Boise, ID – Late night laundry fire at hotel contained with help from sprinkler system

The fire, apparently sparked in oil-soaked towels, was extinguished in about five minutes, the Boise Fire Department reported on Twitter. One employee was treated at the scene for smoke inhalation, KBOI-TV, Channel 2 reports.  … Continue Reading ››

Charleston, SC – Early morning fire at short-term rental property contained by sprinkler system

Firefighters with the City of Charleston Fire Department responded to a fire in downtown Charleston this morning just after 3:30 a.m., according to Fire Marshal Mike Julazadeh. The alarm company reported an automatic fire … Continue Reading ››

San Antonio, TX – Sprinkler system limits spread of apartment fire; No injuries and fire damage minimized

The fire happened just before 1 a.m. Sunday in the 9600 block of Bandera Road. According to police, the people inside the apartment left food on the stove unattended. The sprinkler inside the apartment put out … Continue Reading ››

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