Category Archives: Retail

Fire contained by sprinkler system at local business (Buford, GA)

Firefighters responded to a Pak Mail after a passerby reported seeing smoke coming from the door of the business. According to Gwinnett County Fire and Emergency Services public information officer Capt. Tommy Rutledge, crews … Continue Reading ››Continue Reading » “Fire contained by sprinkler system at local business (Buford, GA)”

Grocery store fire suppressed by two sprinklers (Oakbrook Terrace, IL)

*** NO MEDIA COVERAGE AVAILABLE *** The Oakbrook Terrace Fire Protection District reported a fire alarm activation at roughly 11:30 PM on Sunday, Nov. 25 at an approximately 60,000 square foot fresh market grocery … Continue Reading ››Continue Reading » “Grocery store fire suppressed by two sprinklers (Oakbrook Terrace, IL)”

Sprinklers credited for limiting damage in overnight strip mall fire (Shakopee, MN)

Sprinklers are being credited for limiting damage at a strip mall in after an overnight fire in Shakopee. Chief Rick Coleman says the fire may have been triggered by an explosion of some sort, … Continue Reading ››Continue Reading » “Sprinklers credited for limiting damage in overnight strip mall fire (Shakopee, MN)”

Sprinklers suppress fire at University of New Hampshire marketplace (Durham, NH)

A fire broke out at a University of New Hampshire marketplace. Firefighters who arrived at the scene found smoke and steam coming from the building. Inside, the sprinkler system had already been activated. … Continue Reading ››Continue Reading » “Sprinklers suppress fire at University of New Hampshire marketplace (Durham, NH)”