On April 26, 2024, at 1607, Kanawha Counties Station 2 (Pinch), Station 1 (Clendenin) and Station 34 (Frame) were dispatched to the Elkview Middle School in Area 2 for a vehicle fire that had extended into a building. Chief 2 added Station 3 (Malden) and Station 26 (Sissonville) to the call. Units arrived to find a vehicle well off and extending into the building. An aggressive knock down minimized damage. Units that responded Pinch Engine 21 and 23, Squad 2, Utility 28, Clendenin Engine 11, Tower Ladder 1, Malden Engine 32, Utility 3, Sissonville Engine 263, Utility 268, KCOEM 99 and WVSFMO 3.

– Fire News photos by AC Bradley ‘Sparky’ Scott, Malden VFD