Articles Tagged “fire”

  • Fiber Installation Approved By Council

    At this week’s City Council session, councilmembers approved a special fiber installation project to Maverick Communications to save the City money and a budget amendment for it. In regard to the installation, City Councilmember Joe…

  • It’s Fire Prevention Week

    It’s Fire Prevention Week, and fire departments throughout the state are driving home the theme that Working Smoke Alarms Save Lives. Huntsville Fire Chief Tom Grisham passes along some tips on smoke detectors and alarms…

  • Structure Fire Tuesday At All-Temp Heating & Air

    The Huntsville Fire Department was called to a structure fire at 7:56 last night at All-Temp Heating and Air Conditioning. The facility is located at 3000 Old Houston Road in Huntsville. According to the Walker…

  • Electrical Fire At HEB

    The Huntsville Fire Department was called to a structure fire at 5:22 this morning at HEB on Sam Houston Avenue. No flames or smoke were visible on arrival. The fire was caused by electrical issues…

  • I-45 Northbound Shut Down At Goree Overpass Because of Accident

    I-45 northbound has been shutdown because of a major accident at the Goree overpass.  A truck-tractor tanker-trailer struck the bridge and caught fire.  The bridge has structural damage, and the Goree overpass has been closed…

  • Camp Coyote Fire

    Around 4:41 Sunday afternoon, first responders were called to the scene of a grass fire at Camp Coyote off of Highway 75 North. Firefighters responding to the call included the Huntsville Volunteer Fire Department, Pine…

  • New Waverly Fire Department Funding Cut

    New Waverly Volunteer Fire Department Public Information Officer Jimmy Williams reported to KSAM News that “New Waverly City Council members voted unanimously at their last council meeting to cut funding for the New Waverly Volunteer…

  • Grass Fire On Walnut Cove Monday

    According to KBTX.com, Monday afternoon a grass fire around an acre in size destroyed two buildings on a property off State Highway 19 on Walnut Cove in Walker County. First Responders on the scene included…

  • Police News

    Police News

    In Huntsville Police news, on the night shift Friday at 9:30 a vehicle struck a pedestrian in the 2900 block of Old Houston Road. In the 100 block of I-45 South, 30-year-old James Wiley was…

  • Vehicle Catches Fire After Hitting Cow On FM 3478

    A vehicle struck a cow on FM 3478 north of town around 5:30 this morning near the Trinity River. The vehicle caught on fire and fire emergency vehicles were dispatched. FM 3478 was closed down. …