at 1416 hours CVFD, Burnet EMS, Llano County SO, Buchanan Dam VFD and East Lake Buchanan VFD were called to Lake Buchanan for an overturn sailboat in rough waters.
The wakes range from 2-6 feet that day. CVFD Firefighter J. Nugent and Fire Chief D. Curtis responded to Big Chief RV park with Command 1 4460 and Rescue boat 4430 and launched to begin the search.
Once in the water Chief Curtis spotted the overturned boat. LT. Sanchez and AFC. Pennington stay on shore.
the Rescue boat navigated the rough water and made contact with the sailboat within 5 minutes of being launched. 2 victims were pulled from the water and returned to the shore with no injuries reported. Their boat was later picked up.
This call lead to CVFD giving Life Saving Awards to Burnet Co SO and Llano Co dispatchers and to a Llano County Deputy.
CVFD will Award Firefighters for this call later in the year.
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At 1458 hours on Friday the 27th, Cassie VFD assisted Llano County SO, Buchanan Dam VFD, Llano County EMS, DPS, LCRA on a Kayaker in distress on Lake Buchanan. CVFD responded with Rescue Boat 1 and assisted rescue efforts.
At 9 am Thanksgiving morning, Cassie VFD was toned to respond to assist Buchanan Dam VFD in Llano County. CVFD responded with Engine 2- 4421 and Tender 1- 4440 with a total of 4 firefighters.Engine 2 was assigned to fire attack and quickly knocked down the fire using CAFS, Tender 1 was assigned to water supply.Buchanan Dam VFD, Kingsland VFD, Hoover Valley VFD, Burnet VFD, Burnet EMS, Llano County EMS, and LLano County SO were on the scene.
at 1416 hours CVFD, Burnet EMS, Llano County SO, Buchanan Dam VFD and East Lake Buchanan VFD were called to Lake Buchanan for an overturn sailboat in rough waters.The wakes range from 2-6 feet that day. CVFD Firefighter J. Nugent and Fire Chief D. Curtis responded to Big Chief RV park with Command 1 4460 and Rescue boat 4430 and launched to begin the search.Once in the water Chief Curtis spotted the overturned boat. LT. Sanchez and AFC. Pennington stay on shore.the Rescue boat navigated th...
CVFD was called to a structure fire at Noon today!Eastlake Buchanan VFD, Burnet, Hoover Valley VFD, Burnet Fire/EMS were also toned in AutoAid But canceled after the initial Interior attack. The building was saved along with the boat, Ranger and golf cart that was parked inside.Also Thank you to Burnet County Sheriff's Office communications dept.
Cassie VFD was Requested to respond to Inks Lake State Park to assist Hoover Valley VFD and TPWD search for 2 hikers, who were lost on a trail.CVFD Command 1 4460 arrived on scene with Chief 4401. HVVFD requested to launch our UAV Drone 1 to assist in searching for the hikers. once Drone 1 was launched, there were reports that they had found the hikers, so Drone 1 was landed and all Cassie VFD units were cleared.
at 14:16 hours Cassie VFD, Burnet EMS, DPS, and Burnet County SO was dispatched to the area of SH 29 and FM 690 for a dump truck rollover.CVFD was first on scene at 14:21 hours to find that actual location was just south of Cassie gate 1 on FM 690 everyone was out of the truck.CVFD Chief Curtis requeted assistance from TXDOT for road work and to help remove the dirt from the dump truck off the road.Burnet County PCT. 1 workers were on scene and offered their assistance and helped clear the roadw...
20:14 hours Cassie VFD was toned to staged at the station for Structure fire off of FM 2341 in East Lake Buchanan VFD district. Chief 4401 responded from the City of Burnet and made scene just after ELBVFD Engine 2, to a fully engulfed house and catching a second house on fire. Crews from East Lake Buchanan VFD, Hoover Valley VFD and Cassie VFD worked for close to 7 hours battling this fire. crews from Cassie and Hoover Valley made entry on the second house to try to save the house. the te...
Hoover, Valley, Burnet EMS, Burnet VFD and Cassie VFD toned to the 100 blk of Iroquois dr in Hoover Valley for a structure fire. upon arrival of HVVFD heavy smoke, fire knocked down. reduced all other incoming units. HVVFD command asking for a TIC, CVFD send their TIC in the command unit to assist. Fire was extinguished and overhaul was completed once the TIC was used to check inside the walls. water heater was the cause of the fire.
at 0913 hrs. on CVFD was toned to a fire started by children.Command 1, Engine 1 and Brush 3 responded to the call.Chief 4401 cancelled Brush 3 and informed Dispatch the fire was out and advised the parents of the fire.all units cleared at 0931 hrs.
11 entries in the Call History
February 27, 2020 at 10:00 AM
Cassie Community Center (North of the Fire Station)
3920 FM 690, Burnet, TX 78611