Stories tagged: Spokane Fire Department
Tue., Oct. 24, 2017, 10:20 p.m.
A child was flown to Harborbview Medical Center in Seattle on Tuesday after sustaining serious burns, according to the Spokane Fire Department.
UPDATED: Sun., Oct. 22, 2017, 10:29 p.m.
Spokane firefighters responded to another garage fire in Hillyard this weekend.
UPDATED: Tue., Oct. 10, 2017, 9:39 a.m.
Suspect’s account fails to line up with court affidavit in fatal auto-pedestrian crash in northeast Spokane
Moments after striking three people with her car in a Safeway parking lot, 24-year-old Brittney Moen walked through the store and into the bathroom.
UPDATED: Mon., Oct. 9, 2017, 8:20 a.m.
Within the span of a few hours, firefighters from the Spokane Fire Department responded to two garage fires in the Hillyard neighborhood.
Tue., Sept. 19, 2017, 5:30 a.m.
The fire department’s fleet of unmanned fliers may now take aerial images of wrecks, which will eliminate the need to send investigators up in engine ladders to survey a scene.
UPDATED: Sat., Sept. 16, 2017, 10:18 p.m.
Spokane police, the Spokane Fire Department and ATF are looking for a man suspected of lighting Beacon Cleaners on fire on Aug. 11.
Thu., Sept. 14, 2017, 5:36 p.m.
Firefighters are investigating a “suspicious” fire that damaged a vacant home on Spokane’s South Hill Wednesday night.
Thu., Sept. 14, 2017, 2:31 p.m.
A vacant home was heavily damaged in an early-morning house fire on Spokane’s South Hill.
UPDATED: Tue., Sept. 12, 2017, 2:46 p.m.
Kay Workman started Tuesday morning like he always does. He woke up, shuffled his way into the kitchen and started making breakfast. Except this morning, in the middle of cooking …
Mon., Sept. 11, 2017, 7:28 p.m.
At least one person was seriously injured in a vehicle crash on Spokane’s South Hill Monday morning.
Mon., Sept. 11, 2017, 7:02 p.m.
Officers and supervisors bought the badges with their own money, a portion of which went to the nonprofit Behind the Badge, which provides assistance to the family members of officers …
Sun., Sept. 10, 2017, 5:20 p.m.
A man was arrested Sunday afternoon in connection with a fire started in a field near Second Avenue and South Pittsburg Street in Spokane’s East Central neighborhood.
UPDATED: Sat., Sept. 9, 2017, 9:54 p.m.
The 112-year-old former church that burned late Friday night at Adams Street and Broadway Avenue near downtown Spokane was full of history, not to mentions boxes of hundreds of VHS …
UPDATED: Thu., Sept. 7, 2017, 3:02 p.m.
Beacon Cleaners on Spokane’s South Hill was intentionally set on fire Thursday morning.
Tue., Sept. 5, 2017, 10:48 p.m.
Bay door of Browne’s Addition fire station damaged while firefighters responded to house fire in West Central
A bay door at Spokane Fire Station 4 in Browne’s Addition was damaged Tuesday morning when a fire truck crashed into it while responding to a fire.
UPDATED: Tue., Aug. 29, 2017, 3:38 p.m.
A dog died in a house fire in Spokane Valley early Tuesday morning.
UPDATED: Mon., Aug. 28, 2017, 5:55 p.m.
The Spokane Fire Department rescued a father and daughter who were stranded on rocks in the Devil’s Toenail area of the Spokane River Sunday afternoon.
UPDATED: Sat., Aug. 12, 2017, 9:53 a.m.
A firefighter was seriously injured when he fell off a ladder while battling a fire at Beacon Cleaners on Grand Boulevard late Friday.
UPDATED: Fri., Aug. 4, 2017, 6:47 p.m.
A two-alarm apartment building fire in Browne’s Addition drew dozens of firefighters in the sweltering heat just before noon Friday.
Wed., Aug. 2, 2017, 5:31 p.m.
A small brush fire broke out in the area of High Drive and 25th Avenue on Spokane’s South Hill Wednesday evening.
UPDATED: Wed., July 26, 2017, 10:24 p.m.
Four firefighters and two retirement home employees were hospitalized following a gas leak Tuesday evening at a retirement home northeast of downtown Spokane.
UPDATED: Tue., July 11, 2017, 11:15 p.m.
A 4-year-old boy went missing near the Downriver Disc Golf Course Tuesday evening and was later pulled from the Spokane River.
UPDATED: Wed., July 5, 2017, 10:02 p.m.
This year’s Fourth of July in the Inland Northwest appeared to be quiet, and not particularly dangerous or smoke-and-fire-filled, though it did feature its fair share of spooked dogs and …
UPDATED: Tue., June 27, 2017, 5:28 p.m.
A rescue team spent nearly an hour trying to coax a distraught man out of the Spokane River as he waded in shallow water Tuesday afternoon, drawing attention from neighbors …
UPDATED: Thu., June 22, 2017, 10:12 p.m.
A man drew heavy emergency crew presence to the Monroe Street Bridge Thursday morning after he was spotted swimming in the fast-moving Spokane River
UPDATED: Wed., June 14, 2017, 10 p.m.
Two motorcyclists were critically injured Wednesday night after a collision with an SUV that left them trapped underneath the vehicle.
UPDATED: Mon., June 5, 2017, 11:20 p.m.
Brian Schaeffer, hired by the Spokane Fire Department in 2005, earned full-throated support from the public and the City Council at a confirmation hearing Monday night.
Mon., June 5, 2017, 7:58 p.m.
Emergency personnel rescued four people who were clinging to a tree in the Spokane River on Saturday afternoon.
Fri., June 2, 2017
Hundreds of Westview Elementary School kids gathered Thursday morning for something precarious: to watch an egg drop.
UPDATED: Wed., May 24, 2017, 10:48 p.m.
Brian Schaeffer was named chief of the Spokane Fire Department on Wednesday.