RALEIGH - House fire at 7908 Old Deer Trail. Engine 4 arrived at a two-story, wood-frame, single-family dwelling with 2,978 square-feet. Built 1989. Fire showing on the first floor and through the roof. Crews withdrawn from structure about twenty-five minutes into the incident. Defense operations started with Ladder 1 flowing, along with one (just one?) portable monitor previously deployed. Second hydrant caught by Engine 9, an additional company special called. Fire reported by neighbor. Dispatched 11:13 p.m. Controlled 11:59 p.m. Cause determined as accident. No injuries reported. Units on scene included: E4, E15, E18, E16, E9 (special called), L1, R1, B1, B4, A1, C10, C20, C2, Car 14, EMS 3, EMS 15, D1. "C" platoon.
Mike Legeros photographs.