Friday, April 5, 2013

Crews extinguish dryer fire at paper manufacturing facility

Time: 12:24 a.m.
Address:  801 E. Portland Ave
Response: Station1,2,4,8,9,12,16,17
Damage Estimate:  $15,000
Narrative: Firefighters responded to a reported fire at a paper manufacturing facility.  They arrived to find a fire had started in one of the dryer's used in the production process.  Crews worked quickly to extinguish the blaze, containing it to the area of origin.  There were no injuries to report, and the fire caused an estimated $15,000 dollars damage to the machinery.