Tag: Fire

False alarm: CPD called in after plumes of smoke at BA

Firefighters from the CPD were deployed on the scene only to find that the smoke was being caused by the electrical generator at the premises.

Watch: Wasteserv depot up in flames; ‘Fire originated from bonemeal material’

The incident happened on Tuesday morning, at around 7 am.

Fires in California forces thousands to evacuate

An estimated 11,000 lightning strikes in northern and central California caused 370 fires.

Man injured in Gozo marina fire last June dies

Karl was placed in intensive care for weeks following the accident

Greek firefighters battle forest blaze near seaside village

More than 70 firefighters were battling the blaze, assisted by five helicopters and two planes, with volunteers also helping.

Car bursts into flames in Fgura

Another car parked in front of it was also damaged

Lawyer says detained Nantes cathedral volunteer not linked to fire

The man, a Rwandan refugee, worked as a volunteer for the cathedral and had been in charge of locking up the building on Friday night, LCI said, citing prosecutor Pierre Sennes.

Fires in Brazil’s Amazon jump in June, stoking fears for dry...

Health experts also fear the smoke that often blankets the region during the dry season, causing respiratory problems, could cause complications for COVID-19 patients.

Boat catches fire in Ħal Kirkop

A boat caught fire in Ħal Kirkop on Tuesday night.

Australia on standby for fire threat as heat, winds return

Australian authorities warned on Friday of severe fire danger in densely populated areas this weekend, declaring a state of emergency in the capital, Canberra, as soaring temperatures and strong whipped up huge, unpredictable blazes.