charlotte nc working fire 5701 leeak street top floor fire in three story apartment building. one apartment total loss. box alarm engine 17,30 ladder 2 bt 3 w/f engine 10 rescue 10. family of four left homeless.
haz mat incident 5700 express drive at charlotte douglas airport. engine 17 reporting unknown substance giving off fumes and cloud. haz mat 1,2, car 17 bt 2,3 engine 30 ladder 13 responding.
dry weather in central and westren nc causing high fire danager. 39 days without rain and warm temps causing a large amount of brush abd forest fires. over 30 fires in the state.largest in pisgha national forest.deep gourge causing firefighting problems.