JACKSONVILLE, N.C. (WNCT) — Multiple fire departments will be participating in a live fire training Saturday from 8 a.m. to 8 p.m.
The training is happening on 357 Freedom Way near the Piney Green Road area. It’s the first live-fire training for the agencies this year. The exercises are used to help firefighters prepare for real-life scenarios.
Officials are asking people not to be alarmed. There will be emergency personnel and smoke in the area. No roads will be blocked.