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

Capital City Fire/Rescue

Trailer Fire on March 23, 2017

On Thursday March 23, 2017 CCFR responded to the 200 block of Switzer trailer park for a residential trailer fire. Units arrived to find lots of smoke coming from the eves of the trailer but no flames visible from the outside. Fire crews entered the trailer and quickly extinguished the fire. The occupants of the trailer were not in the home at the time and later showed up on scene. There was heavy fire damage to the room of origin and lots of smoke damage to the rest of the inside the trailer. Homeowner had stated that his dog and cat was inside the trailer. The crews were able to find the dog and cat in the back bedroom of the trailer. The 5 year dog and 7 year old cat were reunited with their owner. The Red Cross showed up on scene to assist the trailer occupants with living arraignments. There were no injuries from the civilians or CCFR members. The Fire Marshal is currently investigating the cause of the fire and damage cost determination. For inquires please contact the Fire Marshal’s office By Assistant Chief Ed Quinto

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