house fire

Photo provided/St. Louis Fire Department
Tom Franklin
October 11, 2019 - 9:26 am
ST. LOUIS (KMOX) — First responders had to rescue a bedridden woman from her home after it caught fire north of Forest Park. It happened at about 3:30 a.m. on the 5100 block of Enright. That's just west of Kingshighway. Battalion 5 reports: Two additional companies requested urgently. Extensive...
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Vienna Fire Department
Vienna Fire Department
August 16, 2019 - 1:33 pm
MARIES COUNTY, Mo. (KMOX/AP) — Six firefighters of the Vienna Fire Department are being treated at local hospitals for moderate to severe burns and cuts from flying debris after responding to a house fire where there was an explosion. The Maries County Sheriffs Office and the Vienna FD are...
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hands in handcuffs
May 22, 2019 - 11:03 am
QUINCY, Ill. (AP) — A judge has sentenced a western Illinois man to five years in prison for an October fire that killed his 8-year-old son and a 5-year-old girl. The Quincy Herald-Whig reports 35-year-old William G. Brewer of Quincy pleaded guilty Tuesday to one count of endangering the life or...
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A photograph of a fire truck one sunny day
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Alex Degman
March 06, 2019 - 4:42 am
GODFREY, Ill. (KMOX) — A Godfrey firefighter battling a house fire in Bethalto has died. The Godfrey Fire Protection District was one of several agencies helping at a burning home on Culp Lane late Tuesday afternoon. A portion of that brick building collapsed, injuring four firefighters. Godfrey...
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Brian Kelly
January 29, 2019 - 1:25 pm
SPANISH LAKE, Mo. (KMOX) — One person is dead after a late morning house fire in Spanish Lake. Firefighters were called to the 12500 block of Lusher, near Highway 367 and New Jamestown, at about 11:45 a.m. Tuesday. The elderly male victim was outside when they got there. Witnesses say the fire...
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Ellisville house fire
Screenshot/Ellisville Police Department video
December 17, 2018 - 11:08 am
ELLISVILLE, Mo. (KMOX) — Dramatic body camera video shows Ellisville police saving an elderly couple from a burning home. The fire happened on Sunday, December 9th at a home on Hilltop Road. Two officers were first to the scene. A woman greeted one officer at the door as the fire burned in the...
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Brian Kelly/KMOX
Brian Kelly
November 19, 2018 - 9:31 am
Neighbors found her lying outside her front door
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KMOX file photo
August 16, 2018 - 5:02 pm
The child's age and gender were not immediately released, and authorities say the child was being evaluated for injuries.
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Close up of charcoal grill
Dreamstime.com
July 06, 2018 - 12:50 pm
Fireworks aren't the only fire threat this time of year.
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