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Sparks, NV – Fire at CVS Pharmacy extinguished with help from sprinkler system; No injuries reported

The Sparks Fire Department has extinguished a fire at the CVS Pharmacy at Oddie and El Rancho.

Firefighters were called shortly before 1PM February 21, 2019 and found … Continue Reading ››Continue Reading » “Sparks, NV – Fire at CVS Pharmacy extinguished with help from sprinkler system; No injuries reported”

Lancaster, SC – Fire in dust collection system in prison wood shop is put out by sprinkler system

A fire broke out in the Kershaw Correctional Institution woodworking shop Tuesday afternoon. Lancaster County Fire Marshal Russell Rogers said the fire started in the dust-collection system in the woodworking shop, … Continue Reading ››Continue Reading » “Lancaster, SC – Fire in dust collection system in prison wood shop is put out by sprinkler system”

Ithaca, NY – Laundry fire at off-campus apartments contained by sprinkler system

A blaze filled a Summerhill apartment laundry room Saturday afternoon after flames were sparked by a buildup of lint, according to an Ithaca Fire Department press release. The fire torched a … Continue Reading ››Continue Reading » “Ithaca, NY – Laundry fire at off-campus apartments contained by sprinkler system”

Palm Beach, FL – Sprinkler system helps limit spread of fire at country club

Fire crews responded to a small electrical fire this afternoon at the Palm Beach Country Club. The fire occurred in a concrete storage area just behind a section of the golf course … Continue Reading ››Continue Reading » “Palm Beach, FL – Sprinkler system helps limit spread of fire at country club”

Buckingham, PA – Fire at elementary school confined to one classroom by sprinkler system

A fire at Cold Spring Elementary School in Buckingham started in an unoccupied classroom on the second floor, township police said Thursday. Fire Marshal Jim Kettler is investigating the cause, they added. … Continue Reading ››Continue Reading » “Buckingham, PA – Fire at elementary school confined to one classroom by sprinkler system”

Natick, MA – Electrical fire at research center contained by sprinkler system

A two-alarm electrical fire broke out last Tuesday evening at Natick Labs, a U.S. Army research center, resulting in heavy smoke but no serious injuries, said Natick Deputy Fire Chief Daniel Mathews. … Continue Reading ››Continue Reading » “Natick, MA – Electrical fire at research center contained by sprinkler system”

Bend, OR – Apartment grease fire “could have been much worse” if not for activated sprinkler

Bend Fire says a residential sprinkler system saved an apartment from major damage, Monday. A unit responded to an alarm at the Outlook at Pilot Butte apartments, just before 2:30 p.m. They … Continue Reading ››Continue Reading » “Bend, OR – Apartment grease fire “could have been much worse” if not for activated sprinkler”

Johns Island, SC – Apartment kitchen fire contained by single sprinkler

Charleston's Fire Marshal Division responded to a report about a fire in an apartment building on Reva Ridge Drive in Johns Island around 3 p.m. Thursday. Firefighters arrived in less than five … Continue Reading ››Continue Reading » “Johns Island, SC – Apartment kitchen fire contained by single sprinkler”