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Dryer Fire News

Each day, there are numerous news items about dryer fires. Here, we are stressing the importance of having a safe home by linking to some of the articles.

Blackfoot firefighters extinguish blaze at Basic American Foods plant

Idaho State Journal
October 24, 2017
 

There were no injuries and although the dryer was heavily damaged by the fire, firefighters said Basic American Foods officials told them it is ...

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House fire traced to clothes dryer

NBC Nebraska
October 23, 2017
 

(KSNB) - The state fire marshal says a malfunctioning clothes dryer caused a fire which burned one Hall County home to the ground Thursday.

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Dryer fire causes overnight evacuation of UAB's Spain Rehab Center

Alabama's News Leader
October 23, 2017
 

BIRMINGHAM, Ala. (WBMA) — A small dryer fire forced patients at UAB's Spain Rehabilitation Center to be evacuated early Thursday morning.

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Dryer unit catches fire at Cadillac laundromat

Cadillac News
October 23, 2017
 

The Cadillac Fire Department responded to a call after 11 p.m. to visible smoke inside the building, and flames from one of the dryer units, ...

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Danbury Firefighters Extinguish Blaze Inside Clothes Dryer

Newtown Daily Voice
October 23, 2017
 

This fire was contained to the clothes dryer. There are safety tips to remember that can prevent fires in your dryer. Photo Credit: Danbury Fire ...

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Person injured in clothes dryer fire at Desert Hot Springs home

KESQ
October 16, 2017
 

DESERT HOT SPRINGS, Calif. - A resident was hospitalized with minor injuries today after a clothes dryer caught fire at a Desert Hot Springs ...

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Fire prompts evacuation at Super 8

KKTV 11 News
October 16, 2017
 

(KKTV) - Guests at a Fountain motel were forced to evacuate overnight after a fire sparked in a clothes dryer. Firefighters praised the Super 8 ...

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A tumble dryer caught fire at a house in Padstow and two people ...

Cornwall Live
October 16, 2017
 

Two people had to be treated by an ambulance crew from breathing in the thick smoke from the fire. It happened after a tumble dryer caught fire ...

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Maximino Martinez Commons evacuated after dryer fire

Daily Californian
October 13, 2017
 

Berkeley Fire Department responded to reports of a fire at Maximino Martinez Commons on Thursday evening. Residents of Martinez ...

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This dryer caught on fire -- now an East Bridgewater house is empty

Enterprise News
October 13, 2017
 

A follow-up on a dryer fire at 39 McCordick Avenue in East Bridgewater on Thursday, Sept. 14, 2017. (Marc Vasconcellos/The Enterprise).

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Dryer fire sent smoke into adjoining restaurant, Madison Fire says

Madison.com
October 10, 2017
 

A fire inside a dryer at an East Side laundromat Monday night produced enough smoke to carry over into an adjoining restaurant, with nobody ...

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Walcott corn dryer fire

KWQC-TV6
October 10, 2017
 

WALCOTT, Iowa (KWQC) - UPDATE: KWQC has learned crews received the call about the fire around 6 am. Four agencies responded to help ...

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Dryer Fire Prevention Tips

FOX 21 Online
October 10, 2017
 

National Fire Prevention Week runs from October 8-14, and Dryer Vent Wizard of Minnesota is giving some tips to prevent dryer fires this ...

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Orange firefighters credit smoke detectors with alerting residents of ...

MassLive.com
October 10, 2017
 

ORANGE -- Firefighters credit smoke detectors with alerting the residents of a Warwick Road home to a dryer fire in the basement of their home ...

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Dryer fire causes displacement of Norfolk home

WAVY-TV
October 06, 2017
 

(WAVY) – Firefighters put out a dryer fire at home in the 100 block of ... Norfolk Fire-Rescue says that the emergency call came in at 11:42 a.m. ...

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Dryer Vent Wizard Promotes Dryer Fire Education throughout ...

PR Newswire (press release)
October 06, 2017
 

This marks the sixth consecutive year Dryer Vent Wizard will fundraise on behalf of the Children's Burn Foundation for National Fire Prevention ...

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18 displaced after dryer fire in Bridgewater apartment complex

Enterprise News
October 06, 2017
 

BRIDGEWATER – Eighteen residents of a large apartment complex building are displaced due to water damage to multiple floors after a dryer ...

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House fire Wednesday near Silver Lake started in dryer

Topeka Capital Journal
October 06, 2017
 

Fire crews from the Silver Lake, Soldier Township and Topeka fire departments put out an early-morning blaze on Wednesday at a two-story ...

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Bugle house fire caused by tumble dryer, say firefighters

Cornwall Live
October 06, 2017
 

The road was closed for more than an hour by police as four fire crews, two from Bodmin and two from St Austell, tried to extinguish the fire.

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Dryer catches fire inside Whitman home

The Patriot Ledger
September 26, 2017
 

Several towns responded to an active dryer fire inside a West Street home on Thursday afternoon. WHITMAN – A dryer caught fire inside a ...

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Dryer fire causes chief to issue caution about cleaning vents

Ontario Argus Observer
September 26, 2017
 

Early in the evening, firefighters from the Payette City Fire Department responded to a report of a dryer fire at the 1400 block of North Third ...

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Dryer fire put out quickly

Ontario Argus Observer
September 26, 2017
 

Early in the evening, firefighters from the Payette City Fire Department responded to a report of a dryer fire at the 1400 block of North Third ...

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No one injured after dryer catches fire at Wheaton home

Chicago Sun-Times
September 26, 2017
 

No injuries were reported after a clothing dryer caught fire Wednesday at a home in west suburban Wheaton. Firefighters responded about 1 ...

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Crews called to put out garage tumble dryer fire

St Helens Star
September 26, 2017
 

CREWS were called to an address after a fire broke out in a tumble dryer in a garage. Two fire engines attended the property on Nursery Road, ...

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Clothes dryer blamed for Hybla Valley townhouse fire

FairfaxNews.com
September 26, 2017
 

Fairfax County fire investigators say a faulty dryer is to blame for a fire that damaged a townhouse in the 2500 block of Windbreak Drive ...

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Tumble dryer catches fire in Sale

Messenger Newspapers
September 26, 2017
 

Three fire engines from Altrincham, Salford and Wythenshawe attended the fire on Washway road at 7pm on September 21. On arrival ...

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Nobody hurt in dryer fire on East Side, Madison Fire says

Madison.com
September 18, 2017
 

A dryer fire in an East Side residence caused the occupants and family dog to ... The fire was reported at 6:48 p.m. on Gem Court, which is just ...

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This dryer caught on fire -- now an East Bridgewater house is empty

Enterprise News
September 18, 2017
 

EAST BRIDGEWATER – A family of three was temporarily displaced from their home after a dryer fire broke out in their home on Wednesday.

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Dryer fire ignites in East Bridgewater

Wicked Local
September 18, 2017
 

At about 9:30 a.m. Wednesday, East Bridgewater firefighters responded to 39 McCordick Ave. for reports of smoke, East Bridgewater Fire Lt.

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Dryer blamed for sparking house fire

fox5sandiego.com
September 18, 2017
 

SAN DIEGO – A dryer was to blame for a house fire in the Lomita neighborhood, just east of Skyline Monday afternoon, authorities said.

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Warning as smoke damages entire house in tumble dryer fire

Devon Live
September 18, 2017
 

Devon fire chiefs say this picture shows why you should never go out and leave your washing machine, tumble dryer or dishwasher running.

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How to prevent a dryer fire in your home

Alabama's News Leader
August 31, 2017
 

Numbers from the National Fire Protection Association show 14,000 fires a year due to dryers, causing $191 million dollars in property damage.

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Lint Blamed In Dryer Fire At Crowne Plaza

Journal & Topics Newspapers Online
August 31, 2017
 

Palatine-based Illinois Shotokan Karate Clubs (ISKC) announced that 12 of their students headed to Buenos Aires, Argentina, to compete in the ...

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How to prevent a dryer fire in your home

Alabama's News Leader
August 29, 2017
 

Last week fire broke out at a Hoover home caused by a dryer. Fortunately a smoke detector alerted the family. And at a Hoover fire station spokesperson Rusty ...

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Fire at Pulse Thursday

Payson Roundup
August 29, 2017
 

Hendrik Grobler, vice president of operations and Ina Grobler, office manager, said they did not believe there was a fire in the dryer, but ...

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Dryer fire prompts Bend assisted living center evacuation

KTVZ
August 28, 2017
 

Bend fire officials say sprinkler confined fire to dryer in laundry room of Mt. Bachelor Assisted Living and Memory Care on Friday morning ...

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Assisted Living Facility Evacuated For Dryer Fire

KBND
August 25, 2017
 

BEND, OR -- About 75 residents of Mt. Bachelor Assisted Living and Memory Care were evacuated Friday morning, after a dryer cought fire, ...

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No injuries reported after dryer caught fire in Kingsford home

UPMatters.com
August 25, 2017
 

KINGSFORD --No injuries were reported after a dryer caught fire in a Kingsford residence Saturday night. Shortly after 6 p.m. Saturday, ...

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Fire starts in dryer of Kelowna home

Lake Country Calendar
August 25, 2017
 

Fire crews rushed to the scene of a blaze at a home on Abbot Street near ... The fire appeared to have started in a dryer inside the residence.

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Tumble dryer caught fire and destroyed Co Wexford home in just 20 ...

Irish Mirror
August 24, 2017
 

The fire spread through the bungalow, which is owned by Brian and ... He went into the utility room where he found the tumble dryer on fire.

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