apartment fire

Fire breaks out at Ashland apartment complex

Ashland, Ore. — An apartment fire in Ashland forced several people to evacuate their homes Wednesday afternoon. Just after noon, firefighters responded to a call for smoke coming out of an apartment building on lower Clay Street. Crews said the fire started …

Apartment manager puts out fire

Medford, Ore. — Working smoke alarms, the availability of fire extinguishers, and a quick-acting manager are what saved an entire apartment complex from going up in flames. According to the Manager at North Riverside Apartments in Medford, a cigarette butt next to an …

Barbecue fire spreads to apartment

Medford, Ore. — Firefighters quickly knocked down the flames of a structure fire on Northridge Terrace. Medford Fire Rescue deputy fire marshal Samantha Metheny says a man was barbecuing his dinner a little too close to some bamboo shades on his outside …

20 residents displaced in Phoenix apartment fire

Phoenix, Ore. — The Red Cross is assisting twenty adults who were displaced in an apartment fire on Saturday. Crews from Jackson County Fire District Five, Medrford Fire-Rescue, and Ashland Fire were called to the 4300-block of South Pacific Highway just after …

Little hero braves California flames

Bakersfield, Calif. (KGET) — 10-year-old Colton Current is being applauded for his bravery after helping people evacuate an apartment fire in Bakersfield, California Tuesday afternoon. “Me and my dad were coming back from Lowes and we saw a little bit of smoke …