Ohio Fire Marshal


Investigators with the State Fire Marshal's office say they cannot determine what caused the fire that destroyed the Mad River Mountain ski lodge in Logan County earlier this month.

The Consumer Product Safety Commission says 11 thousand Americans were treated at hospitals for fireworks-related injuries in 2013. Eight of them died.

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State Fire Marshal's investigators say an explosion of liquefied petroleum gas probably caused the December 26 house fire in Washington Court House that killed a woman and her three grandsons.

The American Red Cross and Columbia Gas have launched a new effort to get more Ohioans ready for fires, floods and other emergencies. 

The Galion Fire Department and the State Fire Marshal's office are investigating the cause of Tuesday night's mobile home fire that killed a father and his two young children.

The State Fire Marshal's office says there is no evidence of any working smoke detectors in a Kettering house where four family members, including two children, died in a fire on Thursday.

The state Fire Marshal is urging Ohioans to take safety precautions while grilling outdoors this summer.

State and Mount Vernon fire officials are searching for the cause of last night's fatal apartment fire.