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  • Hawaii Firefighters Rescue Man in Canal

    WAIPAHU, Hawaii --   Firefighters rescued a man who fell into a 15-foot drainage canal Monday in Waipahu. Emergency personnel were called at about 9:45 a.m. when a man walking by saw the victim on the bottom of the canal. It was on Lumikula Street...

    News • October 6th, 2009

  • Okla. Scuffle Trooper in Trouble Again

    HOLDENVILLE, Okla. -- An Oklahoma Highway Patrol trooper who was suspended after a scuffle with an EMT last May has been accused once again. The Oklahoma Highway Patrol confirmed Trooper Daniel Martin is on administrative leave following a traffic...

    News • October 5th, 2009

  • Lightning Strikes Ohio Church Steeple

    GREENE COUNTY, Ohio --   A historic Greene County church caught fire Friday morning and investigators say lightning is to blame. Flames and smoke were seen shooting from the bell tower of the church around 8 a.m. An iWitness7 reporter captured this...

    News • October 2nd, 2009

  • Kent Clark Pulls Mom From Burning Apartment in N.H.

    MANCHESTER, N.H. --  Kent Clark couldn't hear the fire alarm or call for help, but he managed to get his family out of a burning apartment Thursday morning.

    News • October 2nd, 2009

  • Three Firefighters Injured in Calif. Wildfire

    FREMONT, Calif. --   Three firefighters were injured while combating a 15-acre vegetation fire burning in a wooded area east of Fremont Thursday afternoon, a Cal Fire captain said. The blaze, reported shortly before 4 p.m. in the area of Niles...

    News • October 2nd, 2009

  • Hornets Hamper Okla. Firefighters' Efforts

    NORMAN, Okla.

    News • October 2nd, 2009

  • Fla. FFs Say Station Making Them Sick

    ORLANDO, Fla. --   Firefighters in Orlando say their firehouse is making them sick. As a result, the city is considering spending millions to tear the old building down. Firefighters have complained about possible mold issues at station number 9 on...

    News • October 2nd, 2009

  • Pa. FFs Are No Shows For Blaze

    SOMERSET COUNTY, Pa. --   There was a heated meeting in Shade Township Thursday night in the wake of a fire where the local volunteer fire department didn't show. Residents in Shade had a lot of questions for township supervisors. They want to know...

    News • October 1st, 2009

  • Police Say Man Stole From Fire Truck in Ore.

    OREGON CITY, Ore. -- A man caught on camera celebrating his lottery ticket win at a grocery store is wanted on charges he stole from firefighters while they trained at a local park, police said Monday. Oregon City police...

    News • September 29th, 2009

  • Man Crashes into N.C. Firehouse, Dies

    DAVIDSON COUNTY, N.C.

    News • September 29th, 2009

  • Ore. Residents on Edge After Multiple Fires

    TIGARD, Ore. -- People living at a Tigard mobile home park are on edge because of mysterious fires that are being set around homes. Gilda Burks, a resident of Royal Villa Park, said her American flag, which hung from the...

    News • September 29th, 2009

  • Fire Closes Highway 190 in Sequoia National Forest

    SEQUOIA NATIONAL FOREST -- A wildland fire discovered Sunday evening continues to burn along Highway 190. The fire known as the Power Fire has burned over 400 acres and is only 15 percent contained. Highway 190...

    News • September 29th, 2009

  • Fla. Firefighter Climbs Into Sewer Drain To Rescue Dog

    MIAMI GARDENS, Fla. -- Firefighters rescued a dog that fell into a sewer drain Monday afternoon after it was hit by a car. A vehicle hit the dog, a female miniature pinscher, near U.S. 441 and 196th Street in Miami...

    News • September 29th, 2009

  • Gas Line Ruptures Clears Calif. Traffic Court

    BAKERSFIELD, Calif. -- On Monday around 1:07 p.m., a call was received by the Kern County Fire Department for a gas leak behind the Superior Court of California, Traffic Court in the 3100 block of Arrow Street in...

    News • September 29th, 2009

  • Fire Destroys West Palm, Fla., Beach Car Dealership

    WEST PALM BEACH, Fla. -- A fire gutted the inside of a West Palm Beach car dealership Monday morning. The fire started at about 9 a.m. at KOL Auto Sales in the 5600 block of Broadway. "Always a sad day when you...

    News • September 28th, 2009