Wake Forest Fire Department

The roof, the roof, the roof is on fire. Sorry could not resist.

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 18, 2015 Engine #1 responded …

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Wake Forest Fire Department Response Photos March 13-15, 2015

You have to just be in awe of the wonderful job the Wake Forest Fire Department does. You can follow their dispatch calls on our Facebook page and listen to the live Wake Forest scanner, here. March 13, 2015 – Van Burns Next To Home A van burned close to two homes on Trammel Ct Friday morning. Engine #1 arrived …

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Wake Forest Fire Department Hangs by a Rope

Members from the Wake Forest Fire Department A-Shift participated in technical rescue training Sunday in which they trained on rappelling down a wall, raising and lowering a victim, and various other rope rescue techniques. This training was apart of the NC Technical Rescue certification.

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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 Mart, and the Main Street …

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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 all too familiar with the …

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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 that was now leaking out. …

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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.

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Driver Hides Car in Woods on N. Main Street

A driver headed south on North Main Street, at just about Harris Road, somehow managed to stash his vehicle on its side in the woods on the other side of the road. Luckily the driver was fine but first responders worried about snakes were a little stressed. Wake Forest Engine 2, not usually this close to this part of town, …

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Nasty Collision on Galaxy Drive Sends Two to Hospital

At about 12:30 PM on Monday witnesses reported a driver driving on Dr. Calvin Jones Highway missed a red light while driving a Lincoln Town Car and unfortunately collided almost dead-on the passenger door of a car turning left onto Galaxy Drive. I do not believe there was a passenger in the car that was struck. Both drivers were transported …

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