Articles tagged with: fire

12 September 2014

Extreme fire danger prompts big response at garage fire in Gold Hill

Posted in Local

Gold Hill, Ore. -- Fire crews across the state are bracing for a busy weekend. The Oregon Department of Forestry says high winds and low humidity are the perfect mix for fire.  Forecasted east wind ...

08 September 2014

790 Fire community meeting

Posted in Local

Prospect, ore.-- Dozens of people who live near the 790 fire were at the Prospect Community Center Monday night to get a better idea of how the firefight is going. The fire burning in the Sky-Lakes ...

06 September 2014

Crews respond to 2nd alarm apartment fire

Posted in Local

Medford, Ore. -- Fire crews quickly gained control of a 2nd alarm apartment fire in Medford early Saturday morning. The calls came in around 11:30pm Friday night of an apartment complex on fire in t ...

04 September 2014

Fire breaks out at a Medford auto shop

Posted in Local

Medford, Ore. -- A fire breaks out at an auto shop in Medford early Thursday morning. Both Medford Fire & Rescue and Fire District 3 were on scene; seven firetrucks responded altogether. The fir ...

01 September 2014

Vacant house fire

Posted in Local

Medford, Ore. -- A small fire breaks out in a Medford home early Monday morning.The call came in at about 2:20 am for a structure fire at 2392 Windermere Drive. Both Medford Fire and Rescue and Poli ...

28 August 2014

FedEx truck catches fire on the I-5

Posted in Local

Siskiyou Pass, Ore. -- A FedEx truck erupted in flames along I-5 Thursday morning, halting traffic and damaging the freeway.Off camera the driver of this FedEx truck recounts what happened as his ca ...

26 August 2014

Medford apartment fire

Posted in Local

Medford, Ore. --- Medford Fire Investigators believe a young person playing with a lighter and gas caused a fire that shot up the back of a Medford townhouse today.The call came in around 11:30 this ...

18 August 2014

Medford Fire says two fires on Bear Creek Greenway are no accident

Posted in Local

Medford, Ore. -- The investigation continues today after two fires are reported within minutes of each other along the Bear Creek Greenway.   Flames torch two sections of the Bear Creek Greenway ...

13 August 2014

Have you signed up for Jackson County Citizen Alert?

Posted in Local

Jackson County, Ore. --- The Jackson County Sheriff's Office says they've discovered that during the Gulch and Rogue River drive fires, people aren't getting the emergency alerts they need to be get ...

01 August 2014

Beaver Complex fire update

Posted in Local

Medford, Ore. -- According to officials the Beaver Complex consists of two fires: Salt Creek Fire and Oregon Gulch Fire. The Salt Creek Fire is at 108 acres as of 12:50 p.m. The fire is 20 miles nor ...