Engine Company

Three Injured in Huge Explosion and Fire at VA Shopping Center

The explosion happened at a business on Miller Circle, the area of South Main Street near the James Madison University Transportation Department building.

Fire in Chicago’s South Loop Displaces at Least Eight

The fire broke out on the top floor of a building at 18th and Dearborn Streets around 12:30 a.m.
Charlotte Fire Department

One Firefighter Hospitalized Following Large Charlotte (NC) House Fire

The home caught fire shortly before 2:30 a.m. on Sandringham Place near N. Tryon Street.

Katy, Houston (TX) Firefighters Respond to Massive Construction Site Fire

The fire erupted shortly before 6:30 a.m. at Partnership Way and Grand Circle Blvd near Katy Freeway and Grand Parkway.

Crews Work Through Morning to Extinguish Large CT Scrap Yard Fire

Crews from Montville's four volunteer fire companies as well as other career personnel and mutual-aid firefighters from partner departments were called to Connecticut Scrap just after 1 a.m. Friday.

Almost 150 Boats Damaged in Massive MO Marina Fire

Nearly 150 boats were destroyed Wednesday afternoon in a fire at the Woodland Marina in the Orchard Farm area of St. Charles, Missouri.
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Suspected Arsonist Arrested After UT Firefighters Extinguish House Fire

Police in West Valley City arrested a man they believe set a house on fire after a family argument. The incident occurred at around 10:00 p.m. Tuesday night near 5300 West Hunter Drive.
Fire Department of New York (FDNY)

Boy Suffers Serious Burns, Two Firefighters Injured in Brooklyn (NY) Apartment Building Fire

Six people were hurt, including a four-year-old boy and two firefighters, when a fire broke out on the upper floor of an apartment building just after 1:15 a.m. Monday in East New York, Brooklyn.

Two Injured in Massive Fire at UT Meatpacking Plant

A large fire at the West Liberty Foods plant in Tremonton, Utah, Friday morning force nearby residents to evacuate.
Fire trucks

Pitzen Road Fire: Water Supply Challenge

Rudy Horist describes the challenges of achieving and maintaining a water supply at a residential, balloon-frame structure, in a nonhydranted area and how the water supply issue is addressed throughout the year.