Ballard Apartment Fire

SEATTLE – At 3:56 a.m. on February 28, 2018 the Fire Alarm Center received a 911 call reporting a fire in an apartment on the 6700 Block of 24 Avenue NW. Engine 18 arrived first on scene and reported flames visible from the apartment.  Crews quickly put water on the fire to keep… [ Keep reading ]

2-Alarm Beacon Hill Apartment Fire

SEATTLE – On February 23 at 5:12 a.m., firefighters were dispatched to the 1700 Block of 17th Avenue South for a fire in an apartment building. Engine 13 arrived first on-scene and saw flames coming from the windows of the four-unit apartment complex. Crews quickly applied water on the fire and upgraded the… [ Keep reading ]

Southeast Seattle House Fire

SEATTLE – On Thursday, February 22 just after 9:30 a.m., the Fire Alarm Center received multiple calls reporting an explosion and fire in the garage of a home located at the 4900 Block of 30th Avenue South. Engine and truck companies saw a column of black smoke in the area… [ Keep reading ]

Crown Hill House Fire

SEATTLE – On Monday, February 19 at 2:58 a.m. the Fire Alarm Center received multiple 911 calls for a house fire on the 9000 Blk of 12 Ave NW. Engine 35 arrived first on scene and reported heavy fire already through the roof. Because of the heavy volume of fire… [ Keep reading ]

West Seattle Residential Fire

Approximately 10 minutes after 10 p.m. February 15, 2018, a neighbor noticed a fire behind a house near the 5200 block of 36 Ave SW and called 911. Firefighters arrived on scene to find a large column of fire behind the house which was quickly spreading to the neighboring house.  With two houses… [ Keep reading ]

Seward Park House Fire

SEATTLE – The Fire Alarm Center received a 911 call from an Uber driver in the area at 10:12 a.m. on Monday, Feb. 12 reporting a residential house fire at the 5700 Block of South Eddy Street. Engine 28 arrived first on scene and reported fire visible from the left side… [ Keep reading ]

2-Alarm Cherry Hill Structure Fire

SEATTLE – The Fire Alarm Center received a call at 11:16 a.m. on Thursday, Feb. 8 for a report of a residential fire. Engine 25 arrived first on scene and saw heavy flames and black smoke coming from the roof of the structure. The first crews on scene upgraded the response to… [ Keep reading ]

Visit your local fire station on Neighbor Day: February 10, 2018

SEATTLE – Visit your local fire station on Saturday, February 10, 2018 from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. for the 24th Annual Neighbor Appreciation Day. Neighbors can take a tour of their fire station, and meet the firefighters that serve their community. This is also an opportunity for firefighters to reach out,… [ Keep reading ]

Beacon Hill Apartment Fire

SEATTLE – Just before 2:40 p.m. on Tuesday, Feb. 6, firefighters responded to an apartment fire in the Beacon Hill neighborhood. Engine 13 quickly arrived on scene and saw flames coming from a unit on the second floor. Crews applied water on the fire and had it under control within… [ Keep reading ]

Off-duty Seattle firefighter rescues man from burning vehicle

SEATTLE – Seattle firefighter, Chris Quinlan, was driving on northbound Interstate-5 on his way to work this morning when he came upon a collision involving multiple vehicles and semis in Chehalis, WA. Using his skills learned from his profession as a firefighter/EMT, Quinlan quickly jumped out of his vehicle to… [ Keep reading ]