The disaster added to a string of deadly blazes that have plagued China despite official efforts to improve public safety over the past two decades.
Fire tore through a 2nd-story Chicago home overnight, killing six children, two adults and a dog,
Federal investigators have been deployed to help determine what happened when a fire broke out at a Westminster apartment complex Sunday, killing two and injuring several residents
A woman died in a house fire that happened on Route 28 in Johnsburg overnight.
An 18-year-old from Middletown and her dog were tragically killed in a house fire early Tuesday morning, the Monmouth County Prosecutor said. While her entire family got out of the burning house, it appears the young woman was unable to escape her bedroom, as her doorway became blocked by fire.
The blaze broke out Friday at a home on 25th Street. Investigators said they believe it started on the first floor of the three-story home, but the cause of the fire is still under investigation.
They say she died from inhalation of smoke and soot.
Officials said, when firefighters arrived to the scene, they were told an adult male could possibly be inside. Firefighters located a burn victim who they assume is the man they were told about.
A house fire in Orlando killed a girl and sent her grandmother to the hospital with severe burns early Sunday, fire officials said.
A 3-year-old boy was killed Sunday morning in an extra-alarm fire in the city’s Grand Crossing neighborhood on the South Side.
Careless use of smoking materials was a possibility investigators are looking into.
fire official says three children rescued from a burning apartment in Southeast Texas have died from their injuries.
A man was killed after a fire ripped through a rental home in Charles County on Tuesday, according to fire officials.
A woman died in a Friday fire in Otsego Lake Township. According to a press release from the Michigan State Police
An elderly man was killed and two FDNY firefighters were injured in a Bronx house fire Saturday night, police and fire officials said.
Authorities said the father and young son, whose identities were not released, were pronounced dead at the scene and two children and a woman who lived at the home were taken to an area hospital for treatment.
Firefighters were called to house at about 2 p.m. for the report of a structure fire. The Leyden Fire Department received mutual aid from Bernardston, Northfield, Colrain, Turners Falls and Shelburne Falls as well as Brattleboro and Guilford, Vermont.
Dyann E. Carroll, 50, was pronounced dead at the scene of the fire at 939 Middle Road, the Allegheny County medical examiner’s office said Tuesday morning.
Two men were killed Saturday night when fire swept through a boarded-up house in New Brunswick where they had been staying for an unknown period of time.
An Indiana teenager jumped out of a window to survive a house fire that killed her family.