Strategy & Tactics News

  • Fire Destroys 4 Semi-Trucks in Ore.

    PORTLAND, Ore. -- Four semi-trucks were destroyed in a fire early Wednesday morning at a Swan Island freight yard, fire officials said. A Freightliner worker spotted one of the burning rigs, fire crews said, and called 911...

    News • November 26th, 2009

  • Cincinnati FFs Battle Downtown Fire

    CINCINNATI -- Fire crews are investigating what caused a downtown building to catch fire. The fire broke out at about 10:45 p.m. Monday at a building located at 1536 Republic Street in Over-the-Rhine. A fire...

    News • November 17th, 2009

  • Depts. Battle Ohio Golf Club Fire

    COLUMBIA TOWNSHIP, Ohio -- Firefighters had to bring in water to battle a blaze at a Columbia Township golf course overnight. Firefighters were called to the closed Riverside Gold Club on Route 252, just south of Sprague...

    News • November 16th, 2009

  • Closed Pa. Eatery Goes Up In Flames

    NEW CASTLE, Pa.

    News • November 16th, 2009

  • Three Die In Houston Structure Fire

    HOUSTON -- Houston Fire Department Assistant Fire Chief Kevin Alexander confirmed with Local 2 News that three people died Sunday in a structure fire in northeast Houston. According to Alexander, the fire started just...

    News • November 16th, 2009

  • Fire Reported At UConn Dorm

    STORRS, Conn. -- A fire was reported Friday night at a dormitory on the University of Connecticut Campus. UConn police said the fire began at the Morgan Dormitory off Route 195 just before 9:30 p.m. The fire...

    News • November 14th, 2009

  • Tour Bus Catches Fire in Tenn.

    DICKSON, Tenn. -- Traffic along Interstate 40 eastbound was blocked Friday at mile marker 180 near Dickson after a tour bus caught fire, according to the Tennessee Highway Patrol. Officers were at the scene at 4 p.m...

    News • November 14th, 2009

  • Calif. FFs Contain Lumber Yard Fire

    ALBANY, Calif. --   Firefighters remained on the scene late Thursday evening of a massive lumber fire in Albany that broke out at a lumber yard near Point Isabel and the Richmond city line. The flames could be seen for miles. The fire broke out...

    News • November 13th, 2009

  • Damage $1.9M in Ariz. Mansion Fire

    PHOENIX --   More than two dozen firefighters from the Scottsdale and Phoenix fire departments battled a blaze that broke out at a foreclosed home at about 4:30 a.m.

    News • November 13th, 2009

  • 8 Hurt As Car Hits Conn. Salon

    MILFORD, Conn. -- Police in Milford said eight people were injured when a car crashed into a nail salon Thursday afternoon. Police said that at 3:15 Thursday afternoon, multiple 911 calls were received of a car that...

    News • November 13th, 2009

  • Fire Damages Three Wis. Businesses

    MADISON, Wis. -- The Madison Fire Department said a morning fire Thursday damaged some businesses on the city's East Side. Firefighters responded to a report of a fire at Lazybones Laundry & Storage Service in the 4300...

    News • November 13th, 2009

  • 42 Homeless After Mo. Apartment Fire

    INDEPENDENCE, Mo. -- A large fire is burning at the Independence Ridge Apartments, 19012 E 37th Terr. Flames have been seen throughout the building and emergency crews are on the way. Several residents have also been...

    News • November 12th, 2009

  • Acid, Military Ordnance Caused Ohio Explosion That Injured Two Workers

    LOVELAND, Ohio --   Loveland's fire chief said something Rozzi's workers didn't know was under their feet was partly to blame for an explosion that injured two workers Friday. Chief Otto Huber said that workers were using a Bobcat in an old barn...

    News • November 10th, 2009

  • Miss. Has Hundreds of Faulty Hydrants

    JACKSON, Miss. -- Hundreds of fire hydrants in Jackson are deemed faulty, according to city records. In September, David Hobson's home burned to the ground as neighbors watched. Although firefighters were at the scene, the...

    News • November 4th, 2009

  • Bodies Burned in Fla.Crematorium Fire

    SEBASTIAN, Fla. -- Firefighters worked to extinguish a blaze at a Sebastian crematorium Wednesday. Indian River County Fire Marshal Brian Nolan said the fire started at the Seawinds Funeral Home at 735 Fleming St...

    News • November 4th, 2009