Headlines Tagged with Fires/Injuries — 271 headlines found
29 firefighters were on scene to tackle the fire, along with the hazmat unit and heavy rescue unit. The resident was badly burned and unconscious when she was pulled from her home.
Dec 1, 2013 KXRM Fox 21 / KXTU CW 57
added Dec 3, 2013 13:01
The Des Moines Fire Department says a man was injured when he lit a cigarette while using an oxygen tank, sparking a fire. The fire happened Saturday afternoon when the man lit a cigarette while wearing an oxygen mask.
Dec 1, 2013 KCRG-TV9 ABC (Cedar Rapids, IA)
added Dec 3, 2013 12:44
Cigarettes she was smoking, along with an oxygen tank she was using, were factors in the ignition and quick spread of a house fire that killed a disabled Provo woman.
Aug 22, 2013 Salt Lake Tribune
added Aug 22, 2013 15:00
Jones was smoking a cigarette at the time. His family tells us he has had three prior explosions at his home for the same reason, but this one was different because it killed him.
Jul 27, 2013 The Oklahoman
added Jul 28, 2013 21:10
A woman burned when she accidentally set off the blast escapes with her grandson’s aid
Jul 3, 2013 Eugene (OR) Register-Guard
added Jul 3, 2013 11:37
The victim is Delores Anderson, 75. The structure is owned by Spring River Christian Village. ... The victim was smoking while on oxygen equipment.
May 11, 2013 Joplin (MO) Independent
added May 11, 2013 14:23
A man died Tuesday after his cigarette sparked a fire fueled by his oxygen tank in his living room, Las Vegas Fire and Rescue spokesman Tim Szymanski said. The manâ€™s wife came home from work about 5:30 p.m. to their duplex in the 6100 block of Daisy P
Apr 24, 2013 Las Vegas Sun
added Apr 26, 2013 06:31
Fire officials in south-central Idaho say a smoker lighting a cigarette while using an oxygen tank ignited a fire that killed her and quickly spread in the apartment filled with additional oxygen tanks.
Apr 18, 2013 AP - Associated Press
added Apr 18, 2013 16:59
A man who used oxygen to help him breathe suffered head and facial burns when his cigarette ignited, fire officials said. The (Alton) Telegraph reports the man, described only as in his mid-50s, was injured Wednesday.
Apr 12, 2013 AP - Associated Press
added Apr 12, 2013 13:15
“We've had several fires with the people smoking with the oxygen tanks it's a big problem. I know the State Fire Marshal is very concerned with that”, says Springfield Fire Commissioner Joseph Conant The Fire Marshal has started a campaign called "Brea
Mar 18, 2013 WWLP-22News (Springfield, MA)
added Mar 19, 2013 03:25