Los Angeles: Large brush fire burning next 118 Freeway in Granada Hills shuts down several lanes; 2nd fire burning in Porter Ranch

GRANADA HILLS, LOS ANGELES (KABC) — Crews were battling two brush fires burning alongside the 118 Freeway in the San Fernando Valley Friday night, including one burning dangerously near homes. The California Highway Patrol shut down several lanes of the eastbound side of the freeway near Hayvenhurst Avenue in Granada Hills. Drivers should expect delays … Read more

FDNY firefighter killed: Funeral for Timothy Klein set for Friday

CANARSIE, Brooklyn (WABC) — The funeral for fallen FDNY Firefighter Timothy Klein will take place on Friday in Belle Harbor, Queens. The ceremony will be held at St. Francis de Sales Church, 129-16 Rockaway Beach Blvd., said Father Jim Cunningham, the associate pastor. The notice was posted in a Brooklyn diocese publication. Firefighter Klein was … Read more

FDNY firefighter and 1 other person in Canarsie, Brooklyn in New York City

CANARSIE, Brooklyn (WABC) — Flags in New York City will fly at half staff as funeral arrangements are made for an FDNY firefighter who was killed in the line of duty Sunday in Brooklyn. A ceiling collapsed as firefighters battled a third alarm blaze in Canarsie, killing 31-year-old Firefighter Timothy Klein and sending other firefighters … Read more

2 killed including FDNY firefighter after fire tears through building in Canarsie, Brooklyn

CANARSIE, Brooklyn (WABC) — FDNY Firefighter Timothy Klein died while battling flames at a fire in Brooklyn on Sunday. Firefighters ran into a dangerous residential blaze in Canarsie, Brooklyn around 3 pm There were two attached houses on Avenue N by East 108th Street. Both houses quickly became engulfed and the fire jumped to three … Read more

1 firefighter has died after over 100 FDNY members battle 3-alarm fire in Canarsie, Brooklyn

CANARSIE, Brooklyn (WABC) — One firefighter has died while battling flames at a fire in Brooklyn. FDNY responded to reports of smoke in Canarsie and began working to extinguish flames at a 2-story house on Avenue N Sunday afternoon. The blaze was quickly upgraded to a 3-alarm fire. At one point a commander noticed the … Read more

Firefighter killed, 8 others injured after responding to NYC fire: sources

A city firefighter was killed and eight other Bravest were injured in a ferocious blaze at a Brooklyn home Sunday afternoon, sources told The Post. The mortally injured firefighter — the 31-year-old son of a retired smoke-eater — became separated from his comrades and may have suffered cardiac arrest inside 10826 Avenue N, where he … Read more

Los Angeles: Dog and owner rescued after becoming trapped in strong current of LA River near Sherman Oaks

SHERMAN OAKS, LOS ANGELES (KABC) — Firefighters were able to rescue a dog that became trapped in the strong current of the Los Angeles River for nearly two hours Monday afternoon, following a recent storm. Emergency crews responded to the area of ​​Burbank Boulevard and Woodley Avenue near Sherman Oaks shortly after 2 pm Crews … Read more