Charlotte Fire Department

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2 Charlotte Firefighters Disciplined After Wreck

CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — Two Charlotte firefighters have been disciplined after their ladder truck overturned on a residential street. Officials said Friday that the driver had been suspended without pay for two weeks. The onboard […]


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Charlotte Firefighters Injured After Truck Overturns

Four firefighters with the Charlotte Fire Department were injured earlier this morning after their truck overturned in Ballantyne.


(Photo by: Nichole Jaworski)

Charlotte Firefighters Save Woman From Burning Home

(CBS Charlotte) — The Charlotte Fire Department was dispatched to a house fire last night in Northwest Charlotte. The fire broke out at a home on Porter St. Upon arrival, Firefighters learned that a woman […]


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More Than 60 Firefighters Battle Charlotte Apartment Fire

(CBS Charlotte) — Shortly after 8:30 last night, Charlotte Firefighters were dispatched to a fire at an apartment complex. More than 60 firefighters battled the blaze that quickly spread through a 22-unit building at Matthews […]


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Local Hero Spotlight: Charlotte Firefighters At Station 39

(CBS Charlotte) — The bell sounds at 2:30 a.m. and the Firefighters who work at Station 39 jump out of bed, throw on their gear within 60 seconds and jump on the Firetruck — en-route […]


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Heavy Rains Cause Flooding In Charlotte

CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — More than 100 Charlotte firefighters and police officers helped evacuate residents from low lying areas following heavy rains that caused flooding. An update issued by Charlotte-Mecklenburg Joint Information Center on Thursday […]

CBS Charlotte–07/12/2013

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Steele Creek Home Destroyed By Fire Hours After Home Invasion

(CBS Charlotte) — An investigation is underway in the Steele Creek area of Charlotte, after a fire destroyed a home early this morning. Police were originally dispatched to the home, located on Cades Cove Drive, […]

CBS Charlotte–05/03/2013

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Meet The QC: Two Charlotte Firefighters Compete In Steak-Over Challenge

CHARLOTTE, N.C. (CBS Charlotte) — Firefighters from two Charlotte firehouses will compete tomorrow afternoon in the Walmart Steak-Over Challenge. This year, the Walmart Steak-Over Challenge is being held in eight different cities, including the Queen […]

CBS Charlotte–04/12/2013

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Charlotte Hotel Evacuated After Natural Gas Leak

CHARLOTTE, N.C. (CBS Charlotte) — Earlier this morning, a Charlotte hotel was evacuated due to a natural gas leak. The Charlotte Fire Department and local authorities were dispatched to the Arlington Suites on South Tryon […]

CBS Charlotte–02/27/2013

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2 Charlotte Firefighters Hurt In Blaze

CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP/CBS Charlotte) — Two Charlotte firefighters have been hurt while fighting a fire at an apartment complex. Firefighters were called to the Tyvola Centre apartments shortly after 8 a.m. Sunday. Capt. Rob Brisley […]

CBS Charlotte–02/25/2013



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