Category Archives: Hospital/Medical Clinic

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”

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”

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”

Sioux City, IA – Arson fire at hospital ER contained with help from sprinkler system

A SIOUX CITY MAN TAKEN TO ST. LUKE’S UNITY POINT HOSPITAL TUESDAY NIGHT IS FACING CRIMINAL CHARGES FOR ALLEGEDLY STARTING A FIRE IN THE MEDICAL CENTER.  34-YEAR-OLD DAVID WARNER IS CHARGED WITH FIRST DEGREE … Continue Reading ››Continue Reading » “Sioux City, IA – Arson fire at hospital ER contained with help from sprinkler system”

Holmdel, NJ – Fire in hospital ICU limited with help from sprinkler system; No injuries reported

A fire at Bayshore Medical Center caused patients to be transported to Riverview Medical Center. Hospital officials said the fire started in a toaster oven inside the break room of the ICU. Six patients … Continue Reading ››Continue Reading » “Holmdel, NJ – Fire in hospital ICU limited with help from sprinkler system; No injuries reported”

Newport News, VA – Trash chute fire in multi-use residential building extinguished by sprinkler system

Newport News multi-purpose building was evacuated Thursday afternoon after a fire started in a trash chute, an official said. Firefighters responded to a report of an alarm activation reporting smoke inside the building in … Continue Reading ››Continue Reading » “Newport News, VA – Trash chute fire in multi-use residential building extinguished by sprinkler system”

Temecula, CA – Overnight fire at women’s health clinic extinguished by sprinkler system

A Temecula women’s clinic was damaged in a possible arson fire Wednesday, but no one was injured. Firefighters were called out just after 1 a.m. to a reported fire inside FPA Women’s Health at … Continue Reading ››Continue Reading » “Temecula, CA – Overnight fire at women’s health clinic extinguished by sprinkler system”

New Iberia, LA – Late night arson fire at medical center extinguished by sprinkler system

A man has been arrested after, fire marshals say, he intentionally set a fire at Iberia Medical Center early Friday morning. Ruddy Romero, Jr., 25, of New Iberia, allegedly set fire to a hospital … Continue Reading ››Continue Reading » “New Iberia, LA – Late night arson fire at medical center extinguished by sprinkler system”