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Maryland Woman Injured When Firework Explodes in Hand

A Capitol Heights woman was injured when a firework exploded in her hand.


An apartment building in Falls Church is evacuated following a carbon monoxide leak. (credit: Kevin Patrick/All-News 99.1 WNEW)

Md. Woman in Hospital, Dog Dies in Carbon Monoxide Poisoning

A Prince George’s County woman is in serious condition and her dog is dead after fire officials say a malfunctioning natural gas water heater caused high amounts of carbon monoxide in her home.


This is the dog that did not survive after suffering smoke inhalation and minor burns in an October house fire. (Photo credit: Prince George's County Fire Dept.)

Md. Fire Department Creates Fund to Aid Pets Affected By Fires

After a dog died as a result of small burns and smoke inhalation sustained in a house fire in Prince George’s County last year, the Prince George’s County Fire Department is announcing the “PGFD and SPCA Sparky Fire Fund.”


Photo credit: PGFD

Hoax Suspected in ‘Fire Inspection’ Scheme in Md.

Officials are warning of a possible scheme aiming to trick Prince George’s County residents out of money.


Team PGFD Flugtag video screen grab.

VIDEO: Local Fire Dept. Participates in Red Bull Flugtag

Members of the Prince George’s County Fire Department participated in Red Bull’s Flugtag event at Southpointe Waterfront in D.C. Saturday.


Firefighters extinguish a blaze in the two-story, single family home along Addison Road. (Credit: Mark E. Brady)

2 Firefighters Suffer Minor Injuries Battling Massive House Fire

Two Prince George’s County firefighters received minor burns battling a massive house fire in Capitol Heights Friday.


A massive mulch pile fire. (credit: Prince George's County Fire Department)

Mulch Fire Burns in Upper Marlboro

Firefighters are battling a large mulch pile on the 2000 block of Ritchie-Marlboro Road in Upper Marlboro.


File photo of an ambulance. (credit: Alex Wong/Getty Images)

Six Injured in Multi-Vehicle Crash in Clinton; Brandywine Road Partially Blocked

Six people have been injured in a multi-vehicle crash in Prince George’s County Monday afternoon.


Incident Command bus and Annapolis City Bomb Squad staged near Rhode Island Avenue. (Credit: Prince George's County Fire Department)

Police Arrest College Park Pipe Bomb Suspect With Help of Bomb Squad

Police made an arrest in connection with a pipe bomb and another hazardous device found in the College Park area over the course of the last four days.


A firetruck parked in front of a home in D.C. where a man's body was discovered in a fire.  (credit: Kevin Rincon/All-News 99.1 WNEW)

Turkey Fryer Fire Displaces Family From Laurel Home

Firefighters in Prince George’s County say a house in Laurel was badly damaged when residents had a propane accident while smoking a turkey on their back deck.