4 days ago
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Apartment Fire Displaces Family of Four

Chattanooga, TN (WDEF) – Fire caused significant damage to an apartment early this morning, but the rest of the building was saved, thanks to Chattanooga firefighters. The Chattanooga Fire Department responded to Woodlawn Apartments at 2300 Wilson Avenue shortly after 5:00am, along with six fire companies. Upon arrival, crews reported smoke and flames coming from […]
6 days ago
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See all 6 new Chattanooga Fire Academy videos

CHATTANOOGA (WDEF) – The Chattanooga Fire Department recently graduated their largest cadet academy ever, which means even more subjects for their annual fire videos. This year’s crop ranges from humor to instructional to inspirational. But more than anything, it is your chance to live the life of a new firefighter. Bruce Garner, who produced the […]
2 weeks ago
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Graduation Ceremony Held for Fire Department’s Largest Academy

Chattanooga, Tenn. — The ranks in the Chattanooga Fire Department just grew by 35 firefighters following a graduation ceremony tonight for Fire Academy 2017 at the Clear Creek Church of Christ. In front of a sanctuary packed with hundreds of family members and friends, Judge Russell Bean administered the firefighter’s oath to the graduates, who made […]
2 weeks ago
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Firefighters participate in advanced extrication course

Chattanooga, Tenn. (WDEF) -- Firefighters from 13 different agencies took part in an advanced extrication course today.
2 weeks ago
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Brush fire at Sherman Reservation

Chattanooga, Tenn. (WDEF) -- The Chattanooga Fire Department was called to a brush fire at Sherman Reservation on Missionary Ridge Sunday afternoon.
2 weeks ago
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Fire damages Hixson Home

Hixson, Tenn. (WDEF) -- Chattanooga firefighters responded to a house fire on Crestview Drive around 7 pm Saturday night.
4 weeks ago
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Vacant apartment engulfed by flames

Chattanooga, Tenn. — While many firefighters were battling a 2-alarm fire on Mountain Creek Road early this afternoon, other firefighters were dispatched to a duplex fire in Brainerd. The duplex was located at 4636 Kemp Drive in Brainerd. Captain Keith Liles with Squad 13 said the firefighters got the fire out quickly, but there was substantial […]
4 weeks ago
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UPDATE: Chattanooga man injured in apartment fire

The man injured in the fire at Evergreen Apts has been flown to the burn center at Vanderbilt Hospital in critical condition. #ChattFire — Chattanooga FireDept (@ChattFireDept) March 29, 2017 CHATTANOOGA, Tenn. (WDEF) – A Chattanooga man was seriously injured in an apartment fire tonight. The Chattanooga Fire Department received the alarm around 7:15 p.m. and […]
1 month ago
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UPDATE: Chattanooga house fire ruled an accident

CHATTANOOGA, Tenn. – A fire investigator has ruled the cause of this afternoon’s fire at 4921 Cameron Lane as accidental, most likely from an electrical malfunction. The dollar loss was estimated at $30,000. No one was home at the time of the fire and no injuries were reported. The fire displaced three people, and they are […]
1 month ago
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Chattanooga Fire Department launches annual MDA drive

"The funds raised support research to find urgently needed treatments and cures for muscular dystrophy, ALS and related diseases"