Thunderstorms: A House, Struck by Lightning, In Flames near Fougères

Thunderstorms and rains sweep the country of Fougères again this Saturday, June 9th. At Coglès, a house caught fire after being struck by lightning. From  Brittany to  Normandy , via the  Pays de la Loire , Météo France has placed 24 departments in orange alert for thunderstorms . Storms and rain sweep the Ille-et-Vilaine including the country of Fougères  this Saturday, June 9 . At the Portes du Coglais ( Coglès) , at a place …

Brittany: In Saint-Bihy, a House Catches Fire Because of the Storm

Saturday 9th June, 20 firefighters were called to Saint-Bihy for a house fire triggered by lightning. A house caught fire on Saturday 9th June in Saint-Bihy . An electrical transformer struck by lightning is believed to be behind the incident. The four occupants of the house went out before help arrived. The damage is only material. 20 firefighters Four emergency centres were mobilized on the intervention that began at …

A House on Fire near Caen: “We are Alive”

Firefighters Calvados intervened for a house fire in Verson, near Caen (Calvados), Thursday 1st March. No one was injured, both occupants had to be relocated Shortly before 10 pm, Thursday, March 1, 2018, Calvados firefighters were called for a fire at a house located rue du General Leclerc, the main street of Verson , near Caen (Calvados). “We had a …

Rocquencourt: An Eighty Year Old Dies in a Fire

An 85-year-old man was found dead following the fire at his apartment in Rocquencourt. An investigation has been opened. A resident of Rocquencourt , aged 85 , died in the fire of his apartment, Monday 26th February, around 5.20pm. The fire broke out in the apartment on the top floor of a two-storey building, square des Marronniers. He was alone there. The firefighters found him …

Pas-de-Calais: Four Dead in House Fire including Two Firefighters

Four people, including two volunteer firefighters and a teenager, and two serious injuries were reported in a fire in the Pas-de-Calais in the night from Saturday to Sunday. Dramatic fire in Estrée-Blanche (Pas-de-Calais) . Four people died in the night from Saturday 6th to Sunday, January 7th. These two young volunteer firefighters who tried to extinguish the fire and two people, a 16-year-old …