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, … Read more

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. … Read more

26 House Fire Photos – March 17, 2015 – Wake Forest & Stony Hill Fire Departments

On March 17, 2015 in Wake Forest there was a house fire. Photographer Lee Wilson was on the scene afterwards to capture these photos. Lee said, “Wake Forest: 3-17-15. Working House Fire at 718 Elizabeth Ave x-st Oak to Chestnut. Fire in the rear. Good K/D. EMS treated one occupant. WFFD E1 E5 E2 L1 … Read more

Wake Forest Fire Department Fire Photos – March 17 to 18, 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. WFFD Engine #1 Assists Youngsville – March … Read more

Gas Leak – Evacuation

Update 3:32 PM The scene has been reopened. All clear. — This afternoon around 2 PM a person at the Dunkin Donuts on Durham Road, next to Zaxby’s, noticed a strong odor of gasoline. It turns out is was actually coming up through the asphalt. Rut-ro. The nearby businesses, Waffle House, Zaxby’s, Dunkin’ Donuts, Rose … Read more

Burlington & Capital Snag Another Accident

Multiple Wake Forest Fire Department units, including Wake Forest Engine 2, and Wake Forest Ladder 1 were dispatched at around 8:20 PM on Saturday evening for a nasty collision at Burlington Mills and Capital Blvd. The wreck closed the northbound lanes of Capital Boulevard for a while. Those of us who travel local roads are … Read more

Somebody Cut One at U-Haul in Wake Forest and it was Noxious

Around 10 AM on August 28, 2014 (a.k.a today) some unfortunate worker at the U-Haul facility under retrofit on Capital Blvd managed to cut one and release a foul odor. The “one” that he cut was a pipe and the foul order was not the result of a poor eating choice but some noxious fluid … Read more

Wake Forest House Fire on Mid Range Court

This afternoon around 5:30 PM the Wake Forest Fire Department and Rolesville Fire Departments were called to the 5100 block of Mid Range Court for a fire in a house. Upon arrival smoke was seen coming out of the skylight on the roof. Firefighters entered the house and attacked the fire.