Cause of House Fire Released

SPRINGFIELD, Ore. — Investigators have released the cause of the fire that destroyed a Springfield home and left a family of seven homeless. It happened on the 1100 block of 39th Street. The fire broke out just after 8 p.m. Tuesday. Investigators say it started by a deep fryer in the kitchen that either malfunctioned … Continue reading »

Fire Destroys Springfield Home

SPRINGFIELD, Ore. — A scary scene in Springfield Tuesday night as a fire destroyed a house, leaving a family of seven without a home. Eugene-Springfield Fire says the fire broke out in the 1100 block of 39th Street just after 8 p.m. Tuesday night. Crews remained on scene for much of the night putting out … Continue reading »

Fire Destroys Eugene Home

EUGENE, Ore. – The Eugene Springfield Fire Department is investigating a Saturday morning house fire on Sterling Drive. The fire started shortly before 4:30 a.m. Fire investigators and the Eugene Police Department are trying to figure out what caused the fire in the abandoned home in North Eugene. Neighbors told the fire department that at one … Continue reading »

Fire Destroys Monroe Home

Monroe, Ore. – A fast moving fire destroyed a home on Bundy Road and Old River Road in Monroe Sunday night. Firefighters couldn’t confirm a cause but neighbors said they saw lightning hit the home moments before it burst into flames. The fire started at around 6 p.m. Neighbors said they could see a huge … Continue reading »

Volunteers Hand Out Free Smoke Detectors

SPRINGFIELD, Ore. — Volunteers were in Springfield Saturday to educate community members about fire safety and prevention. The Red Cross says house fires cause more casualties than any other type of disaster, so Saturday more than 100 volunteers walked door to door to educate community members about the importance of smoke detectors. These volunteers introduced … Continue reading »

House Total Loss After Fire

WINCHESTER, Ore. — Douglas County Fire District firefighters battled a house fire on the 2500 block of Page Road in Winchester that was reported at 11:39 p.m. Friday.  The first fire crews arrived on the scene at 11:48 p.m. and reported that the residence was completely involved with fire. Crews made contact with some family members … Continue reading »

House Fire in Springfield

SPRINGFIELD, Ore.– One person is hospitalized after an early morning house fire on Monday. It happened on the 500 block of North 39th Street in Springfield at about 4:10 a.m. Firefighters say the fire started in one of the bedrooms and smoke quickly filled the home. Two men were inside at the time of the … Continue reading »

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 »

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