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Posted: Oct 17, 2018

Galvin Fire Destroys Travel Trailer and Threatens Vehicles, Buildings

A fire in Galvin Monday engulfed a travel trailer and spread to surrounding structures, leaving behind some significant damage but no injuries. The cause of the blaze is under investigation, according to a press release from the Riverside Fire Authority. Riverside Fire Authority personnel were dispatched at 5:03 p.
- PUB DATE: 10/17/2018 2:52:59 PM - SOURCE: Centralia Chronicle
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Posted: Oct 17, 2018

Elderly man dies in Bonney Lake mobile home fire

An elderly man bound to a wheelchair died in a mobile home fire early Wednesday morning in Bonney Lake. According to East Pierce Fire, crews were called after 5 a.m. Wednesday to the 9100 block of 207th Avenue East. Four people were inside the mobile home when the fire started. One of them went back inside to try to get the elderly man out but was unsuccessful.
- PUB DATE: 10/17/2018 6:22:03 AM - SOURCE: KCPQ-TV FOX 13
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Posted: Oct 17, 2018

RV fire spreads to building, causes gas leak in West Seattle

An RV fire spread to a building in West Seattle overnight, and now firefighters are dealing with a gas leak near the West Seattle bridge. According to Seattle Fire, the RV fire started about 1:00 a.m., then spread to a building at 28th Avenue South and Southwest Andover Street. This is near the West Seattle Bridge.
- PUB DATE: 10/17/2018 5:53:50 AM - SOURCE: KCPQ-TV FOX 13
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Posted: Oct 17, 2018

Propane explosion, fire in Sequim trailer injures man

A male resident was airlifted to Harborview Medical Center in Seattle after suffering burns from an explosion and fire inside a trailer in Sequim at about 2:25 p.m. today, Tuesday, Oct. 16. Clallam County Fire District 3 personnel reported to a call of a propane explosion in an 18-foot travel trailer on the 800 block of West Hendrickson Road.
- PUB DATE: 10/17/2018 1:41:48 AM - SOURCE: Sequim Gazette
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Posted: Oct 17, 2018

Stretched thin, Minnesota volunteer fire crews sound the alarm

When Greg Malmquist became a firefighter in Lake Elmo more than three decades ago, many volunteer fire department rosters listed just a handful of surnames. Sons served alongside fathers and brothers and uncles, and most often stayed in the department for decades. “Times have changed,” said Malmquist, now the fire chief in Lake Elmo and the only full-time member of the department.
- PUB DATE: 10/17/2018 12:00:00 AM - SOURCE: Minneapolis-St. Paul Star Tribune
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