Wilmington Fire Department
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WFD: 'Unusual circumstances' surround fire death
Submitted by WWAY on Thu, 08/09/2012 - 10:46pm.

A Wilmington Fire Department spokesman says there are "unusual circumstances" surrounding a house fire where a man was found dead today.

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WFD investigates arson at Market Street car lot
Submitted by WWAY on Fri, 07/27/2012 - 4:04pm.

Wilmington firefighters are investigating a suspected arson at a used car lot on Market Street. It happened last night just after 11:30 p.m.

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Crews contain flames on shrimp boat
Submitted by Cacky Catlett on Sun, 07/22/2012 - 3:37pm.

Fire crews battled flames last night on a shrimp boat in the Seabreeze community.

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Refrigerator blamed for 8th Street fire
Submitted by WWAY on Mon, 07/16/2012 - 1:26pm.

The Wilmington Fire Department says a fire this morning at 1022 S. 8th St. started from an electrical short in and around a refrigerator powered by an extension cord.

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Neighbors save woman from apartment fire
Submitted by Katie Harden on Fri, 07/13/2012 - 3:23pm.

video Investigators say an apartment fire off Wrightsville Avenue last night quickly filled the home with smoke, with one woman still inside. Before firefighters could arrive, neighbors jumped to action.

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Firefighters save six pets from burning house
Submitted by WWAY on Tue, 07/10/2012 - 3:29pm.

video Firefighters contained a morning house fire to one bedroom limiting the damage inside. But it's what else the firefighters saved that have the residents thankful.

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Firefighters get help from Firehouse Subs
Submitted by WWAY on Tue, 06/05/2012 - 3:57pm.

Firehouse subs is giving back to area fire departments. The Firehouse Subs Public Safety Foundation donated more than $30,000 worth of equipment today

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CFPUA hit gas line, homes evacuated in Wilmington
Submitted by WWAY on Thu, 05/31/2012 - 9:57am.

Several homes were evacuated this morning in Wilmington because of a natural gas leak at 7th and McRae Streets in Wilmington.

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Knock on door alerts man to early-morning house fire
Submitted by Asha Dave on Fri, 05/25/2012 - 2:55pm.

A Wilmington man is homeless after an early morning house fire. Firefighters say the fire started a few minutes after midnight in the back corner of the home at 103 Wayne Drive.

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Fire damages downtown Wilmington home
Submitted by WWAY on Tue, 05/22/2012 - 2:33pm.

An afternoon fire damaged a house in downtown Wilmington. The Wilmington Fire Department says no one was at the home in the 900 block of North 5th Avenue when it started.

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