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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.

Eight Car Fires Reported On Northwest Side

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Columbus Fire Battalion Chief Tracy Smith says the fires involved at least eight vehicles and two houses.
8:02AM
May
8, 2014

Columbus fire officials are investigating a series of car fires on the northwest side early this morning.

Firefighters Contain State Park Blaze

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Fire officials say the blaze came within about 100 feet of several homes but none was damaged, and no one was hurt.
8:26AM
April 2, 2014

The fire was reported Tuesday afternoon near Scioto Trail State Park, roughly 50 miles south of Columbus. There was no word on how the blaze began.

Infant Dies In Hilltop Fire

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8:01AM
March
3, 2014

A makeshift memorial has appeared in front of the west Columbus home where Catherine Neese was killed Sunday afternoon.

Power Restored After Fire; AEP Still Looking For Cause

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8:36AM
February 28, 2014

Power has been restored for downtown Columbus businesses, but American Electric Power says it’s still not sure what caused the fire that led to at least three underground explosions early Friday.

Four People Rescued From Apartment Fire

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Columbus firefighters rescued four people from an apartment complex fire they say started with candles.
11:30AM
December 27, 2013

An early morning apartment building fire on Columbus’ east side forced several families out of their homes.

Mother And Four Children Escape Burning Home

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9:10AM
October
14, 2013

A Clark County woman says two intruders robbed her and then set fire to her home as she tried to wake her four sleeping children.