Category Archives: Hospital/Care Facility

Canton, OH – Sprinkler system extinguished fire at hospital; No injuries reported

Canton Firefighters were called about 11 p.m. Wednesday to Aultman Hospital’s Bedford Building in response to a fire.

Jason Clevenger of corporate communications at Aultman said the fire … Continue Reading ››Continue Reading » “Canton, OH – Sprinkler system extinguished fire at hospital; No injuries reported”

Davenport, IA – Overnight fire at memory care center put out by sprinkler system

A fire was sparked inside a resident’s room at the Country Manor Memory Care in Davenport on West 46th Street. It happened around 12:30 a.m. on Tuesday, Feb. 14, Fire Chief Paul … Continue Reading ››Continue Reading » “Davenport, IA – Overnight fire at memory care center put out by sprinkler system”

Brockway, PA – Fire at health care and rehabilitation center held in check by sprinkler system; No injuries reported

In Jefferson County, a fire at a health care and rehabilitation center is still under investigation.

Fire officials say the fire was contained to the kitchen of the … Continue Reading ››Continue Reading » “Brockway, PA – Fire at health care and rehabilitation center held in check by sprinkler system; No injuries reported”

Columbia, MO – Fire at Planned Parenthood extinguished by sprinkler system

Police believe somebody intentionally set fire to a Planned Parenthood clinic early Sunday in Columbia, Mo. 

Firefighters first arrived at Planned Parenthood-Columbia Health Center, at 711 North Providence … Continue Reading ››Continue Reading » “Columbia, MO – Fire at Planned Parenthood extinguished by sprinkler system”

Maryville, TN – Sprinkler system extinguished fire at doctor’s office; No injuries reported

A small fire broke out in a doctor’s office on the third floor of Blount Memorial Hospital’s Physicians Office Building Wednesday.

There were no injuries, but the building … Continue Reading ››Continue Reading » “Maryville, TN – Sprinkler system extinguished fire at doctor’s office; No injuries reported”

Spencer, IA – Sprinkler system extinguished fire sparks at hospital; No injuries reported

Staff were cleaning areas of Spencer Hospital Tuesday impacted by smoke damage from a small equipment fire Monday night.

Hospital officials said they hope to reopen the surgical … Continue Reading ››Continue Reading » “Spencer, IA – Sprinkler system extinguished fire sparks at hospital; No injuries reported”

Kamloops, BC, Canada – Arson fire in newly built supportive housing building extinguished by sprinkler system

Police have arrested a 32-year-old man for allegedly setting fire to a room at the newly built Mission Flats Manor on Tuesday night. Kamloops Mounties and firefighters responded to the supportive housing … Continue Reading ››Continue Reading » “Kamloops, BC, Canada – Arson fire in newly built supportive housing building extinguished by sprinkler system”

Middletown, NY – Fire in hospital’s kitchen extinguished by sprinkler system

One employee was hurt by an explosion while attempting to light a stove in the kitchen at Orange Regional Medical Center Thursday morning. Dominick Guardino, chief of special operations for the Mechanicstown … Continue Reading ››Continue Reading » “Middletown, NY – Fire in hospital’s kitchen extinguished by sprinkler system”

Jacksonville, FL – Hospital fire put out by sprinkler; Fire started in air handling unit, no injuries reported

Jacksonville Fire and Rescue Department has responded to a fire at Baptist Hospital in Downtown Jacksonville. According to JFRD, the fire has been controlled and they are working to clear … Continue Reading ››Continue Reading » “Jacksonville, FL – Hospital fire put out by sprinkler; Fire started in air handling unit, no injuries reported”