AFD Fire Wire

Compiled by AFD Capt. Rick Murray and Dennis Evanosky

Monday, Aug. 4

Emergency medical responses: 5:38 a.m. Otis Drive; 2:16 p.m. Lincoln Avenue; 2:39 p.m. Broadway; 2:42 p.m. Coast Guard Island; 2:56 p.m. Buena Vista Avenue; 4:22 p.m. Brush Street; 4:36 p.m. Willow Street; 7:42 p.m. San Antonio Avenue; 7:52 p.m. Buena Vista Avenue.

Fire responses: 2 a.m. West Red Line Avenue, block number not given, report of an outside planter box on fire. Firefighters used a booster line to extinguish the fire. 7:17 p.m. 700 block of Atlantic Avenue, apartment fire alarm; 9:38 p.m. 500 block of Westline Drive, commercial fire alarm; 10:29 p.m. 1800 block of Clinton Avenue, report of electrical arcing at a residence. Firefighters made certain that there was no active electrical fire, turned off the power and advised the resident to have an electrician make necessary repairs.

Tuesday, Aug. 5

Emergency medical responses: 8:21 a.m. Atlantic Avenue; 10:03 a.m. Bay Street; 11:41 a.m. Central Avenue; 1:07 p.m. Webster Street; 1:23 p.m. Page Street; 1:36 p.m. Blanding Avenue; 5:58 p.m. Coral Reef Road; 7:18 p.m. Second Street; 8:48 p.m. Clement Avenue; 9:31 p.m. Mound Street.

Fire responses: 3:28 a.m. 700 block of Eagle Avenue, residential fire alarm; 10:31 a.m. 200 block of Sweet Road, residential fire alarm; 8:21 p.m. 1800 block of Poggi Street, citizen assist.

Wednesday, Aug. 6

Emergency medical responses: 3:07 a.m. Willow Street; 4:42 a.m. Otis Drive; 10 a.m. Fifth Street; 12:22 p.m. Lincoln Avenue; 1:08 p.m. Harbor Light Road; 1:24 p.m. Clinton Avenue; 1:41 p.m. Park Street; 4:44 p.m. Blanding Avenue; 5:15 p.m. Ninth Street; 6:13 p.m. Blanding; 7:48 p.m. Eagle Avenue; 9:12 p.m. Stardust Place; 10 p.m. South Shore Center, 11:44 p.m. Purcell Drive.

Fire responses: 9:02 a.m. 600 block of Central Avenue, report of a smoking commercial dryer. Firefighters discovered the smoking dryer inside the business. Crewmembers turned off the power. They noticed a burned-out machine belt, placed the dryer out of service and advised the business to fix the dryer before using it again. 12:18 p.m. 3100 block of Santa Cruz Lane, residential fire alarm.

Thursday, Aug. 7

Emergency medical responses: 2:20 a.m. Buena Vista Avenue; 4:21 a.m. Shore Line Drive; 7:30 a.m. West Atlantic Avenue; 8:36 a.m. Otis Drive; 9:14 a.m. Marina Village Parkway; 9:26 a.m. Central Avenue; 12:11 p.m. Second Street; 2:52 p.m. Park Street; 3:49 p.m. Ballena Boulevard; 5:09 p.m. Park Street; 7:37 p.m. South Shore Center.

Fire response: 8:47 a.m. West Tower Avenue, block number not given, commercial fire alarm.

Friday, Aug. 8

Emergency medical responses: 1:43 a.m. Taylor Avenue; 2:39 a.m. Channing Way; 6:45 a.m. Buena Vista Avenue; 8:47 a.m. Central Avenue; 11:01 a.m. Broadway; 11:08 a.m. Central; 12:12 p.m. Willow Street; 5:15 p.m. Mariner Square Loop; 5:30 p.m. Lincoln Avenue; 5:45 p.m. Park Street; 6:49 p.m. Mariner Square Drive; 7:58 p.m. Willow; 9:30 p.m. Park Street; 10:58 p.m. South Shore Center.

Fire responses: There were no fire responses on Friday, Aug. 8.

Saturday, Aug. 9

Emergency medical responses: 4:07 a.m. Lincoln Avenue; 8:08 a.m. Island Drive; 9:53 a.m. Orion Street; 11:08 a.m. Fernside Boulevard; 12:40 p.m. Island; 6:13 p.m. Shore Line Drive; 6:43 p.m. Park Street; 10:02 p.m. Blanding Avenue; 11:42 p.m. Sherman Street.

Fire responses: 8:36 a.m. Third Street, apartment fire alarm; 11:30 a.m. 1300 block of Marina Village Parkway, commercial fire alarm; 8:23 p.m. 2300 block of Lincoln Avenue, report of a small outside trash can fire. Fire was out when firefighters arrived. 11:32 p.m. 2100 block of San Jose Avenue, apartment fire alarm.

Sunday, Aug. 10

Emergency medical responses: 12:33 a.m. Pearl Harbor Road; 2:56 a.m. 50th Avenue in Oakland; 4:37 a.m. Grand Street; 10:25 a.m. Westline Drive; 10:32 a.m. Jouett Square; 11:07 a.m. Mecartney Road; 11:13 a.m. Fir Avenue; 12:15 p.m. Lincoln Avenue; 12:34 p.m. Webster Street; 12:48 p.m. Mecartney; 1:09 p.m. Everett Street; 3:21 p.m. Constitution Way; 3:31 p.m. Thau Way; 3:42 p.m. Garfield Avenue; 3:43 p.m. Park Street; 5:20 p.m. Atlantic Avenue; 5:45 p.m. Island Drive; 7:36 p.m. Webster Street; 9:17 p.m. Santa Clara Avenue.

Fire responses: 3:03 p.m. 400 block of Central Avenue, apartment fire alarm; 5:18 p.m. 2200 block of Shore Line Drive, report of smoke and firework activity on the beach. Firefighters were unable to locate any firework activity or smoke. 6:54 p.m. 1600 block of Grand Street, citizen assist.

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