Welcome to WheelingsBravest.com! We are a website providing content about the Wheeling Fire Department and the Fire Departments of the Ohio County, WV in an unofficial capacity. Wheeling is a small city in an area of 16 square miles in the northern panhandle of the state of West Virginia. We are an hour south of Pittsburgh, PA and two hours east of Columbus, OH. The Wheeling Fire Department proudly protects the lives and property of its 28,000 residents and provides mutual aid to volunteer departments, when needed, in Ohio County and it’s neighboring state, Ohio. The WFD handles an average of 18 calls per day and responded to 6,881 calls in 2015.

Latest Updates: Aug 30, 2016

Vehicle Fire with Extension to Garage – Virginia Street
Vacant House Fire – 163 Stone Church Road

These Are Wheeling’s Bravest!

Virginia St. – Island – Vehicle Fire w/Extension

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City of Wheeling, WV moves to WVSIRN

Wheeling, West Virginia – The City of Wheeling has moved over to the  WV Statewide Interoperable Radio Network (SIRN). The new system allows for better and quicker commutations between agencies as well as different counties. Since the change, you will need to upgrade your scanner to a Digital Trucking Scanner or listen to our online broadcast …

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Wheeling Firefighters were alerted to a vehicle fire early Wednesday morning. After Engine 5 was dispatched the call was upgraded to a structure fire. A full response was sent to Virginia Street and South Huron Street on Wheeling Island. Engine 5 arrived on scene to find the fire in the rear of the residence. C-3 …

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