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Memphis Firefighters Battle Downtown High-Rise Fire

Fire on the 1oth floor     HighRiseOps Staff MEMPHIS, Tennessee –WMC reports that Memphis firefighters responded to fire in a downtown high rise. Firefighters were dispatched to an apartment building at 99 North Main. The fire was on the ...

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One Dead in Vancouver High-Rise Fire

Fire on the 11th floor     HighRiseOps Staff VANCOUVER, British Columbia – Global News reports that one person is dead after a fire in a Vancouver high-rise. Firefighters responded to a fire on the 11th floor of an apartment ...

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Audio: Fire at Buffalo High-Rise

Fire on the eighth floor     HighRiseOps Staff BUFFALO, New York – WGN reports that Buffalo firefighters responded to a fire in a high-rise on Summer Street on May 28. The fire at the Sedita Apartments was on the ...

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40th Annual National Fallen Firefighters Memorial Weekend, In-Person on October 2 – 3, 2021

Memorial Weekend service will remember firefighters from 2019 and 2020   National Fallen Firefighters Foundation EMMITSBURG, MD – It is an honor for the National Fallen Firefighters Foundation (NFFF) to announce that the 40th Annual National Fallen Firefighters Memorial Weekend ...

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Stamford Firefighters Battle Fire in High-Rise Under Construction

Workers emptied over a dozen extinguishers on the fire     HighRiseOps Staff STAMFORD, Connecticut – Firefighters in Stamford, Connecticut responded to a fire in a high-rise under construction on Friday, May 21. The fire was reported at the site ...

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Fire on 10th Floor of Downtown San Diego High-Rise

Sprinkler knocks down a small fire   HighRiseOps Staff SAN DIEGO, California – FOX 5 San Diego reports that firefighters responded to a high-rise hotel Tuesday in the downtown East Village district. The fire involved a mini-refrigerator in a 10th-foor ...

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Five-Alarm Fire at Pittsburgh Gulf Tower

44-story building evacuated during basement fire     PITTSBURGH (AP) — Fire crews have been battling a fire in a downtown Pittsburgh high-rise that prompted evacuation of the building. Pittsburgh public safety officials said the 9:30 a.m. Wednesday blaze was ...

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Dallas Firefighters Battle Three-Alarm High-Rise Fire

Fire on the 14th floor of Terrace House     HighRiseOps Staff DALLAS, Texas – Dallas firefighters fought a three-alarm fire at Terrace House high-rise apartments on Maple Avenue on Tuesday, May 11. CBS DFW reported that firefighters saw fire ...

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Arizona High-Rise Under Construction Catches Fire

Fire in ASU campus in Tempe     HighRiseOps Staff TEMPE, Arizona – 12 News reported that a fire broke out on the roof of the science and tech building under construction at ASU in Tempe. Firefighters from Tempe, Scottsdale, ...

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Dumpster Fire Injures Three at Rochester High-Rise

Sprinkler system helps knock fire inside     HighRiseOps Staff ROCHESTER, New York – WHAM reports that a dumpster fire led to three people being hurt at a Rochester high-rise apartment building on Tuesday. Firefighters responded to Seneca Manor Drive ...

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