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Two people injured in Myrtle Beach condo fire (SC)

Firefighters in Myrtle Beach worked to put out a structure fire at 4106 Fairway Lakes early Monday morning.  The fire happened around 6 a.m. at a condo complex. Two people were transported to the hospital and one person suffers from

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Fire Crews Tackle Blaze In Shelton Condo (CT)

Firefighters doused a blaze in a four-unit condominium building in Shelton on Monday morning, according to the Connecticut Post.  A heavy fire was reported coming from a second-floor window above a garage at 6 Acorn Hollow in the Tamarack Ridge

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Lightning Strike Causes Fire At Branson At The Meadows (MO)

Lightning caused a fire that forced people in 40 units at Wyndham at The Meadows in Branson to evacuate early Monday morning.  Branson Fire Chief Ted Martin tells KTTS News the fire broke out around 12:45 a.m. when lightning blew

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Plainville condo destroyed by fire (CT)

A woman was rescued after her condo caught on fire in Plainville on Friday.  The Plainville Fire Chief tells News 8 the police department arrived first and helped get a woman out of the house. They say she was conscious

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Condo Fire Has Residents Evacuated in Mississauga

Multiple residents were forced to evacuate their units after a major blaze broke out at a Mississauga apartment building.  In the early hours of Wednesday, March 22, a fire started inside an eleventh floor apartment unit in a residential highrise

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Families displaced after fire destroys condo units (MI)

Three departments were called to a chimney fire at a condo complex near Schuss Mountain in Antrim County. The fire crews got the call about 1 o’clock Wednesday morning.      Read the article……………

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One person dead in North Seattle condo fire (WA)

An elderly woman was killed in a condo fire Tuesday morning in Seattle’s Wedgwood neighborhood.  It happened around 2:30 a.m.when crews responded to a suspicious odor call.      Read the article……………

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Private condo at Boyne Mountain goes up in flames (MI)

Firefighters are still investigating a fire that broke out in a private condo at Boyne Mountain Sunday morning.  The Boyne Valley Fire Chief says when they arrived to the Creekside condo around 4:30 a.m., the condo was completely filled with

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9 People, Including Children, Rescued from New Britain Fire

Firefighters rescued nine people, including children, who were trapped in a fire at Dublin Hills Condo complex in New Britain on Friday morning and members of two families were taken to the hospital.  The raging two-alarm fire broke out at

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Man dies after fire in condo that didn’t have working smoke alarms (IN)

A man has passed away after previously being pulled from a burning condo on March 11.  The Indianapolis Fire Department said 53-year-old John Williams died on March 14.  IFD investigators said the condo in the 6100 block of Timber Lake

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Woman injured in condo fire

A house fire near Calavera Hills Community Park left one woman injured Tuesday.  The blaze in the 2900 block of Ridgefield Avenue in Carlsbad was reported shortly after 3 p.m., authorities said.   Read the article………..

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Brigantine firefighters battle condo blaze (NJ)

A fire damaged two units of a condo building on the 600 block of East Brigantine Avenue on Tuesday afternoon.  The cause of the fire wasn’t immediately available, no one was injured. The fire was contained to two units. Two

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Residents Forced Out of Homes After Vernon Condo Complex Fire (CT)

Several people are displaced ahead of Tuesday’s nor’easter after a fire at a condominium complex in Vernon Monday morning.  Fire crews responded to 85 Old Town Road, the Townhouse Three Condos, around 1:45 a.m. No injuries were reported but eight

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Two families displaced by Calgary condo fire

Flames were shooting from the first floor of a condo complex in southeast Calgary late Saturday night.  One family of five managed to escape the blaze, while another family of five living next door had to be moved out as

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Former residents of Dallas condo still in limbo after deadly fire (TX)

Residents who lost their homes in the deadly 7-alarm Preston Place condo fire are still in limbo as they wait to salvage what’s left of their belongings.  The smell of charred wood lingers around the remains of the condo building,

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Fire in Ste-Therese condo complex leaves 15 homeless

Fifteen people are homeless after a fire broke out in a Ste-Therese condominium complex on Saturday morning.  At 4:45 a.m. a 911 call was placed alerting emergency services of the fire in the two-building complex. The intense cold slowed the

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Man in ‘extreme critical condition’ after being pulled from condo fire on southeast side (IN)

A 53-year-old man was sent to Eskenazi Hospital in “extreme critical condition” Saturday after he was pulled from a condominium fire on the southeast side.  A Beech Grove police officer reported the fire at Carriage Courts Neighborhood to 911 and

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Flames Rekindle at Scene of Deadly Dallas Condo Fire (TX)

Dallas Fire-Rescue remains on the scene of a Dallas condo building fire, three days after the fast-moving blaze called for seven alarms.   View the news report…………..

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Dallas Condo Fire Damage Tops $12 Million (TX)

Dallas Fire-Rescue says damages from a 7-alarm fatal condo fire have topped $12 million and that the cause of the fire remains a mystery.  Jason Evans, public information officer for the Dallas Fire-Rescue Department, issued his incident report Tuesday which

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Courtenay condo fire kills man, dog

A 71-year-old man and his dog died as a result of a fire at his Courtenay condo unit late Saturday afternoon.  Twenty firefighters and five emergency vehicles responded to a 911 call to Puntledge Terrace, Courtenay Fire Chief Don Bardonnex

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Body found in North Dallas condo ravaged by 7-alarm fire (TX)

Firefighters found a body early Monday in the North Dallas condominiums destroyed by a fire this weekend.  The body was near the condo of an elderly woman reported missing, according to Dallas Fire-Rescue. The Dallas County medical examiner’s office has

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Asbury Park Community Reaches Out to Ocean Grove Fire Victims (NJ)

The neighboring Asbury Park community is quickly reaching out to those affected by the Friday morning blaze in Ocean Grove.  No lives were lost but two firefighters sustained minor injuries in the five-alarm blaze that broke out near 5 a.m.

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About 100 ‘primarily elderly’ residents displaced after 7-alarm fire rips through North Dallas condos (TX)

About 100 people were displaced after a 7-alarm fire caused extensive damage to condos in North Dallas overnight.  Crews responded to the 6200 block of West Northwest Highway, near Preston Road, just before 11:30 p.m. Friday.   As residents, who

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Man charged for Pearl District condo fire (OR)

A 24-year-old man is accused of trying to damage an 86-unit condo building in the Pearl District by causing a fire and explosion.  Officials tell us that Michael Aaron Swathwood was taken into custody on Wednesday and charged with two

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Fire destroys DeKalb condo building, displacing families (GA)

Several families are out of a home after condo fire ripped through their complex.  It was just after 4:30 p.m. Thursday when neighbors said they had to evacuate their homes in the Fontaine East condos in Lithonia.  “I open the

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Massive condo fire in Ocean Grove burns at least 7 buildings

An early morning fire burned a multi-level condo on the Jersey Shore early Friday morning.  Neptune Township’s Office of Emergency Management said a total of 7 structures were affected by the 5 alarm fire including 3 homes and the LaPierre

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Bel Air condo residents displaced by fire in flue Monday night (MD)

Two condominium units in Bel Air’s English Country Manor community were damaged and four residents of those units were displaced Monday night following a fire that started in a fireplace flue, according to the Office of the State Fire Marshal.

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10 people displaced after New Paltz fire at condo complex, authorities say (NY)

Ten people were displaced, and three pets were rescued following a kitchen fire that started on an electric stove Saturday night at the Meadowbrook Circle condominium complex, authorities said.  The New Paltz Fire Department said in a press release that

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High Rise Fire at Boca condo complex (FL)

Residents were evacuated after a fire at a Boca condo complex Tuesday night. Fire crews responded to reports of a fire at Hythe B in Century Village West.  First arriving crews reported smoke showing from a four story building.  Firefighters

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Massive fire breaks out at troubled Tymber Skan condo complex (FL)

A massive fire broke out Tuesday morning at the troubled Tymber Skan condominium complex in Orange County, fire officials said.  The blaze was reported just before 8 a.m. and had been knocked down by 8:30 a.m., Orange County Fire Rescue

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1 dead, 11 displaced in East Side condo fire, officials say (WI)

One person died early Sunday from a fire in a unit of an East Side condo building, the Madison Fire Department said, while 11 other building residents were displaced.  Firefighters were sent to a building in Sherman Terrace neighborhood at

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Early morning condominium fire under investigation (WA)

Fire crews were busy putting out a fire at a condominium complex in Walla Walla. It happened on the 2200 Blk. of Plaza Way around 2:30 on Friday morning. Walla Walla Firefighters tell NBC Right Now when they got on

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Fire chief: Sprinklers extinguished fire in Park Ridge condo trash chute (IL)

Park Ridge Fire Chief Jeff Sorensen credits sprinklers with putting out a fire and minimizing damage inside an Uptown condominium building.  The fire occurred on the evening of Feb. 12 in a trash chute located inside the Residences of Uptown

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One dead in Greenfield condo fire Near 84th Street and Howard Avenue (WI)

Fire officials are investigating an apartment fire in Greenfield that claimed the life of one resident Wednesday afternoon.  “During the course of the extinguishment a victim was discovered and pulled out of the structure. Unfortunately the victim did not survive,”

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Fire damages west end condo complex (AB)

Residents of a west end condo complex were sent scrambling Thursday morning due to fire.  Fire officials were called to the 4-storey complex, located at 172 Street and 76 Avenue, around 8:00 a.m. Flames could be seen coming out of

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More than 50 displaced in Dallas condo fire (TX)

Several residents are displaced after a fire damaged two condominiums in Northeast Dallas.  Fire crews were called to the Richland Trace Condominiums, on Walnut Street near Audelia Road, late Wednesday night when they saw a “generous amount of flames” coming

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Charging cell phone starts fire in West Hartford condo; 9-year-old credited with saving grandmother (CT)

A charging cell phone is being blamed for a fire that tore through a West Hartford condo Tuesday morning.  Three people, including two firefighters, were sent to the hospital after a bedroom fire at 8 Rosemary Court in West Hartford.

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Two condos damaged in Virginia Beach fire (VA)

A fire caused significant damage to a condominium Thursday in Virginia Beach.  Fire units were called to the 2400 block of Marsh Creek around 11 a.m. after receiving reports of an active fire. Crews arrived and had the flames extinguished

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Condominium fire draws firefighters to Saddleback (ME)

A fire at Rock Pond Condominiums near Saddleback Mountain drew most of the county’s departments northward Tuesday evening, with two units reported destroyed and another damaged.   Farmington Fire Deputy Chief Tim Hardy, reached by phone as departments began clearing

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Woman helps blind neighbor escape raging condo fire in southwest Houston (TX)

A woman said she helped her blind neighbor Tuesday morning escape a fire that destroyed several condominiums in a southwest Houston neighborhood.  The fire was reported about 1:30 a.m. at the Hamlet of Cherbourg Condominiums at Jeanetta and Lipan roads.

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Nine people displaced, 4 units damaged in North Las Vegas condo complex fire (NV)

Nine people were displaced and four units were damaged this morning in a fire at a condo complex near Civic Center Drive and Cheyenne Avenue.  Crews from North Las Vegas, Las Vegas Fire and Rescue and Clark County fought the

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Rescuers Find Mother, 2 Kids Unconscious During Condo Fire (CO)

Two children, their mother and a sheriff’s deputy are in the hospital after a Friday morning fire at a condo building in Arapahoe County.   Read the article………..

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Alert Neighbor Saved Lives In Danbury Condo Blaze (CT)

The Danbury Fire Department credited an alert neighbor with saving the lives of others by calling 911 Monday night about a fire at the Birchwood Condominiums.    Read the article………..

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Man Whose Daughter Died Sues Landlord and Homeowner’s Association (CA)

A man whose daughter and grandchild died in a 2015 blaze at an Inglewood condominium complex is suing the landlord and the homeowners association, alleging unsafe conditions led to the fire and trapped the woman inside her unit.   Deontae

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Centerport Condo Complex Collapses From Relentless Blaze (NY)

The nor’easter’s strong winds forced firefighters to spend several hours battling a relentless blaze at a Centerport condo complex Tuesday morning.  According to fire officials, about 100 Centerport firefighters responded to a fire in the Bull Calf Landing Townhouse Complex,

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Nor’easter Winds, Gas Fuel Condo Fire on Long Island (NY)

Flames tore through a condominium complex on Long Island Tuesday morning, collapsing a building and forcing residents out onto the street as nor’easter winds fueled the blaze.  No one was reported injured in the overnight inferno, which started around 1

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Japan: 11 hospitalized after predawn fire erupts in Tokyo condo high-rise

A fire broke out in a 26-story condominium high-rise in Tokyo’s Toshima Ward early Tuesday morning and 11 people were sent to the hospital, including a woman who is unconscious and in critical condition.  According to the Tokyo Fire Department,

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Demolition begins at New Haven Harbour Landing condo complex units damaged by fire (CT)

Crews Monday started tearing through several units at the Harbour Landing condo complex building that were heavily damaged in a fire last month  City Building Inspector James Turcio said the demolition of a section of the Harbour Landing complex started

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Two Alarm Fire At Condo Complex On NW Lovejoy (OR)

A two alarm fire has forced the evacuation of people living in the Royal Arms Condos on NW 18th and Lovejoy this morning. At least a half dozen fire engines responded to the scene. No details yet on what caused

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Propane pipe explosion sets fire to Widgi Creek condo (OR)

A propane pipe exploded in a garage at a Widgi Creek condominium in southwest Bend, causing an estimated $75,000 in damages to the unit, according to a Bend Fire Department news release.   Read the article………

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