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Mon. Dec 1st 2014
November 2014 Stats

Red Oak Station 51 finished the month of November 2014 with 13 calls for service. This brings our yearly total to 154 calls f...

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Wed. Nov 26th 2014
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Friends:
Picture viewing was last Sunday at the fire department between 4pm & 6pm.  We made every attempt t...

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Tue. Nov 4th 2014
Station Addition

The station addition is pretty much complete except for some minor punch list items and final inspection. We will keep all up...

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Red Oak Community Rural Fire Department Inc.
925 West Star Street
Greenville, NC 27834



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252-355-8870

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FIREFIGHTER SPOTLIGHT

 

"Firefighter Tommy Coltrain"

December 2014

Tommy Coltrain (Pictured left)

NAME:  Thomas S. Coltrain

 

TIME OF SERVICE WITH ROFD: 27.5 years

 

POSITIONS HELDFirefighter/Daytime Staff Member

 

HOW AND WHY DID YOU GET INVOLVED WITH THE ROFDTo assist with providing coverage during the hours of 8am - 5pm when most of the volunteers are working thier full-time jobs.  

 

WHAT IS YOUR JOB OUTSIDE OF THE FIRE DEPT(Retired). Worked with the Dupont Corporation for 37 years before retirement and served 30 of those years on the fire brigade. Also served 10 years on the Lagrange volunteer fire department before transfering my membership to the Ayden fire department where I have served the last 28 years as a volunteer firefighter.

 

TELL US ABOUT YOUR FAMILY: I am originally from Lagrange, North Carolina. I am married to my wife Kathy and we have two children (Lisa and Shelton). 

 

BEST ADVICE FOR SOMEONE WANTING TO VOLUNTEER WITH THE ROFDIt is one of the most rewarding things you could ever do but you can only get out of it what you put into it. Oh, and don't forget to keep things in the proper order - Faith, Family & Fire Department.

 

If you would like to watch our year in review video, you can watch it by clicking on the icon below:

 

  

 

 If you have any questions regarding Red Oak Fire Department and/or the services we provide, please contact us at 252-355-8870 or send a message through our web site.

 

 



Recent Calls
 
Brush Fire
Fri. Dec 19th 2014
On 12/19/2014 @ 2256 hours, Red Oak Station 51 was requested to respond to a brush fire on Stantonsburg Rd. near Wellness Dr. 5102(Engine 2) and 5101(Wagon 1) responded. Captain Hanes (5125) arrived and found that the homeowner had a valid permit to burn leaves. All Red Oak units were canceled and r...

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Combine Fire
Fri. Dec 19th 2014
On 12/19/2014 @ 1500 hours, Red Oak Station 51 was requested to respond to combine fire on US 13 near Bell Arthur Rd. 5101(Wagon 1) and 5102(Engine 2) responded. Prior to arrival, units were advised that the fire was out and no units were needed. Chief 5120 continued on to the scene and confirmed th...

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MVC with Injuries
Tue. Dec 16th 2014
On 12/16/2014 @ 1619 hours, Red Oak Station 51 was requested to respond to a MVC with injuries at the intersection of Stantonsburg Rd. and B's BBQ Rd. 5101(Wagon 1) and 5102(Engine 2) responded. Upon arrival, units found 3 vehicles involved, still in the roadway, with moderate to heavy damage. P...

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Reported Structure Fire
Mon. Dec 15th 2014
On 12/15/2014 @ 1618 hours, Red Oak Station 51, along with automatic aid from Bell Arthur Station 52 and GFR Station 2, was requested to respond to a structure fire at the intersection of MacGregor Downs Rd. and Rock Springs Rd. 5101(Wagon 1), 5102(Engine 2), and Chief 5120 responded. Upon arrival, ...

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Vehicle Fire
Mon. Dec 15th 2014
On 12/15/2014 @ 1543 hours, Red Oak Station 51 was requested to respond to a reported vehicle fire near the intersection of Gussie Ln. and Forlines Rd. 5101(Wagon 1) and Chief 5120 responded. Prior to arrival, units were advised that same was not a vehicle fire, but was a vehicle with a radiator iss...

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2014 Call Volume
  Fire
Jan 19
Feb 10
Mar 13
Apr 14
May 14
Jun 9
Jul 12
Aug 13
Sep 23
Oct 14
Nov 13
Dec 12
Total 166

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