Palm City, FL – Fire put out in less than 20 minutes thanks to sprinkler system; No injuries reported

Martin County Fire Rescue officials extinguished a fire at a business on Southwest 42nd Avenue, a fire rescue official said Tuesday.

Crews were called to a fire alarm at 8:10 p.m. Monday at the business in the 3300 block of Southwest 42nd Avenue, Division Chief Daniel Wouters said. The location is west of Florida’s Turnpike and north of Southwest Martin Highway.

The business was identified as PAC Seating Systems. It was closed Tuesday but will be open Wednesday, said Alyssa Eidson, HR account assistant at the business.

Wouters said an overhead sprinkler system held the fire in check, and firefighters finished putting it out. The fire was out in less than 20 minutes, he said.

The amount of damage was not immediately available.

The fire, which is being investigated by the state fire marshal, caused no injuries, Wouters said.

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