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  1. Lyons man allegedly attacks girlfriend, witness, fire truck

    A Lyons man was arrested Sunday night after he allegedly punched a woman following a car crash, attacked a witness, fled the scene of the crash and punched a fire truck near Highway 22, officials said. A nearby neighbor told deputies she saw a man running through her yard away from the crash. Deputies followed her directions to a road and found two firefighters struggling with Richmond.
    - PUB DATE: 10/25/2016 12:00:00 AM - SOURCE: Statesman Journal
  2. Firefighters rescue Medford teen from house fire

    Firefighters responded to a house on West Jackson Street with smoke coming from its attic on Monday night. A 15-year-old boy was in the house at the time sleeping, according to fire crews. They were able to get him out of the home safely. No one got hurt. 7 fire engines and 3 Command personnel were present at the incident as the fire was fully controlled in just over an hour.
    - PUB DATE: 10/24/2016 9:07:52 PM - SOURCE: KTVL-TV Channel 10
  3. Bend Fire and EMS to carry cyanide antidote

    The Bend Fire Department will soon start carrying a cyanide antidote to combat the risk of cyanide poisoning from a structure fire. Steve O’Malley, the Bend Fire Department’s deputy chief of Emergency Medical Services, said cyanide is a product of combustion and is released as various materials burn.
    - PUB DATE: 10/25/2016 2:52:43 AM - SOURCE: Bend Bulletin - Metered Site

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