Monday, February 25, 2013

Fire Incidents 2/22-2/24

Date:  2/22
Time: 7:57 a.m. 
Address:  801 E. Portland Ave
Response: Station 2,12,13
Damage Estimate: None
Narrative:  Crews extinguished a wood chip fire at paper manufacturing facility.  In coordination with plant personnel,  heavy equipment was used to move parts of the massive pile around to allow access to the fire for and to ensure it was out. 

:  2/23
Time: 12:17 a.m. 
Address:  3840 6th Ave
Response: Station 9
Damage Estimate: None
Narrative:  Crews extinguished a trash can fire. 
:  2/23

Time: 11:12 p.m. 
Address:  125 E. 72nd Street
Response: Station 2,8,11,12 
Damage Estimate: None
Narrative:  Originally dispatched as a residential house, crews arrived to find a prohibited burn of household goods outside in the yard. 

Date:  2/24
Time: 7:19 p.m. 
Address:  1708 S. "G" Street
Response: Station 1 
Damage Estimate: None
Narrative:  Firefighters used a booster line to extinguish smoldering material in a dumpster.  The accidental fire was started when a resident discarded smoldering combustibles in the dumpster assuming they were out.