Wheeling Fire News Updates

Wheeling Fire Department News Releases

WFD Issues Safety Reminder on Home Heating Devices During Upcoming Cold Snap


With frigid temperatures approaching the area next week, the Wheeling Fire Department’s Burea…

I-70 Eastbound Fulton Bridge Closure Beginning Monday, February 1


The West Virginia Division of Highways advises that, beginning Monday, February 1, 2021, I-70 Eastb…

Wheeling Fire Department Releases 2020 Stats


Overall calls for fire and emergency medical services decreased in 2020, the first yearly decline i…

South York Street Fire Investigation


Wheeling Firefighters were called to the scene of a house fire at 315 South York Street on Wheeling…

Avenue Eats Fire Update


The Wheeling Fire Department’s Bureau of Fire Investigations announced today the Nov. 1, 2020…

Valley View Avenue Fire Investigation


Wheeling firefighters were called the scene of a structure fire just after 5 a.m. Sunday at the cor…

No Injuries in Early Morning Downtown Apartment Fire


This morning, around 4:20 a.m., a fire alarm activation sent Wheeling firefighters to the Booker T.…

South Wheeling Fatal Fire Investigation


Wheeling Firefighters are investigating a fatal fire that occurred late Tuesday evening. Shortly af…

National Fire Prevention Week 2020 Set for October 4-10


The Wheeling Fire Department’s Bureau of Fire Prevention invites the public to take part in N…