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February 13, 2014 at 8:49 PM

Man seriously injured after duplex fire north of Bothell

A man was seriously injured after a duplex fire this evening in unincorporated Snohomish County, according to Snohomish County Fire District 1. The fire in the duplex, located in the 19900 block of Filbert Road, was reported around 5:10 p.m after a neighbor saw smoke coming from the back of the unit. A Snohomish County sheriff’s…

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October 17, 2013 at 9:00 PM

Fire displaces 14 in unincorporated Snohomish County

A fire Thursday morning displaced 14 people and injured one man at a housing complex in Alderwood Manor, in unincorporated South Snohomish County, according to a fire-department news release. The five people inside at the time safely escaped, though one was taken to Swedish/Edmonds Hospital with non-life-threatening injuries from exposure to smoke and flames, the release…

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October 1, 2013 at 11:37 PM

Two-story house fire in Edmonds displaces couple, kills cat

A fire burned through a two-story Edmonds house  in the 700 block of Hemlock Way, displacing a couple and their three dogs tonight. Neighbors who saw smoke and flames called 911 and alerted the homeowners, according to an Edmonds Fire Department news release. A combined team of about 35 firefighters from Snohomish County Fire District 1, Lynnwood…

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September 23, 2013 at 11:52 AM

Fire that destroyed Lynnwood-area house last week was arson

A fire that destroyed a Lynnwood-area house last week was arson, according to Snohomish County Fire District 1. The fire erupted in a two-story house in the 1800 block of 204th Place Southwest in the Alderwood Manor area around 2:15 a.m. Wednesday, causing $250,000 damage, according to Leslie Hynes, public information officer for the fire deistrict. About a half-dozen people…

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October 11, 2012 at 4:22 PM

Victim of Edmonds apartment-complex fire identified

A man who died in an Edmonds apartment-complex fire Wednesday has been identified as 52-year-old Andrew Duncan Oates by the Snohomish County Medical Examiner’s Office. Fire investigators believe Oates fell asleep while smoking a cigarette, which ended up igniting the blaze at the complex in the 23300 block of Edmonds Way, according to Snohomish County Fire District…

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October 10, 2012 at 6:55 PM

Man dies in Edmonds apartment-complex fire

UPDATE 10:30 P.M.| Fire investigators believe a lit cigarette started the fire at a 12-unit building of an Edmonds apartment complex  Wednesday. They think the 40-year-old man who died in the blaze may have fallen asleep while smoking in his second-story unit, according to a Snohomish County Fire District 1 release.  The fire caused more than $550,000…

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May 31, 2012 at 1:12 PM

Fires set at elementary school in Mukilteo School District

SNOHOMISH COUNTY ­ — Two fires were started early Thursday morning at Discovery Elementary School, located south of Everett in unincorporated Snohomish County. Firefighters responded to an automatic fire alarm around 3 a.m. quickly enough to keep a fire lit near a door on the southwest corner of the school from entering the building, but damage to…

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December 7, 2011 at 5:36 PM

Christmas tree fire damages Woodway home

There is not points to locate on the map A fire that caused more than $100,000 damage to a Woodway house this afternoon is being blamed on an electrical problem in an artificial Christmas tree. “Smoke alarms woke a woman who was sleeping in an upstairs bedroom. The Christmas tree was in flames when she came down…

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November 14, 2011 at 10:14 AM

Residents displaced after Lynnwood-area apartment fire

There is not points to locate on the map Fifteen residents of a South Snohomish County apartment building are unable to return home today after a fire destroyed a portion of the complex. Nearly 70 firefighters were dispatched to the Millwood Estates apartments, 16605 Sixth Ave. W., in unincorporated Lynnwood, for the three-alarm blaze, said Leslie Hynes,…

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