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St. Louis Fire Department / Twitter
July 28, 2019 - 5:10 pm
ST. LOUIS (KMOX) -- No one was injured but St. Louis Firefighters were busy after an apparent explosion sparked a two alarm fire in the Ville early Sunday afternoon. It happened in the 4300 block of Cottage -- the apartment building was occupied but no one was injured. It eventually escalated to a...
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Aberdeen Fire Department
July 09, 2019 - 5:10 pm
( KMOX ) - A Washington man is recovering from second- and third-degree burns after he risked his life to save his 8-year-old niece. #BREAKING Aberdeen fire hero Derrick Byrd on rushing back into a burning house to rescue his niece. 6pm on #KOMONews pic.twitter.com/HeHzBN0e7g — Keith Eldridge (@...
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(York County Sheriff, Twitter)
July 05, 2019 - 10:04 am
(KMOX) - This year, one of the country's biggest, most colorful 4th of July fireworks displays didn't even draw a large crowd. Then again, no one was expecting it to happen. A fire at Davey Jones' Fireworks and the House of Fireworks -- adjoining stores in Fort Mill, South Carolina -- kept...
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(© TNS)
July 03, 2019 - 8:51 am
VERSAILLES, Ky. (AP/KMOX) — Firefighters in Kentucky were still trying to extinguish flaming Jim Beam warehouses filled with about 45,000 barrels of bourbon. According to Accuweather, the warehouses caught fire late Tuesday and on the Fourth of July, firefighters were battling the blaze fueled by...
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Brian Kelly/KMOX
June 03, 2019 - 6:40 am
WASHINGTON PARK, Ill. (KMOX) — If you noticed a big plume of smoke in the area of I-255 and I-64 this morning, you weren't alone. There was a fire at a liquor store in Washington Park. The blaze sent flames and smoke shooting into the sky shortly after 5 a.m. Tankers bringing more water to drown...
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(Courtesy of Breakaway Cafe)
April 24, 2019 - 4:06 pm
ST. LOUIS (KMOX) - Although the Goody Goody Diner is temporarily closed after a devastating fire this week, the staff will be back in business thanks to another local resaturant in north St. Louis. Breakaway Café has offered jobs to both the kitchen and wait staff of Goody Goody, while their...
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(Photo by Benoît Moser/BSPP via Getty Images)
April 16, 2019 - 1:42 pm
ST. LOUIS (KMOX) - Damage assessment teams are surveying the still majestic, but charred Notre Dame cathedral in Paris . St. Louis Fire Chief Dennis Jenkerson talked with KMOX about the challenges when trying to fight a fire of that magnitude. The Chief also pointed out the importance or having...
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