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Posted: Jan 19, 2018

Fireball engulfs semi truck near Prosser

A pair of truck drivers managed to escape from a dramatic semi fire early Friday morning. The fire began about 2 a.m. in the cab portion of a tractor trailer while the truck was near Highway 221 outside of Prosser. The drivers escaped and disconnected the loaded trailer before the blaze engulfed the cab, said West Benton Fire and Rescue officials.
- PUB DATE: 1/19/2018 10:39:24 AM - SOURCE: Mid-Columbia Tri-City Herald
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Posted: Jan 19, 2018

Man severely burned in Sammamish apartment fire

A man was severely burned in a Friday morning fire at an apartment complex near Challenger Elementary School in Sammamish, officials said. Fire crews and medics responded to the scene, the Tanglewood Apartments in the 25000 block of SE Klahanie Boulevard, at about 5:30 a.m. after receiving reports of smoke and flames at a third-floor unit there.
- PUB DATE: 1/19/2018 7:37:11 AM - SOURCE: KOMO-TV ABC 4 and Radio 1000
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Posted: Jan 18, 2018

Snohomish County says failing 911 system will cost $75 million to replace

Snohomish County officials say if immediate action to fix the system that allows dispatchers to talk to fire and police and for them to talk to each other - this is what will happen when you dial 911: “Unfortunately nothing,” said Snohomish County Sheriff Ty Trenary. City and county fire, city leaders, and dispatchers called a meeting Thursday to urge the county council to address the 19-year-old Motorola radio system.
- PUB DATE: 1/18/2018 7:53:36 PM - SOURCE: KIRO-TV CBS 7
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