City and Borough of Juneau
155 S. Seward Street
Juneau, Alaska 99801
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Capital City Fire/Rescue

10-7-2012 - Residential Structure Fire- 9166 River Wood Drive

On Sunday, October 7,2012, at approximately 4:56 PM, Capital City Fire Rescue responded to 9166 River Wood Drive for a report of a residential structure fire. Engine 31, Truck 32, Rescue 1, Medic 5, Engine 41 and Battalion 1 responded to the scene. While en route, dispatch advised that an off duty firefighter was on scene and reported that there was smoke inside of the house and the blinds were melted. Upon arrival, fire personnel found a single story, single family dwelling with grey smoke coming out of the roof eaves. The home owners were not home at the time. The fire was quickly extinguished and the cause of the fire was determined to be combustible materials that were too close to the wood stove heat source. There were no injuries reported. There was approximately $5,000 in heat and smoke damage and the home was insured. Submitted by: Fire Marshal Daniel Jager

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