Monday Night: Speeding Caddy Slams Into Trees At Old Fort Park

Feb 20, 2024 at 12:23 pm by WGNS

(MURFREESBORO) Murfreesboro Police witnessed a vehicle running red-lights Monday night (2/19/2024), and the incidences ended in a single-vehicle crash at the entrance to the O.... Read More

Fire Marshal Brian Lowe Receives Prestigious Chief Fire Officer Designation

Feb 16, 2024 at 10:24 pm by Chandelar Williams

Murfreesboro, TN - Murfreesboro Fire Rescue Department's Fire Marshal Brian Lowe has been honored as one of only 1,873 fire officials worldwide to receive the 'Chief Fire Offi.... Read More

UPDATE: Tragic Motorcycle Collision Claims Life in Murfreesboro; Investigation Continues

Feb 05, 2024 at 12:30 pm by WGNS

  UPDATED on Feb. 5, 2024: Murfreesboro, TN - In a serious accident that happened on Saturday, Feb. 3, at approximately 4:53 p.m., a fatal collision occurred in the 2200.... Read More

Charting Success: Julia Pitt's Ascension to Training Coordinator at MFRD

Jan 16, 2024 at 03:25 pm by Chandelar Williams

Murfreesboro Fire Rescue Chief Mark McCluskey has proudly announced the promotion of Julia Pitt to the esteemed role of training coordinator. Julia, who joined MFRD in Decembe.... Read More
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Family Escapes Early Morning House Fire on Teresa Lane

Dec 29, 2023 at 11:45 am by WGNS News

Murfreesboro, TN – A mother and her two children escaped unharmed from a house fire that broke out in the early morning hours on Teresa Lane today, Friday, December 29..... Read More

Fire Engulfs Carport Destroying Car and Damaging Home on Diana Street

Dec 15, 2023 at 11:53 am by WGNS News

  MURFREESBORO, TN - At 12:51 p.m. on Thursday, Dec. 14, the Murfreesboro Fire and Rescue Department swiftly responded to a blazing carport and storage room that caught.... Read More
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UPDATE: 24-Year-Old Man Badly Burned in 5-Car Accident was Saved by a Murfreesboro Fire Crew that was Only 1-Block Away

Nov 02, 2023 at 10:49 pm by WGNS News

To see the November 16, 2023 UPDATE to this news story, CLICK HERE. MURFREESBORO, Tenn. - The father of the young man who was severely burned in a 5-car accident this past Sa.... Read More
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Team of Murfreesboro Firefighters Left Sunday To Fight Louisiana Wild Fires

Aug 27, 2023 at 08:47 am by WGNS

(MURFREESBORO)  Murfreesboro Fire-Rescue deployed a crew of firefighters Sunday (8/27/2023) morning to assist with wildfires in Louisiana as part of a Tennessee Task.... Read More

MFRD Saves The Day For A Tiny Kitten

Jul 30, 2023 at 08:32 pm by WGNS

(MURFREESBORO) The old saying "curiosity killed the cat" almost came true in the Heart of Tennessee on Sunday (7/30/2023). An uncapped sewer drain washout pipe was too temptin.... Read More

Utility Pole Blocks Both N. Lanes of Broad Sunday

Jul 30, 2023 at 02:38 pm by WGNS

(MURFREESBORO) Shortly after 2:00 o'clock Sunday (7/30/2023) afternoon a silver Ford Focus was traveling toward town on NW Broad Street. The vehicle went into the median in fr.... Read More
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Fundraiser Set-Up for Family of 8 in Murfreesboro After Devastating House Fire

Jul 11, 2023 at 07:12 am by WGNS News

MURFREESBORO, TN – A GoFundMe has been started for a Murfreesboro family that has six children after a fire destroyed most of their home last week. In the fire on Sadler.... Read More
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MFRD Saves The Night for Shafer Dr. Family

Jul 08, 2023 at 05:26 pm by WGNS

(MURFREESBORO)  Crews from Murfreesboro Fire-Rescue responded to a kitchen fire call at 9:50 PM Friday night (7/7/2023) at 1906 Shafer Drive. That is between St. Andrews.... Read More
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Mother and 6-Children Survive House Fire in Murfreesboro

Jul 05, 2023 at 10:37 pm by WGNS

  MURFREESBORO, TN – A mother and six children made it out of their burning house safely on Wednesday afternoon. Murfreesboro Firefighters also rescued a family ca.... Read More
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Friday 11:18AM Fire at Mall

May 27, 2023 at 07:39 am by WGNS

(MURFREESBORO)  Around 11:18 Friday morning (5/26/2023) Murfreesboro Fire-Rescue was called to a commercial roof fire at an outer strip center in front of the Stones.... Read More

Murfreesboro Police Continue to Train Officers and Outfit MPD Patrol Cars with Automated External Defibrillators

May 10, 2023 at 03:59 pm by WGNS News

MURFREESBORO, TN - In mid-April, Murfreesboro Police began equipping patrol division officers with Automated External Defibrillators. Lt. Clayton Williams said that if a polic.... Read More
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Smoke Filled 'Boro Skies At Lunch Thursday

May 04, 2023 at 04:11 pm by WGNS

(MURFREESBORO) Black smoke was seen in the sky from all parts of Murfreesboro around 11:30AM Thursday (5/4/2023). Heavy smoke and flames billowed from a Cason Trail home as un.... Read More
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2023 GUNS'N HOSES: MFRD 55 - MPD 48

Mar 04, 2023 at 08:40 pm by WGNS

(MURFREESBORO) The gym at Middle Tennessee Christian School was packed with excitement Saturday (3/4/2023) afternoon as Murfreesboro Police took to the courts against Fire-Res.... Read More

Mayor McFarland recognizes MFRD firefighters Daniel Carter and Josh Walker with STARS Award

Feb 28, 2023 at 02:31 pm by WGNS News

MURFREESBORO, Tenn. – Mayor Shane McFarland recognized Murfreesboro Fire Rescue firefighters Daniel Carter and Josh Walker with STARS Awards Thurs. Feb. 16, 2023, f.... Read More

Shooting Victim Kevin Storay Dies

Feb 02, 2023 at 12:15 pm by WGNS

(MURFREESBORO)  Kevin Storay died at Ascension St. Thomas Rutherford Hospital after being shot at 5:55 Wednesday night (2/1/2023) while sitting in the passenger seat.... Read More

UPDATE: K-9 Apprehends Male With Gun on I-24, ARRESTED

Jan 20, 2023 at 07:01 pm by WGNS

(Murfreesboro: updated 9:38PM 1/20/2023)  A man who shot himself in the face and ran down Interstate 24 armed with the handgun was taken to two hospitals Friday night, a.... Read More