Fire


IDF, Hezbollah, North
Area over three times the size of Tel Aviv burned down in north

The Director of the Northern area for JNF said it could take 30-40 years to restore the forests and nature reserves to their prewar state.

Avi Woolf | 21.07.24

Fires, heat, Hezbollah missiles, North Israel

Major fire has broken out near the Sea of Galilee, residents evacuated

A fire broke out today near the Sea of Galilee in the Yavne'el settlement, located in the Lower Galilee.

Eliana Fleming | 17.07.24

Fire, Rehelim, Samaria

Huge fire breaks out near Rehelim: first row of houses evacuated

The firemen and rescue forces are working to extinguish the fire in Samaria. There are no reports of casualties.

Avi Nachmani, JFeed Staff | 15.07.24

Israel Police, Fire, Rescue

Watch: Police rescue woman and children from burning house in Ness Tziona

Footage demonstrates brave rescue effort during an intense blaze in Ness Tziona.

Gila Isaacson | 11.07.24

Suspected Murder, Israel Prison Service

Israel Prison Service member found stabbed in burning building - suspected murder

In Givon, Binyamin Region, firefighters discovered a 40-year-old man with stab wounds unconscious in a burning building. 

Avi Nachmani | 08.07.24

Hezbollah

Israel working to put out fires caused by Hezbollah rockets | Watch

Two major fires developed in the Kfar Zeitim and Kibbutz Lavi due to the Hezbollah rocket salvo earlier.

Avi Woolf | 07.07.24

Deadly Fire, Binyamin Region

Mother of 8 dies after bravely rescuing children from fire

Dina Zahavi, a resident of Kochav Yaakov, managed to rescue all her children from their beds following the fire that broke out from the ignition of an electric bicycle battery.

Avi Nachmani | 30.06.24

Fire, Rescue

Watch: Police Officer Pulls Unconscious Person from Burning Car in Nof Hagalil

Arson suspected: Quick police response averts tragedy in Nof Hagalil vehicle fire.

Gila Isaacson | 18.06.24

Israel-Gaza War, Northern Front

Widespread fires in the north; 16 lightly injured from smoke inhalation

7 soldiers and 9 civilians were lightly injured from smoke inhalation as the fires were being put out.

JFeed Staff | 04.06.24

Hezbollah, Kiryat Shmonah

Large Fire in Kiryat Shmonah Area

An extensive blaze has broken out in the Kiryat Shmonah area on open ground. 11 fire teams have been called up to put out the blaze.

JFeed Staff | 03.06.24

Jerusalem

Watch: Large fire in Valley of the Cross; Israel Museum evacuated

23 firefighting teams and eight aircraft are now trying to control the blaze, focusing on preventing it from reach the museum. No casualties have been reported.

Avi Woolf | 02.06.24

Deadly Caravan Fire

Tragedy in Herzliya: a 40-year-old man was killed in a caravan fire

A 40-year-old man was killed in a caravan fire in an agricultural area in Herzliya. The police said that "the body will be transferred to the pathology institute and that they have started an investigation into the circumstances of the incident

JFeed | 03.09.23

Dozens Killed in a Fire

South Africa: Dozens killed in a fire in Johannesburg

63 people died following a fire that broke out in Johannesburg, South Africa. Many homeless people lived in the building where the fire raged, and the cause of the fire is not yet known

Itay Zaltzman, JFeed | 31.08.23

Caravan Fire

A 65-year-old died in a caravan fire in Safed; a 20-year-old is in critical condition

In a caravan fire on HaNesharim Street in Safed, a 65-year-old man died. Another man, approximately 20 years old, was seriously injured from burns and smoke inhalation. He was evacuated while unconscious and intubated to Ziv Hospital in the city

JFeed | 31.08.23

The Wildfires in Hawaii

89 fatalities in Hawaii: "The deadliest disaster in a century"

89 people have died in wildfires in Hawaii, according to the statement of the Governor of Hawaii. This is the deadliest disaster in the United States in the past 100 years, and the estimated cost of damages is already around $5.5 billion

JFeed | 13.08.23

Deadly Fires in Hawaii

36 dead in fires in Hawaii, tens of thousands of residents evacuated

At least 36 people were killed and dozens more injured in fires on the island of Maui in Hawaii, alongside hundreds of buildings that were damaged or completely destroyed. Over 11,000 residents were evacuated from the areas of the fires, with many jumping into the sea to escape the flames

Uriel Be'eri, Srugim News | 10.08.23