Early Morning Fire Sends One Firefighter To The Hospital


RALEIGH COUNTY, WV (WOAY) – An early morning fire sends one firefighter to the Hospital.

According to Dispatchers,  a call came in of a structure fire on Pierce Loop at around 1:00 am.  One firefighter was transported to the Hospital due to heat exhaustion.

Ghent Fire, Mabscott Fire, and Beaver Fire Departments responded to the scene.

Tyler Barker

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