Troutman Fire Department

UPDATE: Third body found in burned Troutman home

TROUTMAN – Investigators have found a third body at the scene of a Troutman house fire that authorities are calling suspicious. “Additional evidence believed to be connected to the deaths and source of the fire were found,” Iredell County Sheriff’s Office Capt. Matt Burleyson said in an email Thursday morning. Firefighters responded to the Loram Drive home just after 9 […]

Lake Norman State Park catches fire

TROUTMAN – A portion of Lake Norman State Park caught fire March 28, engulfing 19 acres of woods near the swim beach area. The Troutman Fire Department led the efforts to extinguish the blaze and was joined by the Shepherds Fire Department among others. Authorities say a campfire was the source of the fire, and no park structures were damaged. […]