Strategy & Tactics News

  • 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

  • Crash Leads To Risky Rescue in Ohio

    CLARK COUNTY, Ohio -- A crash overnight left a man trapped in his vehicle for 90 minutes before rescuers could free him. The crash happened on Haddix Road in Clark County, just west of Spangler Road. State...

    News • November 3rd, 2009

  • Ga. Tech Building Evacuated After Spill

    ATLANTA -- Investigators are still trying to figure out how chemicals spilled on the Georgia Tech campus. Firefighters and HAZMAT crews were called to Tech's College of Computing Thursday night. The building also houses...

    News • October 25th, 2009

  • Body Discovered at Hawaii Boat Fire

    HONOLULU --  A man in his 30s was discovered dead after a boat fire on Pier 38. Firefighters respond to the call at about 10:15 p.m. Saturday. It took a little more than 15 minutes to contain a fire that appears to have started in the wheelhouse...

    News • October 19th, 2009

  • Fire Rips Through Mich. Home, Claims 2

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    News • October 13th, 2009