Tag: fire

Mom, daughter die in fire after little girl tries to save puppies

Image License Photo: Pixabay 17 NOV 17 10:33 ET By KPTV Digital Team Click here for updates on this story Amity, Oregon (KPTV) — An Oregon mother chased after her daughter when the young girl ran back inside their burning motor home to save a litter of puppies from a fire. Honey Cosgrove, 37, and Nevaeh Applegate, 8, never made it back to safety. Cosgrove had put her five children to sleep on Tuesday when a fire broke out a short time later, according to Yamhill County authorities. She and her husband reportedly tried to put out the blaze...

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House in Flames in McAllen

Happening right now in McAllen, a house fire breaking out. We have the exclusive images right now.  This is video taken just 15 minutes before our newscast.  McAllen Fire Department is at the home located on the 3500 block of Kingsborough Avenue.  Police and ambulance are on the scene.  Roads in the area have been blocked off.  We will continue to follow the story and bring you the latest as it...

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Fire contained with the help of multiple fire departments

Authorities have now contained the fire but, it’s still burning. At around eleven in the morning Alton fire department received a call about a working fire in the area of mile 9 and western road in rural mission. Upon arrival, firefighters did find a five to eight acre fire that was consuming tires and brush. Chief deputy Eric Sanchez with the Hidalgo County Fire Marshal’s office explains to us how the fire escalated so quickly. Sanchez tells us that heavy machinery was used to remove the unburned tires from the burning ones to try to contain the fire. He...

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Caught on video: Boat Catches Fire at South Padre Island

SPI (KFXV) — This afternoon one person was hospitalized after a boat caught fire on South Padre Island. A FOX citizen reporter was present on the scene and sent the video in of when the vessel went up in flames. Authorities are confirming that the fire started on the north side of Port Isabel around midday. At this time, they have not revealed what started the fire.   We’ll keep you informed as more details become...

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Alton Blaze Damages Welding Shop

ALTON (KFXV) — Fire officials are investigating another blaze in Alton this time at a welding shop that occurred this afternoon. According to authorities, around 1 this afternoon, firefighters responded to the business near La Homa, just west of Mile 7. Employees of the shop were welding when sparks ignited brush, causing the fire. The flames also caused damaged to an abandoned structure nearby. Firefighters with Palmview, McAllen and Edinburg assisted the Alton Fire Department to extinguish the flames. No injuries were...

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