Monthly Archives: November 2012

November 2012

Hamilton Road

November 26th, 2012|

Fire crews responded to the call at approximately 1:52 p.m of a fire in a multi-residential building at 605 Hamilton Rd.

Gun Recovered from Thames River

November 24th, 2012|

London police have confirmed the handgun firefighters pulled from the Thames River on the weekend Saturday was real.

Crash closes Veterans’ Memorial Parkway lanes

November 22nd, 2012|

One woman suffered only a minor injury after this terrifying crash between a transport truck and a car.

Belmont Ave Fire

November 22nd, 2012|

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Platoon chief noticed house fire

November 21st, 2012|

Carew said the 20 firefighters who responded to the call caught the fire before it spread from the semi-detached unit to the rest of the building or adjacent structures.

Fire Damages London Home

November 20th, 2012|

London Fire says a blaze this morning in the north end of the city near Western caused 275-thousand dollars damage.

It broke out around 8:30 on Kininvie Drive, near Sarnia and Coombs Avenue, in the living room of the home.

Officials say smoke damaged other parts of the house.

Occupants got out of the house and no […]

House Fire Causes $275,000 Damage

November 20th, 2012|

Damage is pegged at $275,000 following a house fire in the city’s northwest end.

A blaze broke out around 8:30 am Tuesday inside a home on Kininvie Dr, just off of Sarnia Road near Western University.

The lone occupant of the home managed to escape unharmed.

The fire damage was confined to the living room, but there […]

Family homeless after fire

November 20th, 2012|

Although they knocked it down quickly and ensured no other homes were damaged, flames and smoke caused $275,000 damage to the structure.

Bus crash injures two

November 20th, 2012|

A driver extracted from a vehicle suffered life-threatening injuries after a two-vehicle crash involving an LTC bus Sunday morning.

Man Extricated From Car Following Crash With LTC Bus

November 18th, 2012|

Two people have been taken to hospital following a serious collision in the city’s east end.

The accident occurred around 12:20 a.m. on Sunday at the intersection of Oxford and Highbury and involved an LTC bus and a civilian vehicle.

The bus driver was taken to hospital with minor injuries. No other passengers were on the […]

Emergency Fire Vehicles To Display Prevention Messages

November 15th, 2012|

New and effective graphic messages have been added to London Fire Vehicles.

Kidde Smoke Alarm Recall

November 15th, 2012|

10,000 Kidde dual sensor smoke alarms with "HUSH" and "PUSH AND HOLD TO TEST WEEKLY" buttons (Model PI2000CA) have been recalled.

Mom-to-be: We cheated death

November 13th, 2012|

A pregnant woman and her co-worker riding in a car hit Monday by a speeding Porsche cheated death.

London Police Investigate Suspicious Car Fire in Byron

November 12th, 2012|

Two cars and a fence were damaged during an early morning fire in Byron.

Fire crews were called to the blaze on Blue Ridge Crescent, a short drive from Boler Mountain, around 5 a.m. Monday morning.

When firefighters arrived they found one car in the driveway fully engulfed in flames – it then spread to a […]

Fireplaces and Inserts Recalled by Monessen Hearth Systems Due to Risk of Fire

November 9th, 2012|

Fireplaces and Inserts Recalled by Monessen Hearth Systems Due to Risk of Fire
WASHINGTON, D.C. – The U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission, in cooperation with the firm named below, today announced a voluntary recall of the following consumer product. Consumers should stop using recalled products immediately unless otherwise instructed. It is illegal to resell or […]

Clash for a Cause

November 8th, 2012|

Hockey icon Don Cherry has often called service men and women among the greatest people in the world, and there's a very good reason for that.

1995 Hall of Flame Calendar

November 8th, 2012|

A look back at the London Fire Fighters in 1994 who volunteered to help raise funds to benefit the patients of the London Regional Burn Unit.

Rememberance Day

November 8th, 2012|

London Fire Fighters will be participating with other uniformed services in London's Remembrance Day Commemoration.

Hall of Flame Calendar – No.3

November 5th, 2012|

The third edition of the Hall of Flame Calendar was of a different format and included two years, 1993 and 1994. Proceeds from this calendar benefited the Victoria Hospital Burn Unit.

Man rescues burning neighbour

November 2nd, 2012|

For the second time in less than two weeks smoking is suspected as the cause of a fire at a London highrise.