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Wilmington Fire Department

Wilmington home destroyed by fire

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videoWilmington couple is homeless after a fire destroyed their house. Firefighters say the blaze started just before 11:30 a.m. at the Abbington Terrace home. Full story...
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Police, firefighters rescue deer downtown

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videoPolice officers and firefighters rescued a deer caught out of its normal surroundings this weekend in downtown Wilmington. Full story...
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Homes evacuated after gas leak near 17th, Princess and Chestnut

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videoThe fire department says crews were cleaning a storm drain around 12:30 p.m. when they heard a hissing sound and smelled gas. WFD says the leak is in a manhole in an alley between Princess and Chestnut near 17th St. Full story...
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The Cape Fear celebrates Halloween

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video Halloween in the Cape Fear was another big scare! There were plenty of things for people of all ages to do. Full story...
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S. College Rd. Harris Teeter closed after fire

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videoThe Harris Teeter near UNCW has stayed open during months of renovations, but it is closed tonight after a fire this afternoon. Full story...
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Exonerated Wilmington firefighter gets job back

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videoA Wilmington firefighter fired after he missed too much work while in jail for a crimes he'd later be acquitted of has his job back. Full story...
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Cigarette to blame for Friday fire at Oleander Dr. office

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videoThe Wilmington Fire Department says a fire the damaged an Oleander Drive office building Friday was an accident caused by improperly discarded smoking material. Full story...
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UPDATE: Wilmington home catches fire second time in two days

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videoFirefighters say a Wilmington home that was damaged by flames early Sunday caught fire again early this morning. Crews say they do not believe the fire reignited because of smoldering flames. Full story...
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UPDATE: Office fire may be total loss; Building valued at $1.6 million

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video Crews have an office fire under control at 6329 Oleander Drive. And, all eastbound lanes, and one westbound lane are open. Full story...
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Two hospitalized after crash on Oleander Drive

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video Two people are hospitalized after a car crash on Oleander Drive. Investigators say the wreck happened when the driver of a mini van, 82-year-old Ruth Lee of Wilmington, failed to yield the right of way and hit Nicole Cannon, driving an orange pick-up truck. Full story...
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UPDATE: UNCW students back in dorm after gas leak evacuation

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UNCW students are back inside Graham-Hewlett Hall after a gas leak evacuated 300 to 400 students who live there last night. Full story...
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Van destroyed after fire sparks from flammable materials inside

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videoA van is destroyed after firefighters say flames that sparked inside the vehicle almost spread to a nearby house and car early Wednesday morning. Full story...
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Wednesday fire ruled accident, total loss

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videoThe Wilmington Fire Department says a house fire on Grainger Point Road was an accident. Investigators say the fire started in the attic. Full story...
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WFD unveils new firefighter monument

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video The Wilmington Fire Department is honoring fallen firefighters both locally and across the country with the unveiling of a new monument. Full story...
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Fire destroys home on Grainger Point Rd.

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videoThe Wilmington Fire Department says a home at 124 Grainger Point Road appears to be a total loss after a fire this afternoon. Full story...
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