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Silverthorn Boat Fire Extinguished

Shasta County, CA - On 7-4-2019, 1845 hours, the Shasta County Sheriff's Office Boating Safety Unit and Cal-Fire were dispatched to Silverthorn Resort for a boat fire. Deputy Lindquist responded from the area of No Name Island. The fire on the custom inboard boat was...

Boat catches on fire, explodes at John’s Pass

Pinellas County, FL - Pinellas County Fire Rescue, The US Coast Guard, Pinellas County Sheriff's Deputies and Florida Fish and Wildlife worked to put out a boat that was on fire at John's Pass, off Treasure Island and Madeira Beach. FWC officials said two people were...

Explosion shakes Galt neighborhood

Galt, CA - A loud explosion was heard across several Galt neighborhoods Monday night, July 1, later to be located from a home on the 200 block of Lois Avenue on the west side of Galt.Emergency personnel from both Galt Police and Cosumnes Fire Department (CSD) were...

Experts warn boaters of carbon monoxide dangers

Mt Pleasant, SC - Experts are warning boaters to be vigilant of carbon monoxide poisoning during the July 4th holiday."It creeps up on you because carbon monoxide in general is hard to detect," said Christina Derinzo, a carbon monoxide education outreach...

Report On Flooding Turns Into Carbon Monoxide Rescue

Red Cliff, CO -They call it the silent killer.Covering news for more than a decade, I've done countless stories on the devastating impacts of carbon monoxide poisoning, until Monday afternoon, I had never seen what it can do up close.It was an hour before our live...

Two injured in boat explosion on Keuka Lake

Hammondsport, NY - Two people are recovering after their boat exploded on Keuka Lake, Saturday afternoon.The Steuben County Sheriff's Office tells us a male and female passenger from Batavia were in the area, for the Annual Wine Country Classic Boat Show.Sheriff Jim...

Marion assisted living facility evacuated after carbon monoxide leak

Marion, IA - Residents and staff at Village Ridge Assisted Living Facility had to be evacuated after a carbon monoxide leak on Monday morning.At approximately 7:57 a.m., Village Ridge staff alerted the Marion Fire Department after a carbon monoxide alarm went off at...

Carbon monoxide sends family to hospital

Little Rock, AR - A family of four was transported to a local hospital Thursday reportedly due to carbon monoxide poisoning, Piney Fire Chief Scott Miser said.The source of the carbon monoxide was under investigation, Miser said. The incident occurred at 104 Hamilton...