AFD Fire Wire

Compiled by AFD Capt. Rick Murray and Dennis Evanosky

Monday, July 27

Emergency medical responses: 10:34 a.m. Ballena Boulevard; 11:13 a.m. Whitehall Place; 12:09 p.m. Buena Vista Avenue; 1:01 p.m. Chapin Street; 1:01 p.m. Pond Isle; 2:54 p.m. Central Avenue; 3 p.m. Vista Road; 3:52 p.m. Chestnut Street; 4:56 p.m. Lincoln Avenue; 5:18 p.m. Shore Line Drive; 6:11 p.m. Union Street; 6:23 p.m. Lafayette Street; 6:39 p.m. Willow Street; 7:27 p.m. Mound Street; 11:05 p.m. Broadway.

Fire responses: 12:28 a.m. 400 block of Buena Vista Avenue, apartment fire alarm.

• 6:04 a.m. 1300 block of Ferry Point, commercial fire alarm.

Tuesday, July 28

Emergency medical responses: 12:03 a.m. Harbor Road; 3:34 a.m. Lincoln Avenue; 6:46 a.m. Willow Street; 7:46 a.m. Ferro Court; 9:10 a.m. Waterton Street; 9:39 a.m. Pacific Avenue; 10:01 a.m. Willow; 10:52 a.m. McKay Avenue; 12:34 p.m. Haight Avenue; 1:45 p.m. West Hornet Avenue; 2:43 p.m. Blanding Avenue; 2:48 p.m. Coast Guard Island; 3:13 p.m. Cotella Court; 4:28 p.m. Island Drive; 4:37 p.m. Mangrove Lane; 6:17 p.m. Broadway; 6:30 p.m. Park Avenue; 11:06 p.m. Willow.

Fire responses: 8:56 a.m. 2100 block of Santa Clara Avenue, apartment fire alarm.

• 3:55 p.m. 2900 block of Main Street, report of a small fire onboard a small passenger boat. Firefighters and the Coast Guard responded, removed the passengers from the vessel and put out a small engine fire. The cause of the fire appeared mechanical in nature. There were no reported injuries.

• 4:02 p.m. 800 block of Island Drive, report of smoldering landscape material. Firefighters cooled the material down and made certain that any fire was completely out.

• 10:41 p.m. 3100 block of Van Buren Street, commercial fire alarm.

Wednesday, July 29

Emergency medical responses: 12:33 a.m. Webster Street; 4:53 a.m. Sherman Street; 8:54 a.m. Eagle Avenue; 10:44 a.m. Pacific Avenue; 10:45 a.m. Santa Clara Avenue; 10:58 a.m. Santa Clara; 1:19 p.m. Shorepoint Court; 1:29 p.m. Mariner Square Drive; 4:02 p.m. Harbor Bay Parkway; 4:18 p.m. Doolittle Drive; 4:44 p.m. San Antonio Avenue; 5:20 p.m. Lincoln Avenue; 6:11 p.m. Blanding Avenue; 7:01 p.m. Park Street; 7:02 p.m. Mariner Square Drive; 8:07 p.m. Greenbrier Road; 10:52 p.m. Lincoln Avenue.

Fire responses: 7:47 a.m. 2300 block of Lincoln Avenue, citizen assist.

• 8:37 p.m. Lexington Street, block number not given, report of a small outside debris fire. Firefighters found debris on the street that had been on fire. They used a water extinguisher to cool the smoldering debris. Juveniles were seen in the area just prior to the incident.

• 9:06 p.m. 800 block of Pacific Avenue, report of a yard waste trash bin on fire. Firefighters met with the resident who had used a garden hose to put out the fire. They removed the burned debris to make certain that the fire was completely out. They were not able to determine what caused the fire.

Thursday, July 30

Emergency medical responses: 1:01 a.m. Mariner Square Drive; 1:30 a.m. Lincoln Avenue; 2:35 a.m. Westline Drive; 8:48 a.m. Park Street; 9:28 a.m. Everett Street; 9:38 a.m. Buena Vista Avenue; 11:49 a.m. Central Avenue; 1:05 p.m. Island Drive; 1:47 p.m. Atlantic Avenue; 2 p.m. Clinton Avenue; 3:28 p.m. Central; 3:42 p.m. Otis Drive; 4:02 p.m. Regent Street; 4:11 p.m. Park Street; 7:14 p.m. Westline; 9:37 p.m. Madison Street; 11:44 p.m. Willow Street.

Fire responses: 5:14 p.m. Intersection of Corpus Christi and Pensacola roads, report of a small outside brush fire. Firefighters met with the reporting party who, along with neighbors, had used garden hoses to contain and extinguish the fire. Firefighters used a booster line to make certain that the fire was completely out. They were not able to determine what caused the fire.

Friday, July 31

Emergency medical responses: 3:13 a.m. Peach Street; 9:34 a.m. Harbor Road; 11:35 a.m. Park Street; 12:43 p.m. Sandpiper Place; 1:04 p.m. Westline Drive; 4:01 p.m. Park Street; 9:56 p.m. Sherman Street; 10:37 p.m. Shore Line Drive.

Fire responses: 10:59 a.m. 2800 block of Johnson Avenue, residential fire alarm.

• 11:42 a.m. 1900 block of San Antonio Avenue, apartment fire alarm.

• 2:21 p.m. 400 block of Buena Vista Avenue, apartment fire alarm.

Saturday, Aug. 1

Emergency medical responses: 12:25 a.m. 13th Street in Oakland; 1:36 a.m. Santa Clara Avenue; 2:14 a.m. 16th Street in Oakland; 3 a.m. Maitland Drive; 8:18 a.m. Sandcreek Way; 8:40 a.m. Webster Street; 10:23 a.m. Burbank Street; 11:59 a.m. Pond Isle; 1:24 p.m. Marina Drive; 1:28 p.m. Westline Drive; 2:53 p.m. Main Street; 3:21 p.m. Westline; 7:23 p.m. Holly Street; 9:42 p.m. 11th Street in Oakland; 9:53 p.m. Park Street.

Fire responses: 8:31 a.m. 1200 block of Park Street, commercial fire alarm.

• 5:43 p.m. Intersection of Island Drive and Garden Road, report of landscape bark on fire. Firefighters discovered a small isolated area of bark on fire. They used a booster line to extinguish the fire.

• 6:57 p.m. 2100 block of Buena Vista Avenue, apartment fire alarm.

Sunday, Aug. 2

Emergency medical responses: 12:20 a.m. Driftwood Lane; 7:09 a.m. Versailles Avenue; 8:52 a.m. South Shore Center; 9:25 a.m. Westline Drive; 9:37 a.m. Orion Street; 12:06 p.m. Fair Oaks Avenue; 12:52 p.m. Webster Street; 4:13 p.m. Greenbrier Road; 4:22 p.m. Island Drive; 8:46 p.m. Island; 10:20 p.m. Tideway Drive.

Fire responses: 10:58 p.m. Maitland Drive, block number not given, report of a small outside fire. Firefighters determined a small bath towel had been on fire in a parking lot but was now out. They met with the resident who told them that the towel had been in contact with a space heater and had caught fire. The resident threw the towel outside and put out the fire. Firefighters made certain that there was no fire inside the home. They advised the resident to keep the heater away from all combustible material.