AFD Fire Wire

Compiled by AFD Capt. Rick Murray and Dennis Evanosky

Monday, May 12

Emergency medical responses: 2:54 a.m. Willow Street; 5:51 a.m. Webster Street; 9:23 a.m. Park Avenue; 10:14 a.m. Bali Lane; 10:15 a.m. Ninth Street; 10:39 a.m. Central Avenue; 12:53 p.m. Franciscan Way; 1:11 p.m. Webster; 2:19 p.m. Central; 3:08 p.m. Oleander Avenue; 4:16 p.m. Central; 4:18 p.m. Otis Drive; 5:12 p.m. Central; 6:36 p.m. Island Drive; 6:50 p.m. Atlantic Avenue; 11:05 p.m. Central; 11:21 p.m. Versailles Avenue.

Fire responses: 3:18 a.m. 2000 block of Santa Clara Avenue, apartment fire alarm; 6:45 a.m. 700 block of Atlantic Avenue, apartment fire alarm; 11:10 a.m. 1000 block of Chestnut Street, apartment fire alarm; 4:54 p.m. Buena Vista Avenue, block number not given, apartment fire alarm; 10:07 p.m. 2100 block of Clement Avenue, commercial fire alarm; 11:42 p.m. Otis Drive, block number not given, unfounded outside smoke investigation. 

Tuesday, May 13

Emergency medical responses: 12;10 a.m. Buena Vista Avenue; 5 a.m. Willow Street; 5:22 a.m. Willow; 6:44 a.m. High Street; 7:53 a.m. Buena Vista; 9:06 a.m. Central Avenue; 9:45 a.m. Grand Street; 11:35 a.m. Magnolia Drive; 11:45 a.m. Harbor Road; 1 p.m. Peach Street; 1:36 p.m. Buena Vista; 4:09 p.m. Clement Avenue; 4:12 p.m. Shorepoint Court; 4:40 p.m. Stardust Place, 5:29 p.m. Marina Drive; 5:30 p.m. Shore Line Drive; 5:59 p.m. Westline Drive; 6:19 p.m. Westline; 9:50 p.m. Parfait Lane; 10:57 p.m. Willow; 11:14 p.m. Taylor Avenue; 11:20 p.m. Shorepoint.

Fire responses: 2:53 p.m. Fifth Street, block number not given, small pile of smoldering debris. Firefighters used a booster line to cool the area and make certain fire was extinguished. 3:23 p.m. 1800 block of Webster Street, apartment fire alarm; 6:05 p.m. 2200 block of South Shore Center, commercial fire alarm; 7:51 p.m. 300 block of Oleander Avenue, leaking fire hydrant. Crewmembers used a hydrant wrench to tighten the connection and stop the leak. 10:10 p.m. 2100 block of Clement Avenue, commercial fire alarm.

Wednesday, May 14

Emergency medical responses: 12:33 a.m. St. Charles Street; 4:59 a.m. Central Avenue; 7:37 a.m. Pearl Street; 8:40 a.m. Santa Clara Avenue; 9:03 a.m. Blanding Avenue; 9:05 a.m. Park Street; 10:05 a.m. Westline Drive; 11:31 a.m. Neptune Gardens Avenue; 12:25 p.m. Park Street; 12:57 p.m. Willow Street; 1:23 p.m. Santa Clara; 3:12 p.m. Taylor Avenue; 3:42 p.m. Shore Line Drive; 4:08 p.m. Island Drive; 6:21 p.m. Central; 9:26 p.m. Mariner Square Drive.

Fire responses: 12:35 a.m. 2200 block of South Shore Center, malfunctioning commercial sprinkler system. Firefighters identified the problem and advised the tenant to have an authorized sprinkler service company make the necessary repairs. 12:16 p.m. 2000 block of Central Avenue, report of resident illegally burning debris. Firefighters advised the resident of the city’s “no burning” ordinance. 5:37 p.m. 500 block of Santa Clara Avenue, apartment fire alarm; 6:27 p.m. 1200 block of Park Avenue, report of smoke inside a residence. Firefighters arrived to find the home filled with smoke. They discovered burned food on the stove. They removed the food, turned off the stove and ventilated the residual smoke from the residence. 8:34 p.m. 1300 block of Marina Village Parkway, commercial fire alarm; 10;10 p.m. 2100 block of Clement Avenue, commercial fire alarm; 11:55 p.m. 2700 block of Tilden Way, unfounded outside smoke investigation.

Thursday, May 15

Emergency medical responses: 5:42 a.m. Walnut Street; 5:45 a.m. Willow Street; 7:52 a.m. Mecartney Road; 8:18 a.m. Applegate Way; 8:44 a.m. San Antonio Avenue; 9:58 a.m. Camellia Drive; 11:31 a.m. Atlantic Avenue; 12:01 p.m. South Shore Center; 12:10 p.m. Sweet Road; 12:40 p.m. Buena Vista Avenue; 1:19 p.m. Lincoln Avenue; 3:57 p.m. St. Charles Street; 4:38 p.m. Shorepoint Court; 5:15 p.m. Central Avenue; 8:57 p.m. Willow; 10:38 p.m. Eastshore Drive.

Fire response: 10:10 p.m. 2100 block of Clement Avenue, commercial fire alarm. 

Friday, May 16

Emergency medical responses: 2:03 a.m. Channing Way; 7:53 a.m. Santa Clara Avenue; 8:38 a.m. Webster Street; 11:41 a.m. Channing; 12;10 p.m. Tarryton Isle; 12:20 p.m. Central Avenue; 12:23 p.m. Park Street; 1:15 p.m. Encinal Avenue; 1:51 p.m. Blanding Avenue; 2:55 p.m. Tilden Way; 3:50 p.m. Willow Street; 5:23 p.m. Haight Avenue; 5:47 p.m. Franciscan Way; 6:20 p.m. Central; 6:55 p.m. Willow; 8:52 p.m. Sea Horse Drive; 11:14 p.m. Atlantic Avenue.

Fire responses: 8:43 a.m. Washington Street, block number not given, report of outside natural gas odor. Crewmembers confirmed the slight odor of gas. They notified Pacific Gas & Electric Co. (PG&E) and turned the scene over to the PG&E crewmembers when they arrived. 8:50 a.m. Washington Street, block number not given. Firefighters called back to investigate lingering smell of gas. They requested that PG&E crew return to the scene. 9:14 p.m. 700 block of Atlantic Avenue, apartment fire alarm; 10:11 p.m. 2100 block of Clement Avenue, commercial fire alarm. 

Saturday, May 17

Emergency medical responses: 12:04 a.m. Santa Clara Avenue; 12:55 a.m. Willow Street; 1:14 a.m. South Shore Center; 2:53 a.m. Webster Street; 3:55 a.m. Fair Oaks Avenue; 4:34 a.m. Channing Way; 10:57 a.m. Willow 11:12 a.m. El Sereno;  4:27 p.m. Walnut Street; 4:38 p.m. Webster; 5:28 p.m. Lincoln Avenue; 5:46 p.m. Tilden Way; 7 p.m. Central Avenue; 8:59 p.m. Tilden.

Fire responses: There were no fire responses on Saturday, May 17. 

Sunday, May 18

Emergency medical responses: 1:05 a.m. Central Avenue; 2:05 a.m. Willow Street; 2:05 a.m. Santa Clara Avenue; 6:06 a.m. Benton Street; 8:09 a.m. Webster Street; 10:15 a.m. Buena Vista Avenue; 10:26 a.m. Packet Landing Road; 12:13 p.m. Sweet Road; 2:13 p.m. Willow; 3:15 p.m. Oak Street; 5:13 p.m. Encinal Avenue; 6:36 p.m. Stone Harbor; 8:49 p.m. Otis Drive; 7:18 p.m. Park Street.

Fire responses: 2:39 a.m. 1000 block of Marina Village Parkway, report of fire underneath a pier. Firefighters used a chainsaw to remove a portion of the pier and extinguish the fire. The cause is under investigation. 9:37 a.m. Buena Vista Avenue, block number not given, report of smoke inside a commercial building. Firefighters arrived and identified the source as smoke coming from a nearby restaurant preparing food. There was no emergency. 8:28 p.m. Packet Landing Road, block number not given, report of an outside natural gas leak. Crewmembers arrived and confirmed there was no leak. 10:13 p.m. 2100 block of Clement Avenue, commercial fire alarm; 11:12 p.m. 500 block of Buena Vista Avenue, report of an outside natural gas leak. Crewmembers arrived and met with PG&E crewmembers who were already on scene. PG&E assumed responsibility for the scene. The firefighters cleared the call.  

 

 

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