Monthly Archives: September 2013

September 2013

York & Richmond MVC Flips Minivan

September 26th, 2013|

A three vehicle crash at York and Richmond late Thursday night sent four people to hospital, and left a minivan turned upside down.

Bradley & Dearness MVC

September 26th, 2013|

Three people were taken to hospital after a two-vehicle collision at Bradley Avenue and Dearness Drive Thursday morning (Sept. 26).

3 Strikes and its lights out

September 22nd, 2013|

London women's agency struck by lightning three times in less than two months

Recall of Air Exchangers

September 20th, 2013|

The London Fire Department Warns Consumers of Faulty Air to Heat Exchangers Which May Pose a Fire Risk

Investigation into Manitoba St. fire

September 16th, 2013|

Emergency crews responded to a house engulfed in flames at 361 Manitoba St. at about 3:30 a.m. where a body was found inside.

Memorial Service Held In London On 12th Anniversary of 9/11 Attacks

September 11th, 2013|

London firefighters and other dignitaries attended a special ceremony marking the 12th anniversary of the September 11th terrorist attacks.

Wednesday’s ceremony at Fire Station #1 on Horton Street honoured not only the first responders who lost their lives 12 years ago, but all London firefighters who have paid the ultimate sacrifice.

“When I was 21 years […]

Photos of 9/11 Ceremony

September 11th, 2013|

London Community News photos of the 9/11 Service

9-11 Memorial Service Held in London

September 11th, 2013|

Today marks the 12th Annivesary of 9-11. While services are being held in Washington and NY CIty, fallen firefighters will also be remembered in London.

Local firefighters along with EMS, police and the Canadian Military will remember those men and women who lost their lives on this day in 2001. The public is invited to […]

London firefighters remember 9/11

September 11th, 2013|

Twelve years on, a crowd of a few dozen gathers to pay tribute to the lives of a few hundred, as well as their own.

When hijackers flew American Airlines Flight 11 into the North Tower of the World Trade Centre in New York, emergency workers did what they are trained to do and rushed […]

9/11 Memorial – CTV

September 11th, 2013|

CTV coverage of the 9/11 Memorial Ceremony held at London Fire Department Memorial Headquarters

9/11 Memorial

September 11th, 2013|

London Fire Fighters held a very humble ceremony commemorating the lives lost during the terrorist attacks of September 11th, 2001.

Flipped truck closes 401 ramp

September 7th, 2013|

A transport truck that rolled onto its side on the 401 eastbound off ramp to Veteran's Memorial Highway

Toppled Tractor Trailer Closes Highway

September 7th, 2013|

Local OPP spent several hours clearing a crash on the Veterans Memorial Parkway off-ramp on the eastbound 401.

Middlesex OPP Cst. Kevin Howe tells AM980 a tractor trailer crashed on the ramp shortly before 11 a.m. Wednesday, rolling onto its side. Part of the truck’s load spilled on the roadway.

Howe says charges are pending in […]

Infant Among Three Injured After Two Vehicle Crash

September 7th, 2013|

Firefighters even had to use their Jaws of Life to extricate one of the passengers.

Richmond collision sends two to hospital

September 6th, 2013|

Two people were sent to hospital after a mid-morning collision at Richmond and Cheapside streets

Group Meets to Discuss Rail Safety in London Following Lac-Mégantic Disaster

September 5th, 2013|

Police, EMS, fire, the hospitals, environmental services, and any other group that would respond in case of an emergency were represented at the meeting Thursday afternoon in Byron at Fire Station 12.