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

Structure fire at 5600 block of North Douglas

On Thursday May 14, at 7:22 pm Capital City Fire Rescue received a call for a structure fire at the 5600 block of North Douglas Highway. Initial engine crew arrived to find a fully involved large attached garage fire. The fire crews had set up fire lines to attack from the outside only due to the building being fully engulfed in fire. The fire also had extended to the rest of the house. There were no walls standing on the garage after the fire. The main house had sustained damage to the main portion of the first floor. The house was currently being remodeled and no one was living in the house. The house is declared a total lost. Total building value of $91,000. It appears the fire had started in the garage. The fire marshal’s office is currently investigation the fire. 3 engines, 1 ladder truck and multiple support units were on scene. No injuries occurred. Submitted by Assistant Chief Ed Quinto

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