Man Escapes House Fire

SPRINGFIELD, Ore. — A Springfield man is lucky to be alive after escaping a house fire. Fire crews responded to the 5000 block of E St. around 10:40 p.m. Saturday. They say a man woke up in his room to the smell of smoke, and saw flames reaching the ceiling. Firefighters say the man was … 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 »

Veneta House Fire Kills Two Dogs

VENETA, Ore — The Lane Fire Authority says two dogs were killed in a house fire in Veneta Thursday afternoon. They say the fire broke out just before 4 p.m. Thursday afternoon in the 2600 block of Vista Drive. No one was home when it started. But two dogs died and a Husky was saved. … Continue reading »

Eugene Man Hospitalized After House Fire

EUGENE, Ore. — A Eugene man was taken to the hospital for smoke inhalation after the home he was in caught fire Saturday evening. Neighbors called 911 when they started to smell smoke in the area. Crews responded to the home at the intersection of Linda Ave. and Norkenzie Rd. around 7:30. A man, who … Continue reading »

Fire Damages House in Creswell

CRESWELL, Ore. — A Creswell homeowner doesn’t know where to turn after losing her home of 23 years to a fire. Smoke billowed out of windows Wednesday afternoon and crews worked hard to douse the flames. This happened around 4:30 p.m. at the corner of 2nd and A Street in Creswell. South Lane Fire/EMS Training … Continue reading »

BREAKING: House Fire on Fox Hollow Rd.

(UPDATE 5:17PM – EPD reports that evacuation danger is over, residents allowed to stay in their homes.) (UPDATE 3:06PM – EPD says the fire has been contained.) EUGENE, Ore. — Lane County fire crews, as well as law enforcement officers, are responding to a reported house fire in the 32000 block of Fox Hollow Road … Continue reading »

Two Bodies Found After Creswell Fire

CRESWELL, Ore. — The Lane County Sheriff’s Office found two bodies in the rubble from a fire that burned down a home in Creswell last Wednesday. The two men who lived in the home, Dennis Kelley and Carl McFarland were reported missing, and haven’t been seen since the fire broke out. But, deputies said they’re … Continue reading »

Two Bodies Found in Burned Home

  UPDATE — The Lane County Sheriff’s Office says two bodies were found in the home. They have not been identified. We will have more on this story as it develops. Police had previously been unable to locate the two men who lived in the house. Police said 65-year-old Dennis Kelley and 69-year-old Carl McFarland were considered … Continue reading »

Red Cross Aids Family after Fire

EUGENE, Ore. — The Red Cross is helping a family whose home caught on fire Thursday morning in Eugene. Four people and a dog were home when the fire broke out on Driftwood Drive. They all got out okay. It took 15 firefighters about 15 minutes to get the fire under control. They kept it … Continue reading »

Crews Contain Garage Fire

EUGENE, Ore. — Crews responded to a garage fire burning on the 2900 block of Riverview St. in Eugene. The fire started just after 5:40 a.m. Monday in the garage and crews were able to contain the flames so they didn’t spread to the house. The garage was a total loss and two cars were destroyed. … Continue reading »

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