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VA-TF1 Preparing to Deploy to South Carolina | News Release | Fairfax County Fire and Rescue

VA-TF1 preparing to deploy to South Carolina

by Fairfax County Fire & Rescue Department

The Fairfax County Urban Search and Rescue team, VA-TF1 has been activated by FEMA to deploy to South Carolina.

VA-TF1, one of the twenty eight elite FEMA USAR teams, will be departing for South Carolina to assist with the ongoing flooding that is occurring in the region.

This is the second deployment for the task force this year.  Their most recent mission was an international deployment to Nepal.

Photos by Captain Randy Bittinger


  

VA-TF1 has been activated to deploy to South Carolina due to flooding.
Photos by Captain Randy Bittinger

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