November 29, 2017

RIVERTON — While a student at Rendezvous Elementary was sitting in the office of the school's Sheriff Resource Officer, he took the opportunity to start playing with a kickball when the officer left the room Monday morning.

Ultimately, the student "bounced the ball too...

November 24, 2017

Hempfield No. 2 and Bovard firefighters responded to an alarm shortly before 3 p.m. Friday at Westmoreland Mall, on one of the busiest shopping days of the year at the retail complex.

According to a Westmoreland County 911 dispatcher, the alarm was triggered when a spri...

September 22, 2017

The fire sprinkler in a Pugsley Hall room of two students, Rafael De Osma ‘20 and Joaquin Angulo ‘19, broke on Friday, September 22, around 11 p.m., flooding the students’ room and the floors beneath them. Three fire trucks, a fire rescue vehicle, and Campus Safety per...

September 19, 2017

LAS VEGAS (KSNV News3LV) — A broken sprinkler head spewed water into several Spring Valley Hospital intensive care rooms early Sunday.

Eight patients had to be moved from their private ICU rooms to other areas for care, according to Valley Hospital System spokeswoman Gr...

RALEIGH - Passengers and workers in Raleigh-Durham International Airport's Terminal 2 had to evacuate briefly Monday night after an accident that broke a sprinkler pipe beneath the baggage-claim area set off the building's fire alarm.

RDU spokesman Andrew Sawyer said a...

April 4, 2017

Nine apartments in the historic Troutman's Building in downtown Greensburg were damaged Tuesday when a sprinkler head broke, sending water cascading throughout the fourth floor of the former department store, where it soaked rugs and walls.

As restoration workers remove...

February 8, 2017

Fire officials said no one was injured after a broken sprinkler head caused a ceiling to collapse in a hallway of the Richmond, Ind. Holiday Inn Wednesday morning. 

  • Collapse limited to hallway outside conference rooms 

  • Guest rooms not compromised

  • Official:...

December 27, 2016

HANFORD — A broken fire sprinkler damaged two apartment units Saturday and summoned the Hanford Fire Department.

Battalion Chief Erik Brotemarkle said firefighters responded to a water flow alarm around 11:13 p.m. at the Casa Del Sol apartments in the 12100 block of Han...

December 22, 2016

NORTH ADAMS, Mass. — A damaged sprinkler triggered the fire suppression system in the Tractor Supply store on Tuesday, leading to the evacuation of the facility until repairs could be made.

The Fire Department responded to the store after an employee damaged a sprinkler...

December 16, 2016

Hundreds of St. Theresa's Catholic High School students found themselves shivering in the cold Dec. 16 after a fire alarm forced the evacuation of the building.

According to the Midland Fire Department, the alarm was caused not by a fire, but by a broken sprinkler head...

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