City and Borough of Juneau
155 S. Seward Street
Juneau, Alaska 99801
tel. 907-586-5240
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Capital City Fire/Rescue

April 16, 2017 Shed fire

On Sunday April 16, 2017 at 0300 CCFR responded to an outside storage shed fire. The storage unit was approximately 25ft X 35ft. The building was fully involved and the nearby trees were on fire. It took approximately an hour to completely extinguish the fire. The homeowners were awaken by their dogs and found their storage building was on fire. They attempted to put the initial fire out with fire extinguisher with no affect. The homeowners had moved their vehicles away from the fire and were able to save their cars. The entire contents of the storage building were destroyed. The building was being used as a storage unit and no occupants were inside. The main house was not affected. The Fire Marshal is determining the fire as Arson and will investigate the cause. Fire Damage cost is undetermined and will be announced by the Fire Marshal. Contact the Fire Marshal’s office for information. Submitted by Assistant Chief Ed Quinto

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