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According to Fox 28, a 54-year-old woman survived a house fire Saturday morning after she crawled from her bedroom to the neighbor’s house. Fire crews said the woman was missing her left leg. The fire broke out around 3:30 a.m. on East 26th Avenue. Columbus Fire Battalion Chief Sean Moore said the woman woke up […]

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According to Fox 28, the State Highway Patrol is focusing on enforcement of Ohio’s Move Over law as construction season starts. The patrol says troopers’ cruisers were involved in 56 crashes in the past five years that appear to have involved violations of that law by motorists. Two motorists died in the crashes reported from […]

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According to Fox 28, police were called to the Tim Hortons on East Dublin-Granville Road just after 7:00 a.m. Saturday on the report of a woman waving a gun inside the restaurant. When police arrived, they found Angela Garcia, 36, inside the restaurant, still armed with the gun. Shots were fired, injuring Garcia, police say. […]

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According to Fox 28, after last night’s snowfall throughout different regions in Ohio, many counties have issued Snow Emergencies. The following counties are under a Snow Emergency, as of Jan. 20, 2019 at 9:40 a.m. LEVEL 1: Roadways are hazardous with blowing and drifting snow. Roads may also be icy. Motorists are urged to drive […]

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If you live in the Reynoldsburg area, precautions are being made to ensure your safety. According to Fox 28, Reynoldsburg police are upping security measures near a popular shopping mall. In the past, Taylor Square has been a hot spot for crime. Police are doing what they can to try to prevent crimes, like smash […]

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Some very scary moments were captured on video of a man planning to jump off a bridge downtown. Luckily, police were able to see some individuals who waved them down to come to the man’s rescue. According to Fox 28, the officer started talking to a man who he said was sitting on the other […]

According to Fox 28, officials say 3 more people have died in North Carolina as a result of Florence, bringing the death toll to 11. Thousands of people living near North Carolina’s rising rivers were ordered to evacuate Saturday as hurricane-turned-tropical storm Florence practically parked itself over land and poured on the rain Saturday, raising […]

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According to Fox 28, while thousands of people packed into the Ohio State Fairgrounds Saturday evening to have a good time, safety protocols in place were hard to miss. At each entrance, fair goers pass through a metal detector monitored by the Ohio State Patrol. Once inside the fairgrounds, dozens of patrol officers both on […]

Independence High School, Lincoln Park Elementary School, South High School, Livingston Elementary School, Highland Elementary School and West Broad Elementary School all have one thing in common. No sidewalk. Students have been walking in the streets to get into the school and can be a hazard, especially during heavy traffic hours.  For 2018 the budget […]

The pools are open around the city and although kids are ready to jump right in, it’s important to make sure they stay safe. Check out  a few pool safety tips below to help keep you and your family safe this summer. 1. Be sure to watch your children when they’re in or near a […]