Fire crews battling Wilmington home engulfed in flames
WILMINGTON, NC (WWAY) — Several fire crews are still on the scene where a Wilmington home caught fire in the early morning hours.
Both Wilmington and New Hanover County firefighters responded to the blaze in the 8400 block of River Road just before 2 a.m. Dispatchers say they got the initial 911 call from neighbors, reporting that the home was on fire.
They say crews shut down part of the road as crews worked to extinguish the flames. Dispatchers also say EMS is on the scene alongside firefighters, but say they are just standing by at this time.
There’s no word yet on whether anyone was inside the home when the fire broke out, but no injuries have been reported. Stay with WWAY NewsChannel 3 as more information comes into our newsroom.
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