01/24/10 124 W, 1 I - + 13 - 12 Last Night's House Fire / Fox Bluff Court

Engine 22 arriving at 7305 Fox Bluff Court with heavy fire showing from a two-story dwelling. Built 1998, with 2,272 square-feet. Reported by Rescue 1 en route as heavy column of smoke. They arrived ahead of the engine. Interior crews called out after several minutes, and defensive operations started including with Ladder 5 (correct?). Extra engine and ladder special called. Additional Battalion Chief also on scene. Dispatched 6:02 p.m. Controlled 6:45 p.m. Two people displaced, no injuries. Cause reported as accidental, from candle too close to combustible items. Units on scene included E22, E28, E15, E27, E11, L11, L2, R1, B1, B2, C10, C20, A1, EMS 16, EMS 5, D3, T1. "C" shift working. WRAL posted this photo last night:

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