Stories tagged with: Zanesville Fire

August 13, 2010 - 12:16pm
5 years 2 weeks ago

Firefighters spent much of the night battling a major house fire in Zanesville.

Zanesville Fire Chief Dave Lacy said they got the call just after 1:00 Friday morning that a vacant house was burning at the corner of Putnam and Lincoln.

"It started actually on the front porch. It did get through into the first and second floors and in the attic. Firefighters were on scene about three hours putting that fire completely out, " Lacy said.

He said it was a large...

July 7, 2010 - 11:52am
5 years 8 weeks ago

The scorching temperatures force everyone to take precautions especially emergency crews.

Zanesville Fire Chief Dave Lacy says special precautions are taken to make sure fire fighters do not over heat.

"We have to be very aware that that's going to make them sweat and lose body weight so we make every effort to carefully monitor each fire fighter on the scene and keep them hydrated... keep them drinking water and monitor their vital signs,...

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