City and Borough of Juneau
155 S. Seward Street
Juneau, Alaska 99801
tel. 907-586-5240
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Capital City Fire/Rescue

Bartlett Ave fire

On July 31 at 0115 am CCFR responded to a reported residential fire alarm and smoke inside a home at the 1800 block of Bartlett Ave. First arriving engine fire crews encounters a smoke filled 2 story home. Crews made entry into the home. They did not find any fire but found smoldering rolls of carpet heating pads. The pads were rolled up for storage and was smoldering due to the heating elements were wired and were on. The heating elements had caused to material to heat up and melted the material. The damage was confined to the material and the home was not damaged. Estimated cost was $300. Submitted by Assistant Chief Ed Quinto

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