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Tucson Fire Department

Fireplace chimney piping starts roof fire

Fireplace chimney piping starts roof fire

Woman is displaced from north-side home; no injuries.

November 24, 2014 11:00 pm
Tucson Fire responds to RV Fire on I-10 frontage road

Tucson Fire responds to RV Fire on I-10 frontage road

RV caught fire after engine malfunction.

November 10, 2014 10:28 am Video
Tucson Water building temporarily closed for fire investigation

Tucson Water building temporarily closed for fire investigation

Customer service is suspended while the investigation is ongoing. 

November 03, 2014 11:03 am
Man chases people with fire extinguisher, videotapes himself

Man chases people with fire extinguisher, videotapes himself

Tucson police are seeking the public's help in identifying the suspect.

November 03, 2014 9:42 am
Tucson pastor gets 2 a.m. Ebola check from TPD

Tucson pastor gets 2 a.m. Ebola check from TPD

Officers went to his house to see if he was sick.

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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.

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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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