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An eight-bedroom Marco Island home is now a pile of ashes after a fire caused roughly $2.5 million worth of damage on Saturday morning.
The fire, which sent up billows of black smoke visible all the way from the west end of the Beach, threatened 35 structures and prompted the evacuation of 20 homes, mostly from the Sandy Creek Air Park, where FFS helicopters flew in continuous loops, picking up water from a pond near the air strip and circling back over the burning forest.
A man who fell from a 30-foot retaining wall had to be rescued by firefighters on Saturday.
A 17-year-old died after an ATV crash on Saturday evening at the Galot Motorsports Park in Johnston County.
Twenty-six firefighters have died in a forest fire in China’s south-west Sichuan province, emergency authorities said Monday.
A former Western Kentucky volunteer firefighter was arrested and sentenced to probation after setting fire to an empty Crofton building.
North Stonington volunteer firefighter Justin Gigliello was hanging out with his family at Disney World when he and his daughter stopped to watch and listen to a pianist play.
A New Jersey firefighter who sued the department so he could keep his beard for religious reasons has to shave his beard.
An ex-Colorado Springs firefighter credited with saving lives during the 2015 Planned Parenthood shootings is accused of exposing himself inside a hobby supply store — and blaming it on a wardrobe malfunction.