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Welcome to the Official Website for the Washington County Life Saving Crew

The Washington County Life Saving Crew provides Emergency Medical Services in Washington County, Virginia.  We rely heavily on financial contributions from our community. These contributions help us to respond to over 3,000 emergencies each year. Even if you or your loved ones have never needed our services, you can rest easy knowing that we are there for you 365 days a year. Our continued operation is a direct result of your donations and we appreciate your consideration.

83rd Annual VAVRS Conference Success!

Probationary Junior Member Olivia Bostic, October 23

​Washington County Life Saving Crew members attended the 83rd annual Virginia Association of Volunteer Rescue Squads conference in Virginia Beach, Virginia during the final week of September.

This year, members competed in various events, such as Light Duty Rescue, Advanced Life Support, Basic Life Support, and Emergency Vehicle Operations (EVOC.) We are proud to announce that this year’s teams won ... (Full Story & Photos)

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Admin, September 10

Today, we have the ability to predict with more accuracy than ever dangerous tornadoes, hurricanes, winter storms, and floods. We know the areas that are prone to earthquakes and areas that are susceptible to wildfires, and we can tell hours in advance whether a tsunami will hit our shores.

However, in spite of all the capabilities for advance warnings, Americans are still quite poor at preparing ... (Full Story & Photos)

Remembering Justin "Scooter" Yurong

Member Marit Domjahn, August 02

For the public and current members of Washington County Life Saving Crew who never had the privilege of meeting Justin “Scooter” Yurong, I will try to put into words the impossible task of explaining what a truly amazing man Justin was.

I met Justin when he joined WCLSC as a probationary member on November 3rd of 2004. Both Justin and I were 17 and brand new to EMS. I had just been brought on as ... (Full Story & Photos)

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Admin, July 05

On July 28th, 2017, Blood Assurance is having the third annual Battle of the Badges Blood Drive at the Abingdon Police Department (425 West Main Street) from 9am - 7pm. All first responders and the public are challenged to come and given blood to help save a life. This is a competition between Washington County Life Saving Crew, Washington County Sheriff's Office, Abingdon Fire Department, and the ... (Full Story & Photos)

Firework Safety

Admin, July 04

Fireworks Safety Tips

Leave Fireworks to the Professionals

The best way to protect your family is to not use any fireworks at home. Instead, attend public fireworks displays and leave the lighting to the professionals.

If you plan to use fireworks, make sure they are legal in your area.

Be Extra Careful With Sparklers

Little arms are too short to hold sparklers, which can heat up to 1,200 degrees. ... (Full Story & Photos)

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