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Sprinkler system successfully extinguishes a university dorm fire (Rochester, NY)

Sprinkler system successfully activated and extinguished a dorm fire at the University of Rochester. The fire was caused after a burn paper towel was thrown down the trash shoot igniting items in the dumpster. … Continue Reading ››Continue Reading » “Sprinkler system successfully extinguishes a university dorm fire (Rochester, NY)”

Apartment kitchen fire quickly extinguished with help from sprinkler system (Woodridge, IL)

No injuries were reported in a Sunday morning fire that apparently began on a stove and left three units uninhabitable in a Woodridge apartment building, authorities said. They said a small kitchen fire had … Continue Reading ››Continue Reading » “Apartment kitchen fire quickly extinguished with help from sprinkler system (Woodridge, IL)”