FacebookTwitterYouTube

Go To Search
I'm Looking For...
Click to Home

News Flash module icon

View Archived News Releases (From January 1 - June 30, 2013 )

TVF&R

Posted on: January 11, 2016

Fire Destroys Large Skyline Barn in Multnomah County

Skyline Barn early.jpg

The barn was engulfed in flames and the owner was attempting to get items out of the structure when firefighters arrived. The 10,000 square-foot barn, valued at $650,000, contained farm equipment, all-terrain vehicles, fertilizer and hay.

Firefighters from Portland Fire & Rescue, Hillsboro Fire & Rescue, and Washington County Fire District 2 assisted TVF&R crews. Since the rural area had no fire hydrants, crews had to shuttle water to the scene using water tenders.

Because of the likelihood of a structural collapse and the presence of ammunition that was stored inside the barn, firefighters extinguished the fire from outside the building. Crews were able to limit fire damage to the barn and prevent it from spreading to other structures on the property.

One man was transported by Metro West Ambulance to an area hospital for smoke inhalation. Crews remained on scene for more than two hours to extinguish hot spots. The barn was a total loss and a fire investigator is working to determine how and where the fire started.

Facebook Twitter Google Plus Email

Other News in TVF&R

flameless_candle_4_thumb.jpg

Keep the Holidays Merry

Posted on: December 1, 2017
2017Toys_thumb.jpg

Spread Holiday Cheer for Children in Need

Posted on: November 16, 2017
092014 scoggins valley wildland fire _2.jpg

Fire District Eclipse Preparations

Posted on: August 18, 2017
Almond Street Fire - 2_thumb.jpg

Firefighters Battle Aloha House Fire

Posted on: March 31, 2017
2016 Toy Drive.JPG

Spread Holiday Cheer for Children in Need

Posted on: November 17, 2016
Community Paramedic_thumb.jpg

Home Visits Enhance Patient Care

Posted on: November 8, 2016
IMG_4631.JPG

Newberg and TVF&R Join Forces

Posted on: July 1, 2016

Spread Holiday Cheer for Children in Need

Posted on: November 23, 2015
Go Pink.JPG_thumb.jpeg

TVF&R Firefighters ‘Go Pink’

Posted on: October 8, 2015
New-Station-70.jpg

TVF&R Opens New Station 70 in Raleigh Hills

Posted on: September 30, 2015

TVF&R Welcomes Its Newest Recruits

Posted on: February 3, 2015
rags.png

Got a Wood Refinishing Project?

Posted on: April 29, 2014
PROJ MISC BEAVERTON FORUM 2014 03 19 sm.jpg

Beaverton Community Vision Update

Posted on: March 17, 2014

TVF&R Turns 25!

Posted on: February 28, 2014
PulsePoint App

Happy Birthday PulsePoint!

Posted on: January 29, 2014