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U/D 600 blk W Lancaster Rd. fire has been extinguished at this time / incident “under control” FFs rescued one dog from the 2nd floor #rva June 19, 2012 1:40 pm via Twitter for iPhoneReplyRetweetFavorite @RFDVA Richmond Fire Dept More from the RTD: All three occupants of the house in the 600 block of West [...]
A fire last night destroyed a Highland Park house on the 3600 block of Carolina Avenue, reports the Times-Dispatch. One person was taken to the hospital, and four were displaced. Read the full article for the details, and be extra careful with your candles, folks.
Last week’s deadly fire on Garland Avenue has been ruled a homicide.
Updates: The Richmond Police Department has made an arrest in a house fire early yesterday. Michelle Yvette Hampton, 34, of Richmond is charged with threatening to burn and arson. Additional charges against Hampton are pending upon review of the case by Richmond Police and the Commonwealth’s Attorney’s Office.
About 7:30pm tonight I saw this on twitter: Units are working a house fire in the 5000 blk of W SEMINARY AVE.less than a minute ago via txtRichmond Fire DeptRFDVA By the time I got there to take some pictures the fire department had things under control and was packing up. It looked like lots [...]
Early this evening the Richmond Fire Department was reporting a fire on Woodcliff Avenue: Units are working a 2nd alarm fire in the 2900 blk of Woodcliff Ave.less than a minute ago via txtRichmond Fire DeptRFDVA
From the RTD: A 67-year-old Richmond man died in a morning house fire in North Richmond yesterday, becoming the city’s first fire fatality of the year. Matthew Benjamin was dead when firefighters found him in the second floor of a two-story wood-frame home on Rose Avenue, according to Richmond Fire Department Lt. Shawn L. Jones. [...]
RTD and NBC12 both have this story about three police officers who suffered smoke inhalation while saving a elderly woman from a burning building at 1004 Edgehill Road. The woman, pulled from the second story of a house on fire in the 1000 block of Edgehill Road, was in serious but stable condition this morning [...]
A fire this morning in a two story apartment building was put out with no injuries. RTD reports: Lt. Shawn Jones said all the occupants had gotten out safely by the time the first units arrived at the apartment in the 400 block of West Fritz Street after the 911 call was placed at 8:36 [...]