Tag Archives: Evening (6pm-9pm)

Waterloo, IA – Apartment fire put out by sprinkler system while woman and infant were asleep in bedroom

An automatic alarm that alerted firefighters to an apartment fire likely saved the lives of a Waterloo woman and her infant child, according to fire officials. Waterloo Fire Rescue was called … Continue Reading ››Continue Reading » “Waterloo, IA – Apartment fire put out by sprinkler system while woman and infant were asleep in bedroom”

Cheney, WA – Sprinkler system prevents apartment fire from spreading

A fire in a Cheney apartment building prompted an evacuation, but was contained to a single apartment Monday night thanks to a sprinkler head. Last Monday around 8:23 p.m., Cheney firefighters responded … Continue Reading ››Continue Reading » “Cheney, WA – Sprinkler system prevents apartment fire from spreading”

Charlotte, NC – Sprinkler system assists firefighters in controlling business fire in large warehouse

Around 5:30 p.m. firefighters responded to a fire alarm at a warehouse in the 1000 block of Louise Avenue. When they arrived smoke was pouring from one side of the building but … Continue Reading ››Continue Reading » “Charlotte, NC – Sprinkler system assists firefighters in controlling business fire in large warehouse”

Cape Girardeau, MO – Sprinkler system activated for semi-truck fire at Buzzi Unicem; No injuries reported

Cape Girardeau and Scott City firefighters responded to a fire Friday night at the Buzzi Unicem Alternative Fuels facility in south Cape Girardeau.

Upon arrival just after 8 … Continue Reading ››Continue Reading » “Cape Girardeau, MO – Sprinkler system activated for semi-truck fire at Buzzi Unicem; No injuries reported”

Spartanburg, SC – Sprinkler system extinguishes apartment kitchen fire; No injuries reported

Three families were displaced after an apartment fire Friday evening off Powell Mill Road.

Una Fire Chief Jeff Hadden said his department responded to a kitchen fire at … Continue Reading ››Continue Reading » “Spartanburg, SC – Sprinkler system extinguishes apartment kitchen fire; No injuries reported”

Spencer, IA – Sprinkler system extinguished fire sparks at hospital; No injuries reported

Staff were cleaning areas of Spencer Hospital Tuesday impacted by smoke damage from a small equipment fire Monday night.

Hospital officials said they hope to reopen the surgical … Continue Reading ››Continue Reading » “Spencer, IA – Sprinkler system extinguished fire sparks at hospital; No injuries reported”

Grande Prairie, AB, Canada – Fire in apartment building contained to one suite by sprinkler system

A fire prompted an evacuation of Willow Place on Saturday evening but was contained to one apartment suite.

The Grande Prairie Fire Department received the call at 6:26 … Continue Reading ››Continue Reading » “Grande Prairie, AB, Canada – Fire in apartment building contained to one suite by sprinkler system”

Everson, WA – Fire at nylon casting business controlled by sprinkler system

An Everson nylon casting business that has suffered two substantial fires since 2006 had another Thursday evening, but the building’s sprinkler system kept damage to a minimum and allowed everybody to get … Continue Reading ››Continue Reading » “Everson, WA – Fire at nylon casting business controlled by sprinkler system”