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

Capital City Fire/Rescue

July 16th electrical fire

On Saturday July 16th, at 1:19 pm CCFR responded to a residential fire on Carrol Way in Downtown Juneau. Initial units found a house that had an electrical fire in a bedroom. The homeowner had found the fire and called 911 The fire started around an electrical plug area and flames were seen by the homeowner. She was able to extinguish the fire with a fire extinguisher. Because of her quick actions, fire and smoke damage was confined to the bedroom. The fire crews confirmed there were no further fires in the walls or surrounding area. Estimate damage valued at $2000. No injuries were noted. Submitted by Assistant Chief Ed Quinto

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