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News from April, 2008
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April, 2008

Reported Fatalities for Month:


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Date Source
Family Escapes Overnight Fire - Harriman 4-29-2008 WATE
Fire-Rescue Begins Hydrant Testing - Clarksville 4-29-2008

The Leaf-Chronicle

Townhouse Under Construction Burns - Nashville 4-29-2008 NewsChannel 5
Disabled Woman Dies in Fire - Anderson County 4-28-2008 WBIR
Apartment Fire Contained - Cookeville 4-28-2008 Herald Citizen
Barn, Kayaks, Antiques Burn at Farm - Hixon 4-28-2008 The Chattanoogan
Home Destroyed in Fire - Lebanon 4-28-2008 NewsChannel 5
Woman Dies in Fire - Sullivan County 4-26-2008
Fire-safe Cigarette Bill Passes, Awaits Signature - Nashville 4-25-2008

The Leaf-Chronicle

House Fire Kills Man - Washington County 4-25-2008
2nd House Burns on Same Street - Harrison 4-24-2008 The Chattanoogan
Home Destroyed by Fire - Harrison 4-24-2008 The Chattanoogan
House Heavily Damaged in Afternoon Fire - Chattanooga 4-24-2008 The Chattanoogan
Fire Destroys Home in County - Lincoln County 4-23-2008 Elk Valley Times
Red Cross Vehicle Destroyed in Arson - Clarksville 4-23-2008

The Leaf-Chronicle

Trailer Destroyed by Fire - Knox County 4-23-2008 WBIR
Struggling Department Gets New Chief - Harrogate 4-22-2008 WATE
Volunteer Firefighters Face Uncertain Future - Sevier County 4-22-2008 WBIR
Fire Destroys Townhomes - Memphis 4-21-2008 WREG
Smoke Alarm Alerts Resident to Fire - Greene county 4-21-2008 Greeneville Sun
Long-time Fire Chief Passes Away - Monterey 4-21-2008 Herald Citizen
VFD Receives Truck from AFG Grant - Jefferson County 4-19-2008 WATE
Fire Destroys Two Rural Homes - Putnam County 4-18-2008 Herald Citizen
House Fire Claims Family Pets - Sullivan County 4-18-2008
Husband and Wife Perish in House Fire - Fentress County 4-17-2008 WATE
LEPC Asks "Where are the firefighters?"- White County 4-17-2008 Sparta Expositor
Fire Heavily Damages Mobile Home - Greene County 4-16-2008 Greeneville Sun
Fire Heavily Damages Home - Jackson 4-15-2008 The Jackson Sun
Apartments Destroyed by Fire - Memphis 4-15-2008 ABC 24
Vandals Set Fires in Elementary School - Putnam County 4-15-2008 NewsChannel 5
Firefighters Battle Garage Blaze - Nashville 4-15-2008 NewsChannel 5
Two Critical Following House Explosion - Memphis 4-14-2008 ABC 24
House Suffers $30K in Fire Damage - Chattanooga 4-14-2008 The Chattanoogan
Hike in Rural Fire Fee Tabled - Martin 4-14-2008 NWTN Today
Fire Destroys Mobile Home - Greene County 4-14-2008 Greeneville Sun
Teen Club Set On Fire - Memphis 4-14-2008 WREG
One Dead in House Fire - Sevier County 4-11-2008 The Mountain Press
Historic Home Damaged by Fire - Marshall County 4-11-2008 Marshall Co. Tribune
Fire Leaves Firefighters Burned - Nashville 4-11-2008 NewsChannel 5
Fire Displaces 7 Residents of House - Chattanooga 4-10-2008 The Chattanoogan
Two Firefighters Injured in Duplex Fire - Knoxville 4-10-2008 Volunteer TV
Dog Dies Saving Family from House Fire - Memphis 4-9-2008 WREG
Everyone Escapes Apartment Blaze - Knoxville 4-9-2008 WBIR
Heated Debate Surrounds Fire Station Location - Sevierville 4-9-2008 The Mountain Press
Market Burns One Tenth of a Mile from Fire Station - Campbell Co. 4-8-2008 WATE
Body Found in House Fire, Identified - Loudon County 4-7-2008 WATE
House Gutted by Fire - Maury County 4-7-2008 The Daily Herald
Family Loses Home to Fire Just After Moving In - Nashville 4-3-2008 NewsChannel 5
Propane Tank Fire Shuts Down Road - Millington 4-3-2008 WREG
Wiring Blamed for House Fire - Greenbrier 4-2-2008 NewsChannel 5
New Fire Station Set to Open - Hendersonville 4-2-2008 The Tennessean
Firefighters Control 2-Alarm Fire - Nashville 4-2-2008 NewsChannel 5
House Fire Claims Woman's Life - Blount County 4-1-2008 The Daily Times
County Bans Novelty Lighter Sales - Lincoln County 4-1-2008 Elk Valley Times
















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