Thursday July 30th was a busy day for Seattle Firefighters. Beginning shortly after 1 p.m. fire crews were dispatched to six full-response fires. Each full-response involves: Deputy Chief 2 Battalion Chiefs Safety Chief Staffing Office 4 Fire Engines 2 Ladder Trucks Aid Car Medic unit Air Unit Phinney Ridge Fire The first fire […][More]
Posted: July 31st, 2015 under Battalion 4 (NW Seattle), Battalion 5 (SE Seattle), Battalion 6 (NE Seattle), Fire Line, Fires, Rescues.
Tags: Boat, Capitol Hill, Central District, Electrical, full response, Greenwood, Improperly Discarded Smoking Materials, phinney ridge, Ravenna, tar, University District
January 23- Seattle Firefighters extricated a female driver from her VW bug after the car flipped on its side and struck a Lake City medical building. Firefighter/Paramedics transported the woman in her 60’s to Harborview Medical Center with non life threatening injuries. http://spdblotter.seattle.gov/2014/01/23/car-crashes-into-building-in-lake-city/”></a>014/01/23/car-crashes-into-building-in-lake-city/[More]
Posted: January 24th, 2014 under Battalion 6 (NE Seattle), Fire Line.
Tags: Blog, Bug, Harborview Medical Center, Lake City, Paramedics, Ravenna, Seattle Fire, Seattle Fire Department, seattle firefighters, Seattle Police Department, Volkswagen, VW
Seattle- A Seattle Fire Investigator classified a fire at home in Northeast Seattle as an accidental fire caused by improperly discarded smoking materials. At 11:12 p.m. a 911 caller reported a garage fire that extended into a home in the 300 block of NE 81st Street. Engine Company 16 arrived to find a garage on […][More]
Posted: October 22nd, 2013 under Battalion 6 (NE Seattle), Fire Line, Fires.
Tags: Engine Company 16, Exposure Fire, Firefighter injured, garage fire, House Fire, Improperly Discarded Smoking Materials, Lt. Kenny Stuart, Maple Leaf, Ravenna, Roosevelt, Seattle, Seattle Fire Department, seattle firefighters, SFD
February 6-A Seattle Fire Investigator determined an electrical fire in the kitchen caused a fire at an unoccupied home located in Ravenna. At 4:13 p.m., the Fire Alarm Center received multiple 911 calls regarding smoke coming from the roof of a two story home with a basement. The home was located in the 5500 block […][More]
December 25—The fire that trapped a wheelchair bound woman in her burning home was caused by improperly discarded smoking materials according to a Seattle Fire Investigator. On 7:22 a.m. Christmas morning, a neighbor called 911 to report windows breaking due to a fire at his neighbor’s house. Green Lake Engine Company 16 arrived to find […][More]
June 4—Seattle Fire Investigators determined a fire at a Roosevelt neighborhood home was started by stove-top burner igniting combustible materials. According to the investigator, it is being classified as an accidental fire caused by the occupant mistakenly turning on the wrong stove burner. At 5:24 p.m., firefighters were called to a home in the 800 […][More]
February 10, 2012—Seattle Firefighters determined electrical wiring was to blame for an early morning fire at a Ravenna restaurant. A witness called 911 at 2:07 a.m. to report flames coming from the two story wood building located on the 6400 block of Ravenna Avenue NE. Firefighters from Green Lake Station 16 arrived first to find […][More]