A warehouse full of aid destined for Syria has been destroyed by a fire. The unit, on an industrial estate on Stockton, caught fire last night, Sunday 20th December.
Fire fighters are still at the scene of a blaze at a waste management plant in Hartlepool.Read the full story ›
40 firefighters were called to a large blaze at the derelict Wallsend Leisure Centre in North Tyneside tonight.Read the full story ›
Parents in the North East are being warned of the dangers their children face from some Halloween costumes.
Many of the increasingly popular designs are only subject to limited safety checks, meaning contact with a flame can set them alight in seconds.
The fire service is asking parents to be cautious this Halloween.
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A fire engine answering an emergency call has been involved in a collision with a car in Darlington this morning.Read the full story ›
Crews from County Durham and Darlington Fire and Rescue are currently tackling a large barn fire on the outskirts of Willington.
At the height of the fire there were 300 tonnes of hay well alight.
4 engines are still on the scene - but no one has been hurt.
Police are appealing for witnesses after a suspected arson attack in Newcastle
At around 2.20pm on Monday 29th of September officers went to an address on Chatsworth Gardens in Walker, where fire fighters were extinguishing a fire.
It is believed a window has been broken into and accelerant poured into the house.
No one was there at the time but the house was severely damaged.n
Extra officers are in the area carrying out enquiries and providing reassurance to the community.
Anyone who may have witnessed an suspicious behaviour or has any information about this incident is asked to contact the police.
Three children have been taken to hospital after a crash on the A68 in County Durham.
The road had to be closed earlier after a Parcelforce van caught fire.
Police have told ITV News Tyne Tees another car went into the back of it.
The family travelling in the car had to be taken to hospital including a baby and two girls aged four and three.
The road towards Darlington, which has now been reopened, was closed between 9:30am and 11:45am this morning after it happened between the Swanhouse roundabout and junction 59 of the A1(M).
Durham Constabulary have said no one was seriously injured.
Northumbria Police say emergency services have responded to a bus fire on Corbridge bridge in Northumberland.
Police say no one has been injured. The bridge remains closed in both directions while emergency services deal with the incident.
Smoke is pouring out of the Ward Bros (Steel) Ltd scrap yard. The Tyne and Wear Fire and Rescue service said they got the call at around 1200 and remain at the scene.