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

Capital City Fire/Rescue

Residential Structure Fire 7-10-2010

On Saturday, July 10,2010, at approximately 8:30 pm, Capital City Fire Rescue was dispatch to 9367 River Court Drive for a a report of gray smoke from a residence. Upon arrival, fire personnel opened up a vent on the gable end of the roof and found smoke in the attic space. The fire was quickly extinguished. There was fire damage to roof trusses and smoke damage throughout the home. The occupants, who reported the fire, evacuated the home. There were no injuries and the residence is insured. After investigating, it was determined that the fire was caused by a halogen work light left on in the attic from previous work being done that afternoon. The estimate of damage is approximately $15,000.00. The occupants found alternative living arrangements until the home is repaired and cleaned up.

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