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Fire kills one in Burrton

BURRTON, Kan. (KSNW) – One person is dead after a house fire in Burrton. Officials said the fire happened just before noon Sunday in the 300 block of South Reno. 95 more words


6-year-old girl dies in Plainfield house fire

PLAINFIELD, Conn. (WTNH)– A 6-year-old girl has died after a fire broke out at a Plainfield home Wednesday night.

Police say two officers responded to a house fire at 10 Winsor Avenue, just before 10:45 p.m., after receiving a 911 call. 546 more words


Austin Fire Leads To A Death Investigation

CHICAGO (CBS) — Chicago police and fire responded early Saturday morning to a refuse fire and discovered a dead body in the Austin neighborhood.

Officers received a call around 1:25 a.m. 77 more words


Cameron Jett's legacy set to live on through donor recipient

MEMPHIS, Tenn. — In the face of devastation, an emotional father found strength to give the gift of life despite losing seven children in a deadly fire. 238 more words


Woman, toddler, victims of northern Saskatchewan house trailer fire

RCMP have ruled out any criminal activity in the deaths of two people whose bodies were found in a burned house trailer in northern Saskatchewan. 117 more words


9 dead in Memphis house fire, 1 child fighting for life

MEMPHIS, Tenn. (AP) — Nine people — six children and three adults — died early Monday in Memphis’ deadliest house fire in decades, and one other child is fighting for life at a hospital, authorities said. 604 more words

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Unattended cooking caused fatal Scarborough apartment fire: Officials

Unattended cooking has been cited as the cause of a fatal Scarborough apartment fire early Saturday, according to Toronto Fire Services.

Emergency crews were called to Eglinton Avenue East, east of Birchmount Road, around 5:15 a.m. 100 more words