Fire Crews Declare Home a Total Loss

SPRINGFIELD, Ore. — Fire officials are investigating a fire that burned a home on Daisy St. in Springfield early Thursday morning. The first calls came in just before 2 a.m. and police say all five occupants got out safely. The fire appears to have started in an adjacent building and spread to the attic of … Continue reading »

Woman Burned in Springfield House Fire

SPRINGFIELD, Ore. — A Springfield woman is in serious condition with burns after her house caught on fire Thursday. Her 15-year-old son has been released from the hospital. “The smoke was horrible,” said neighbor Noretta Balich. Neighbors say the scene was emotional and chaotic at the house fire at the corner of Kelly Boulevard and … Continue reading »

Fire Damages Springfield House

SPRINGFIELD, Ore. — Firefighters quickly knocked down a fire in a Springfield home, but the damage was already done. It happened at about 1 p.m. Thursday in the 700 block of 53rd Street. Nobody was home. Investigators say it appears the fire started inside, possibly in the kitchen. “It was a fairly open house, which … Continue reading »

Fire Engulfs Abandoned Springfield House

SPRINGFIELD, Ore — An early morning fire completely engulfed a house in Springfield, that neighbors say has been abandoned for years. Just after midnight Thursday, fire crews responded to a report of a house fire off 42nd and Jasper in Springfield. While most the house was fully involved in flames, it only took crews about … Continue reading »