Beach Marine Fire Rescue Team to conduct pyrotechnic flare operations this weekend

Posted at 7:06 PM, Oct 24, 2013
and last updated 2013-10-24 19:06:39-04

Virginia Beach, Va. – This weekend, the Virginia Beach Fire Department Marine Fire Rescue Team will be conducting pyrotechnic flare operations.

They are scheduled for Saturday and Sunday from 2-2:30 p.m. off the coast of Virginia Beach.

Citizens will be able to see the flares from the shore in the Oceanfront area.

Emergency crews and the Coast Guard are aware of the operations and they’ll be able to verify 911 calls with Marine Teams on duty.