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Child Ejected From Van Struck By Tractor Trailer

Child Ejected From Van Struck By Tractor Trailer

A 7-year-old boy was ejected from a van after it was struck by a tractor trailer Monday morning.

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One Injured After Car Crashes Into Pole in High Point

One Injured After Car Crashes Into Pole in High Point

A driver suffered non-life threatening injuries after his vehicle crashed into a pole in High Point  

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House Fire Under Investigation

House Fire Under Investigation

A family of three was watching TV in their living room when they began to see smoke fill the house Wednesday afternoon.

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Video: Why FD-CPR? (Take The Time And Watch This Video)

Video: Why FD-CPR? (Take The Time And Watch This Video)

When the unthinkable happens, and a firefighter collapses on an emergency scene, we need to be prepared to provide the highest level of care possible. We know that good neurological outcomes can be had in out of hospital cardiac arrest provided high quality chest compressions are initiated early. Unfortunately, the...

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Firefighters, Police Wait Tables For Charity

Firefighters, Police Wait Tables For Charity

Don’t be confused if you see firefighters and police officers waiting tables at The Peppermill Cafe on Saturday. They’re battling it out to see who can raise the most money for charity.

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One Man Critically Injured Following Three-Car Pile Up

One Man Critically Injured Following Three-Car Pile Up

A three-car pileup sent four people to the hospital, one in critical condition

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Crews Respond To A Vehicle Accident With Possible Entrapment

Crews Respond To A Vehicle Accident With Possible Entrapment

High Point Fire Department E9, L7 and BC2 responded to a two vehicle accident with possible entrapment Wednesday afternoon on Kivett Drive. On arrival all patients were free of the vehicle.   Photos by FEO West McBride and BC2 Curt Madden

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911 Operators Ready For Market Crowds

911 Operators Ready For Market Crowds

As marketgoers descend on High Point this week, emergency calls to 911 will more than double with more than 80,000 people from across the globe popping in and out of furniture showrooms, restaurants and bars, all centered around downtown

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Beyond The Intersection

Beyond The Intersection

This week, I visited once again the ghost bike, the funeral wreath and the two crosses in the middle of nowhere.    

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Two People Injured After Car Crashes Into House

Two People Injured After Car Crashes Into House

Two people were injured Monday afternoon after a car crashed into a house.Police responded to the 600 block of Wesley Avenue shortly after 3:20 p.m. to find a 55-year-old man had crashed his Nissan Maxima into the base foundation of a woman’s house  

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Video: Boston Firefighters Injured in Four-Alarm Blaze

Video: Boston Firefighters Injured in Four-Alarm Blaze

 Boston and Brookline fire departments responded to a four-alarm fire   


Video: Maine Apartment Fire Claims Sixth Victim

Video: Maine Apartment Fire Claims Sixth Victim

Firefighters work to douse a fire


Audio/Video: Detroit Firefighter Falls from Tower Ladder

Audio/Video: Detroit Firefighter Falls from Tower Ladder

 A Detroit firefighter is in stable condition


Video: Three Buffalo, N.Y. Firefighters, Cop Hurt in Suspicious Fire

Video: Three Buffalo, N.Y. Firefighters, Cop Hurt in Suspicious Fire

Three firefighters and a police officer were injured 


Oakland Rope Rescue

Oakland Rope Rescue

Two window washers had to be rescued


Man Rescued from Fire in Everett, Wa

Man Rescued from Fire in Everett, Wa

Everett firefighters were dispatched


Video: Welding Causes Los Angeles Pier Fire

Video: Welding Causes Los Angeles Pier Fire

A spark from a welder’s torch


Video: 4 Kids Dead, 2 Adults Injured In Roseland Fire

Video: 4 Kids Dead, 2 Adults Injured In Roseland Fire

 Four children were killed and two adults were seriously injured


40% Of DC’s Ladder Trucks Fail Inspection

40% Of DC’s Ladder Trucks Fail Inspection

Forty percent of the ladder trucks in the District of Columbia have been taken out...


San Diego Should Hire More Firefighters

San Diego Should Hire More Firefighters

San Diego should hire more firefighters


Video: Fort Lauderdale’s Firehouse 2 Ranked Busiest

Video: Fort Lauderdale’s Firehouse 2 Ranked Busiest

“No one runs as many calls as we do,”  


Video: Fire Truck Falls Into Hole

Video: Fire Truck Falls Into Hole

Officials with the Summersville VFD


New York’s Bravest Rescue 3 Kids Trapped In Blaze

New York’s Bravest Rescue 3 Kids Trapped In Blaze

Firefighters rescued three children Tuesday  


Video: Arson Investigators Looking Into S. 4th Street Bar Fire

Video: Arson Investigators Looking Into S. 4th Street Bar Fire

Arson investigators are looking into who and what caused a  fire      


Photos: Seattle Home Damaged In Suspicious Fire

Photos: Seattle Home Damaged In Suspicious Fire

A home in the Roosevelt neighborhood of Seattle


Video: Cause Determined in Brooklyn Fire That Claimed FDNY Officer

Video: Cause Determined in Brooklyn Fire That Claimed FDNY Officer

FDNY Lt. killed in high rise fire


Fort Worth Firefighter Hurt in Ceiling Collapse

Fort Worth Firefighter Hurt in Ceiling Collapse

A Mayday was called early Friday morning  


Video: Retired Fire Chief Named FDNY Commissioner

Video: Retired Fire Chief Named FDNY Commissioner

Mayor Bill de Blasio appointed Daniel Nigro Friday       


Video: Memphis Firefighters Caught in Collapse

Video: Memphis Firefighters Caught in Collapse

Officials say four Memphis firefighters were rescued from a burning building


Video: Firefighters Fight Flames On Jasper Street

Video: Firefighters Fight Flames On Jasper Street

Firefighters attacked the flames through the front door  


Firefighter Hurt At South Side Fire

Firefighter Hurt At South Side Fire

A Chicago firefighter was hospitalized    


Video: 5-Alarm Construction Project Fire Causes Building Collapse

Video: 5-Alarm Construction Project Fire Causes Building Collapse

An apartment complex under construction


Video: Buffalo Firefighters Make Valiant Rescue Attempt

Video: Buffalo Firefighters Make Valiant Rescue Attempt

Just before 7 a.m. Sunday firefighters arrived on the scene


Video: Fire At Old American Furniture Plant In Martinsville

Video: Fire At Old American Furniture Plant In Martinsville

A huge fire burned for several hours


Explosives Force Kingsport Firefighters to Evacuate | Model City Firefighter

Explosives Force Kingsport Firefighters to Evacuate | Model City Firefighter

The loud air horns blasts and “Everyone Evacuate “   More News and...


Video: Firefighter Critically Injured While Training In Selma

Video: Firefighter Critically Injured While Training In Selma

A Valley firefighter suffered a training tragedy


Video: Firefighter Killed After Falling Off Dallas Bridge

Video: Firefighter Killed After Falling Off Dallas Bridge

  A firefighter with Dallas Fire – Rescue 


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