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Police: 9 Bodies Recovered After Ky. House Fire
Kentucky State Police say they have recovered nine bodies from an early morning blaze in the western part of the state.
Boy Dies In Northern Kentucky Fire
A one-year-old boy has died in a fire in a northern Kentucky home.
Donations Needed For Nicholasville Fire Victims
Donations are flooding into Nicholasville for victims of an apartment fire last week, but organizers said there are still a few things they need. Video Video
Man Killed During Marion County Fire
State Police said a man died in a fire Friday night. Troopers said Gerald May Jr., 55, was killed during a fire on Penick Road in Marion County.
Tractor-Trailer Fire Causes Problems On I-75 In Fayette County
Two lanes of Interstate 75 in Fayette County were temporarily closed Tuesday night after a UPS trailer caught fire, according to firefighters.
Fire Breaks Out At Abandoned House
Crews fight fire and cold weather. Video Video
Arson Investigators Looking into Strip Mall Fire
After the Lexington Fire Department finally got its chance to investigate a New Circle Road strip mall that burned last month, an inspection for arson began Friday.
Lexington FD: Fire at Racquet Club was Arson
A fire that destroyed an apartment at the Racquet Club early Sunday morning was set intentionally, according to the Lexington Fire Department.
Lexington Fire Dept. Urges Everyone to Get a Smoke Detector
The fire department said they will install new detectors for free for anyone disabled or over the age of 50 in Fayette County.
Nicholasville Apt. Fire Reportedly Hits 11 Units, Displaces 40 People
According to firefighters on the scene, a three alarm fire started at noon in Nicholasville on North Central Avenue, fully engulfing an apartment building.
Lexington Fire Crews Swamped with Bursting Pipes
The Lexington Fire Department said they've been handling a much higher number of runs than normal, mostly dealing with broken water and sprinkler pipes.
Lexington Strip Mall Damage Estimated Around $1 Million
Lexington Firefighters finally got a look inside a strip mall on New Circle Road. They said had to wait for special equipment to arrive; then the holidays and this week’s cold weather also slowed down the process. Video Video
Update: Fire Forces Nicholasville Families From Homes
Several Nicholasville families are without a place to live tonight. Their homes were damaged after an apartment complex fire on North Central Avenue this afternoon. Video Video
Franklin Sheriff: Driver Flips Car, Pulled Out by 4 Soldiers
Franklin County deputies responded to East I-64 at around 5:45 Sunday afternoon for an SUV that had crashed at MM 58.
Bursting Pipes Keeping Lexington Fire Crews Busy
Lexington firefighters reported on Tuesday alone, they made 45 water runs. They've been on 29 so far today.
New Year's Morning Blaze Rips Through Home
An early morning New Year's fire rips through a home in Lexington's East End neighborhood. Video Video
Update: Man Rescued from Bath County Fire Dies
According to State Police, a man who was rescued from a burning home in Bath County early Sunday morning has died.
Insulation Fire Leaves Lexington Firefighter Injured
The Lexington Fire Department said an accidental fire burned down a home and put a firefighter in the hospital.
Update: Ice Makes Lexington Fire Harder to Fight
The Lexington Fire Department battles a fire off of Swigert Ave. for twelve hours after ice freezes hoses and water tanks Video Video
Fire Dept: Home Burns After Blow Torch Used to Heat Pipes
The Lexington Fire Department said someone used a blow torch to heat a home's pipes on Jefferson Street, causing insulation in the walls to catch fire.
Harrison Sheriff: Gunplay in Car Results in Serious Injury
A New Year's celebration landed one man in the hospital with a gunshot wound and another man in jail, according to the Harrison County Sheriff's office.
Insulation Catches Fire Under Home
The Scott County Fire Department responded to a fire at 112 Green Lane on Wednesday afternoon.
Arrest Made In Fire That Injured Firefighter
An arrest has been made in relation to a fire that left a Lexington firefighter injured.
Tips to Prevent Heating Equipment Fires
The leading cause of deaths in house fires is caused by heating equipment. The Lexington Fire Department has some tips to keep you safe, while you keep warm.
Two People Killed In House Fire In Marion County
Kentucky State Police say two people are dead following a blaze that destroyed a mobile home.
Carlisle Police Chief Homeless After Fire
According to police, an overnight fire has left a central Kentucky police chief and his family with nothing.
Lexington Fire Officials Investigating if 3 Fires are Connected
Three separate fires, all three inside abandoned homes, all in the same part of town and all three in less than a week. ABC 36's Paris Lewbel reports about what fire officials are saying about a possible connection. Video Video
UPDATE: Crews End Search On KY River
Earlier this afternoon, the Lexington and Jessamine County fire departments assisted Lexington police in an investigation at the Kentucky River, near the Clay's Ferry and I-75 bridge.
Firefighters: Car Fire "Suspicious"
A burning car that was called in at just before 6 Thursday morning is being called "suspicious" by Lexington firefighters.
Suspect Arrested In Lexington Arson
Charles Goldsberry was arrested and charged with arson Monday morning in connection with a house fire on East Second Street in Lexington. Video Video
Rescued Animals Now in Lexington
As many as ten dogs from the Knox-Whitley County Animal Shelter are now in Lexington. Video Video
Three Businesses In Perry County Destroyed By Fire
Three Perry County businesses, including a popular skating rink, were destroyed by fire on Monday.
Home Destroyed in Multi-Alarm Blaze in Madison County
Seven fire departments were called to help fight a three-alarm blaze Sunday night in Madison County. Video Video
Fire Investigation Delayed Due To Unsafe Conditions
Because of the risk of a roof collapse, investigators haven't been able to go in to try to determine the cause of a fire that heavily damaged a strip mall on West New Circle Road in Lexington. Video Video
UPDATE: Cat's Recovery From Fire Will Likely Take A Few Months
It's a miraculous story of survival. A homeless cat survived six days in rubble after an animal shelter burned to the ground. Video Video
Auto Body Shop Catches Fire in Lexington
The Lexington Fire Department says a fire broke out inside the Meadowthorpe Body Shop around 9:50am Monday.
Danville Boy Helps Family Escape Fire
A 12-year-old boy smelled smoke while playing video games late at night. He helped his family safely escape the fire. Video Video
Injured Lexington Firefighter Speaks After Porch Collapse
Being a firefighter is one of the most dangerous jobs around. Jeremy Bruner knows that first hand. He’s been a firefighter for nearly 11 years. Video Video
Knox-Whitley Animal Shelter Animals Up For Adoption
Animals now up for adoption at the Lexington Humane Society. Video Video
Emptied Fireplace Ashes Start Lexington Fire
The fire department says fireplace ashes, not fully out, and emptied into the yard waste bin started a fire that damaged two homes Video Video
Powell County Arson Investigation
Powell County Arson Investigators said a Saturday morning house fire wasn’t an accident. Video Video
Barn Fire Kills Goat in Clark County
An early morning fire destroys a barn off Agawam Road, killing one goat trapped inside the structure. Video Video
Update: Donations Needed For Temporary Knox-Whitley County Animal Shelter
A temporary animal shelter is being set-up following Friday's fire that destroyed the existing facility. We have a list of supplies that are desperately needed for the surviving animals.
Junction City Home Destroyed By Fire
The Junction City Fire Department responded to 355 W. Shelby Street around 4 a.m. this morning for a structure fire. Video Video
Attempted Burglaries in Strip Mall Damaged by Fire
Three business, in the same strip mall as Friday's massive two-alarm fire, were broken into Sunday night. Video Video
Update: Woman Recovering After Lexington Fire
A woman is now in serious condition at UK Hospital, according to a hospital spokesperson.
Update: Lexington Fire Victim Released From Hospital
A Lexington fire victim is out of the hospital.
Power Outage Helps Pizza Business
Part of Kentucky’s Capital City is in the dark. The Frankfort Plant Board says a transformer had an electrical short and caught fire around 4:00 this afternoon. It knocked out power to about 3,000 meters. Video Video
Fire Victim Released From Hospital
A Lexington woman who lost her home and her dog in a fire last week...was able to leave the hospital Tuesday.
Firefighters Battling 2-Alarm Fire At Family Dollar Store In Lexington
Lexington firefighters battled a 2-alarm fire late Thursday night at Family Dollar on West New Circle Road.
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