Fire Burns Old Kendall Ford Building

SPRINGFIELD, Ore. — The Eugene-Springfield Fire Department is investigating a fire at a former Springfield car dealership building tonight. It started around 5:30 p.m. at the vacant building on the corner of S A and 7th in Springfield. Eugene-Springfield Fire says when crews arrived they saw smoke and flames coming from the second story of … Continue reading »

Crews Investigate Apartment Fire

SPRINGFIELD, Ore. — Crews are investigating an apartment fire on the 100 block of S 41st in Springfield from around 9 Saturday morning. Firefighters located an extinguished a fire in an upstairs bedroom closet of a two-story townhouse unit. The two occupants, an adult male and his 9-year-old son were home at the time of … Continue reading »

Eugene Woman Arrested for Arson

EUGENE, Ore. — A Eugene woman is in the Lane County Jail accused of starting a fire in her own apartment. Investigators say firefighters were called out at around midnight to the house. It’s split into individual apartment units. Neighbors reported a tenant, Jennifer Snuggerud, was throwing burning material on the front porch of one … Continue reading »

Fire in Junction City

  JUNCTION CITY, Ore. — The owner of a Junction City building is calling it a total loss after a huge fire ripped through it Monday afternoon. That fire happened around 12:30 p.m. in a building along Highway 99 near West Ninth Avenue. The building housed three businesses–a Subway restaurant, The Flower Gallerie florist shop, … Continue reading »

Wood Stove Overheats Christmas Morning

EUGENE, Ore. — Firefighters say an overheated wood stove is to blame for a morning house fire in Eugene. Crews were called just before 11 a.m. to a home in the 4300 block of Blanton Heights Road. We’re told the family lit a fire in the stove, but then it started to smoke. “We got … Continue reading »

Fire Damages RV & Boat Storage Facility

JUNCTION CITY, Ore. — The Lane Fire Authority is investigating a fire at an RV and boat storage facility that damaged more than a dozen boats and RVs. Investigators say the fire caused more than a million dollars of damage. The fire marshal says a refrigerator malfunction in one of the RVs stored in the … Continue reading »

Electrical Problem Causes Apartment Fire

EUGENE, Ore. — The Eugene-Springfield Fire Department says an electrical issue is to blame for a fire that destroyed four apartment units on South Willamette Street. Firefighters say an electrical malfunction in the ceiling of the second story unit started the fire. Two firefighters were hurt battling the fire. They were both released from the … Continue reading »

Fire Displaces South Eugene Residents

EUGENE, Ore. — Several Eugene residents don’t have a place to live Sunday night after an early morning fire destroyed their house in South Eugene. ¬†Two firefighters were also hurt. The Eugene-Springfield Fire Department says it’s unsure how many people were living in the house on South Willamette Street when the fire broke out, but … Continue reading »

Two Firefighters Injured in House Fire

EUGENE, Ore. — The Eugene-Springfield Fire Department says two firefighters were injured and sent to the hospital early Sunday morning, after fighting an extensive house fire in Eugene. The call came in just after 3:00 a.m. for a structure fire on the 1900 block of Willamette Street. When crews arrived they saw the upstairs of … Continue reading »

Massive Fire Destroys Home

Video shot by neighbors. EUGENE, Ore.– Fire crews put out a fully engulfed house fire on the 200 block of Knapp Lane in Eugene. It happened at about 6am Wednesday. Battalion Fire Chief Matt Steinberg says the flames were so strong that crews couldn’t enter the home when they first arrived. But once they started … Continue reading »

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