Fatal fire, vehicle crash linked to hoverboard explosion in Pennsylvania

Early video: 3 children rescued from Harrisburg, PA rowhouse fire

Authorities say a fire that critically injured three girls and led to critical injuries to a responding fire official appears to have been sparked by a recharging hoverboard.

In the chaotic rush to the scene, Harrisburg Fire Lieutenant Dennis DeVoe's vehicle was struck at an intersection.

Governor Tom Wolf has ordered all commonwealth flags at the State Capitol Complex to fly at half-staff in honor of fallen Harrisburg firefighter Lt. Dennis DeVoe.

DeVoe was blocks from the fire station to pick up his gear and joined his fellow firefighters at the scene.

The Vampire Diaries: We've Still Got Questions After That Explosive Finale
We had one, who do we want to see again? It takes us apart and hopefully puts us back together shinier and more impressive. It's amusing , but feels very right, that in the end the romantic triangles and boondoggles didn't really matter at all.

Kendall is being charged with DUI, aggravated assault with a motor vehicle, receiving stolen property, accidents involving injury, among other charges.

Officials say the hoverboard was plugged in and charging before it caught fire.

The coroner in Lehigh County said the 3-year-old, Ashanti Hughes, had been pronounced as dead around 11:30 a.m. on Saturday at the Lehigh Valley Hospital in Cedar Crest.

Hughes's two-year-old granddaughter was also injured in the fire.

Colder temperatures in forecast
A system moving through Friday night into Saturday could bring 2-3 inches of snow to Sioux Falls. Chance of snow in the morning, then chance of snow, possibly mixed with rain in the afternoon.

Charles Allen told CBS affiliate WHP-TV that he saw young girls screaming from the second story as the smoke and flames erupted around them. They are now being treated at Lehigh Valley Medical Center.

Numerous firefighters battling the blaze had just come from the funeral of a retired firefighter who died of cancer, he said.

"We've seen too many fires and too many fire fatalities as a result of these hoverboards", he added.

"Our hearts are broken and we grieve for the loss of our brother", he said in a statement.

Liverpool Star Roberto Firmino a Doubt for Burnley Match After Missing Training
He explained: "If you miss a chance against Arsenal, nobody is surprised, it's not that everybody thinks "oh, again". And more to the point, they can't beat Arsenal the way they did last week and then struggle against Burnley .

"Denny was a leader in our department and the fire service as a whole", Enterline said.

Share

Related News

  • Wisconsin's 2nd-half drought leads to 71-56 loss to MI

    Wisconsin's 2nd-half drought leads to 71-56 loss to MI

    The Wolverines struggled to stop Wisconsin guard Bronson Koenig , who did not play against MI in Ann Arbor. They've, by and large, put trivial matters aside - even though they need reminders every now and again.
    Nicki Minaj Releases Three New Songs

    Nicki Minaj Releases Three New Songs

    Anybody that knows me knows that I embrace females... "According to Remy , she didn't notice how long the recording was". However, he did give credit to Nicki Minaj and Drake for responding to opponents on radio friendly songs.
    Deadpool 2 Casts Atlanta Actress Zazie Beetz As Domino

    Deadpool 2 Casts Atlanta Actress Zazie Beetz As Domino

    "Atalanta" star Zazie Beetz has been cast to play Neena Thurman, aka Domino , in "Deadpool 2", TheWrap has learned. Pictured: Beetz arrives at the 74th Annual Golden Globe Awards in Beverly Hills, California on January 8, 2017.
  • Son treble steers Spurs into FA Cup semifinals, Kane injured

    Son treble steers Spurs into FA Cup semifinals, Kane injured

    Of course I am sad about Harry's injury but now I try to find solutions and try to find which is the best player to replace him". Kane only lasted 10 minutes after twisting the same right ankle he injured in September and kept him out for 10 games.
    Mass coral bleaching occurring in Great Barrier Reef for 2nd year

    Mass coral bleaching occurring in Great Barrier Reef for 2nd year

    This year more bleaching is being observed in this central part of the Reef, which last year escaped widespread severe bleaching. For Baum and other scientists, it really is a race against a competitor that shows no signs of slowing down.
    Tim Tebow Goes 0-For-3 With 2 Strikeouts In Spring Debut

    Tim Tebow Goes 0-For-3 With 2 Strikeouts In Spring Debut

    After the woman turned over her driver's license, the officer noticed a small sticker with the words "I (heart) Jesus/Tim Tebow". Two days later, she returned to the property when the Mets had left for an away game, according to police.
  • Google Splits Hangouts into 2 Separate Apps: Hangouts Chat and Hangouts Meet

    Google Splits Hangouts into 2 Separate Apps: Hangouts Chat and Hangouts Meet

    Google is moving fast on this, apparently, and businesses in the Early Adopter Program are already getting the new version. When compared to Slack or even Microsoft Teams, Google's Hangouts Chat doesn't look very impressive.
    Instant Analysis: Kentucky 71, Georgia 60

    Instant Analysis: Kentucky 71, Georgia 60

    The absence of the two guards provided a small window of opportunity for the Bulldogs, one that closed quickly in the second half. The Dogs played Kentucky as hard as anyone during the regular season, losing 90-81 in overtime in Lexington and 82-77 at home.
    Analyst Stock Ratings: Marathon Oil Corporation (MRO), Ford Motor Company (F)

    Analyst Stock Ratings: Marathon Oil Corporation (MRO), Ford Motor Company (F)

    While taking an overview of recommendation trends, the stock now has an average brokerage recommendation of 1.50. At present, 14 analysts recommended Holding these shares while 1 recommended sell, according to FactSet data.
  • Trump Should Accept the Realities on the Ground in Syria

    Trump Should Accept the Realities on the Ground in Syria

    Turkey said it had "neutralized" 71 YPG fighters this week and occupies more than 2,000 square km in northern Syria. Maintaining peace between the groups in Manbij will be crucial if they will work together in the battle for Raqqa.
    Watch the New Trailer for Game of Thrones

    Watch the New Trailer for Game of Thrones

    It is also expected to be the penultimate season, with the final, Season 8, being even shorter still with six episodes. But we will not make you work so hard and in case you didn't know already, Game of Thrones season 7 is out July 16 .
    Marine Corps' Nude Photo Scandal is Actually a US Military-Wide Scandal

    Marine Corps' Nude Photo Scandal is Actually a US Military-Wide Scandal

    He also said woman have more than proven themselves capable Marines, recounting female Marines killed in attack in Barwanah, Iraq.