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Cause of Roanoke building fire still unknown

ROANOKE (WSLS 10) – An investigation is underway after a fire destroyed a building in Roanoke on Sunday.

Piles of rubble are all that’s left at the former Roanoke City Schools maintenance building, which is now owned by Carilion. 38 more words


Henry County mobile home fire under investigation

HENRY COUNTY (WSLS 10) – The Henry County Fire Marshal’s Office is investigating after a fire destroyed a mobile home.

It happened around 4:30 Monday morning at 81 Graham Park Dr. 123 more words


Massive early morning fire at Carilion owned building

ROANOKE (WSLS 10) – Roanoke City firefighters battle a massive blaze at the former Roanoke City Public Schools maintenance building, now owned by Carilion.

Roanoke City Fire Chief David Hoback says this is the largest fire the department has seen all year. 165 more words


Crews respond to Rustburg fire

RUSTBURG (WSLS 10) – Crews responded to a building fire in Rustburg on Friday afternoon.

At about 12:45 p.m. smoke and flames could be seen coming from the building known as the Old Mill, according to Bridgette Lyons, who works nearby. 26 more words

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Three firefighters, two others injured in Portland gas explosion

PORTLAND, Ore. (KOIN) — Three firefighters and two others were injured in a large gas explosion on Wednesday morning in Northwest Portland.

The incident happened at NW 23rd and Glisan in the Dosha Salon Spa building. 120 more words

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Danville fire crews quickly stop afternoon kitchen fire

DANVILLE (WSLS 10) – Danville fire crews battled a house fire on Tuesday afternoon.

At 3:51 p.m., crews responded to a fire in the 200 block of Melrose Drive and found light smoke coming from the back of a medium-sized two-story house. 168 more words


Red Cross and Roanoke County Fire Department team up to install working smoke alarms

ROANOKE COUNTY (WSLS 10) – Fire Prevention Week wrapped up Saturday and members of the Red Cross and Roanoke County Fire and Rescue went door to door to check smoke detectors inside homes.  263 more words