(MARIPOSA COUNTY, Calif.) -- A bone-dry environment combined with scorching temperatures and ample fuel -- all consequences of climate change -- is what allowed the Oak Fire to spread so rapidly from the moment of ignition, scientists tell ABC News. The Oak Fire spread to... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- A wildfire inferno is setting up in multiple states as dangerous fire conditions threaten to spread the fires even further. At least 14 fires are currently burning through Arizona, New Mexico, Colorado, Texas and Oklahoma. North of Flagstaff, Arizona, where the Tunnel Fire... Read More.
Clearfield, PA - Five school buses caught fire at a junkyard near Clearfield yesterday. Lawrence Township Fire Department were called out to Novey Recycling for initial reports of an explosion with heavy smoke. When they got to the scene, they found that five school buses were... Read More.
Beccaria Township, PA – Two firefighters were injured after a garage fire and a resulting explosion in Clearfield County over the weekend, but details are still scarce. Fire crews were called the to the scene on Evergreen Drive in Beccaria Township, near Coalport, just before... Read More.
Punxsutawney, PA - An explosion that likely started in a furnace severely damaged a business in Punxsutawney. Fire crews from around Jefferson and Clearfield Counties were called out to NAC Carbon Products at Elk Run in Punxsutawney on Wednesday night, originally for a structure fire. However,... Read More.
Madison Township, PA – A fence gate in Clarion County was blown off of its hinges with explosives recently. The owner, 50-year-old William Stoots from Hermitage, says someone trespassed on his property along Kissinger Mills Road in Madison Township around 3 a.m. Sunday morning. He says... Read More.
Clearfield, PA – A deadly house explosion that happened in Clearfield in October has been ruled as a homicide. 34-year-old Shanna Carlson was killed in the explosion and resulting fire at a home on East Market Street in Clearfield on Oct. 4. Clearfield County Coroner Kim... Read More.