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People burned out of home in Lexington

The fire broke out shortly after 7:00 p.m. in the 3000 block of Dale Hollow Drive.

UPDATE: Officer, shooting victim named in Lexington case

UPDATE, POSTED 9:30 A.M. SATURDAY, AUG. 1, 2020 LEXINGTON, Ky. (WTVQ) - A three-year veteran of the police force is identified as the Lexington Police...

Difficult to put out trash fire continues to be monitored in Lexington

A trash fire on Hedger Lane in Lexington was monitored for about two hours to make sure hot spots were all the way out.

LPD: SUV crashes into Lexington home, driver runs from scene

Lexington firefighters say they had to shore-up some walls of a house on Sunday before they could safely remove an SUV that crashed into the structure.

Safety tips to follow this Fourth of July

Fourth of July is this weekend, and with that of course comes the yearly reminder of being mindful and staying safe.

Fire destroys home on Russell Cave

LEXINGTON, Ky. (WTVQ) - Lexington Fire Department responded to a house fire on Russell Cave Road Saturday afternoon that shut down that area for...

Two Lexington firefighters injured battling restaurant fire

Two Lexington firefighters suffered heat-related issues Saturday fighting a fire at Cheddar's Restaurant in the Hamburg area.

Jon Wise named Lexington Firefighter of the Year

A man who has been battling fires in Lexington for more than seven years has been been named the city's Firefighter of the Year.

Lexington firefighting crew recognized for excellent service

The Lexington Fire Department says the crew members that make up Engine 16 were awarded Engine Company of the Year.

Lessons learned from Chuck Williams’ death 23 years ago

Monday marks the 23rd anniversary of a lexington firefighter's, Chuck Williams Jr., last call.

Lexington firefighter honored for saving lives during pipeline explosion

Lexington Firefighter Colby Reik received the Firefighter Cross, for his act of heroism, bravery and stamina following a pipeline explosion and fire in Lincoln County last summer.

Hazmat incident closes recycling facility in Lexington

Fire officials say a small amount of muriatic acid, also known as hydrochloric acid, was found.

Oh Deer! Lexington officer helps pull deer from pool

A deer found itself in a bit of trouble after it became trapped in the swimming pool of a Lexington home.

Two cats found dead after Lexington house fire

The Lexington Fire Department says two cats were found dead after a house fire.

Lexington Fire Department welcomes junior fire chief

A new and special member joined the Lexington Fire Department Monday morning.

Gas leak forces evacuation of Lexington homes and businesses

The department say the Rosemont Garden and Southland Drive areas is being evacuated.

Fayette County added to counties under burn ban

The Lexington Fire Department announced by order of the Lexington Fire Marshal, no open burning will be allowed until Monday, October 7th.

Injuries reported in Lexington crash involving shuttle bus

The crash happened just before 1:00 p.m. on Versailles Road near Alexandria Drive.

Person injured after fall at Lexington rock quarry

According to the Lexington Fire Department, firefighters were called to Vulcan Materials Company on Manchester Street around 2:00 a.m.

A mom and son see U-Haul building collapse Tuesday

A mom and her son were on the way to a doctor's appointment when they say U-Haul on Leestown Rd. in Lexington collapsed.

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Leggett & Platt job fair in Winchester

Job fair is 9-2 Wednesday, Aug. 12.

Dogs that killed teen identified: KSP

Investigators match DNA to teen's wounds.

‘Dining Out For Life’ to benefit HIV fight, housing

Annual event set in September, donations accepted now.