Wake Forest Fire Department

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Wake Forest Fire Department Fire Photos – May 19, 2015

Here are the latest photos of emergency calls the Wake Forest Fire Department responded to. In case you are not aware, we post the dispatch calls for the WFFD on our Facebook page and you can listen to the Wake Forest News Police and Fire Scanner Channel online. Paper Shreds Burn in Truck A truck carrying paper shreds caught on …

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Wake Forest Massive Fire Truck Parade Today to Kickoff “Camp Celebrate”

Update 12:45 PM – Trucks now scheduled to leave Triangle at 3PM. The Wake Forest Fire Department will join several other local fire departments this afternoon in a Fire Truck Parade to commence “Camp Celebrate.” The first camp in the United States for children who have survived burn injury, Camp Celebrate will meet for the 33rd time this weekend at …

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Wake Forest Fire Department Pours Cold Water On It

The annual Meet in the Street in downtown Wake Forest drew large crowds this year and gave the opportunity for WFFD to show the community some of the things that we do each and every day. This year, the WFFD had a miniature obstacle course set up for children complete with a fire hose used to extinguish “fire” (as pictured …

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Wake Forest Fire Department Responds to Pole Dancer

On April 12th Wake Forest Fire Department Engine 1 and Ladder 1 responded to a car accident at Capital Blvd. and Agora Ct. where a car found a sturdy pole to dance with. The car lost. Sadly, the driver suffered traumatic injuries and was transported to the hospital by Wake EMS.

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Wake Forest Fire Department Rescues Puppy from Certain Death

The Wake Forest Fire Department gets called on for a lot of issues. Sure, there are putting out fires and helping people in car accidents. But saving a 9-month-old puppy from a drain has to be among the coolest of the requests. That’s exactly what happened recently when a puppy fell into a six inch drain pipe at 755 S. …

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2015 Wake Forest Fire Department Fish Fry Not to Be Missed

The Wake Forest Fire Department Fish Fry is, in my book, one of those not to be missed events. I went for the first time last year and I’m kicking myself for not having gone before. The funds raised return to our community in many ways. It’s all for a good cause. It is the type of event where you …

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Busy Day for the Wake Forest Fire Department and Llamas

Friday afternoon the Wake Forest Fire Department was called to a structure fire at 755 S. White Street at the Turnberry Apartments. Luckily it turned out to be a localized alleged stove fire and the entire complex was not involved. One resident received treatment for a breathing difficulties. You can see the video below of a Wake Forest Fire Department …

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Wake Forest Fire Department Gets Some Nice Neused Trucks

Thanks to Lee Wilson here are some excellent photos of some of the new-used equipment Wake Forest Fire Department has added to their arsenal of tools. Here are some Wake Forest Firefighters getting the new Ladder 3 ready for service. And just so old trusty Ladder 1 didn’t feel left out, it got a loving bath.

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WFFD Describes Historic N. Main Street Fire. More Photos.

A historic home that was being renovated caught fire late Wednesday night. The home was located at 427 N. Main Street. The call came in around 11:30pm and when Engine #1 and Ladder #1 arrived on scene within 4 minutes of dispatch, the house was completely engulfed in flames. Ladder #1, Engine #1, Engine #2, and Engine #3 all used …

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VIDEO: Old Wake Forest House Burns to Ground on N. Main St

At 11:15 PM on March 25, 2015, units from Wake Forest and Rolesville were dispatched for a house fire at intersection of W. Juniper Avenue and N. Main Street. The fire was at 427 North Main Street. According to public records the house is owned by David White and was purchased in May of 2013. You can see a video …

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