The fire reportedly began about 12:30 p.m. local time, sending a plume of dark black smoke above the city's skyline.
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Apparently, the couple was sprayed by the cat and lost a drink in the commotion. It's certainly a game they won't forget any time soon.
A search team was assembled, but by the time the four were picked up, the mother had been dead for several hours.
After calling 911, Collum went into the house himself, rescuing neighbor Deb Shanahan before first responders even arrived on the scene.
The injured man was rescued by first responders in less than half an hour and was taken to a local hospital for treatment.
Lucy, who Brian Bratspis is calling a 'true survivor,' lost 20 percent of her body weight, but she was alive after five weeks on the run.
Emily realized this was just the beginning of the horror they were going to face as car after car began to drive blindly into the void.
It looks like Hurricane Ida is still wreaking havoc a week after making landfall in Louisiana.
Middleton eventually recovered, but it took three weeks until he was able to put a shoe back on his swollen foot.
Teen's Favorite TV Show Prompts Her to Investigate Burning Smell, Finds People Trapped in Apartment Fire
Her dad grabbed some ladders and headed to the apartment, where the residents were attempting to climb out.
Woman Attacked by Alligator While Walking Dog, Seriously Injured After Creature Drags Her Into Water
A woman walking her dog near a lagoon was dragged into the water by an 8-foot alligator and escaped with serious injuries.
Neighbors spotted the mom and baby in distress. They attempted to fashion a ramp so the baby could get out, but it didn't work.
A water treatment plant in New Baltimore, Michigan, was caught by surprise when a mislabeled chemical caused an ugly reaction.
Survivor Tells Harrowing Tale of the 'Living Nightmare and Miracle' Her Family Experienced During Flood
There was no way out. The family was surrounded by water. Many of their possessions had been lost or damaged.
Using a rope he threw out to them, Tyler Stanley managed to bring Doug, Bonnie and their three pups to safety.
He doesn't recall the incident with much clarity, saying that driving home was 'like living inside of a dream.'
Finally, 11 hours after starting the rescue and days after Zoey had gone missing, she was brought up from beneath the road and returned to her family.
She was covered in bug bites and nettle rashes, but managed to avoid the bears and wolves the area is known for.
Emergencies don't wait for first responders to be on the clock. Even when cops are off duty, they jump into action when they're needed.
Senior Living Center Staff Immediately Evacuates Residents, Grabs Extinguishers When Fire Breaks Out Near Property
Armed with water and fire extinguishers, employees of the center stood in front of the tanks and waited, ready.
Firefighters planned to send a harness down so the man could hitch himself into it and get hauled up, but he had to free himself first.