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A slow warming trend will begin in our area over the weekend into early next week with dry weather expected. Our next chance for showers and thunderstorms will begin around Wednesday as the next cold front nears.
Eight injured in house fire
HARDIN COUNTY- Press Release
The Hardin County Sheriffs Office and Silsbee Fire Dept are investigating a house fire that occurred on the 2800 block of Firetower Road near Silsbee. Eight people were injured and transported to Christus St. Elizabeth Hospital by Alpha Rescue and Acadian EMS.. Three of these were in turn being transferred to Shriners Burn Center. The injuries range from smoke inhalation and minor burns to critical injuries to the three. The injured ranged in ages from 1 year of age to 45 years of age. Names are not being released at this time . The cause of the fire is still in the early stages of the investigation. The initial call came into 9-1-1 at 0614 on Sunday 11.24.13 and the first unit on the scene arrived at 0615.