RSS feeds allow Web site content to be gathered via feed reader software. Click the subscribe link to obtain the feed URL for this page. The feed will update when new content appears on this page.

Fires

A collection of news and information related to Fires published by this site and its partners.

Top Fires Articles

Displaying items 45-55
  • Firefighters: 1 woman killed in apartment fire in Oxon Hill

    Prince George's County officials say one woman is dead after a fire broke out in an apartment building in Oxon Hill. Firefighters were called to the building about 5 a.m. Sunday for reports of smoke in a hallway. Fire officials say the firefighters...
  • Man dead following fire in Jacksonville mobile home

    A man is dead following a fatal mobile home fire in Jacksonville. Fire officials say firefighters found the man after being called to the scene early Monday. The fire is being investigated by the state fire marshal's office. The name of the victim...
  • Officer, firefighter help man escape house fire

    Officials say a police officer and firefighter helped a badly burned 71-year-old man escape a fire at his home near New Castle. Firefighters called to Dallas Road on Tuesday found heavy smoke and fire coming from the one-story home. New Castle County...
  • Aurora house uninhabitable following fire

    Aurora house uninhabitable following fire
    An Aurora house was deemed uninhabitable following a Monday night fire. Aurora Fire Department firefighters responded to a fire at a single-family home in the 1400 block of Creek Avenue at 8:20 p.m. Firefighters found a fire in the kitchen, where a...
  • Fire heavily damages Christiana home

    Officials say a fire has heavily damaged a home in Christiana. A New Castle County fire board official says the blaze broke out around 4:40 a.m. Tuesday in the three-story home on North Old Baltimore Pike. Firefighters arrived to find heavy smoke and...
  • Family of boy, 4, injured in suspicious Albany Park fire: 'He's a fighter'

    Family of boy, 4, injured in suspicious Albany Park fire: 'He's a fighter'
    A 4-year-old boy was critically injured in an Albany Park fire early Sunday that is being investigated as a possible arson, according to family and officials. Tyler Roe, 4, was initially taken to Swedish Covenant Medical Center with second-degree...
  • Firefighters battle Ridge Avenue blaze

    Firefighters battle Ridge Avenue blaze
    Allentown firefighters quickly extinguished a fire behind a home in the 600 block of Ridge Avenue on Saturday evening before it could spread to the house. Firefighters initially responded to reports that people may have been trapped in the three-story...
  • Woman killed, disabled daughter injured in Palatine house fire

    Woman killed, disabled daughter injured in Palatine house fire
    A 63-year-old woman was killed and her daughter was hospitalized following a fire Friday night in their home in northwest suburban Palatine. Lois Demos, 63, was pronounced dead at 9:08 p.m. at Northwest Community Hospital in Arlington Heights...
  • MLB quotes: What was said in the league this week

    MLB quotes: What was said in the league this week
    Quotes from around the major leagues this week: "That's what did it. I shaved." — Clayton Kershaw, Dodgers pitcher, jokingly explaining that he shaved his beard to try to change his misfortune. Kershaw won his 100th career game Friday, his first...
  • 14-year-old twins killed in Florida home fire

    Fire officials and neighbors say they tried desperately to pull 14-year-old twin girls from their burning mobile home, but it was too late. The fire started as sisters Cassandra and Catherine Colon and their mother slept around 1 a.m. Friday morning....
  • Fire badly damages Phillipsburg row homes

    Fire badly damages Phillipsburg row homes
    Three Phillipsburg row homes were damaged Friday morning in a fire that started on the second floor of one of the homes, the town fire chief said. Fire Chief Richard A. Hay said the fire began about 5:20 a.m. at 106 Heckman St. The blaze caused major...