City and Borough of Juneau
155 S. Seward Street
Juneau, Alaska 99801
tel. 907-586-5240
fax 907-586-5385

Capital City Fire/Rescue

Boat fire July 14th

In the early morning of July 14th , some of the Mendenhall valley residents were awaken up to a sound of an explosion. At 0343am CCFR was dispatched to a fire at the 3800 block of Riverside drive. Initial units arrived on scene to find a fully involved boat fire on a 1989 Bayliner 25 foot boat on a trailer. Fire was extinguished and investigation was started by the Juneau police department and Capital city fire rescue fire marshals. The cause of the fire in being investigated and the boat is a total loss. CCFR fire marshals will determine the amount of the fire loss. A 1991 Ford pickup was all parked adjacent to the boat fire and sustained fire damage. No injuries were reported. Assistant Chief Ed Quinto

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