Category Archives: Townhouse / Condominium

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”

Lake Zurich, IL – (no media coverage) Townhouse fire that extinguished by single sprinkler

*** No Media Coverage - Fire Department Reported *** The Lake Zurich Fire Department responded to the 000 block of Lakeview Place in Lake Zurich for a reported structure fire. The first fire … Continue Reading ››Continue Reading » “Lake Zurich, IL – (no media coverage) Townhouse fire that extinguished by single sprinkler”

Aberdeen, MD – Arson fire at town home contained to basement area by sprinkler system

Investigators are looking for information from the community about fires that were set at two adjoining townhouses early Friday afternoon.  Firefighters from the Abingdon Volunteer Fire Company and surrounding companies were dispatched at 12:16 … Continue Reading ››Continue Reading » “Aberdeen, MD – Arson fire at town home contained to basement area by sprinkler system”

Clear Lake, IA – Sprinkler system extinguishes kitchen fire in condominium; No injuries reported

A stove top grease fire at a condominium complex was put out before firefighters could arrive Monday night. The Clear Lake Fire Department was called to The Harborage Pilot House on North Shore Drive … Continue Reading ››Continue Reading » “Clear Lake, IA – Sprinkler system extinguishes kitchen fire in condominium; No injuries reported”

Hampstead, MD – Sprinkler system activated for second-floor townhouse fire

The Office of the State Fire Marshal stated that discarded smoking materials was the cause of an accidental fire in a second-floor bedroom of a townhouse in Hampstead Monday night.

Almost exactly 24 hours … Continue Reading ››Continue Reading » “Hampstead, MD – Sprinkler system activated for second-floor townhouse fire”

Honolulu, HI – Overnight fire in 43-story condominium building doused by sprinkler system

An automatic fire sprinkler doused a fire at the Keola Lai Condominiums shortly after midnight and one resident sustained a lower leg injury from the incident, Honolulu firefighters said.  Thirty-nine firefighters responded at 12:03 … Continue Reading ››Continue Reading » “Honolulu, HI – Overnight fire in 43-story condominium building doused by sprinkler system”

Greenview, MO – Condominium balcony fire contained with help from sprinkler system

Sparks from a saw are being blamed for a fire that damaged a condominium building in Greenview. Mid-County Fire Chief Scott Frandsen says the initial call to the Bella Sera condos on Twin Rivers … Continue Reading ››Continue Reading » “Greenview, MO – Condominium balcony fire contained with help from sprinkler system”

Huntington, VA – Sprinkler system activates in townhouse fire; No injuries reported

A sprinkler minimized damage and prevented injuries for a second time in weeks in the Greater Alexandria area, according to the fire department.

Fairfax County and Alexandria crew responded to the 2000 block of … Continue Reading ››Continue Reading » “Huntington, VA – Sprinkler system activates in townhouse fire; No injuries reported”

James City County, VA – Townhouse fire contained by sprinkler system

Firefighters from the James City County Fire Department helped to contain and put out a townhouse fire on Saturday.

According to officials, the fire happened around 4 p.m. in the 2200 block of Carraige … Continue Reading ››Continue Reading » “James City County, VA – Townhouse fire contained by sprinkler system”