Fires Archive

KLM flight attendants put out fire in passenger’s bag

Flight attendants go through plenty of emergency training that they will hopefully never put to use. Fortunately for passengers on a recent KLM flight from Amsterdam, Netherlands to Bangkok, Thailand, the flight attendants were able to do exactly what they were supposed to by quickly and safely putting out a fire that had started in a […]

Fire at Disneyland at It’s A Small World ride

It appears that the nightly fireworks show at a Disney theme park has set off another fire. The infectiously popular “It’s A Small World” ride fell victim to flying embers during tonight’s fireworks at Disneyland in Anaheim, California. The high winds in Southern California are likely to blame. Back in November 2014, there was a […]

Hotel fire leads to soccer match getting postponed

Soccer fans in England were upset this weekend after a match between Lincoln City & Eastleigh was postponed. While it’s understandable that people who had traveled for the match would be mad about having spent that money for nothing, the postponement was for a legitimate reason. A hotel fire had resulted in one side not […]

Roller coaster catches fire at Six Flags Magic Mountain – Video

For over 35 years, Colossus thrilled visitors at Six Flags Magic Mountain in Santa Clarita, California. The ride closed down in August for transformation into a newer, updated ride, but it gave one last spectacle after catching fire on Monday. Construction workers were in the process of working on demolishing part of the roller coaster when […]