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February, 2007

Reported Fatalities for Month:

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New Fire Station Coming to Downtown - Nashville 2-28-2007 NewsChannel 5
Volunteer Fire Department Receives Grant - Seymour 2-28-2007 WATE
Second Fire Station Named - Springfield 2-28-2007 Robertson Co. Times
Fire Damages Home - Nashville 2-28-2007 NewsChannel 5
Firefighters to be Charged with Arson - Bell Buckle 2-28-2007 Shelbyville Times
Student Remembers Lesson, Saves Grandmother - Kingsport 2-27-2007 FTT
One Hurt in Early Morning House Fire - Hawkins County 2-27-2007 TriCities.com
Fire Rips Through Eight Apartment Units - Red Bank 2-27-2007 The Chattanoogan
Firefighters Work Blaze at Redbone's Restaurant - Jackson 2-27-2007 The Jackson Sun
Fire Department Battles Duplex Blaze - Red Bank 2-26-2007 The Chattanoogan
Arsonists Starts Midtown Apartment Fire - Memphis 2-26-2007 ABC 24
Resident Rescued from Trailer Fire - Bristol 2-25-2007 TriCities.com
Rural Firefighting Continues to Survive - Sumner County 2-25-2007 The Tennessean
Man Critically Injured in House Fire - Chattanooga 2-25-2007 The Chattanoogan
Two Duplexes Burn on Same Block - Chattanooga 2-25-2007 The Chattanoogan
Mother Saves Kids from Apartment Fire - Nashville 2-23-2007 NewsChannel 5
Local Schools Among Most Fire Safe in State - Dickson 2-23-2007 The Tennessean
Home Extensively Damaged by Fire - Hixon 2-23-2007 The Chattanoogan
No Injuries in Suspicious Fire - Nashville 2-23-2007 NewsChannel 5
Storage Trailer Set on Fire by Burning Debris - Dickson County 2-23-2007 The Tennessean
Flames Destroy Barn Near Historic Landmark - Sumner County 2-23-2007 The Tennessean
Department Now Has Paramedics - Maryville 2-22-2007 The Daily Times
Fire, EMS May Share Station - Bedford County 2-22-2007 Shelbyville Times
Suspicious Overnight Fire - Knoxville 2-22-2007 Volunteer TV
Sprinkler Stops Hotel Fire - Brentwood 2-21-2007 FTT
Man Dies in House Fire - Memphis 2-21-2007 WMCTV
Home Fire Sends Man Fleeing for Safety - Frayser 2-21-2007 WREG
New Ladder Truck Draws a Crowd - Spring Hill 2-21-2007 The Tennessean
Grant Helps City Firefighters - Hendersonville 2-21-2007 Hendersonville Star
UPDATE: Father, Son Die from Injuries - Harriman

Original story on 2-17-2007

2-20-2007

WBIR

College Dorm Fire Displaces 80 Students - Knoxville 2-20-2007 The Tennessean
Two Women Killed in House Fire - Grundy County 2-19-2007 News Channel 9
Late Night Fire Destroys Business - Memphis 2-19-2007 WMCTV
Two Firefighters Hurt Rescuing Man from Fire - Knoxville 2-18-2007

WBIR

Fire Forces Apartment Dwellers Out in Cold - Memphis 2-18-2007 WREG
Fire Destroys House - Chattanooga 2-18-2007 The Chattanoogan
Father & Son Severely Injured in Fire - Harriman 2-17-2007 WATE
Alexander Backing Fire Sprinkler Incentive Act - Chattanooga 2-17-2007 The Chattanoogan
Apartment Fire Forces Out Three Families - Nashville 2-17-2007 WSMV
Home Burns, Damages Two Others - Bledsoe County 2-17-2007 News Channel 9
Two Killed in Separate Fires - Rutherford Co., Montgomery Co.

Overnight Fires Claim Two Lives - Rutherford Co., Montgomery Co.

Woman Dies in House Fire - Montgomery County

2-16-2007 NewsChannel 5

WSMV

The Leaf-Chronicle

Volunteer Department Receives Grant - Marshal County 2-16-2007 Marshall Co. Tribune
House Fire in Hermitage - Nashville 2-16-2007 NewsChannel 5
Officer Alerts Residents of Apartment Fire - Nashville 2-15-2007 NewsChannel 5
Fire Destroys Rural Home - Davidson County 2-15-2007 NewsChannel 5
Woman Dies of Burns Suffered While Smoking - Clinton 2-14-2007 WATE
Emergency Training Discussed at LEPC Meeting - Elizabethton 2-14-2007 Elizabethton Star
Ladder Truck Involved in Accident - Columbia 2-13-2007 The Daily Herald
Injured Firefighters Hope to Return Soon - Knoxville 2-13-2007

WBIR

Girl, 5, Alerts Family to Fire - Greene County 2-13-2007 Greeneville Sun
Wildersville Fire Kills One - Henderson County

Update: Kerosene Heater Caused Fatal Fire - Henderson County

2-13-2007

2-14-2007

The Jackson Sun
VFD to Host Chili Cook-Off - Bell Buckle 2-12-2007 Shelbyville Times
Some Schools Don't Make Fire Safety Grade - Nashville 2-12-2007 WSMV
Fireworks Hamper Efforts to Control Blaze - Jellico 2-12-2007 WATE
Man Saves Neighbor from Fire - Montgomery County 2-12-2007

The Leaf-Chronicle

Boy Burned by Lighter Explosion - Bradley County 2-12-2007 Volunteer TV
Prize Horse Killed in Barn Fire - Rutherford County 2-12-2007 WSMV
Fire Consumes Local Business - Columbia 2-11-2007 The Daily Herald
Child Starts Fire in Patton Towers - Chattanooga 2-11-2007 The Chattanoogan
Fire Causes Extensive Damage to Home - Belle Meade 2-11-2007 The Tennessean
No Injuries in House Fire - Chattanooga 2-11-2007 The Chattanoogan
Home Destroyed by Fire - Memphis 2-11-2007 ABC 24
Mayor Decides to Accept SAFER Grant - Clarksville 2-10-2007

The Leaf-Chronicle

Firefighters Save Records at Tax Office - Chattanooga 2-10-2007 The Chattanoogan
Parents of Fire Victims Speak Out - Blount County 2-9-2007 WATE
Teachers Help Fire Dept. with Fire Safety - Nashville 2-9-2007 NewsChannel 5
Two Ladder Trucks Out-of-Service - Knoxville 2-9-2007

WBIR

Home Fire Displaces Three Families - Hendersonville 2-9-2007 NewsChannel 5
Firefighters Want Smoke Alarms in All Student Homes - Maryville 2-8-2007 The Daily Times
Bus Driver Rescues 3 from House Fire - Memphis 2-8-2007 ABC 24
6 Apartments Damaged in Fire - Memphis 2-8-2007 WMCTV
Rescuer's Claim Denied by Insurance - Coopertown 2-7-2006 WSMV
Arson Suspected in Fire - Bell Buckle 2-7-2007 Shelbyville Times
Household Appliance Could Burn Down House - Johnson City 2-7-2006 TriCities.com
4 FF's Injured in Warehouse Blaze - Knoxville

Business Owner Loses Over $1M in Fire - Knoxville

2-7-2007

WBIR

WATE

Four Children Killed in Fire - Blount County

Deadly Fire Leaves Four Dead - Blount County

2-7-2007

WBIR

WATE

6 Fires Keep Firefighters Busy - Memphis 2-7-2007 ABC 24
Trailer Destroyed; House Damaged - Morristown 2-6-2007 Citizen Tribune
City Leaders Upset About FD Overtime - Memphis 2-6-2007 WMCTV
Fire Destroys Home - Knox County 2-6-2007

WBIR

Fire Critically Injures Grandmother, Grandchildren - Coopertown

Two Critically Injured in Fire - Coopertown

2-5-2007

2-7-2007

WSMV

Robertson Co. Times

Eight Families Homeless After Apartment Fire - Nashville 2-5-2007 NewsChannel 5
FD Working Toward Increasing First-Response Service - Gallatin 2-5-2007 The Tennessean
"Rolling" Leads to Fire Damage - Chattanooga 2-5-2007 The Chattanoogan
Black Firefighters Make Their Mark - Murfreesboro 2-5-2007 Daily News Journal
Grant Money to Buy Wildland Gear - Johnson City 2-4-2007 TriCities.com
House Fire Results in $50K in Damage - Chattanooga 2-3-2007 The Chattanoogan
Council Tables Vote on SAFER Grant - Clarksville 2-2-2007

The Leaf-Chronicle

Electrical Fire Fills Home with Smoke - Clarksville 2-2-2007

The Leaf-Chronicle

Department Now Provides BLS First Response - Dickson 2-2-2007 The Tennessean
Body Found in Burning Car; Possible Homicide - Nashville 2-2-2007 NewsChannel 5
Child with Lighter Causes House Fire - Knoxville 2-1-2007

WBIR

Fire Burns Home - Blount County 2-1-2007 The Daily Times
Early Morning Fire Destroys Home - Maury County 2-1-2007 The Daily Herald
Fire Razes Pork-Filled Smoke House - Clarksville 2-1-2007

The Leaf-Chronicle

 

 

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