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Tucson police investigate death of infant in car

Tucson police investigate death of infant in car

Not immediately clear how long child was in vehicle.

October 22, 2014 6:23 pm
3-year-old nearly drowns on Tucson's northwest side

3-year-old nearly drowns on Tucson's northwest side

3-year-old girl pulled out of pool by brother before medics arrived.

October 19, 2014 7:07 pm
Fire in Tucson DoubleTree room forces evacuations

Fire in Tucson DoubleTree room forces evacuations

 Automatic sprinklers doused blaze.

October 16, 2014 5:00 pm Video Photos

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Photo: Tucson firefighters respond to house fire

Photo: Tucson firefighters respond to house fire

Family of four displaced; no injuries.

October 14, 2014 8:25 pm
Tucson Fire:  North Fourth Avenue building burns

Tucson Fire: North Fourth Avenue building burns

It took 21 firefighters about 16 minutes to control the fire.

October 14, 2014 9:18 am Video

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Tucson Fire Foundation names scholarship for Newburn

Tucson Fire Foundation names scholarship for Newburn

The foundation created the Chief Dan Newburn Cadet Scholarship Fund. 

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2 serious crashes leave 4 critically injured

2 serious crashes leave 4 critically injured

Tucson Fire crews extricate people from both crashes.

October 10, 2014 9:15 pm
Pedestrian dies after being struck by SUV

Pedestrian dies after being struck by SUV

Man is pronounced dead at a hospital.

October 07, 2014 8:00 pm
Fire started by mosquito-deterring torch displaces seven

Fire started by mosquito-deterring torch displaces seven

A fire started by an unattended blow torch that was used to “deter mosquitoes” at a triplex on East 25th Street near South Park Avenue displaced seven people, three of whom are children, said Capt. Barrett Baker, a fire department spokesman, in a news release.

October 05, 2014 6:12 pm Related
Photos: Crews respond to fire at a triplex

Photos: Crews respond to fire at a triplex

Tucson Fire Department responded to a scene on East 25th Street near South Park Avenue where a triplex in flames displaced seven people, including three children.

October 05, 2014 4:41 pm Photos

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Tucson Fire investigates blaze in vacant house

Tucson Fire investigates blaze in vacant house

Tucson Fire Department is investigating a fire on East Mabel Street near North Country Club Road that set a vacant house ablaze early Sunday morning.

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Retired Fire Chief Dan Newburn dies

Retired Fire Chief Dan Newburn dies

Newburn climbed up the ranks during a 34-year career with TFD.

September 29, 2014 5:05 pm Photos

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Dangerous 'flashover' explodes Tucson roof

Dangerous 'flashover' explodes Tucson roof

While battling a three-alarm fire Saturday afternoon on West Alturas, on the city's north side, Tucson Fire Department crews encountered a "flashover, one of the most dangerous situations that firefighters can be subjected to," said Fire Capt. Barrett Baker, adding, "You can see in the video…

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2 TPD officers credited for saving man

2 TPD officers credited for saving man

Officers rendered first aid, including applying a tourniquet to leg wound. 

September 24, 2014 8:45 pm Photos

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Unattended incense stick starts fire, displaces Midtown family

Unattended incense stick starts fire, displaces Midtown family

Crews contained fire in 13 minutes upon arrival.

September 21, 2014 12:27 pm Photos

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2 rescued from wash in early storm today

2 rescued from wash in early storm today

The southeast side of Tucson reported the heaviest rainfall.

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Tucson firefighters investigated over time-card discrepancies

Tucson firefighters investigated over time-card discrepancies

City officials won't talk about the probe, which began in April.

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TFD sued over inadequate lactation space

TFD sued over inadequate lactation space

Says requests to work at stations that could accommodate her were denied.

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Fire displaces family on Tucson's southeast side

Fire displaces family on Tucson's southeast side

A fire displaced a family of five Tuesday afternoon.

July 29, 2014 5:30 pm Video
Community leaders hit streets in search of dropouts

Community leaders hit streets in search of dropouts

Volunteers will go door-to-door to help students earn diplomas. 

July 17, 2014 5:00 pm Photos

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