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Fires On Track To Kill More Children Than 2014

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11:12AM
February 24, 2015

The state fire marshal’s office says fires killed 15 children in Ohio last year and have claimed 11 young lives in just the first two months of 2015.

Young Boy Dies In Mobile Home Fire Near Marion

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Fountain Place Mobile Park is the location of mobile home fire.
12:58PM
February
17, 2015

A three year old boy died in a mobile home fire this morning in the 3000 block of Marion-Waldo Road in Pleasant Township. Firefighters tried to rescue him when they arrived on the scene.

4 Dead, 2 Hurt After Trailer Home Fire, Collapse In SE Ohio

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Authorities in Fairfield County are investigating a trailer home fire that killed 4 people and injured 2 others.
9:58AM
January 6, 2015

Authorities in Fairfield County, Ohio say four people died in an early morning trailer home fire. Two others were taken to hospitals from Sugar Grove.

Services Held For 4 Killed In Ohio House Fire

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5:42PM
December 30, 2014

Mourners packed a southwest Ohio church for funeral services for a woman and her three grandsons killed in a house fire the morning after Christmas.

South Columbus Restaurant A “Total Loss” After Morning Fire

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Fire fighters say the South High Street restaurant appears to be a total loss after a Tuesday morning fire.
6:49AM
December 30, 2014

A section of South High Street has reopened after an early-morning fire at the Ohio Deli and Restaurant.

Bodies Of Woman, 3 Grandkids Identified After Fire

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10:23AM
December
26, 2014

Three boys who spent the night with their grandmother so she wouldn’t be alone on Christmas apparently died with her Friday morning as a fire engulfed her home.

Two Westside Columbus Schools Close After Power Outage

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Two west side school close due to a power outage.
7:15AM
November 10, 2014

Hilltonia Middle School and West Mound Elementary School will be closed today due to a power outage.

Investigators Search For Cause Of North Side Apartment Fire

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The fire destroyed one building in the Commons at Victorian Village near Morse Road.
1:33PM
September
24, 2014

Columbus Fire investigators don’t know yet what started the fire yesterday morning at a north side apartment building. But they do know where it started.

Apartment Fire Injures Ten, Destroys Apartment Building

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The fire destroyed one building in the Commons at Victorian Village near Morse Road.
10:28AM
September
23, 2014

Columbus fire officials say at least ten people were transported to local hospitals after an apartment fire on the Northeast side Tuesday morning.

Lightning Deemed Likely Cause Of Apartment Complex Fire

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Fire officials say all of the residents escaped unharmed from The Millington apartment complex before flames engulfed it. The blaze began about 8:40 p.m. Sunday.
7:32AM
May
12, 2014

Officials say a fire believed to have started after a lightning strike has damaged 10 apartments in a complex on the northwest side of Columbus.