THE FOLLOWING IS A RECAP OF THE CALL ACTIVITY FOR THE WEEK OF:
July 14 - July 20
July 14, 04:48, 12300 Block of Lynn Avenue for a report of smoke in an apartment building. Chief 2 arrived and gave a scene size up and then assumed command. Burnt food in unit #2 on the lower level of this three story non-sprinkled building. Engine 21 arrived and performed positive pressure ventilation. Building was ventilated in approximately 15 minutes. All unit cleared the scene. Occupant was cooking on the stove top and fell asleep. NOTE FOR THE READER; Cooking fires continue to be the number one cause of residential fires in Minnesota and most of the US.
July 14, 21:46, 9300 Block of Creek Ridge Lane for a report of a fire alarm, unit were cancelled en-route.
July 20, 16:56, Egan Drive and Highway 13 for a two vehicle accident with injuries. Chief 3 arrive and established command, Engine 11 arrived to help with patient care and traffic.
If you see fire or small smoke, get out of the house and call 911.
If there is no smoke or fire:
More info on Smoke Alarms