WCCO EYE4 LOGO WCCO Radio wcco-eye-gold01, ww color gold

House Fires

(credit: Jupiter Images)

2 Houses Catch Fire From Lightning In Apple Valley

As many as five homes had to be evacuated Thursday afternoon after at least one lightning strike caused a fire and a gas leak, authorities said.

06/14/2012

(credit: CBS)

Lightning Triggers House Fires In Apple Valley

Officials say severe weather is likely to blame for starting two homes on fire in Apple Valley late Sunday night.

06/11/2012

fire2

Families Devastated By Lightning Strikes

Two Twin Cities families had their homes struck by lightning Saturday. The Ruffin family of New Hope heard a loud boom during Saturday morning’s storm, but didn’t realize the noise was that of a lightning strike on their roof.

05/26/2012

(credit: John Zornes)

$1 Million Hudson Home Struck By Lightning

A home near Hudson, Wis. was just one of several houses struck by lightning during Saturday’s storms.

05/26/2012

(credit: CBS)

Lightning Sets Off House Fires

Saturday storms have left fires in their wake. WCCO has gotten multiple reports of homes set on fire due due to lightning strikes, such as the house at 7009 90th Ave. N in Brooklyn Park, where reporter Lindsey Seavert took the attached photo.

05/26/2012

(credit: Jupiter Images)

Police Investigate String Of Arson In South Mpls.

Police are investigating a string of fires they believe were deliberately set in south Minneapolis early Sunday morning.

07/06/2011

(credit: CBS)

Crews Battle House Fires Overnight

Fire crews battled a number of house fires overnight going into the July 4th holiday.

07/04/2011

Night Light

Teaching Kids To Be Prepared For Night Fires

We teach children to be aware of stranger danger, but many parents never teach their kids about fire danger, even though eight people die every day in America when their home catches fire.

02/16/2011

Follow

Get every new post delivered to your Inbox.

Join 1,856 other followers