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Man Dies After McKinney Homes Burn

A man is dead after a fire destroyed one home and badly damaged another home early Wednesday morning in McKinney.

10/22/2014

A Grand Prairie police chase ended in Irving after the suspect's SUV crashed into a home, catching the vehicle and house on fire. (credit: Grand Prairie Police Department)

Police Chase Ends With Crash & House Fire

A high-speed police chase through Grand Prairie ended early Tuesday at a home in Irving, when the suspect’s SUV crashed and caught on fire, setting the nearby home on fire as well.

10/07/2014

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Fort Worth Firefighters Rescue Pet Frog From Blaze

The Fort Worth Fire Department took over emergency services in the city of Westworth Village in July, and they battled their first blaze in the community late Tuesday night.

09/24/2014

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Man Injured In Fort Worth Fire Thanks Heroes Who Saved Him

It was an emotional reunion between a disabled man, who had been dragged from his burning home, and the three three River Oaks police officers who saved his life. All of the men came together for the 2nd time at Harris Methodist Hospital.

CBS 11–09/17/2014

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Police Rescue Disabled Man From House Fire

Three police officers rushed into a burning Fort Worth home early Wednesday morning and rescued a man in a wheelchair, who suffered only minor injuries as a result.

09/17/2014

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Gas Leak May Have Caused House Explosion That Injured 6

An explosion blamed on a gas leak destroyed a Dallas family’s home and injured a woman and her five children. The blast happened after the children’s father had gone to work.

08/26/2014

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Dallas Family Returns To Find House In Flames

A Dallas family’s night of fun at the One Direction concert ended abruptly when they returned to find their house in flames.

08/25/2014

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9-Year-Old Boy Dead, 3 Relatives, Neighbor Hurt In House Fire

Authorities say no adults were home during a North Texas house fire that left a 9-year-old boy dead and three relatives and a neighbor hurt.

CBS 11–08/16/2014

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9-Year-Old Dies In Fort Worth House Fire

It was a frantic scene Thursday afternoon as neighbors, civil servants, and strangers all fought smoke and flames in an effort to save four young boys from a house on fire.

CBSDFW.COM–08/14/2014

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Lightning Blamed For Several House Fires

Strong storms moved across DFW early Thursday morning. Heavy rain pounded parts of the Metroplex and lightning is being blamed for several house fires.

07/31/2014

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2 Firefighters Hurt In Fort Worth Blaze

Two firefighters were injured while battling a blaze at a home in Fort Worth on Friday morning. They were momentarily pinned down after a partial roof collapse.

07/04/2014

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House Fire Risks Can Be Reduced Without Spending A Lot Of Money

Besides rain and floods there’s another element to severe weather that’s proving to be costly — lightning. In Frisco, a lightning strike is being blamed for sparking a blaze that required four fire engines and a ladder truck to extinguish.

CBSDFW.COM–06/25/2014

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