Nevada News

Tuesday, November 28, 2023

One Injured in Fire Near Mogul

A fire at a home in northwest Reno has left one person injured. The fire broke out on Back Nine Trail in the Mogul area Sunday evening. One person suffered minor injuries and was not taken to the hospital. A second resident of the home was uninjured. It started in a garage and was put out before it could spread outside the garage according to a spokesperson for the Reno Fire Department. Nobody was displaced by the fire. NV Energy turned off electricity and is working to switch it back on.

Winnemucca Rural Fire Department battles blaze at unoccupied building

PHOTOS: The Winnemucca Rural Fire Department (WRFD) tackled an overnight fire over the weekend. WRFD responded to a fire in the area of West Winnemucca Blvd. late Friday night. Crews fought the fire though the night and again during the day on Saturday. Authorities say the building was unoccupied and the cause of the fire is unknown at this time. No one was injured in the fire.

Monday, November 27, 2023

Woman hospitalized with ‘severe burns’ after southwest Las Vegas valley fire

A woman was hospitalized with severe burns after a fire in the southwest Las Vegas valley. On Saturday around 5:21 p.m., the Clark County Fire Department responded to a burn patient in the 5400 block of West Harmon near Decatur Boulevard. After fire crews extinguished the fire, CCFD found a woman with severe burns and in cardiac arrest. Life support measures were given and she was taken to a local hospital. The was no structural damage due to the fire and the cause is still under investigation. A total of 17 personnel responded to the scene including two engine companies, one ladder truck one chief officer, one EMS supervisor, and three fire investigators.
KLAS-TV CBS 8 Las Vegas

Trailer fire in Sun Valley caused by heater

Truckee Meadows Fire Protection District crews were busy overnight after a trailer caught fire. It broke out around 4:30 a.m. Friday morning on Sugar Hill Drive in Sun Valley. Officials say it likely started after a portable heater caught a mattress on fire. No injuries were reported, and crews knocked the fire down before it could spread to nearby structures or wildland.

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