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Video: Neighbors Save Couple From High Point Fire 

Video: Neighbors Save Couple From High Point Fire 

The two alarm blaze called for more than a dozen High Point Fire Department Trucks. As crews search through the debris Sunday afternoon, the cause is still undetermined and the investigation is on going.  

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Video: Man, Dog Die In Early Morning House Fire 

Video: Man, Dog Die In Early Morning House Fire 

Black marks permanently staining the outside of a small blue house on Williams Avenue, broken windows and burned debris strewn about the front yard are what remains of a tragic scene that unfolded early Wednesday morning.

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Video:High Point House Fire Kills One, Another Injured 

Video:High Point House Fire Kills One, Another Injured 

The High Point Fire Department is investigating a house fire that killed one person overnight.

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Tuesday Night Fire Displaces Four 

Tuesday Night Fire Displaces Four 

Four people are displaced after a Tuesday night fire. Battalion Chief Curt Madden said firefighters responded to 917 South Rd at 8:08 p.m. and quickly got the blaze under control.

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Police Say Minivan Traveling 101 Mph Before Impact 

Police Say Minivan Traveling 101 Mph Before Impact 

At the crash site where a man died early Tuesday morning lies a beaded necklace, a rearview mirror and several feet of shredded guardrail. High Point police responded to the crash at 4:39 a.m. at the intersection of S. University Parkway and E. Kearns Avenue.

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High Point Fire, Police Departments To Host Fundraiser 

High Point Fire, Police Departments To Host Fundraiser 

The High Point police and fire departments are joining forces on Saturday to host a series of runs to raise money for two charities. The two departments are hosting an inaugural 1-mile fun run, 5K and 10K to raise money for the Law Enforcement Torch Run for the Special Olympics of N.C. and Pink Cares Piedmont.

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Mercedes-Benz Extrication Cut Points – Boron Extrication

Mercedes-Benz Extrication Cut Points – Boron Extrication

Embedded in the black shading at the edge of the windshield and the rear window on the Mercedes-Benz S-Class sedan are lines that show where the heavily reinforced roof and “A” and “C” pillars can be cut safely.

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2 Being Treated For Life-Threatening Injuries After Head-On Collision in High Point 

2 Being Treated For Life-Threatening Injuries After Head-On Collision in High Point 

Two people are being treated for life-threatening injuries at Wake Forest Baptist in Winston-Salem, according to Lt. W. Heaviland with High Point police

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Video: One Firefighter Killed, Another Injured Battling Pineville Fire 

Video: One Firefighter Killed, Another Injured Battling Pineville Fire 

A firefighter died while battling a 3-alarm fire Saturday night in a Pineville shopping center, Charlotte Fire chief Jon Hannan said. Pineville Fire crews responded just after 9 p.m. to a fire at Countryside Shopping Center off Pineville-Matthews Road. Charlotte Fire and Mecklenburg County Fire crews assisted. 

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Emergency Roof Bail-Outs | VentEnterSearch.com

Emergency Roof Bail-Outs | VentEnterSearch.com

The idea here is simple, if you are on a roof and cut off from your means of egress and had to get off the roof in a hurry, how would you do it? Obviously we hope to never find ourselves in this situation, but it’s something worth considering.  

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NC Fire News

Embolism Killed Rescue Diver In Lake Norman, Autopsy Shows  

A firefighter who drowned in Lake Norman while trying to retrieve the body of a lost swimmer died from a gas embolism

 


Fire Destroys Seafood Warehouse 

A fire early Saturday morning destroyed a seafood business warehouse on Gallants Channel

 


Video: Charlotte Fire Rescue Crews Bring Advanced Training and Tools to Emergencies

There were a number of wrecks on Interstate 77 Monday afternoon but one took several firefighters nearly 45 minutes


Large Fire Destroys Home In Northwest Charlotte

Emergency responders battled a large house fire in northwest Charlotte Monday


Video: Wilmington Firefighters Train For High-Rise Situations 

Wilmington and New Hanover County firefighters went through training at Cape Fear Community College

 


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Video: Winston-Salem Fire Department’s Swift Water Rescue Team Warns of Flooding

As rain continues to fall steadily across the area, with more expected in the coming days, firefighters are reminding drivers and pedestrians about how dangerous flooding can be.

 


Video: Firefighters Ask For Educational Incentive Pay 

Speakers came out to Wilmington City Council tonight in support of educational incentive pay for the Wilmington Fire Department.



Video: Greensboro Fire Department Investigating Fire At Jones Elementary School 

Jones Elementary School students returned to school on normal schedule Thursday

 

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Video: Teen Cooking Pork Chops Escapes House As Kitchen Burns 

A Charlotte teen escaped from his burning home

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Video: Authorities Investigating Suspicious Fire at Reidsville Business 

Authorities are investigating a suspicious fire



Video:Fire Departments Honor Fallen Volunteer Firefighter 

It’s been three days since Pineville volunteer firefighter Richard Sheltra was tragically killed in the line of duty


Video: Charlotte Firefighter Fights For His Life 

He’s fighting a fight he and his family never expected. 


Car Goes Down Embankment Near Kernersville 

Deputies with the Forsyth County Sheriff’s Office are on the scene of a car down an embankment near Kernersville.


Video: Fire Heavily Damages Raleigh Home 

A fire has heavily damaged a home on Swingline Way


Emergency Crews Respond To House Fire In Greensboro 

Multiple agencies responded to a house fire in the 1100 block of Alamance Church Road


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US Fire News

Video: One Year After Face Transplant, Ex-Firefighter Sees New ‘Normal’ 

Video: One Year After Face Transplant, Ex-Firefighter Sees New ‘Normal’ 

Mississippi firefighter Pat Hardison was 27 in 2001, when the roof of a burning house...


Caught on Video: Mayday – Flashover Traps Firefighters in Emmaus, PA – Statter911

Caught on Video: Mayday – Flashover Traps Firefighters in Emmaus, PA – Statter911

A fire at 8th and Chestnut in Emmaus, Pennsylvania (Lehigh County) that trapped...


Video: Driver Car Collides With Fire Engine On Man o’ War 

Video: Driver Car Collides With Fire Engine On Man o’ War 

A firefighter was trapped temporarily in the driver’s seat of a fire truck  


Audio/Video: FDNY Investigates Cause of Manhattan Church Fire 

Audio/Video: FDNY Investigates Cause of Manhattan Church Fire 

City crews cleared debris from the burned hulk of a historic Flatiron church Monday  


Video: Apartment Resident To Firefighter: ‘I’m Not Going Down That Ladder!’ 

Video: Apartment Resident To Firefighter: ‘I’m Not Going Down That Ladder!’ 

Liz Trokey says it’s a lucky thing a fire that broke out at her senior apartment...


Video: Flashover Forces Bailout at Virginia Fire 

Video: Flashover Forces Bailout at Virginia Fire 

Firefighters were briefly trapped while searching for an occupant in Manassas fire Source:...


Video: Fresno Firefighter Critical After Falling Through Roof Of Burning Home

Video: Fresno Firefighter Critical After Falling Through Roof Of Burning Home

A Fresno firefighter is in critical condition


Phoenix Underpaid 192 Firefighters For Up To 4 Years

Phoenix Underpaid 192 Firefighters For Up To 4 Years

A payroll error that resulted in 192 Phoenix firefighters being underpaid


‘Mayday! Mayday!’ How A Firefighter Lost His Life

‘Mayday! Mayday!’ How A Firefighter Lost His Life

“Mayday! Mayday! Mayday! We have a firefighter down!”


Video: Buffalo Firefighters Rescue Man from Blaze

Video: Buffalo Firefighters Rescue Man from Blaze

A man rescued from a burning East side home


Video: Fire Engulfs Abandoned Philadelphia Store

Video: Fire Engulfs Abandoned Philadelphia Store

 Firefighters were on the scene of a three alarm fire  FOX 29 News Philadelphia...


Photos: Fire Raging Out-Of-Control In Edgewater, New Jersey

Photos: Fire Raging Out-Of-Control In Edgewater, New Jersey

The fire broke out inside the Avalon apartment complex 


Video: Bel Air Paramedic Killed By Utility Truck While Trying To Reach Injured Person

Video: Bel Air Paramedic Killed By Utility Truck While Trying To Reach Injured Person

A Harford County volunteer firefighter was killed


$500K Gift To Fire Dept. Closes Firm’s Chap. 9 Role

$500K Gift To Fire Dept. Closes Firm’s Chap. 9 Role

A global law firm that billed Detroit taxpayers millions 


Video:10 Killed In 4 Separate Fires in SC

Video:10 Killed In 4 Separate Fires in SC

Authorities in South Carolina are investigating 


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 


Video:  Fire Trucks & Food

Video: Fire Trucks & Food

We all have to shop for food, but what about firefighters doing it while on the clock? NBC-2.com...


Video: Getting To The Bottom of Don Austin’s Resignation

Video: Getting To The Bottom of Don Austin’s Resignation

Buried in this week’s news was the story of yet another    


The Fire Was Nearly Gone, But Then Came The Crash

The Fire Was Nearly Gone, But Then Came The Crash

Detroit firefighters made their way into the house  


$24.2M Federal Grant To Hire 150 Detroit Firefighters A ‘Godsend’

$24.2M Federal Grant To Hire 150 Detroit Firefighters A ‘Godsend’

$24.2 million federal grant  the largest ever awarded  


Videos: Fatal Maryland Church Fire

Videos: Fatal Maryland Church Fire

A priest injured in a Ocean City church fire has died  


One Rescued, None Injured At St. Andrews Apartment Fire

One Rescued, None Injured At St. Andrews Apartment Fire

One person was rescued from a second-floor balcony


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