Colwood Fire Rescue

Colwood, View Royal fire ready for annual open houses

Demonstrations, equipment displays, fire trucks, treats and fun for the family June 8 and 9

 

West Shore students learn life-saving skills at yearly Fire Safety Expo

Firefighters from Metchosin, Langford, Colwood, Sooke teach SD62 students

 

Flares used in Greater Victoria training exercise prompt 911 call

A training exercise created an orange glow in the sky Monday night

 

Crash along Sooke Road in Colwood causes minor injuries

Traffic was briefly down to one lane while emergency crews were on scene

Colwood fire trucks too heavy to cross Esquimalt Lagoon Bridge

Colwood Fire Rescue’s larger trucks exceed bridge’s weight limit

  • Oct 2, 2018

Local department sees spike in fires in recent months

Colwood Fire Rescue responded to four fires, 10 complaints

Rollover crash in Colwood occurred after driver had epileptic seizure

Colwood Fire used the Jaws of Life to extricate two people inside the vehicle

Colwood beach fire prompts fire ban reminder

All fires are prohibited in the city, including outdoor fire appliances

Colwood fire open house draws big crowd, smiles

Youngsters got to be a firefighter for a day

Colwood fire opens doors to the public

Annual open house takes place on June 10

  • Jun 5, 2018

Colwood firefighters extinguish first brush fire of the season

Fire chief says early detection was key in keeping the fire from getting out of control

  • May 28, 2018

Emergency crews rescue trapped driver after rollover crash in Colwood

The driver was transported to hospital, and the extent of his injuries are unknown

West Shore municipalities eye mass notification system

System would send out info via text, email or phone call in an emergency

Santa hits West Shore streets with local fire departments

Firefighters help to raise food and cash for a worthwhile cause

West Shore toddler gets head stuck in candle holder

Crews were able to safely remove the three-foot-long holder

Slow summer fire season for Colwood Fire Rescue

Despite fewer grass fires, calls still on the rise

Colwood Volunteer Firefighters Association hosting 21st annual golf tournament

Money raised goes to the Colwood Volunteer Firefighters Association scholarship fund

Colwood Fire responds to pair of Sunday afternoon incidents

A small fire at Royal Roads University proved to be difficult to locate