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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.

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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Fire in dryer in Kingsford

Iron Mountain Daily News
August 24, 2017
 

They used a fire extinguisher to put out the fire and a positive pressure fan to ventilate the home. Damage was contained to the dryer and some ...

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Living room destroyed after tumble dryer fire

ITV News
August 24, 2017
 

The living room of a house in Newquay has been destroyed by fire. The blaze is believed to have broken out after a tumble dryer caught fire.

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Firefighters say dryers causes 1 in 3 house fires

WZTV
August 24, 2017
 

NASHVILLE, Tenn. — The Nashville Fire Department urged families to maintain their dryers, after one family's appliance sparked two fires ...

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Dryer catches fire

Sault Star
August 21, 2017
 

The dryer was removed from the house. A load of clothes had been put in the dryer, and the dryer turned on, before the fire, said Martynuck.

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Nobody injured in East Side dryer fire, officials say

Madison.com
August 17, 2017
 

A fire inside a commercial clothes dryer in the basement of an apartment building was confined to the appliance Tuesday night, with nobody ...

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Look out for these warning signs to prevent tumble dryer fires, says ...

Bournemouth Echo
August 15, 2017
 

Dorset & Wiltshire Fire and Rescue Service (DWFRS) says many households have had dryers working overtime because of the recent bad ...

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Family Displaced After Smoky Fire Starts In Dryer At Brookfield Home

Brookfield Daily Voice
August 11, 2017
 

Brookfield Volunteer Fire Company responds to a basement fire Wednesday evening at a home on Candlewood Lake Road. Photo Credit: ...

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Cause of house fire in Fairborn traced to basement clothes dryer

Dayton Daily News
August 11, 2017
 

UPDATE @ 7:05 p.m.: A basement fire believed to be associated with a clothes dryer caused an estimated $25,000 in damage to a home on ...

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None hurt in San Pablo laundry-room fire

East Bay Times
August 11, 2017
 

SAN PABLO — Fire investigators say a dryer in a laundry room appeared to be the cause of a one-alarm structure fire Thursday. At 6:33 p.m., ...

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Yarmouth firefighters quell commercial dryer fire

CapeCod.com News
August 10, 2017
 

YARMOUTH – Yarmouth Fire reports that at 3:20 PM, they responded to 897 Route 28, The Laundry Center, for an automatic alarm, while ...

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Monterey Mills fire caused by lint buildup

Gazettextra
August 10, 2017
 

JANESVILLE—A dryer clogged with lint ignited and sparked a fire that spread to the roof at Monterey Mills in Janesville on Tuesday night, ...

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Officials: Animals unharmed in Diamond Hill Animal Hospital fire

WSET
August 10, 2017
 

(WSET) - Lynchburg fire officials say one person was injured after a fire at ... Firefighters at the scene found fire in the animal hospital's dryer.

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