Reports: Firefighters Evacuate House During Hockessin Fire, Firefighter Injured


Hockessin – Just before 7:45 Friday morning, firefighters from the Hockessin Fire Company, along with surrounding companies responded to a home in the 1700 block of Brackenville Road for reports a house fire.

Upon arrival, crews reported smoke showing from a two-story single family home. Command then ordered Fire Police to close Brackenville Road.

Crews assessing the rear of the home reported

Sign In For Unlimited Access

Please Log in, or sign up for a new account and choose a subscription to continue reading.


About Staff Writer

First State Update's Delaware editorial team covers New Castle County, Kent County and Sussex County breaking news, political news, and general news stories. We bring the reader the latest news from the Wilmington, Newark, Dover, Rehoboth Beach and all point in between. If you have news to share, email us at

View all posts by Staff Writer →