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Firefighters injured in Clogher collision

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  • June 2, 2013
A number of firefighters have been injured in a road collision in County Tyrone. The crash happened at about 1600 BST on Saturday on the Knockmany Road, Clogher. The incident involved a fire engine from Clogher Station. The condition of the crew is n...

Venton man dies in house fire

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  • June 2, 2013
An 84-year-old man has died and his wife is in hospital after a house fire in a village near Plymouth. Emergency services were called to Venton near Sparkwell on Friday night. The cfire is not being treated as suspicious but investigations are contin...

Stoke Mandeville Hospital: Patients flee from fire

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  • June 2, 2013
Four people needed treatment after a fire which caused the evacuation of dozens of patients from a ward at Stoke Mandeville Hospital. The fire broke out on Saturday morning on the second floor of the hospital, near Aylesbury in Buckinghamshire. Three...

Homes evacuated after flat fire in Lochaber

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  • June 2, 2013
Firefighters have attended a fire which broke out at a block of flats in Lochaber. Emergency services were called to the blaze at Salen, Acharacle, just after 5:00, following a call from one of the residents who had already alerted other neighbours i...

Ingoldmells' Bell Inn fire 'caused by faulty electrics'

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  • June 2, 2013
A fire which destroyed a Lincolnshire pub was possibly caused by faulty electrics, fire investigators have said. About 100 customers at the Bell Inn, in the coastal village of Ingoldmells, fled the fire on Thursday evening. No-one was injured but the...

Man in hospital after Edinburgh flat fire

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  • June 2, 2013
A man was taken to hospital after a blaze at a block of flats in Edinburgh. Emergency services were called to the fire in a bin chute at Muirhouse Terrace, at 11:50 on Friday. The 46-year-old was led from the property by firefighters and taken to Edi...

Man's body found after Coxheath barn fire

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  • June 2, 2013
A man's body has been found following a barn fire in Kent. The fire in Forstal Lane, Coxheath, near Maidstone, was reported at 15;40 BST on Friday and a man was said to be trapped in the barn. Six fire engines were called to the blaze and remained at...

Cambridgeshire fire alarm response needs 999 call

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  • June 1, 2013
Firefighters will now respond to automatic alarms in daylight hours at 21,000 properties in Cambridgeshire only after a 999 call is made. Cambridgeshire Fire and Rescue has imposed the new rule from Saturday after a survey revealed 98% of callouts in...

Doncaster pallet yard extensively damaged in fire

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  • June 1, 2013
A pallet yard in Doncaster has been extensively damaged by a fire that broke out there in the early hours. At its height, about 70 firefighters tackled the blaze at the pallet yard on Cow House Lane, Armthorpe, which started at about 03:30 BST. It is...

Four firefighters die in Houston, Texas hotel fire

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  • June 1, 2013
Four US firefighters have been killed battling a fire in a hotel in Houston, TexasThe blaze started in the Southwest Inn's restaurant and spread quickly. At least five other people were taken to hospital.Houston Fire Department described it as as the...

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