Archive for 'Battalion 7 (W Seattle)'
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 4—A Seattle Fire Investigator determined an early morning West Seattle house fire was caused by a space heater placed too close to furniture. At 12:52 a.m. a 911 call came into fire dispatcher at the Fire Alarm Center reporting smoke from a house located in the 8400 block of 20th Avenue SW. When Engine […][More]
February 22- A driver of a car drove into the front window of a West Seattle Pet Store this afternoon. At 2:52 p.m. the Seattle Fire Department was called to a heavy rescue in the 9000 block of 25th Avenue Sw. When firefighters arrived they found a car through the front plate glass window […][More]
February 4—A knock on a South Park fire station door alerted firefighters to house fire this morning. At 11:53 a.m. a person knocked on the door of Fire Station 26 reporting smoke and flames at a home located in the 1000 block of South Cloverdale Street. Engine Company 26 arrived to find smoke and flames […][More]
January 23—A Seattle Fire Investigator estimates a West Seattle garage fire caused $180,000 in damage. A neighbor called 911 at 4:47 a.m. to report smoke in the area of the 9400 block of 45th Avenue SW. When the first engine arrived, firefighters were directed to a back alley where they discovered a well-involved fire in […][More]
Posted: January 23rd, 2014 under Battalion 7 (W Seattle), Fire Line, Fires.
Tags: 45th Ave SW, Fauntleroy, garage fire, joists, Seattle, Seattle Fire Department, seattle firefighters, undetermined, West Seattle
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]
October 7—Seattle Firefighters quickly extinguished a fire this morning at a West Seattle assisted living facility. The first 911 call came into firefighter/dispatchers at the Fire Alarm Center at 8:08 a.m. reporting smoke coming from the back of the one-story complex located in the 8400 block of 16th Avenue SW. Engine Company 11 arrived to […][More]
Posted: October 7th, 2013 under Battalion 7 (W Seattle), Fire Line, Fires.
Tags: assisted living facility, dryer fire, Engine Company 11, Seattle, Seattle Fire Department, Seattle Firefighter, West Seattle
August 30—A West Seattle house fire was caused by overheated electrical wiring in the kitchen. A Seattle Fire Investigator is classifying the fire as an accidental fire. At 10:27 a.m., neighbor from across the street called 911 to report smoke and flames in the living room of a one-story home located in the 3400 block […][More]
Posted: August 30th, 2013 under Battalion 7 (W Seattle), Fires.
Tags: animal control, Engine Company 29, Overheated electrical wiring, Seattle, Seattle Fire Department, Seattle Fire Investigator, seattle firefighters, West Seattle
August 29- A Seattle Fire Investigator determined a South Park house fire was caused by a grease fire on an electric stove burner. The fire is being classified as accidental. The first 911 call came into dispatchers at the Fire Alarm Center at 4:15 p.m. reporting a fire in the kitchen of a house located […][More]
Posted: August 30th, 2013 under Battalion 7 (W Seattle), Fire Line, Fires.
Tags: accidental fire, American Red Cross, Engine 26, Harborview Medical Center, Kitchen Fire, Red Cross, Seattle, Seattle Fire Department, seattle firefighters, South Park, trenton
August 28- A fire at a South Park manufacturing plant which burned one employee is being called an accidental fire caused by a vapor fire. At 2:30 p.m. a plant employee called dispatchers at the Fire Alarm Center to report a fire with a burn victim at an industrial building in the 500 block of […][More]
Posted: August 29th, 2013 under Battalion 7 (W Seattle), Fire Line, Fires.
Tags: accidental fire, burn patient, Harborview Medical Center, isopropyl alcohol, Manufacturing fire, Monroe Street, Seattle, Seattle Fire Department, seattle firefighters, South Park, Vapor Fire