March 14, 2023

Early morning fire on Euphrates Avenue in Belize City destroys two houses, damages a third

Authorities say that around 4:20 a.m., 31-year-old Evi Espejo awoke to the smell of smoke coming from his neighbor Clifton Defour's house.
March 5, 2023

House and contents in Lake I completely destroyed by fire

Around 11:30 a.m. officers responded to a call about a fire on Estela Metzgen Street, where they found a two story house completely engulfed in flames.
March 5, 2023

House fire reported in Lake I community, Belize City

Authorities were called to the scene near Tow Tow grocery store in the Lake Independence area.
March 1, 2023

Bush fires in 8 miles spreading close to people’s houses

These reports suggest that the fires are rapidly spreading, getting closer to residents' homes.
February 27, 2023

Cargo truck bursts into flames near Hattieville

Personnel from the Belize National Fire Service were called out to the scene shortly after 6:00 a.m. where the truck was already completely engulfed.
February 24, 2023

Police investigating fire at South Station Bar and Grill in San Pedro

Police say that around 9:00 a.m., Eleazar Canchan, co-owner of the establishment, was passing by when he noticed black smoke coming from there.
February 24, 2023

Apartment building in Seine Bight Village destroyed by fire

Police say that the building owner, 54-year-old Rolando Espat, reported that around 7:54 p.m. on Wednesday, he was in the building which houses four apartments, when [...]
February 21, 2023
Simon Lamb Street fire

Simon Lamb Street fire could lead to charges, say police

The first house to be destroyed was that of Neftali Martinez, 85, at number 16 Simon Lamb Street, along with the apartments downstairs. The fire spread [...]