Welcome to the West Yadkin Fire Department
"Westside Hose & Ladder Company"
Proudly serving since November 12, 1959
The West Yadkin Fire Department is a dedicated professional organization made up of an elite team of firefighters and emergency service providers. We take pride in being an aggressive and dedicated Fire Company in Yadkin County. Our goal is to provide our citizens and neighbors with top quality, professional services to educate our community, reduce life safety hazards, and mitigate emergency incidents. Our department has a dedicated membership of volunteers and career firefighters, who have a fleet of state of the art fire equipment to deliver the best service to our community. This website is here as one example of the equipment to better serve you. Please take time to use this tool to learn more about us and what we do!
Wed. Jan 20th 2016
Winter Store Jonas is approaching - Please be careful if you have to be out.
Thu. Dec 24th 2015
Hope everyone has a wonderful and Merry Christmas. Stay safe as you travel to and from family gatherings.
Mon. Dec 14th 2015
West Yadkin Firefighters had their annual awards dinner on Saturday December 5th, 2015 @ 6pm. Members were served BBQ with fixings from Little Richards. Awards were presented by Captain Matthew Mitchell as he emceed the event at the fire station. Receiving awards as pictured left to right....
Fri. Nov 20th 2015
It's that time of the year again, Thanksgiving - the smell of turkey, mashed potatoes, dressing and all other fixings. Along with family and friends to share the holiday and treasure the memories for a lifetime. Traditional Thanksgiving meals have changed over the years with the addition of deep...
Tue. Oct 20th 2015
Come out and see us on Halloween Night from 6PM-9PM. Hope to see everyone here and hope everyone has a safe Halloween!!!!
Fri. Feb 5th 2016
18 Responded to a dumpster fire at Blue Rhino plant on Buck Shoals Rd. Fire was contained quickly and no exposures threatened.
Sat. Jan 23rd 2016
West Yadkin Firefighters and Medical Responders stayed busy with snow storm Jonas that blanketed the state and the east coast. Several vehicles off the roadway were reported on 421 and I-77. No bad injuries were reported in our response area.
Tue. Jan 19th 2016
Station 18 along with Station 9 and Yadkin EMS were dispatched to a MVA around 12:49 pm today on US 421 Northbound in between the Buck Shoals Rd. overpass and Windsor Rd. Exit. Rescue Engine 1804 and Ladder 18 responded and arrived to find a Dodge 4 door truck pulling a 20' enclosed trailer had ...
Sun. Jan 17th 2016
West Yadkin firefighters responded early Sunday morning @ 06:30 to Sparks Rd. just off Cheek Rd to assist Buck Shoals with a Structure Fire. An 18 member was on the scene within minutes from dispatch to find a 20 x 24 out building fully involved and nearly on the ground. Inside was a water stove use...
Fri. Dec 25th 2015
On Christmas night at 2200 hours, West Yadkin Fire Department was called out to the scene of a minor 1 vehicle accident. Engine 1804 and Squad 1815 arrived on scene to find a small 80's model sport utility vehicle that had left the roadway and went into a large field. The vehicle with little or ...