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

North Douglas Minor Residential Fire

On 6-20-08 at approximately 0856 hours, Capital City Fire Rescue responded to a report of a fire in a single family home on North Douglas Hwy. On arrival, the fire was reported to have been put out by the occupants. The fire started when two young children were doing an arts and craft project. When they were using the microwave, it ignited a hand towel that was inside the microwave. The children were able to extinguish the fire and call 911. There was no damage to the structure and there were no injuries.

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