AFD Fire Wire

Compiled by AFD Capt. Rick Murray and Dennis Evanosky

Monday, Sept. 15

Emergency medical responses: 1:47 a.m. Harbor Bay Parkway; 4:18 a.m. Orion Street; 5:57 a.m. Willow Street; 8:25 a.m. Clinton Avenue; 8:32 a.m. Beach Road; 12:22 p.m. Pacific Avenue; 1:42 p.m. South Shore Center; 2:26 p.m. Santa Clara Avenue; 2:33 p.m. Santa Clara; 3:48 p.m. Orion; 4:42 p.m. Santa Clara; 4:53 p.m. Buena Vista Avenue; 5:52 p.m. Park Street; 6:07 p.m. Sherman Street; 7:34 p.m. Pacific; 8:43 p.m. West Tower Avenue; 11:26 p.m. Marina Drive.

Fire responses: 11:31 a.m. 1800 block of Poggi Street, apartment fire alarm; 11:37 a.m. 700 block of Air Cargo Way in Oakland, request for mutual aid at Oakland International Airport; 3:09 p.m. 700 block of Air Cargo Way in Oakland, request for mutual aid at Oakland International Airport; 7:50 p.m. 500 block of Buena Vista Avenue, apartment fire alarm.

Tuesday, Sept. 16

Emergency medical responses: 12:36 a.m. Oyster Pond Road; 3:14 a.m. Fernside Boulevard; 3:16 a.m. Barbers Point Road; 5:37 a.m. Willow Street; 6:28 a.m. Central Avenue; 6:54 a.m. Maple Way; 9 a.m. Central; 10:33 a.m. Victoria Bay; 11 a.m. Plover Court; 11:38 a.m. Broadway; 11:55 a.m. Everett Street; 1:52 p.m. Otis Drive; 2:38 p.m. Sherman Street; 5:19 p.m. Island Drive; 7 p.m. Eagle Avenue; 7:15 p.m. Mariner Square Drive; 8:34 p.m. Eastshore Drive; 8:45 p.m. Buena Vista Avenue; 9:36 p.m. San Jose Avenue; 10:16 p.m. Sea View Parkway; 10:55 p.m. Haight Avenue.

Fire response: 5:30 p.m. 500 block of Buena Vista, report of a small stove-stop fire. The fire was already out when firefighters arrived. Crewmembers made certain that the fire was completely out and ventilated residual smoke from the apartment.

Wednesday, Sept. 17

Emergency medical responses: 9:13 a.m. Marina Drive; 9:35 a.m. Santa Clara Avenue; 9:36 a.m. Park Street; 10:06 a.m. Haight Avenue; 11:28 a.m. Park Street; 2:11 p.m. Santa Clara; 2:12 p.m. Santa Clara; 2:36 p.m. Webster Street; 2:57 p.m. Marina Village Parkway; 5:30 p.m. Waterfall Isle; 6:54 p.m. Otis Drive; 10:07 p.m. Regent Street; 11:11 p.m. Atlantic Avenue.

Fire responses: 1:21 a.m. 1800 block of Poggi Street, report of an appliance fire outside a building. Firefighters used a pre-connected hose line to extinguish the small fire. 3:56 p.m. Holly Street, block number not given, report of a debris fire. Firefighters used a water extinguisher to put out the blaze.

Thursday, Sept. 18

Emergency medical responses: 1:25 a.m. Blanding Avenue; 2:29 a.m. Shore Line Drive; 3:30 a.m. Silva Lane; 8:11 a.m. Pacific Avenue; 8:31 a.m. Park Street; 11:27 a.m. Marina Village Parkway; 11:55 a.m. Broadway; 3:07 p.m. Lincoln Avenue; 3:29 p.m. High Street; 3:49 p.m. Park Street; 4:44 p.m. Rainbow Court; 6:03 p.m. Oak Street; 6:34 p.m. Mariner Square Drive.

Fire response: 8:49 p.m. 2000 block of Clinton Avenue, commercial fire alarm.

Friday, Sept. 19

Emergency medical responses: 12:32 a.m. Marina Drive; 1:52 a.m. Orion Street; 3:21 a.m. Lincoln Avenue; 7:12 a.m. St. Charles Street; 8:16 a.m. San Jose Avenue; 8:32 a.m. Atlantic Avenue; 9:13 a.m. Lincoln; 10:39 a.m. Willow Street; 10:51 a.m. Ralph M. Appezzato Memorial Parkway; 11:31 a.m. Eagle Avenue; 12:54 p.m. Main Street; 1:06 p.m. Buena Vista Avenue; 3:04 p.m. Webster Street; 3:47 p.m. San Antonio Avenue; 4:52 p.m. Santa Clara Avenue; 4:56 p.m. Kinkaid Square; 5:15 p.m. Poggi Street; 5:41 p.m. Corpus Christi Road; 7:14 p.m. Buena Vista; 11:24 p.m. South Shore Center.

Fire responses: 12:07 a.m. 2600 block of La Jolla Drive, residential fire alarm; 10:36 p.m. Newport Road, block number not given, report of a vehicle fire. Firefighters found a vehicle fully engulfed in flames. They used pre-connected hose lines with foam to extinguish the blaze. The department notified the vehicle’s owner. The cause of the fire remains undetermined.

Saturday, Sept. 20

Emergency medical responses: 12:42 a.m. Interstate 880 in Oakland; 4:30 a.m. Lincoln Avenue; 6:48 a.m. Buena Vista Avenue; 8:30 a.m. Webster Street; 10:16 a.m. Westline Drive; 10:48 a.m. Haight Avenue; 2:19 p.m. Buena Vista; 3:38 p.m. Mecartney Road; 4:06 p.m. Santa Clara Avenue; 4:35 p.m. Willow Street; 4:36 p.m. Willow; 7:43 p.m. Buena Vista; 11:18 p.m. West Red Line Avenue.

Fire responses: 11:42 a.m. 2200 block of Otis Drive, report of bathroom water line flooding a residence. Firefighters quickly shut off the main water line, stopping the flow of water. They then used a water vacuum to remove standing water. Crewmembers informed the property manager of the incident. 1:45 p.m. 400 block of Willow Street, commercial fire alarm; 8:38 p.m. 2200 block of Clinton Avenue, report of a residential structure fire. Firefighters noticed slight smoke inside the home. They met with the resident who told them that a small fire was burning in the kitchen. They put out the fire and contained it to its area of origin. The cause is under investigation. There were no reported injuries. 9:47 p.m. Park Street and Shore Line Drive, report of a brush fire. Fighters discovered a fence and some brush on fire. They used a pre-connected hose line to put out the fire, whose cause is suspicious and under investigation.

Sunday, Sept. 21

Emergency medical responses: 2:07 a.m. Pacific Avenue; 4:01 a.m. Purcell Drive; 2:04 p.m. Waterfall Isle; 3:29 p.m. Webster Street; 5:21 p.m. Marina Village Parkway; 5:42 p.m. Marina Village Parkway; 9:40 p.m. Otis Drive.

Fire responses: 4:08 p.m. 2000 block of Santa Clara Avenue, report of an apartment fire. Firefighters found heavy smoke and fire coming from a fourth-floor apartment. They made an aggressive interior fire attack with multiple
pre-connected hose lines. They were able to contain the fire to

reported injuries. The cause of the fire is undetermined and under investigation.

5:31 p.m. Lincoln Avenue, block number not given, unfounded report of smoke in the area.

6:35 p.m. Buena Vista Avenue, block number not given, report of an apartment fire. Firefighters found heavy smoke and fire coming from a third-floor apartment. They made an aggressive interior fire attack with pre-connected hose lines. They were able to put out the fire, containing it to the apartment where it started. There were no reported injuries. The cause is undetermined and under investigation.

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