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Akron hospital evacuated after 3-alarm fire

Published: Friday, October 13, 2017 @ 9:03 AM

A 3-alarm blaze caused the partial evacuation of an Akron hospital early Friday morning.

According to Akron Fire Department, firefighters were called to Summa St. Thomas Hospital around 6:30 a.m.  According to WOIO, the fire originated from plastic materials in the storage area.  Reports say some patients and employees were evacuated while others were relocated to safe parts of the building.

There were no injuries reported in the fire.

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Waffle House shooting: 4 dead after nude gunman opens fire in Tennessee, police say

Published: Sunday, April 22, 2018 @ 8:12 AM
Updated: Sunday, April 22, 2018 @ 7:52 AM

Travis Reinking. (Photo via Metro Nashville Police Department)
Metro Nashville Police Department
Travis Reinking. (Photo via Metro Nashville Police Department)(Metro Nashville Police Department)

At least four people are dead after a shooting at a Waffle House in Antioch, Tennessee.

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Firefighters battling flames at Dayton Duplex

Published: Sunday, April 22, 2018 @ 6:45 AM

SCENE: Fire breaks out at Dayton duplex

Firefighters are on scene of a working two-story duplex fire where flames were reportedly showing in Dayton.

Crews were dispatched around 6:20 a.m. to the 200 block of Warren Street.

Buckeye Street at Warren Street is closed.

We are hearing reports that adjacent buildings are being evacuated.

We will update this story as we learn more.

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WHIO Reports: West Dayton redevelopment

Published: Friday, April 20, 2018 @ 5:17 PM

Good Samaritan Hospital closing by end of 2018

This edition of WHIO Reports will take a closer look at examining the economy of Dayton’s west side, it’s problems and strengths…and focus on development efforts in the wake of job loss, urban decay and the impending closure of Good Sam Hospital.

Guests include: Derrick Forward, President, Dayton NAACP; Shenise Turner- Sloss, Neighborhoods over Politics and Rev. Branford Brown, Executive Director, Miami Valley Urban League

WHIO Reports airs at 11:30 a.m. on April 22, 2018.

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Two-vehicle injury accident causes I-75 shutdown for nearly 3 hours in Dayton

Published: Sunday, April 22, 2018 @ 3:32 AM
Updated: Sunday, April 22, 2018 @ 6:05 AM

UPDATE @ 6:50 a.m.:

The two-vehicle injury accident that occurred on northbound Interstate 75 Sunday morning is under investigation, according to police.

All three of the adult males involved in the crash were taken to an area hospital with unknown conditions, according to Sgt. Cash of the Dayton Police Department.

One of the occupants involved was described as being in “pretty bad shape.”

It was not clear what exactly happened in the Sunday morning crash but the Crash Reconstruction Unit is attempting to piece it together, Cash said.

UPDATE @ 5:28 a.m.:

All of Interstate 75 is now open after a vehicle accident caused a nearly three hour shutdown.

UPDATE @ 5:22 a.m.:

The left two lanes at northbound Interstate 75 are open between State Route 4 and Stanley Avenue after a two-vehicle accident shut the road down for nearly three hours.

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The right lane remains closed.


Northbound Interstate 75 is closed between State Route 4 and Stanley Avenue after a two-vehicle accident in Dayton Sunday.

Crews were dispatched around 2:45 a.m. to the accident.

We are working to learn more and will update this page as information becomes available. 

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