City and Borough of Juneau
155 S. Seward Street
Juneau, Alaska 99801
tel. 907-586-5240
fax 907-586-5385
http://www.juneau.org

Capital City Fire/Rescue

Channel View Apartment Fire UPDATE

On Sunday, April 10, 2016, Capital City Fire Rescue was dispatched to 345 Gastineau Avenue for an apartment fire at Channel View Apartments. Upon arrival of fire personnel, smoke was visible from the exterior as a window had broken out from the heat. The fire marshals office conducted a fire origin and cause investigation immediately after fire suppression activities were completed. The fire started in one of two bedrooms in the apartment. The apartment sustained heat and smoke damage as well as water damage from the sprinkler system activating. There were other apartments in the building that also sustained water damage. At this time the cause of the fire is still under investigation pending interviews with the apartment occupants being completed. Submitted by: Fire Marshal Daniel Jager



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