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Each day, there are numerous news items about dryer fires. Here, we are stressing the importance of having a safe home by linking to some of the articles.

Dryer catches fire inside of Apache Junction home

Apache Junction Independent
September 20, 2018
 

Firefighters from the Superstition Fire and Medical District and the Mesa Fire and Medical Department extinguished a house fire Sept. 16 in the ...

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Dryer catches fire in Chesapeake business

WAVY-TV
September 20, 2018
 

The incident was upgraded to a working fire. Fire crews arrived on scene a short time later and found a dryer on fire. The fire was brought under ...

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Roughly $10000 in damage after dryer causes house fire on ...

Gainesville Times
September 20, 2018
 

Gainesville Fire authorities said they believe the dryer was the source of electrical issues that started a house fire Thursday, Aug. 30, on ...

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Dryer sparks Sparta house fire

New Jersey Herald
September 12, 2018
 

SPARTA — An early-morning fire on Heritage Drive started by a dryer damaged a township home. The fire, which was reported shortly after 7 ...

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Officials: Chesapeake business damaged by dryer fire

13newsnow.com WVEC
September 12, 2018
 

The fire was under control around 4:45 a.m. with the fire mostly contained to the dryer, and smoke damage throughout the building.

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Fire at Brattleboro shelter displaces residents

vtdigger.org
September 12, 2018
 

Groundworks Collaborative shelter business manager Jon Hoover stands in front of the home which was damaged by a dryer fire on Monday.

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Dryer causes home fire in Loomis

NTV
September 12, 2018
 

KVFD said they determined a clothes dryer had caught fire due to a possible mechanical issues and removed the burned appliance and ...

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Dryer fire displaces Napa family

Napa Valley Register
September 12, 2018
 

A family was displaced when a dryer caught fire in a home closet on the 200 block of Walnut Street Monday night, the Napa Fire Department ...

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Multiple families displaced after dryer catches fire inside Trotwood ...

MyDaytonDailyNews
September 12, 2018
 

UPDATE @ 4:45 a.m: Multiple families were displaced after a dryer caught fire inside an apartment building on Belle Meadows Drive early ...

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Fire at shelter displaces residents

Brattleboro Reformer
September 12, 2018
 

Clothing in a dryer caught fire, she said. ... She said the fire caused extensive smoke damage in the shelter, which will have to be professionally ...

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South Jordan's District Megaplex evacuated after dryer fire

Gephardt Daily
September 12, 2018
 

SOUTH JORDAN, Utah, Aug. 28, 2018 (Gephardt Daily) — South Jordan's District Megaplex Theatres were evacuated after a dryer fire ...

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Dryer Fire

Vermillion Plain Talk
August 27, 2018
 

The fire reportedly began in a clothes dryer, which can be seen in the yard in front of the house. Light smoke was present in the building but the ...

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Residents displaced after dryer catches fire in Chicopee home

MassLive.com
August 27, 2018
 

CHICOPEE - Four people were displaced after a dryer in the basement of their home caught fire Sunday. The fire at 100 Stebbins St. was ...

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Firefighters respond to dryer fire in Bourne

Cape Cod Times
August 27, 2018
 

BOURNE — A fire Thursday night could have been a lot worse had the person who discovered it not acted accordingly, a Bourne Fire ...

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Fire damages Streamwood home, but no injuries reported

Chicago Daily Herald
August 27, 2018
 

No injuries were reported early Sunday after fire broke out in a ... Court at 1:31 a.m. arrived to find smoke on the first floor and a dryer fire in the ...

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House sustains damage due to dryer fire in Roanoke County

WDBJ7
August 13, 2018
 

Upon arrival, crews found a dryer on fire and were able to extinguish the flames shortly after. The house sustained minimal damage, crews say.

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Dryer catches fire, sends smoke through first floor of Springfield house

MyDaytonDailyNews
August 13, 2018
 

UPDATE @ 7:10 p.m.: The house fire was traced to a clothes dryer in the basement and the appliance's motor could have locked up, ...

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Fire department responds to dryer fire at Nutrition Services

York News-Times
August 13, 2018
 

YORK – At 8:51 a.m., Monday, the York Fire Department responded to a report of a fire at Nutrition Services at Fourth and Division Avenue.

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Orland Fire Crews Save 3 Residents, 2 Dogs, In Dryer-Sparked Fire

Patch.com
August 13, 2018
 

ORLAND PARK, IL -- Firefighters saved three elderly residents and their dogs after a dryer caught on fire inside an Orland Park home on Friday ...

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Firefighters respond to reported house fire in Springfield

MyDaytonDailyNews
August 09, 2018
 

Firefighters have responded to reports of a house fire on West Pleasant Street in Springfield Wednesday afternoon. Crews were dispatched to ...

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Clothes Dryer Fire Causes Smoke and Water Damage, But No ...

WHAV News
August 09, 2018
 

A house fire in the wall behind a clothes dryer left an Andover family's home with smoke and water damage after a quickly contained blaze ...

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Tumble dryer warning after fire destroys kitchen

Bury Times
August 09, 2018
 

The warning follows a house fire in Bury on Sunday when a kitchen was destroyed by a tumble dryer igniting. In the last three years there has ...

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Dryer fire displaces 4 in NE Charlotte

FOX 46 Charlotte
August 09, 2018
 

CHARLOTTE. NC (FOX 46 WJZY) - A dryer is to blame for causing a fire at a northeast Charlotte home Saturday evening. The Charlotte Fire ...

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Dryer Fire Quickly Extinguished at Plano Business Thursday

WspyNews (press release)
August 03, 2018
 

Fire officials say fire crews responded to a dryer fire at the Plano Laundromat Express on W. South St. on Thursday afternoon. Little Rock-Fox ...

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Dryer fire at Xfinity in Mansfield attributed to lint buildup

The Sun Chronicle
July 30, 2018
 

An employee who attempted to put out the fire was taken to Sturdy Memorial Hospital for smoke inhalation, Puleo said. Firefighters also had to ...

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Jefferson County family loses everything in house fire sparked by ...

fox2now.com
July 30, 2018
 

CEDAR HILL, Mo. - A Jefferson County family lost its home, belongings, and new puppy after investigators said the family's clothes dryer caught ...

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Dryer catches fire at San Simeon Lodge

KSBY San Luis Obispo News
July 30, 2018
 

Firefighters were called to a fire late Monday night at the San Simeon Lodge. A dryer and a garbage can reportedly caught fire around 10 p.m. ...

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Clothes dryer likely the cause of Friday house fire

Enid News & Eagle
July 30, 2018
 

The cause of a house fire in Enid Thursday likely was a clothes dryer, ... It's believed the fire started in the clothes dryer, with no one home when ...

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Firefighters hose down smoldering clothes from dryer, officials say

Channel3000.com - WISC-TV3
July 30, 2018
 

MADISON, Wis. - Firefighters found smoldering clothes in a dryer Tuesday night when responding to a fire call on Madison's east side, ...

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Dryer Fire Damages Studio City Home

Patch.com
July 30, 2018
 

STUDIO CITY, CA — A fire began in a clothes dryer and spread to the walls of a Studio City house Monday afternoon, but no one was hurt.

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Official: Dryer to blame for Ripon fire

Fox11online.com
July 30, 2018
 

RIPON (WLUK) -- Firefighters said a dryer is responsible for a fire Sunday evening in Ripon. Crews said the fire destroyed a home on County ...

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Aylmer house fire started in dryer

OttawaMatters.com
July 30, 2018
 

Gatineau fire crews were called to a home at 337 des Framboisiers around 9:40 a.m. Thursday, to deal with a blaze caused by a malfunctioning ...

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Firefighters say lint behind dryer is a fire hazard

KHOU.com
July 19, 2018
 

Some Austin firefighters have a side business cleaning out lint behind and inside your dryer so it won't catch on fire. Experts say it's a good idea ...

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Wyckoff home fire quickly extinguished

NorthJersey.com
July 19, 2018
 

Firefighters responded to a Wyckoff fire on Saturday. "The fire was contained to the [clothes] dryer," Wyckoff Fire Chief Tim Brock said on the ...

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