Archive for 'Battalion 4 (NW Seattle)'
July 21—Seattle Fire Investigators determined a fire in a Fremont Laundromat was caused by an exothermic chemical reaction initiated by the clothes dryer and heat. At 2:00 a.m. a 911 call came into dispatchers at the Fire Alarm Center reporting flames visible from a commercial Laundromat located near the intersection of Fremont Avenue North and […][More]
Posted: July 21st, 2014 under Battalion 4 (NW Seattle), Fire Line, Fires.
Tags: exothermic reaction, Fremont, laundromat, oily rages, Seattle, Seattle Fire, Seattle Fire Department, spa towels, spontaneous combustion
Join the Seattle Fire Department at the Seattle Neighborhood Summit on Saturday April 5, 2014 at the Seattle Center Exhibition Hall. The event will run from 9 a.m. to 1p.m. Here is a chance to meet the Seattle Firefighters in person. On hand will be a Fire Engine and a Ladder Truck where families […][More]
Posted: April 2nd, 2014 under Battalion 2 (Downtown), Battalion 4 (NW Seattle), Community Events, Fire Line.
Tags: Cadets, careers, Department of Neighborhoods, Mayor Ed Murray, public educators, recruitment, Seattle, Seattle Center, Seattle Fire Department, seattle firefighters, Seattle Neighborhood Summit
UPDATE: 5 p.m. Seattle Police Investigators determined the cause of the CO Poisoning was accidental. The couple is recovering at Virginia Mason Medical Center. The couple’s dog was taken in by a neighbor. March 26—Firefighters rescued a couple and a dog out of a Ballard townhome full of Carbon Monoxide this morning. Prior to the firefighter’s arrival, […][More]
Posted: March 26th, 2014 under Battalion 4 (NW Seattle), Fire Line.
Tags: Ballard, carbon monoxide, CO Alarm, CO Detector, Medic One, PSE, Puget Sound Energy, Seattle, Seattle Fire Department, seattle firefighters, townhome, Virginia Mason Medical Center
At 7:40 this morning a KOMO TV News helicopter carrying two people crashed onto Broad Street near 5th Avenue igniting three cars. The pilot and news photographer onboard were killed instantly in the crash. A 37-year old man who was in the car hit by helicopter debris was transported to Harborview Medical Center with third […][More]
March 3—A fire at a Greenwood auto lube shop was most likely caused by an electrical junction box. At 1:09 a.m. a call came into firefighter/dispatchers at the Fire Alarm Center reporting flames coming from the auto shop located at the corner of Greenwood Avenue North and Holman Road North. When Engine Company 31 arrived […][More]
Posted: March 4th, 2014 under Battalion 4 (NW Seattle), Battalion 6 (NE Seattle), Fire Line, Fires.
Tags: electrical fire, Greenwood, Jiffy Lube, junction box, Seattel Firefighters, Seattle, Seattle Fire Department
Community invited to visit Seattle’s latest fire station renovation Fire Station 8 hosts an open house Feb. 8, 2014, 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. SEATTLE – The Seattle Fire Department and the Seattle Fire Fighters Union, Local 27, invite the community to check out the completed seismic and safety upgrade of Seattle’s Fire Station […][More]
Posted: February 6th, 2014 under Battalion 4 (NW Seattle), Community Events, Fire Line.
Tags: 2014, Engine 8, February 8, Finance Administrative Services, Fire Station 8, In Store Services Inc, Ladder 6, Lee Street, Local 27, Mayor Ed Murray, neighbor appreciation day, Queen Anne, Seattle, Seattle Fire Department, Seattle Fire Fighters Unionn, seattle firefighters, SHKS Architects
The Seattle Fire Department has a brand new Medic Unit thanks to the generous donation of a West Seattle couple. In 2012, the estate of William C. Sanders and Mildred Krahmer Sanders donated more than $550,000 to the City of Seattle to purchase two new medic units for the Seattle Fire Department. “My aunt and uncle cared […][More]
Fire Station 9 hosts an open house Nov. 2, 2013, 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. SEATTLE – The Seattle Fire Department and the Seattle Fire Fighters Union, Local 27, invite the community to visit the new Fire Station 9, located at 3829 Linden Ave. N. in the Fremont neighborhood, during an open house on Nov. […][More]
Posted: October 29th, 2013 under Battalion 4 (NW Seattle), Fire Line.
Tags: B.F. Day School, black cat, CIty of Seattle, Engine 9, Everready Battery, Finance and Administrative Services, fire station, Fremont, Gregory Dean, Local 27, Mike McGinn, Nine Lives, Peter Reiquam, Seattle, Seattle Fire Department, seattle firefighters, Seismic
October 18—Two hikers and their small dog were rescued after spending nearly two hours on a 120 foot cliff in Discovery Park. At 6:49 p.m. a 911 call came into the Fire Alarm Center from two hikers who were trapped on a steep sandy hillside on the South side of Discovery Park in Magnolia. The […][More]
Posted: October 18th, 2013 under Battalion 4 (NW Seattle), Fire Line.
Tags: discovery park, Fire Boat Chief Seattle, Guardian One, Hiker Rescue, King County Sheriff, Magnolia, Medic One, Seattle, Seattle Fire Department, seattle firefighters, Seattle Police Department, Technical Rescue Team
September 17—A Seattle Fire Investigator determined an early morning ship fire at Pier 91 was most likely ignited by an accumulation of grease and debris between the back of an operating stove and a wood frame wall. The fire is being considered accidental and the damage estimate is $35,000. At 3:04 a.m., a 911 call […][More]
Posted: September 17th, 2013 under Battalion 4 (NW Seattle), Fire Line, Fires.
Tags: Accidental, accidental cause, Bristol Leader, dive team, Interbay, Magnolia, Marine Emergency Response Team, Pier 91, Queen Anne, Seattle, Seattle Fire Department, Technical Rescue Team