Firefighters Search For, Fight Beaver Lake Fire

Posted: February 12, 2014 at 5 a.m.

No one saw the fire Monday that consumed a small, woodland home near Beaver Lake until it was too late, firefighters said Tuesday.

At A Glance

Residential Fires

U.S. fire departments responded to about 236,200 fires in one- and two-family residences each year from 2009 through 2011. The fires resulted in about 1,980 deaths, 8,525 injuries and $5.5 billion dollars in property loss annually. The majority of residential fires are in one- and two-family residences, including mobile homes, detached homes and duplexes.

Source: U.S. Fire Administration

This story is only available from our archives.


« Previous Story

Rogers Residents Want Lake Atalanta Road Left...

Residents overwhelmingly said Tuesday they want the road around Lake Atalanta left open but split on whether the road should be paved. Residents expressed concern for elder... Read »

Next Story »

Police Accuse Rogers Man Of Inappropriately T...


A man was arrested Monday in connection with inappropriately touching a 4-year-old girl, according to a Rogers... Read »