A house fire started by a child playing with a lighter displaced five people in the west valley Saturday afternoon, officials say.
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Four people are displaced after a central valley house fire Wednesday night, officials say.
An 18-year-old man who was hospitalized Saturday after a crash involving a tractor-trailer has died, according to Henderson police.
Authorities have identified a man who died earlier this month in an east Las Vegas house fire that burned as police said its occupants were bound inside.
A house fire that left a man dead and hospitalized two women Monday afternoon was likely set intentionally, Las Vegas police said.
Neighbors of an east Las Vegas home that burned Monday said they found some occupants bound and bleeding as the flames rapidly consumed the small, one-story house at 52 Sherrill Circle.
A vendor booth at an ophthalmology convention went up in flames Thursday night at the Sands Expo and Convention Center, causing an estimated $100,000 in damage.
A fiery crash shut down east St. Rose Parkway near Coronado Center Drive Tuesday afternoon, the Henderson Fire department said.
A collision between a North Las Vegas fire truck and a truck that ran a red light Tuesday morning has been blamed on the truck driver's texting, the fire department said.
A video of Sunday's explosions that preceded a fire in a state-owned radioactive waste trench at the US Ecology site 10 miles south of Beatty shows white smoke emanating from the soil before the ground erupts, shooting debris and more white smoke into the air.
Las Vegas put off its firefight with Clark County on Wednesday, delaying a second hearing on a burgeoning brouhaha over services provided by the city Fire Department in pockets of unincorporated county within city limits.
Nye County's sheriff and emergency management chief apologized for not keeping Beatty residents better informed about Sunday's fire in a radioactive waste trench that followed widespread flash flooding.
Two adults and two children were displaced by a Henderson house fire Sunday afternoon, officials say.
A woman died and seven people were injured in a two-vehicle crash on state Route 160 in Pahrump, according to the Nevada Highway Patrol.
A 78-year-old Las Vegas man is dead and a woman faces a DUI charge after a car left a south valley road and struck him while he walked on the sidewalk.
Eight people were displaced by a fire that destroyed a North Las Vegas house Saturday, officials say.
The changing of the seasons, cooler temperatures and a little bit of rain means an end to fire restrictions on most public lands in Nevada.
Smoke coming from the Palms Thursday morning was from a car fire in a parking garage.
One person was fatally injured in a two-vehicle collision in Bullhead City, Ariz., on Wednesday.
The North Las Vegas Fire Department is investigating a blaze Monday morning near the intersection of Carey Avenue and Las Vegas Boulevard North.
Wildland fires don't discriminate by geography, but due in part to some help from Mother Nature and just plain old luck Nevada has so far avoided the carnage seen elsewhere out West this summer.
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