Tag Archives: Ocala Fire Rescue

Ocala Fire Rescue, Salvation Army collect winter clothing for homeless residents

By on January 15th, 2014 | Last updated: January 15, 2014 at 2:20 pm

Recent cold weather has posed challenges for homeless residents faced with the colder temperatures. In response, the Ocala Fire Rescue and the Salvation Army have organized a clothing drive that ends Thursday.

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Marion County renews voluntary burn ban

By on March 28th, 2013 | Last updated: March 28, 2013 at 5:36 pm

As the Marion County voluntary burn ban continues, officials discuss the dangers associated with burns. The current dry and windy weather increases these risks.

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Ocala firefighters extinguish vehicle fire

By on February 7th, 2013 | Last updated: February 7, 2013 at 3:44 pm

Ocala firefighters responded to a vehicle fire Wednesday afternoon. The fire destroyed the vehicle and halted rush hour traffic.

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Ocala firefighters extinguish apartment complex fire

By on January 24th, 2013 | Last updated: January 31, 2013 at 2:32 pm

Ocala Fire Rescue extinguished a fire at the Paddock Park Apartment complex Thursday morning. There were no injuries reported.

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Ocala Waffle House temporarily closed after fire

By on January 22nd, 2013 | Last updated: January 22, 2013 at 4:48 pm

No injuries were reported after a grill at the Ocala Waffle House caught fire.

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Carbon monoxide sickens five in Ocala

By on November 2nd, 2012 | Last updated: November 2, 2012 at 6:09 pm

Ocala firefighters rescued five victims of carbon monoxide poisoning from a home at 1008 NE 17th Ave. Thursday morning.

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