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Corona, CA – Warehouse fire contained with help from sprinkler system

A fire Friday in a Corona warehouse containing aircraft parts damaged the upper half of the structure, but was prevented from spreading thanks to the work of firefighters and the building’s automatic … Continue Reading ››Continue Reading » “Corona, CA – Warehouse fire contained with help from sprinkler system”

Grand Forks, ND – Hotel dryer fire extinguished by sprinkler system; No injuries reported

A sprinkler system extinguished a fire at a Grand Forks hotel early Sunday morning.

The fire department says around 4:10 a.m., crews responded to the Expressway Inn and … Continue Reading ››Continue Reading » “Grand Forks, ND – Hotel dryer fire extinguished by sprinkler system; No injuries reported”

Redlands, CA – Home office fire contained by residential sprinkler system; No injuries reported

A residential fire sprinkler did its job, activating moments after a fire began and likely saving a home from catastrophic damage and a family from potential injury or loss of life.

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Grand Rapids, MI – Second floor condominium fire contained with help from sprinkler system

One person was injured in a small fire inside of a second-floor condominium at Union Square apartments Saturday, March 16. Firefighters responded to the building, 600 Broadway Ave. NW, about 4:45 … Continue Reading ››Continue Reading » “Grand Rapids, MI – Second floor condominium fire contained with help from sprinkler system”

Tucson, AZ – Apartment fire contained by sprinkler system; Firefighters put out remainder of fire

Rural Metro Firefighters responded to a fire near Irvington Road and Palo Verde Road last Friday afternoon. When firefighters arrived on scene they found smoke coming out a door and saw … Continue Reading ››Continue Reading » “Tucson, AZ – Apartment fire contained by sprinkler system; Firefighters put out remainder of fire”

Huntington Station, NY – Restaurant fire in strip mall extinguished by sprinkler system

Multiple fire departments were on the scene of a fire at a strip mall in Huntington Station last Friday afternoon. Suffolk Police say a 911 call came in at 2:46 p.m. … Continue Reading ››Continue Reading » “Huntington Station, NY – Restaurant fire in strip mall extinguished by sprinkler system”

Palatine, IL – No injuries in condominium fire extinguished by automatic sprinkler system

No injuries resulted from a fire at a downtown Palatine condominium, authorities said. Officials said the fire, reported at 2:43 p.m. Thursday, occurred in a fifth-floor unit in the 200 block of … Continue Reading ››Continue Reading » “Palatine, IL – No injuries in condominium fire extinguished by automatic sprinkler system”

Elnora, IN – Fire at elementary school suppressed by sprinkler system; School in session next day

Firefighters were called to North Daviess Elementary School Thursday evening. The Daviess County Sheriff's Department reports an alarm was sounded at 6:51 p.m. at the school at 5498 E. SR 58 and … Continue Reading ››Continue Reading » “Elnora, IN – Fire at elementary school suppressed by sprinkler system; School in session next day”