(INDIANAPOLIS) — A fire killed a couple and two of their children in Indianapolis on Saturday morning, and left two surviving siblings in “very critical” condition, a fire official said.
A motorist along Interstate 70 reported the fire about 9:10 a.m., Capt. Rita Reith said, and subsequent 911 calls led crews to the home’s exact …
(DES MOINES, Iowa) — A mandatory evacuation that was ordered Thursday for a small Iowa city after a fertilizer fire broke out at the local airport was called off several hours later when environmental officials determined the air was safe.
By the time residents of Northwood were allowed to head back into the city and to their homes, …
(PHOENIX) — A structure fire is sending a tall plume of smoke over west-central Phoenix and slowing traffic on nearby interstate highways in the area.
The Phoenix Fire Department has dispatched more than 50 engines and other units to the blaze which Assistant Chief Chris Ketterer says involves a structure.
The fire is near the …
Fertilizer at a plant contains sulfuric acid, a chemical that can be harmful if inhaled
(SAVANNAH, Ga.) — Fire officials say a massive fire at the Port of Savannah in Georgia is contained but could take a while to burn out.
Savannah Fire and Emergency Services spokesman Mark Keller says the fire fueled by 5,600 tons of rubber is contained, but there’s no telling how long it will take to burn it out.
He says …
(NEW YORK) — One man was killed and another was injured in a three-alarm high-rise apartment fire in midtown Manhattan on Sunday, authorities said.
Firefighters hampered by icy conditions
HOUMA, La. (AP) — Louisiana officials say a mobile home fire has killed three children and injured seven others.
District Chief Lance LaMarca of the state Fire Marshal’s office says a 13-year-old girl, a 12-year-old boy and an 11-year-old boy died at the Whispering Oaks Trailer Park in Houma.
Their parents and five other children …
Generator was almost a year overdue for maintenance
The fire is now 20% under control and firefighters expect to have it fully contained by Friday
Two men were burned and injured in a 40-foot fall
One person hospitalized, others sustained minor injuries