Update: Name Released in House Fire

Update: Springfield Police released the name of the victim in Thursday’s fatal house fire. Police say Karen Ann Rose, 60, was found dead in the home when firefighters responded. SPRINGFIELD, Ore. — Springfield Fire and Police responded to a house fire Thursday morning to discover a woman did not make it out alive. The home … Continue reading »

Woman Killed in House Fire

SPRINGFIELD, Ore. — Springfield Fire and Police responded to a house fire Thursday morning to discover a woman did not make it out alive. The home is on the 900 block of N Street. When the fire started, a man who neighbors believe is the woman’s boyfriend was in the house, but was unable to … Continue reading »

Springfield Woman Dies in House Fire

SPRINGFIELD, Ore. — A 60-year-old woman died in a house fire in Springfield Thursday morning. Crews responded to the home at 945 N Street just after 9:30 a.m. When fire fighters entered the home, less than five minutes after the call came in, they found a very hot fire contained to an upstairs bedroom. The … Continue reading »

Abandoned House Fire Cause Unknown

SPRINGFIELD, Ore. — Crews continue to investigate a mysterious fire that engulfed an abandoned house in Springfield Thursday morning. Fire officials are still trying to piece together how the fire started off 42nd and Jasper Road, and neighbors are doing the same. Neighbors say it’s been vacant for more than year, since the original owner … Continue reading »

Crews Battle House Fire

EUGENE, Ore. — About a dozen fire trucks responded to battle a house fire in Eugene, Friday night. The fire broke out in the 700 block of Skipper. Crews shut down parts of the roads as they battled the fire and the home is heavily damaged. At one point crews had to knock down an … Continue reading »

Barbecue to Blame for House Fire

SANTA CLARA, Ore. — A fire ripped through a house in Santa Clara Friday evening. Luckily no one was hurt, but investigators say the home is a total loss. Firefighters say a barbecue is to blame for the fire that gutted the home on Spearmint Street.  Crews say the homeowner was grilling earlier in the … Continue reading »

Fire Destroys Goshen Home

GOSHEN, Ore. — Investigators are trying to figure out what caused a house fire in Goshen late Thursday night. Firefighters and investigators were at the home all that night and into Friday morning trying to figure out what sparked the flames. While watching their home of several years get eaten away by the fire was … Continue reading »

Fire Damages House in West Eugene

EUGENE, Ore. — Firefighters responded to a house fire early Monday morning just off Northwest Expressway on Nadine Avenue. They said it looked like an electrical fire that caught part of the floorboards of the house. The resident of the house reported it started from a hallway light switch. Firefighters feel fortunate to have caught … Continue reading »

Fire Destroys Abandoned Home’s Garage

EUGENE, Ore. — A suspicious early morning fire in an abandoned home completely destroyed a garage. “It’s dangerous in the neighborhood. People were coming and going. I was afraid someone was going to burn it down,” said Eugene resident Roxy Rich. The house near the intersection of West 2nd Avenue and Chambers Street became vacant … Continue reading »

Fire Scorches North Eugene Home

EUGENE, Ore. — The Eugene fire marshal is trying to figure out what caused a fire that scorched part of a home Monday afternoon. Firefighters got the call about the flames just after 2 p.m. When they got to the house on King Edwards Court in north Eugene, they say the fire was well-involved. Everyone … Continue reading »

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