Welcome to the Mocksville Fire Department Website!
We hope our website provides citizens of the Mocksville community with access to the most up-to-date information regarding the Fire Department. If you have a question about burning, hydrants, etc, checkout our Frequently Asked Questions page. Are you interested in applying for a job or volunteering? Checkout our Join Us page. If your curious about who is in the department, check out our Members page which displays our leadership, paid staff, and volunteers.
You can see our blog below, or by selecting the blog link at the top of the webpage. To the right is our call run report. To view more details about the calls we run, checkout the full report.
Our Mission Statement:
The Mocksville Fire Department Members dedicate ourselves to the protection of our community’s quality of life through fire suppression, emergency medical care and hazardous materials response. We further strive to reduce losses from these events through community education, constant quality training and education.
Mocksville Fire News
On January 5th, the Mocksville Fire Department along with the Davie County Rescue Squad, Davie County Fire Marshal's Offiice, and Davie EMS were called out to Buck Seaford Rd to assist Davie County Animal Services with a horse stuck in a frozen pond. When personnel arrived the horse was found a few feet off of the bank, but its lower legs were stuck under the ice. Members of the Davie County Rescue Squad and the Davie County Fire Marshal's Office were able to don dry suits and enter the water to free the horse's leg. Members of the Mocksville Fire Department rigged a mechanical advantage system to help pull the horse up the bank. Once the leg was free the horse was pulled to shore where it was able to walk out on its own. The animal was then treated by a veterinarian [...]
On 1/2/2018 at around 11:30AM, an off duty Jerusalem firefighter was driving past a residence and noticed smoke and flames showing from the delta side of the structure located at 775 S Main St. The Mocksville Fire Department, Jerusalem Volunteer Fire Department, County Line Volunteer Fire Department (RIT), Davie County Fire Marshal's Office, Davie County EMS, Davie County Rescue Squad, and Mocksville Police Department responded to the structure. All occupants were able to safely exit the structure. South Main street was shutdown during fire operations to ensure a safe scene for the first responders. Upon arrival Mocksville Engine 2201 made a hydrant connection and pulled 2 lines to attack the structure. MFD personnel along with the assisting agencies began attacking the fire from both the exterior and interior of the structure. Negative pressure was used to remove the smoke on the interior and visibility conditions improved greatly. After extinguishing [...]
On 12/14/17 at approximately 0230hrs the Mocksville Fire Department with automatic aid from Jerusalem VFD was dispatched to a commercial fire alarm at the House of Raeford poultry processing plant located at 251 Eaton Rd Mocksville. Shortly after dispatch Mocksville PD units advised the Davie County communications center of a working fire. E2201 arrived on scene to find a heavy volume of fire visible through the roof on the "Charlie" side of the building. The call was upgraded to a second alarm, requesting a third department and a second ladder truck, Chief 2200 arrived and assumed command of the scene, and requested additional resources and developing and incident action plan. Due to the potential release of a large amount of Anhydrous Ammonia from the site and the close proximity of a residential area. Mooresville HAZMAT Team was requested to respond and conduct air monitoring on the site and in [...]
On 11/30/2017 the Mocksville Fire Department, along with mutual aid from the Smith Grove Fire Department, Fork Fire Department, and Davie County Fire Marshals Office responded to a structure fire at a vacant house on Railroad Street in Mocksville. Upon arrival fire conditions were visible from the exterior of the structure. Under command of Firefighter Cameron Chappell, Mocksville Engine 2201 established a connection to the hydrant and members from all of the departments began an interior and exterior attack of the structure. The fire was contained to the abandoned structure and was quickly extinguished. There were occupied homes very close to this structure that were not only saved, but had no damage, due to the rapid response and teamwork shown by all of the departments. The total on scene time was around 3 hours from start to finish. This fire had the potential to extend into other structures, cause [...]
The week of October 23rd was a busy week for the Mocksville Fire Department. The department was lucky enough to access the old Davie County High School during demolition. Mocksville Fire Deparment and the school system teamed up to allow firefighters the use of two of buildings before they were demolished. This facility provided a great location for the firefighters to practice search drills, hose advancement, ladder techniques, and firefighter down drills. The department took full advantage of the grounds and were able to train for a total of 15 hours that week. Firefighters practiced advancing hose down long halls and around different rooms. They also practiced skills necessary to rescue trapped civilians and firefighters. Your Mocksville Firefighters were even able to work with Smith Grove Fire Department, Cornantzer Dulin Fire Department, and County Line Fire Department to grow the working [...]
On October 20th Assistant Fire Chief Lonnie Horne was inducted into the Davie County Firefighter Hall of Fame. Chief Horne has been serving the Mocksville Fire Department since 2005. Chief Horne has earned this due to his many years of service to our community. Mocksville Fire Department would like to honor and congratulate Chief Horne on this great accomplishment.
The Mocksville Fire Department is proud to announce that we have met the standards set forth by the NC Association of Rescue and Emergency Medical Services, Inc. to be recognized as a Light Rescue Provider, Confined Space Rescue Provider and Medical Responder Unit.
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On 12/10/16 at 1455 hrs Mocksville Fire with automatic aid from Fork Station 15 VFD were dispatched to a reported house fire with a elderly subject possibly inside. MFD E2205 responded with a crew of 2 and reported heavy smoke visible from the station and upon arrival found a residential structure with heavy involvement on the "Charlie" side. Mutual aid was requested from Jerusalem Station 21 to the scene and Sheffield Callahan Station 16 for district coverage. As manpower arrived search and fire attack was made and the fire was brought under control. Search was negative, the occupant was away at the time of the fire. DC Fire Marshall was on site and conducted initial investigation. No injuries were reported. The fire was accidental in nature and caused heavy damage to the home.
On 12/10/16 Mocksville Fire was dispatched to a second possible house fire. L22 with SCVFD E1602 and automatic aid from William R Davie Station 17 responded. L22 & E1602 arrived to find a 2 story residential with light smoke coming from a window. Investigation found the fire had been extinguished by the occupants. Fire crews checked for extension with Thermal Camera finding none. Microwave and stove were removed and power secure, smoke was removed by PPV fan. No other actions were required, fire was accidental.