This afternoon Company 11 was requested to assist Jefferson Cou ty Wv. with a River Rescue on the Shenandoah River in the area of “Bull Falls” (Harpers Ferry area).
Support 11-1 & Boat 11-1 with Chief 11 onboard responded. Units from Jefferson county arrived and reported possible two people stranded on an Island with a third possible on the shoreline near the train track (Harpers Ferry side of the river).
Boat 11 and Jefferson Boat 7 (Bakerton VFC) launched and proceeded upstream where they found 2 subjects stranded on an island. Chief 7 and crews on foot began the search along the Harpers Ferry Shoreline looking for the third subject.
All 3 were found and accounted for without injuries. The subjects were escorted back to the boat launch area ( 2 by boat, 1 by foot). Having all subjects accounted for , uninjured and back safely on shore, Shenandoah River Command was terminated and units went inservive when available.