Category Archives: Grocery Store / Super Center

Mount Vernon, VA – Sprinkler system extinguished fire at Mega Mart before fire crews arrived

The Fairfax County Fire and Rescue Department is asking for the public’s help identifying a person of interest in a fire that occurred on Wednesday, Jan. 30.

At … Continue Reading ››Continue Reading » “Mount Vernon, VA – Sprinkler system extinguished fire at Mega Mart before fire crews arrived”

Jackson, MO – Fire in freezer at grocery store contained by sprinkler system; No injuries reported

 Jackson Fire Department responded to a small fire in Jackson, Missouri on Tuesday, Dec. 11.  Around 11 p.m., crew responded to a fire at Country Mart on Jackson Blvd. When crews arrived … Continue Reading ››Continue Reading » “Jackson, MO – Fire in freezer at grocery store contained by sprinkler system; No injuries reported”

Milford, CT – Fire in Wal-Mart garden center is kept from spreading by sprinkler system

A fire at the Wal-Mart store on Boston Post Road on Tuesday forced the store to shut down temporarily while fire crews extinguished the blaze.  Shortly after 5 p.m., fire units raced to the … Continue Reading ››Continue Reading » “Milford, CT – Fire in Wal-Mart garden center is kept from spreading by sprinkler system”

Chelmsford, MA – Oven fire at grocery store contained by sprinkler system until fire crews arrive

The Drum Hill Hannaford grocery store shut down for several hours Monday, following an oven fire in the store’s deli area, Fire Chief Gary Ryan said.

No injuries were reported. The store … Continue Reading ››Continue Reading » “Chelmsford, MA – Oven fire at grocery store contained by sprinkler system until fire crews arrive”

Marrero, LA – Fire at Walmart store controlled with help from sprinkler system; No injuries reported

Firefighters responded to a fire at the Walmart in Marrero this morning.  Chief Don Robertson of the Marrero Harvey Fire Department said his firefighters were on the scene within one minute of the alarm … Continue Reading ››Continue Reading » “Marrero, LA – Fire at Walmart store controlled with help from sprinkler system; No injuries reported”

Peoria, IL – Oven fire at Sam’s Club prompts sprinkler system to activate; No injuries reported

A kitchen fire temporarily closed Sam’s Club on Monday afternoon and caused a damage estimate of $1 million in products on the store’s shelves.

At about 3:30 p.m., Peoria firefighters responded to … Continue Reading ››Continue Reading » “Peoria, IL – Oven fire at Sam’s Club prompts sprinkler system to activate; No injuries reported”

Yuma, AZ – Fire in trash compactor room at Target store suppressed by sprinkler system

The Yuma Fire Department said a local store had to be evacuated Monday morning due to a fire.  YFD the fire was reported at about 9:40 a.m. at the rear of the Target store, … Continue Reading ››Continue Reading » “Yuma, AZ – Fire in trash compactor room at Target store suppressed by sprinkler system”

Coronado, CA – Supermarket fire contained with help from sprinkler system

A smoky basement fire prompted the evacuation of a supermarket near Naval Air Station North Island Wednesday. Witnesses reported hearing an explosion, likely from an overloaded transformer, in an alley behind the Vons store … Continue Reading ››Continue Reading » “Coronado, CA – Supermarket fire contained with help from sprinkler system”