Tag: fire

Barn fire extinguished quickly by Mercer County responders

| September 19, 2018

Thick black smoke was visible emanating from the roof of the structure located on Jasmine Road.

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Pettis fire volunteers take leave of duties after board dispute

| September 12, 2018

Board members indicate the leave was taken because of a dispute between board members over equipment, and potential safety of the firefighters.

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Crews battle structure fire near Norborne Friday morning

| September 7, 2018

The blaze was reported at County Road and Highway 10 Friday morning.

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Trenton fire extinguished by emergency crews

| August 29, 2018

Responders witnessed smoke coming from the attic portion of the structure.

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UPDATE: Two report injuries following five-vehicle pile up on Interstate 70 Wednesday

| August 16, 2018

At least two injuries reported in multi-vehicle crash and fire that closed Interstate 70 at the 181.1 mile marker Wednesday.

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Active shooter simulation expands planning options for Ray County

| August 15, 2018

Area first responders have completed a simulated exercise in cooperation with area schools to further prepare for potential shooting situations.

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Four families have been displaced by a fire in Lee’s Summit.

| August 12, 2018

Firefighters had the fire out in an hour, but not before four apartments were damaged in Lee’s Summit.

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Water problems continue to plague DeKalb and Daviess County residents.

| August 5, 2018

The search of an obstruction to water flow continues for utility crews in Daviess and DeKalb Counties.

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Fire call in Chillicothe turns out to be burning brush

| August 3, 2018

Warning given for burning after night fall, by firefighters sent to a brush pile burning in Chillicothe last night.

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