November 27, 2015


Fire destroys trailer used by Lorain Utilities Department


A fire destroyed a city of Lorain trailer at 306 Old Lake Road about 12:30 p.m. Sunday. The fire also did minor damage to a second trailer and two city-owned pickups and a SUV, said Assistant Fire Chief Gary Burls. Burls said the fire was contained at 1:40 p.m. and extinguished at 2:43 p.m. The Read More…

Lorain man accused of arson in abandoned building fire

Daniel Hayslip

LORAIN — A man was arrested Friday after lighting a fire in an abandoned building, according to police. Daniel Hayslip, 35, was charged with arson a little after 11 p.m. after a witness identified his car outside of a Dairy Mart, police said. Police and the Lorain Fire Department responded to the 200 block of Read More…

Man on fire seen undressing, running from flaming car

LORAIN – A suspect in a car fire early Wednesday was seen shortly after the incident, running down the street in flames. Henry Walker Jr. told police that he woke up at 3:20 a.m. Wednesday at his home on the 200 block of West 29th Street and looked outside to see his car on fire Read More…

UPDATE: Firefighter injured in Lorain apartment fire


LORAIN — No one was in the apartment when a fire broke out in the bedroom in a duplex at the corner of Eastlawn Street and Pennsylvania Avenue Monday around 2 p.m. No civilians were hurt, but Firefighter Rob Hendershot cut himself on a piece of glass that got stuck in his arm and he Read More…