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.

Fire crews put out dryer fire at Roanoke laundry mat

WDBJ
December 09, 2019
 

Fire crews put out a dryer fire at a Roanoke laundry mat Wednesday. When firefighters arrived at the Williamson Road Coin Laundry on the 4200 block of Williamson Road, clothes

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Firefighters say dryer fire damages 3 homes in north Springfield

KY3
December 09, 2019
 

Firefighters say a fire inside a dryer caused serious damage to three homes in north Springfield. Firefighters responded to the fire around 12:30 p.m. in the 2500 block of West

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A pair of jeans spark a dryer fire at a Kasson laundromat

KTTC
December 02, 2019
 

First responders were called to The Coin Laundry in Kasson Saturday night, after one of the dryers

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Madison fire: 3 people displaced after dryer fire

WMTV
December 02, 2019
 

Three people were temporarily without a home Saturday afternoon after a dryer fire broke out in a laundry room on

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Dog saved from frozen pond in North Side park; dryer fire displaces 3 on Far East Side

Madison.com
November 27, 2019
 

Madison firefighters rescued a dog from freezing water Saturday, after it fell through ice on a pond in Warner Dog Park. Two .

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Too much dryer lint caused Kunia house fire

KHON2
November 27, 2019
 

A house fire in Kunia Monday afternoon was a dryer fire caused by too much lint. The Honolulu Fire Department responded at

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Dryer Fire on Ridgedale Avenue in Florham Park

TAPinto
November 22, 2019
 

There is Fire Department activity at 28 Ridgedale Avenue in Florham Park. The Fire Chief is on the scene

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Dryer fire under investigation at Schodack truck stop

WTEN
November 22, 2019
 

Fire crews are investigating a fire that broke out early Friday morning at the Pilot Travel Center

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Dorm dryer fire requires student evacuation

Herald-Citizen
November 22, 2019
 

A dryer caught fire Tuesday evening in Tennessee Tech's New Hall South.While no injuries were reported, water damage from the fire caused 120 students to stay in New Hall North while repairs were

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Six treated by ambulance crew after tumble dryer fire in Wiveliscombe

Somerset County Gazette
November 22, 2019
 

SIX people were treated for the effects of smoke inhalation after a tumble dryer fire. The incident unfolded at a property in Wiveliscombe at around 1.30am this morning (November 19). "Fire engines

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Clogged dryer vent blamed for mobile home fire

The Durango Herald
November 22, 2019
 

A mobile home fire that displaced a family Sunday night northeast of Elmore's Corner originated in a dryer vent, said Karola Hanks, fire marshal

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Dryer fire causes evacuation of daycare in Regina home

Regina Leader-Post
November 21, 2019
 

For Lisa Stretten, what began as a regular day of looking after the children in her home-based daycare quickly became a test

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Kingsport Fire Department responds to dryer fire at Dobyns-Bennett

Kingsport Times
November 21, 2019
 

The Kingsport Fire Department was on the scene of a dryer fire this morning at Dobyns-Bennett High School. At

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Seven displaced after dryer sparks house fire, causes damage in Clemmons

WXII12
November 19, 2019
 

INVESTIGATORS SAY A CLOTHES DRYER CAUSED A FIRE AT A HOUSE IN CLEMMONS JUST

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Dryer Causes Apartment Fire In Wheaton: Fire Department

patch.com
November 19, 2019
 

Fire officials say a faulty dryer may have been to blame for a blaze that broke out in a Wheaton apartment

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Family loses everything, finds faith through house fire

WBIR.com
November 18, 2019
 

The soon-to-be family of five lost everything in a fire started by their dryer. The fire marshal determined the lint in the bottom of the dryer is what ...

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Assisted-living residents sent to MITS buses after dryer fire

Muncie Star Press
November 18, 2019
 

MUNCIE, Ind. – MITS buses were sent to an assisted living facility south of Muncie on Saturday after a dryer fire broke out in the building's ...

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Dryer Fire on Ridgedale Avenue in Florham Park

TAPinto.net
November 18, 2019
 

MADISON, NJ - Chabad of SE Morris County, located in Madison will once again be providing free Thanksgiving dinners to individuals in ...

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TFD responds to laundry room fire at senior living facility

KGUN
November 18, 2019
 

TFD responds to laundry room fire at senior living facility ... Firefighters were able to extinguish a dryer fire and were able to contain it to the ...

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Dryer fire under investigation at Schodack truck stop

NEWS10 ABC
November 15, 2019
 

SCHODACK, N.Y. (NEWS10) – Fire crews are investigating a fire that broke out early Friday morning at the Pilot Travel Center on route 9 in the ...

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Seven displaced after dryer sparks house fire, causes damage in ...

WXII The Triad
November 15, 2019
 

Seven people have been displaced after a house fire in Clemmons. Forsyth County firefighters responded to the 5800 block of Sunny Ridge ...

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Vernon apartment building damaged after dryer fire

WCAX
November 15, 2019
 

Police say a man heard a popping sound, smelled smoke and then saw a fire on top of the electric dryer. He tried to find a fire extinguisher and ...

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Dorm dryer fire requires student evacuation

Cookeville Herald Citizen
November 15, 2019
 

A dryer caught fire Tuesday evening in Tennessee Tech's New Hall South. While no injuries were reported, water damage from the fire caused ...

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Two Sun Prairie police officers help save residents from fire

WMTV
November 15, 2019
 

Fire crews say a dryer started on fire at a home in the 900 block of Chandler Lane Tuesday night. Initial reports showed someone was still in the ...

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UPDATE- Dryer Fire in Orrington Monday night

WABI
November 07, 2019
 

ORRINGTON, Maine (WABI) - An early call to 911, working smoke detectors and hours of training are credited for a quick stop to an Orrington ...

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Investigators believe dryer was cause of fatal Vermont home fire

Boston.com
November 04, 2019
 

NORTH HERO, Vt. (AP) — Vermont investigators believe a house fire that led to the death of two young brothers was accidental, caused by an ...

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Vernon apartment building damaged after dryer fire

WCAX
October 31, 2019
 

Vernon apartment building damaged after dryer fire ... building in Vernon is damaged by smoke and heat after another dryer fire in Vermont.

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North Hero fire was caused by clothes dryer issue - here are some ...

BurlingtonFreePress.com
October 31, 2019
 

An hour before a North Hero blaze claimed the lives of two young boys, the electric clothes dryer in the house had been running. Fire ...

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Fairfield dryer fire sends one to hospital

Kennebec Journal & Morning Sentinel
October 31, 2019
 

FAIRFIELD — A fire in a clothes dryer Tuesday afternoon sent a Gagnon Road resident to the hospital. Firefighters from Fairfield, Oakland, ...

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Clothes dryer catches fire

KPCnews.com
October 31, 2019
 

Firefighters quickly extinguished and the clothes dryer was removed from the home, Fire Chief Mike VanZile said. There was no extension ...

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House fire shows 'just emptying the lint screen is not enough for dryers'

Bellingham Herald
October 31, 2019
 

Firefighters kept a blaze from destroying a house south of Bellingham Saturday afternoon, but the fire serves as a reminder of the importance of ...

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Firefighters: “I've Never Seen a Spontaneous Combustion Fire Like ...

wnep.com
October 31, 2019
 

The fire started in an apartment above the restaurant. ... cleaning chemical on them were taken out of the dryer and piled into a laundry basket.

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Fire investigators: Lint in clothes dryer caused Country Smoke ...

Thecountypress
October 15, 2019
 

ALMONT TWP. — A gas clothes dryer is being blamed for a fire that gutted the County Smoke House on Oct. 4. “This fire by no means appears ...

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Investigators looking for cause of Medical District fire

wreg.com
October 15, 2019
 

Initial information indicated that they may be focusing on a dryer as the cause of the fire, but so far investigators haven't released any official ...

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Family escapes home destroyed by fire in southwest Bexar County

mySanAntonio.com
October 11, 2019
 

Family escapes home destroyed by fire in southwest Bexar County ... after a dryer caught fire, said Monica Ramos, a spokeswoman with Bexar ...

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