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Crews tackle fire at derelict Sheffield building

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  • April 19, 2013
Two dozen firefighters are dealing with a fire at a derelict building in the centre of Sheffield. Crews were called to the site on Nursery Street, off Derek Dooley Way, at 06:30 BST. Five engines are at the scene and the cause of the fire is so far u...

Fire at disused Torryburn Hotel in Aberdeenshire

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  • April 19, 2013
An investigation has been started into the cause of a fire at a disused hotel in Aberdeenshire. Emergency services were called to the old Torryburn Hotel shortly after 23:00. A total of 45 firefighters were involved in tackling the fire, using a spec...

Texas Waco fertiliser plant blast search for survivors

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  • April 19, 2013
Emergency services are searching for survivors after a blast at a fertiliser plant in the US state of Texas killed between five and 15 people. More than 160 people were injured and dozens of buildings destroyed in the town of West, near Waco. Three o...

Thetford Forest fire contained by crews

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  • April 19, 2013
About 40 firefighters have tackled a blaze that spread across 10,000 sq metres of Norfolk forest and grassland. The fire broke out in Thetford Forest at Harling Drove, near Santon Downham, about 15:30 BST. Smoke billowing across the A134 caused a haz...

Birmingham house fire death treated as murder

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  • April 19, 2013
A fire at a house in Birmingham in which a woman in her 50s died is being treated as murder, police have said. Forensic investigations confirmed the fire at Cateswell Road, Springfield, on Wednesday was started deliberately, West Midlands Police said...

Lightning causes roof to collapse in Shotley

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  • April 19, 2013
Lightning has caused the roof of a house in Suffolk to collapse. Two homes in a semi-detached building in Kirton Close, Shotley, were hit by the lightning at about 16:00 BST. People were inside the building at the time of the strike but managed to es...

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