Monday, November 19, 2007


A fire in Lorain Monday afternoon destroys a Talbot Street home leaving a man and his four children looking for a place to stay.

Lorain Firefighters responded to the call Monday afternoon and found flames shooting from the windows. Assistant Fire Chief Gary Burls of the Lorain Fire Department: “When Pumper 3 arrived they found the house fully involved and they advanced a hand line and got in under control pretty quick then the other trucks came in and help knock it down.”

Chief Burls said he had a brief conversation with the homeowner and learned that the man lives in the home with his four children. “All of the kids were in school at the time of the fire and he had actually just left to go pick one of them up from school.”

There is no damage estimate at this time, only that the entire house was affected except for one bedroom area. There were no injuries reported.

The Lorain Fire Department Fire Prevention Bureau is investigating the cause of the blaze.

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Anonymous tj said...

Lorain Fire: nice to see you let B. H**s come to a real fire scene, put on the moth ball ridden turnout gear, and pose for a picture... WOW !!!!

9:14 PM  
Anonymous Anonymous said...

lookin good in your uniforms, boys. we can all rest better knowing you are there to protect us...and mr.dark haired firefigher, lookin fine!

9:17 PM  
Anonymous Anonymous said...

Hey I put it on quite a bit. Just don't get to be in the battle that much. It will probably be a busy inter now. Haas

11:39 AM  
Anonymous Anonymous said...

This happened in front of my house and we got parking ticket for not pulling off the street. I was scared to go out after dark and beacuse of the stabbings they are all of the sudden patrolling our streets...ironic huh?

3:27 PM  
Anonymous Anonymous said...

Finally got to see my bro in action.. good job .....
Your Sis from So Cal

3:06 AM  

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