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Fire Rescue Headlines: Fatal Accidents, House Fires, Boat Fires, Flooded FD

Here are your fire headlines for Sunday, July 5th, 2009.

Lincoln - Liberty Way Fire

Lincoln - Liberty Way Fire

  • A man burned himself and caught his house on fire in Hermitage, Mercer county. [WTAE]
  • Springfield Twp was the scene of a fatal accident that killed 1 person and injured 4 others in Fayette county. [WPXI]
  • An overnight fire left a family homeless in Chartiers. [KDKA]

Chartiers Fire - KDKA

Chartiers Fire - KDKA

  • A boat caught on fire in Oakmont near the Hulton bridge. [Tribune-Review]
  • There was a residential structure fire in Duquesne this afternoon.  Interior crews reported one firefighter down, however he was extrication in a quick manner and interior crews resumed fire attack operations.  There is no word on the injured firefighter’s condition.
  • And finally, there is a story from Erie about the Belle Valley Fire Department’s need to rebuild after 4 feet of water flooded their station. [WICU12]