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April 15, 2019 - 3:32 pm
HOUSTON, TX (1010 WINS/ AP) -- Authorities say there was an accidental fire inside a garage at the Texas home of former heavyweight boxing champion George Foreman. According to reports, the blaze occured on Sunday night and damaged the garage and several vehicles, but caused no injuries. Don’t...
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Dreamstime
April 15, 2019 - 11:55 am
RUTHERFORD, N.J. (1010 WINS) -- A home in New Jersey was severely damaged by fire after lightning struck the area multiple times. A report from NJ.com says the family was able to escape the two-alarm fire, which broke out on Ridge Road in Rutherford sometime after 5 a.m. Monday. So far, two...
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Dreamstime
April 12, 2019 - 1:30 pm
JERSEY CITY, N.J. -- A father was able to escape a three-alarm fire in his Jersey City home by climbing out a second floor window with his three young daughters Friday morning. The fire started in the rear section of the four family house on Gates Avenue just after 10:30 a.m. Large fire on Gates...
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Dreamstime
January 25, 2019 - 3:14 pm
WILLIMANTIC, Conn. (AP) -- Firefighters in Connecticut have rescued a man who spent about eight hours overnight stuck in a tree he climbed to escape rising flood waters. Willimantic Fire Capt. Scott Card tells the Chronicle of Willimantic that the man rescued at about 5:30 a.m. Friday had been...
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Carol D'Auria
April 24, 2018 - 11:04 am
Firefighters are battling a 5 alarm blaze in the Fordham section of the Bronx.
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Dreamstime
April 10, 2018 - 9:25 am
NEW YORK (1010 WINS) -- A fire has cost a Bronx man his life. The blaze broke out around 11:30, Monday night, in a townhouse on Freeman Street in the Foxhurst section. The FDNY said firefighters found the victim dead on the first floor. He has been identified as 35-year-old Russell Henry. The cause...
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