Seattle.gov Home Page
Link to Fire Department Home Page Link to Fire Department Home Page Link to Fire Department About Us Link to Fire Department Contact Us
Fire Line Home Page Fire Line Home Page CityLink Seattle

Search Fire Line

Categories

November 2014
M T W T F S S
« Oct    
 12
3456789
10111213141516
17181920212223
24252627282930

CityLink Seattle

Tag: accidental fire

Capitol Hill Attic Fire Causes 1.25 Million Dollars in Damage

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            June 24- Fire investigators determined an attic fire at a Capitol Hill house was accidental, caused by workers. At 12:16 p.m., the first 911 call came in from the house located in the 700 block of 16th Avenue East. The caller reported smoke coming from the attic and about a half dozen people and […]

[More]

Smoke Alarm Helps Sleeping Residents Escape House Fire

February 22—Seattle Fire Investigators determined a roof fire at a home located in the Rainier Beach area of Seattle was accidental and caused by an electrical fire near the exterior porch light. At 12:03 a.m. a 911 call came into the Fire Alarm Center reporting flames coming from a the roof of a one-story home […]

[More]

Firefighters Save Woman from Burning North Seattle Home

November 5—A Seattle Fire Investigator determined a fire at a home in the 11700 block of 22nd Avenue NE was an accidental fire caused by improperly discarded smoking materials. At 12:07 p.m. a neighbor called 911 reporting a flames coming from a neighbor’s house. Engine Company 39 could see a dark column of smoke coming […]

[More]

Capitol Hill House Fire Caused By Smoldering Electrical Fire in Attic

October 24—Seattle Fire Investigators determined a smoldering electrical fire in the attic caused a house fire on Capitol Hill. The fire is being classified as accidental. The first 911 call came into the Fire Alarm Center at 8:16 p.m. reporting flames coming from the back door of a home that was being remodeled in 600 […]

[More]

South Park House Fire Displaces Four People and Dog

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]

Vapor Fire to Blame Burn Injury at South Park Manufacturing Plant

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]

Firefighters Protect Central District Apartment Complex from Garage Fire

                    UPDATE: Patient’s age was updated to 54-years-old from intitial on scene reports. July 30—Seattle Fire Investigators determined improperly discarded smoking materials caused a fire in an above-the-garage apartment in the Central District. Multiple 911 calls came in at 12:52 a.m. reporting flames and smoke coming […]

[More]

Rainier Valley House Fire Causes $70,000 in Damage

June 28—A Seattle Fire Investigator determined a fire at a Rainier Valley house was accidental and caused by an overheated electrical system. Dispatchers at the Fire Alarm Center received multiple 911 calls at 9:21 a.m. reporting a fire in a home located on the 4200 block of South Elmgrove Street. Engine Company 33 spotted a […]

[More]

Vacant House Fire Caused by Spontaneous Combustion of Rags

May 12—A Seattle Fire Investigator determined a West Seattle vacant house fire was an accidental fire caused by the spontaneous combustion of improperly disposed of stain or paint rags. The first 911 call came into the Fire Alarm Center at 8:05 p.m. reporting smoke from a vacant house located in the 6300 block of 36th […]

[More]

NOAA Ship Fire Caused by Welding Operations

May 6- A Seattle Fire Investigator determined a fire onboard a decommissioned NOAA vessel was an accidental fire caused by welding operations. At 9:22 a.m. dispatchers at the Fire Alarm Center received a 911 call reporting a fire onboard the 200-foot research vessel which was docked at the NOAA Marina located at 7600 Sand Point […]

[More]