Wintu Fire forces evacuations in Solano County near Winters

Evacuation orders have been downgraded to warnings as a vegetation fire burns near Winters, authorities said. The Wintu fire has burned about 110 acres near the 8600 block of Wintu Way on Wednesday afternoon, Cal Fire said on social media. It is 90% contained and Cal Fire said the fire is “holding with current control … Read more

Airplane catches fire at Miami airport after landing gear “collapsed;” 3 taken to the hospital, officials say

Three people were injured when an airplane’s landing gear collapsed and the plane caught fire Tuesday, a spokesperson for Miami International Airport said. Miami-Dade Fire Rescue crews works at the scene of an aircraft fire at Miami International Airport, Tuesday, June 21, 2022. Authorities said a plane carrying 126 people caught fire after landing, though … Read more

Overland Park, Kansas house fire kills 2, injures 1

Two people have died after an early morning house fire in Overland Park Monday. The Overland Park Fire Department responded to the home in the 10,300 block of Westgate street around 1:30 Monday morning. Crews arrived to find a working fire, with reports of multiple people trapped. Firefighters from Lenexa and Overland Park began search … Read more

Boat fire burring in Piscataqua River near New Castle, NH

SCOTT COOK WMUR NEWS 9 TO BREAKING NEWS NOW IN NEWCASTLE WHERE A2 7 FOOT ATBO IS BURNING ON THE PISCATAQUA RIVER LOOK AT THOSE DRAMATIC PICTURES THE COAST GUARD TELLS NEWS. FIND TWO PEOPLE WERE ON BOARD, BUT WERE EVACUATED SAFELY BY A GOOD SAMARITAN. FIRE CREWS ARE STILL WORKING TO PUT OUT THOSE … Read more

Firefighters put out Tesla fire that kept reigniting in NorCal

Sacramento area firefighters put out their first Tesla vehicle fire this week, but authorities said it wouldn’t go out with normal methods. It “took a significant amount of time, water, and thinking outside the box to extinguish,” Metro Fire said on social media. The car kept reigniting and “off-gassing in the battery compartment,” according to … Read more

Omaha firefighters battle three alarm fire at chemical company

Residents just southwest of downtown Omaha were encouraged to evacuate as fire raged through a chemical production company near 20th and Center Monday night.Thick, black smoke billowed from the Nox Crete facility, and Omaha firefighters battled the fire all night.Battalion Chief Scott Fitzpatrick said as of 7:45 am Tuesday, there’s no danger at this time … Read more

Person seriously burned from fire in Modesto, officials say

NORTH HIGHLANDS. LSGUTA ANDREA: GRASS FIRE IN MODESTO IS CONTAINED TONIGHT AFTER BURNING 53 ACRES. ONE PERSON WAS SERIOUSLY INJURED THIS AFTERONNO FROM A WIND DRIVEN FIRE NEAR THE MODESTO AIRPORT. THIS FIRE BROKE OUT AT FINCH AND MARIPOSA ROADS, IT BURNED RIGHT UP TO THE TUOLUMNE RIVER Person seriously burned from wind-driven fire in … Read more