City and Borough of Juneau
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Juneau, Alaska 99801
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Capital City Fire/Rescue

Dryer fire on James Blvd

Early Tuesday morning on October 11, 2016 Capital City Fire Rescue responded to a multi residential unit complex at the 9200 block of james blvd. The fire department arrived on scene to find a dryer fire inside a laundry room. The fire was quickly extinguished. One of the residents had smelled the smoke and another resident of the same apartment used a fire extinguisher to knock down majority of the fire. Our engine fire crew was able to extinguish the rest of the fire. The fire was confined to a dryer unit. Smoke and heat damage confined to the laundry room. An estimated loss of $4000. The fire Marshals are currently investigating the fire. Submitted by Assistant Chief Ed Quinto

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