Eight Children Dead in Fiery Alabama Crash

Claudette regained tropical storm status Monday morning as it neared the coast of the Carolinas less than two days after 13 people died — including eight children in a multi-vehicle crash — due to the effects of the storm in Alabama.

Montana Firefighting Aircraft Grounded after Helicopter Crash

The helicopter that crashed was one of two the agency deployed to help fight the fire near Townsend, which has burned 7 square miles and destroyed a house, a cabin and 6 outbuildings.

Three Dead, Two Missing as Tubers Go Over North Carolina Dam

Three people are dead and two remain missing after a group floating down a North Carolina river on inflatable tubes went over a dam.

Foam Containing ‘Forever Chemicals’ Used on Illinois Chemical Plant Fire

The private contractor sprayed the foam for about three hours Tuesday at the Chemtool Inc. factory near Rockton, despite concerns raised by government regulators.

USFA: California On-Duty Death

After extinguishment of the fire, Yock arrived home. Shortly thereafter, he suffered an apparent cardiac arrest and passed away.

Spartan Emergency Response Introduces Smart Reach Multi-Stance Smeal Ladder Control System

Spartan Emergency Response® introduces Smart Reach™ Multi-Stance™, the patented new Smeal® ladder and outrigger control system.

Los Angeles Sheriff’s Department SEB unveil new Lenco X3 FireCat

A Lenco Armored Vehicles BearCat® X3 FireCat is being credited with helping to put out a fire in Agua Dulce, Calif., earlier this month.