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News from April, 2006
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April, 2006

Reported Fatalities for Month:


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Date Source
Commissioners Unsure About Fire Truck Funds - Bedford County 4-28-2006 Shelbyville Times
Dad Saves Daughter from Burning House - Nashville 4-28-2006 NewsChannel 5
Fire Strikes CSAS Once Again - Chattanooga 4-28-2006 The Chattanoogan
City, County Closer to Fire Protection Contract - Mt. Juliet 4-27-2006 The Tennessean
Toddler in Critical Condition After House Fire - Memphis 4-25-2006 WMCTV
Woman Dies from Fire Injuries - Chattanooga

See original report from 4-19-2006

4-25-2006 The Chattanoogan
3 Injured in House Blaze - Clarksville 4-25-2006

The Leaf-Chronicle

Sprinklers Prevent Major Damage During Fire - Jackson 4-24-2006 The Jackson Sun
Soddy-Daisy Drops ISO Rating to 3 - Soddy-Daisy 4-21-2006 The Chattanoogan
Statue Approved to Honor Fallen Firefighters - Nashville 4-21-2006 NewsChannel 5
Old General Store Burns - Hamilton County 4-21-2006 The Chattanoogan
Girls Represent State with Fire Safety Idea - Franklin 4-21-2006 The Tennessean
Community Says "Good-Bye" to a Hero - Hickman County

Pleasantville Firefighter Dies in Crash - Hickman County



NewsChannel 5
Woman Rescued After Call Takes Dramatic Turn - Chattanooga 4-20-2006 The Chattanoogan
Storms to Blame for Fires - Nashville 4-20-2006 NewsChannel 5
Downtown Honky Tonk Installs Sprinklers - Nashville 4-19-2006 WKRN
Woman Critically Injured in Fire - Chattanooga  4-19-2006 The Chattanoogan
Band Director Extinguishes Fire - Chattanooga 4-19-2006 The Chattanoogan
Firefighters Hurt Battling Blaze - Memphis 4-18-2006 ABC 24
NFD Breaks Ground on New Fire Hall - Nashville 4-18-2006 NewsChannel 5
Apartment Residents Escape Blaze - Nashville 4-18-2006 NewsChannel 5
Firefighters Can't Save Burning Mobile Home - Williamson County 4-18-2006 The Tennessean
Fire Damages House - Chattanooga 4-16-2006 The Chattanoogan
Dropped Candle Ignites Child's Bed - Murfreesboro 4-14-2006 Daily News Journal
Home Burns, 911 Calls Unanswered - Goodlettsville 4-14-2006 WSMV
City Sees Major Growth on Horizon - Spring Hill 4-13-2006 NewsChannel 5
Fire Deaths Raise Alarm - Memphis  Still no sprinklers?!?!? 4-12-2006
House Fire Takes Life of Seymour Man - Knox County

More: House Fire Kills Man - Knox County

More: Fire Claims Life of Elderly Man - Knox County




Volunteer TV

Apartment Blaze Forces People to Jump - Nashville 4-12-2006 NewsChannel 5
Farm Blaze Claims Two Horses - Franklin 4-11-2006 The Tennessean
Brentwood Aid's Local Firefighter's Wife - Brentwood

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4-10-2006 The Tennessean
Fire Destroys Highland Park Home - Chattanooga 4-10-2006 The Chattanoogan
Medical District Apartment Fire - Memphis 4-9-2006 ABC 24
Deadly Fire in Hickory Hill - Memphis

More: Man Dies in Overnight Fire - Memphis

4-7-2006 ABC 24


Family Escapes Fire - Nashville 4-6-2006 NewsChannel 5
Fire Destroys Two Cabins - Pigeon Forge 4-6-2006


Clogged 911 Lines Contribute to Fire Damage - Memphis 4-6-2006 WREG
Man Burned by Flaming Rubbing Alcohol - Clarksville 4-6-2006

The Leaf-Chronicle

Man's Death Fire Related - Cumberland County

Man Dies in Controlled Burn - Cumberland County

4-5-2006 Volunteer TV

NewsChannel 5

Firefighters Form Union - Gallatin 4-5-2006 News-Examiner
Update:  Investigators Determine Cause of Fire - Knoxville

Woman Dies in Fire; Husband, Sons Escape - Knoxville

More: Mother of Two Killed in Fire - Knoxville

More: House Fire Claims One Life - Knoxville








Volunteer TV

Autistic Teen Killed in Apartment Fire - Morristown

Update: Lightning Suspected Cause of Fire - Morristown



Coffee Shop Fire Under Investigation - Chattanooga 4-3-2006 The Chattanoogan
Son Saves Father from Fire - Chattanooga 4-3-2006 News Channel 9
Debate Over Fire Protection Heats Up - Mt. Juliet 4-2-2006 NewsChannel 5
Fire Destroys Historic Building - Lafollette 4-1-2006 WATE
Apartment Fire Under Investigation - Jackson 4-1-2006 The Jackson Sun


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