Articles tagged with: fire

27 April 2014

Man sent to hospital after house fire

Posted in Local

Central Point, Ore. -- A 78 year old man was taken to the hospital Sunday afternoon after a fire tore through his Central Point home. Firefighters say the fire broke out shortly before 4 pm on the ...

17 April 2014

Areas of Ashland could become a wildfire hazard zone

Written by Travis Koch

Ashland, Ore. -- Ashland Fire & Rescue is hoping to pass an ordinance, rezoning the entire city as a wildfire hazard zone. The change means new applications for significant remodels or new const ...

15 April 2014

Car fire damages three cars at Crater High School

Written by Travis Koch, Posted in Local

Central Point, Ore. -- Smoke could be seen from blocks away as Jackson County Fire District three worked to put out a vehicle fire. "It started under the hood, somewhere near the carburetor" said De ...

08 April 2014

Fire officials issue burning warning

Posted in Local

Medford, Ore --- Fire officials are issuing a warning about doing yard work. With warm temperatures forecasted this week, they say dry conditions and just a few warm days are enough to cause a fire. ...

07 April 2014

Grants Pass house fire deemed suspicious

Posted in Local

Grants Pass, Ore. -- Officials with Rural Metro Fire Department in Grants Pass are calling a Sunday night house fire human caused and suspicious. The home at 4709 Redwood Avenue had no power or hea ...

29 March 2014

Investigators searching for answers in Klamath Falls house fire

Posted in Local

Klamath Falls, Ore. -- Investigators are looking for the cause of a house fire that sent a Klamath Falls woman to the hospital Thursday night. The fire broke out just before 6pm at John and Sherrie ...

21 March 2014

Firefighters kept busy with out of control burns

Written by Roma Villavicencio, Posted in Local, Regional, Weather

Gold Hill, Ore. -- Firefighters did what they could to keep controlled burns under control Friday. In Sam's Valley one neighbor watched it all from her front yard. "I saw a lot of smoke and the neig ...

15 March 2014

Man goes fishing; home goes up in smoke

Posted in Local

Medford, Ore.-- A south Medford man came home from a day of fishing to find his home burnt down. 73-year-old Robert Day was on his way back from fishing Saturday afternoon and got a call he will n ...

15 March 2014

Fire burns through vacant home

Posted in Local

Medford, Ore. -- A vacant home went up in flames last night in a North Medford neighborhood. Medford Fire & Rescue said they arrived to the 1000 block of Easy street at around 5:30 this morning. ...

12 March 2014

New York firefighters respond to building explosion and collapse

Posted in U.S. & World News

New York, N.Y. -- (CNN) Firefighters are still on the scene of an explosion and the collapse of two buildings in New York City, where at least two people are confirmed dead and more than a dozen inj ...