Weekend Apartment Fire Displaces Two FamiliesLas Vegas firefighters responded to the Green Tree Apartments, 517 N. 28th Street, on Sunday around 2:35 p.m., after fire dispatchers received calls that a fire was burning in the yard behind the apartment.
Early Morning Fire Damages Condo UnitFirefighters responded to the Indian Wells Condominium complex on the corner of S. Durango Drive and W. Alta Drive around 3:00 a.m. Monday.
Roof Fire Damages Downtown OfficeWhen firefighters arrived, a large palm tree was on fire and burning fronds were falling onto the wood shake shingle roof of a one story wood frame office building.
Las Vegas Fire And Rescue Celebrates Two Milestones2017 marks the 110th anniversary of organized fire protection in the city of Las Vegas and the 75th anniversary of the present day full time department.
3 Las Vegas Firefighters Injured After Roof CollapsesThree Las Vegas firefighters have been injured battling a house fire after the structure's roof collapsed.
Downtown House Damaged By FireWhen fire crews arrived, the carport and what appeared to be an add-on room on the back of the house were on fire. It took firefighters about 15 minutes to bring the fire under control.
Vacant Apartment Complex Burns AgainFor the second time in less than a week, a vacant apartment complex on McWilliams Avenue was on fire Monday morning. The same complex was the scene of a two-alarm fire on Friday.
Two Homes On The Eastside Damaged By FireThe cause of the fire is under investigation. There were no reported injuries. Seven people are displaced because of the fire.
Fire Guts Garage, Destroys 2 Cars In Summerlin HomeFirefighters were able to keep the fire from entering the living portion of the house. The garage was gutted, and two cars were destroyed.
Fireworks Spark East Vegas Palm Tree Fire; 2 Homes DamagedA fire sparked in a palm tree by fireworks eventually spread to other trees and two houses Tuesday evening, authorities said.
Safe-N-Sane Fireworks On Sale Wednesday In Las VegasSafe-N-Sane fireworks are those that have been tested and approved by valley fire departments for use during this one week of the year. At all other times of the year, Safe-N-Sane fireworks are illegal as well as any other type of firework that flies through the air, explodes or rotates on the ground.
Electrical Fire Blamed For Damages At Westside HomeFire investigators believe an extension cord from a wall mounted air conditioner to a wall outlet is where the fire began. With the AC unit running nearly constantly, the extension cord probably heated up and started nearby combustibles on fire.