Carrollton Volunteer Fire Department was dispatched at 10:30 a.m. Wednesday 23 April 2014 to a reported "structure fire" on Vellines Lane in the northern area of the department's first response district in Carrollton, Virginia. Isle of Wight Sheriff's Deputy on scene reported "shed on fire...propane tank close to structure." Carrollton VFD Engine-10 and ambulance unit Squad-10 responded immediately and arrived to find a large shed fully involved with fire near a residential structure. Per Isle of Wight County structure fire "automatic aide" protocols, Smithfield Volunteer Fire Dept. (SVFD) was also dispatched and Rushmere VFD Tanker-30 was requested. An aggressive fire attack by the E-10 crew quickly brought the fire under control which was reported at 10:57 and arriving SVFD units Engine-50, Engine-52 and Engine-53 assisted to rapidly extinguish the fire, protect surrounding exposures and assist with overhaul operations. The fire was reported out at 12:01 and all CVFD, SVFD and RVFD units were cleared from the scene shortly after that.
A "second call" for Station-10 went out at 11:20 (during the fire) for a reported "accident with injuries...vehicle in a ditch" on Nike Park Road. Carrollton VFD ambulance unit Squad-10, Zone-11 and SVFD unit Engine-53 responded from the fireground. SVFD vehicle-rescue unit Rescue-50 was also dispatched from Station-50. E-53 arrived on scene to verify the initial report and Carrollton VFD S-10 and Z-11 arrived to assume patient care. Nike Park Road was closed while the S-10 ALS crew evaluated the patient who subsequently refused medical care and transport against the advice of the technicians on scene. Isle of Wight Sheriff's Deputies arrived on scene for traffic control and reporting protocols. All Carrollton and SVFD units were cleared by 11:38 a.m.

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