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

Capital City Fire/Rescue

UPDATE: Basin Road Structure Fire

On Monday, June 1, 2009, at approximately 0110 hours, Capital City Fire Rescue was dispatched to respond to a structure fire located at 811 Basin Road. Upon arrival, fire personnel discovered flames and smoke from a ground level laundry room. The adjacent single family residence was also on fire. The apartment fire was contained to the laundry room due to the building construction materials resistence to the flames. The residential home sustained heavy fire damage and was a total loss. The aparment sustained approximately $100,000 in damage and the residential structure and contents loss was approximately $300,000. Both structures were insured After an intial investigation and numerous interviews were conducted, it is determined that this fire was intentionally set. Anyone with information regarding this fire is encouraged to contact the Capital City Fire Marshal's Office at 586-5322.

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