Fire Victim Succumbs To Injuries From Tuesday FireFire dispatchers received 9-1-1 calls at 7:20 a.m. Tuesday, January 9, that smoke was coming out of a ground-floor apartment at 1620 Cordoba Lane (Vegas/Decatur) and an elderly man was trapped inside.
Vacant House Fire Causes Thousands Of Dollars In DamageFire investigators believe the fire started in the rear of the house, possibly in the kitchen area. The house was vacant and utilities to the house were disconnected.
House Heavily Damaged From Fire In Charleston HeightsWhen firefighters arrived, very heavy smoke was coming from the one story wood frame house. Firefighters tried entering the home to attack the fire, but they noticed the roof was beginning to collapse which indicated the fire was burning in the attic.
Squatters May Be Responsible For House FireWhen firefighters arrived, heavy smoke was coming from the roof. There was heavy fire in the living room and on the front exterior of the one story wood frame house.
Freeze Warning Issued For TonightWith temperatures expected to plunge overnight, the National Weather Service has issued a freeze warning for the Las Vegas valley Monday night into Tuesday morning.
Fire: Homeless Man Saves 2 Children From Burning ApartmentLas Vegas firefighters are calling a homeless man a hero for saving two small children from a fire.
Vegas Thanksgiving Home Cooks Didn't Set Kitchens On FirePeople cooking Thanksgiving meals in Las Vegas did not set their kitchens on fire this year.
Bedroom Fire Guts Las Vegas HomeWhen firefighters arrived, heavy smoke was coming out the front door of a one story wood frame/stucco house. Firefighters entered the home and found the fire in the master bedroom.
Four Displaced After Mobile Home Fire In NorthwestFire investigators believe the fire started on the patio outside and then spread and then spread through the outside wall, some of the eaves and a small part of the attic. Damage was estimated at $5000.
Fire: Check Your Furnace Ahead of Weekend Cold SnapWith temperatures expected to dip this weekend, Las Vegas Fire and Rescue officials are warning area residents to check their furnaces and other heating equipment ahead of the cold temperatures.
Local Fire Captain Delivers Solar And Water Systems To PRThe first solar system with battery storage was installed October 13 at the Barrio Obrero fire station in San Juan. The second installation was done a few days later at another local fire station.
Three Displaced After Fire Destroys An Apartment UnitThe fire caused heavy damage in the living room. The rest of the unit had head and black smoke damage. Damage was estimated at $50,000, and the cause of the fire is under investigation.