Yearly Archives: 1991

December 1991

Elderly man found in burning home

December 18th, 1991|

A smouldering chesterfield cushion was on the front lawn of the London home but no one seemed sure how it got there.
By Steve Green | The London Free Press

The quick actions of a passer-by may have saved an elderly London man’s life in a house fire Tuesday.

James McKee, 42, was on his way to […]

November 1991

Train Tragedy

November 26th, 1991|


November 26th, 1991|

E9 Crash

November 15th, 1991|

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Those young cops saved our guys

November 15th, 1991|

The Platoon Chief credits three police officers for the dramatic rescue.
By Steve Green and Pat Currie
The London Free Press

[Picture of the cops is needed here.] London police Constables Rick Choja, left and Mark McGugan were two of the three officers on scene of the accident involving a London fire truck which sent off Egerton Street […]

Vehicle missed hitting river by few meters

November 15th, 1991|

Police were unable to confirm whether there was ice on the bridge.
By: Pat Currie and Steve Green
The London Free Press

While London motorists drove by, or merely sat and gaped Thursday morning,  two London firefighters crawled out of the wreckage of their fire truck, scrambled up a steep river bank, and flagged down a police […]

Fatal Fire – Woman’s prayers for others recalled

November 4th, 1991|

The body of Tillie Springett was found in her London apartment after other tenants smelled smoke early Sunday morning.
By Sandra CoulsonThe London Free Press

An elderly London woman • remembered by her church Community as a “prayer warrior” died early Sunday in a fire at her apartment.

Tillie Springett, 86, was a member of Central Baptist […]

October 1991

Firefighters essay

October 26th, 1991|

September 1991

Firefighters receive care in Hamilton

September 26th, 1991|

Hiring women among issues facing new chief

September 26th, 1991|

New Chief chosen

September 26th, 1991|

August 1991

Wolseley Barracks Blaze

August 28th, 1991|

July 1991

Lack of female firefighters sparks questions

July 17th, 1991|


After the smoke cleared

July 16th, 1991|

Barr Hug

July 16th, 1991|

London Landmark Burns

July 15th, 1991|

All in a Days Work

July 12th, 1991|

June 1991

Engine 9

June 30th, 1991|

May 1991

One man killed, 13 escape Carig Street apartment fire

May 30th, 1991|

City hall officials say the three-storey building in which David Brian Campbell died contained an illegal number of apartments.
By Nancy LoaneThe London Free Press

A fire early Wednesday in a south London house killed one man and sent tenants from the six other apartments in the house scrambling to safety.

Killed in the 2 a.m. fire […]

April 1991

Rodent Rescue

April 16th, 1991|