AFD Fire Wire

Compiled by AFD Capt. Rick Murray and Dennis Evanosky

Monday, May 5
Emergency medical responses:
12:12 a.m. Pacific Avenue; 12:52 a.m. Otis Drive; 4:34 a.m. Willow Street; 6:12 a.m. Atlantic Avenue; 7:03 a.m. Otis; 7:10 a.m. Willow; 8 a.m. Willis Lane; 8:06 a.m. Willow; 9 a.m. Willow; 11:45 a.m. Lincoln Avenue; 11:51 a.m. Broadway; 12:23 p.m. Wellfleet Bay; 12:25 p.m. Buena Vista Avenue; 1:03 p.m. Central Avenue; 2:36 p.m. Park Street; 3:16 p.m. Fiji Lane; 4:04 p.m. Second Street; 4:15 p.m. Broadway; 4:42 p.m. Clinton Avenue; 5:11 p.m. Willow; 5:12 p.m. Clement Avenue; 5:31 p.m. Lincoln; 6:07 p.m. Central; 7:16 p.m. Willow; 8:48 p.m. Lincoln; 10:16 p.m. Buena Vista; 10:53 p.m. Santa Clara Avenue; 11:48 p.m. Buena Vista.
Fire responses: 9:23 a.m. 900 block of Park Street, apartment fire alarm; 11:39 a.m. 2500 block of Monarch Street, commercial fire alarm. 

Tuesday, May 6
Emergency medical responses:
7:13 a.m. Shorepoint Court; 8:14 a.m. Peach Street; 11:07 a.m. Grand Street; 2:31 p.m. Atlantic Avenue; 3:12 p.m. Hansen Avenue; 5:57 p.m. Santa Clara Avenue; 6:50 p.m. Lexington Street; 7:07 p.m. Westline Drive.
Fire responses: 11:37 a.m. 400 block of Buena Vista Avenue, apartment fire alarm; 5:54 p.m. 300 block of Jack London Avenue, parked vehicle on fire. Firefighters extinguished an engine fire and notified the vehicle’s owner. 11:13 p.m. 1400 block of Bay Street, odor of natural gas outside a home. Firefighters arrived and confirmed a slight natural gas leak. They called Pacific Gas & Electric Co. to make repairs. 

Wednesday, May 7
Emergency medical responses:
3:57 a.m. Thau Way; 4:06 a.m. Vista Road; 7:10 a.m. Willow Street; 7:13 a.m. Taylor Avenue; 11:35 a.m. Blanding Avenue; 12:47 p.m. Encinal Avenue; 1:21 p.m. Marina Drive; 1:42 p.m. Eagle Avenue; 2:15 p.m. Willow; 5:30 p.m. Buena Vista Avenue; 6:31 p.m. Lincoln Avenue; 8:34 p.m. Shorepoint Court; 9:11 p.m. Willow; 10:01 p.m. Webster Street; 10:09 p.m. Haight Avenue; 10:42 p.m. Shore Line Drive; 11:05 p.m. Buena Vista.
Fire responses: 12:45 p.m. 400 block of Cola Ballena, commercial fire alarm; 1:56 p.m. Lincoln Avenue, block number not given, parked vehicle leaking a small amount of gasoline onto the street. Firefighters used absorbent to contain the fuel and located the vehicle’s owner who arranged to make repairs.  5:28 p.m. Grand Street, block number not given, residential fire alarm.

Thursday, May 8
Emergency medical responses:
1:16 a.m. Whitehall Road; 7:15 a.m. San Antonio Avenue; 8:39 a.m. Webster Street; 9:27 a.m. Anchor Way; 9:30 a.m. Packet Landing Road; 12:23 p.m. Willow Street; 12:40 p.m. Bridgeview Isle; 2:14 p.m. Park Avenue; 2:58 p.m. Blanding Avenue; 3:49 p.m. Maple Way; 5:10 p.m. Regent Street; 5:23 p.m. Willow; 8:02 p.m. Buena Vista Avenue; 8:33 p.m. Westline Drive; 9:28 p.m. Buena Vista.
Fire responses: 1:41 a.m. 1800 block of Lincoln Avenue, citizen assist; 10:06 a.m. 700 block of Lincoln Avenue, baby accidentally locked inside a vehicle. Firefighters used auto-entry tools to unlock the car and reunite uninjured child with parent. 2:38 p.m. 1500 block of Ninth Street, residential structure fire. Firefighters arrived to discover smoke and an active fire inside a home. They used pre-connected hose lines to attack the fire, which they knocked down, extinguished and contained to the apartment where it started. No injuries were reported. The cause is under investigation. 
6:53 p.m. 400 block of Buena Vista Avenue, apartment fire. Firefighters arrived to find smoke and an active fire inside a downstairs apartment. They used pre-connected hose lines to knock down and extinguish the fire. Firefighters contained the fire to the apartment where it started. No injuries were reported. The cause is under investigation. 8:13 p.m. 2400 block of Shore Line Drive, motorized scooter fell over and leaked a small amount of fuel onto the street. Firefighters used absorbent to contain and remove fuel from the street. 

Friday, May 9
Emergency medical responses:
2:59 a.m. Webster Street; 7:17 a.m. Blanding Avenue; 7:20 a.m. Central Avenue; 8:02 a.m. San Antonio Avenue; 9:40 a.m. Haight Avenue; 10:12 a.m. Central; 10:17 a.m. Broadway; 11:29 a.m. Pacific Avenue; 12:02 p.m. Buena Vista Avenue; 12:10 p.m. Lincoln Avenue; 1; 12 p.m. Lincoln; 3:32 p.m. Third Street; 4:07 p.m. Willow Street; 5:13 p.m. Willow; 10:08 p.m. Lincoln; 10:38 p.m. South Shore Center; 11:52 p.m. Magnolia Drive.
Fire responses: 3:33 a.m. 1400 block of Court Street, citizen assist; 6:01 a.m. 1300 block of Mound Street, smoke inside a residence. Firefighters arrived, saw the smoke and determined it was coming from a subfloor. They used a pre-connected hose line to extinguish the smoldering material and ventilated residual smoke from the residence. The cause of the fire is under investigation. 
5:16 p.m. 1500 block of Court Street, smoke inside an apartment building. Firefighters arrived and confirmed that smoke was coming from a locked apartment. They forced their way into the apartment and saw unattended food left cooking on the stove. The food had yet to catch fire. They removed the smoking food from the stove, ventilated the house and notified the occupant. 10:17 p.m. 2100 block of Clement Avenue, commercial fire alarm.

Saturday, May 10
Emergency medical responses:
12:42 a.m. Central Avenue; 1:08 a.m. Island Drive; 7:35 a.m. Northwood Drive; 7:59 a.m. Park Street; 8:33 a.m. Clinton Avenue; 10:01 a.m. Ninth Street; 12:51 p.m. Pacific Avenue; 4:06 p.m. Central Avenue; 5:57 p.m. South Shore Center; 6:15 p.m. Lincoln Avenue; 6:49 p.m. Ballena Boulevard; 7:47 p.m. Bay Street; 8:05 p.m. Park Street; 9:22 p.m. Oak Street; 10:10 p.m. Blanding Avenue. 
Fire responses: 1:56 a.m. 700 block of Atlantic Avenue, apartment fire alarm; 3:30 p.m. Main Street, block number not given, small outside debris fire. Firefighters used a water extinguisher to extinguish the burning debris. 7:05 p.m. 1500 block of Chestnut Street, residential lock-out. Firefighters used a ladder to gain access to the house through a second-story window. 8:01 p.m., 3200 block of Ravens Cove Lane, residential fire alarm; 8:46 p.m. 500 block of Buena Vista Avenue, apartment fire alarm; 8:51 p.m. 2000 block of Shore Line Drive, small debris and  brush fire outside a building. Firefighters used a booster line to extinguish the fire. 10:12 p.m. 2100 block of Clement Avenue, apartment fire alarm; 11:17 p.m. 1800 block of Poggi Street, apartment full of smoke from food cooking on stove. Firefighters made certain that there was no fire, removed smoking food from the stove, turned the stove off and ventilated residual smoke from the residence. 

Sunday, May 11
Emergency medical responses:
12:47 a.m. Webster Street; 1:32 a.m. Buena Vista Avenue; 2:39 a.m. Otis Drive; 4:38 a.m. Driftwood Lane; 11:11 a.m. Park Street; 12:48 p.m. Blanding Avenue; 1:13 p.m. Lincoln Avenue; 1:18 p.m. Clinton Avenue; 1:28 p.m. Park Street; 1:28 p.m. Lincoln; 1:42 p.m. West Hornet Avenue; 2:49 p.m. Park Street; 4:14 p.m. Park Street; 4:24 p.m. Blanding Avenue; 5:33 p.m. Webster Street; 5:47 p.m. Westline Drive; 9:31 p.m. Santa Clara Avenue; 9:38 p.m. Blanding; 10:26 p.m. Wood Street; 10:57 p.m. Central Avenue.
Fire responses: 3:16 a.m. 800 block of Union Street, apartment fire alarm; 3:49 a.m. 1500 block of Oak Street, malfunctioning boiler. Firefighters turned off the natural gas supply. They advised staff members to have the boiler serviced and repaired; 10:26 a.m. 200 block of Maple Way, small trash fire outside a building. Firefighters arrived and extinguished the fire. 2:39 p.m. West Tower Avenue, commercial fire alarm; 6:33 p.m. 1800 block of Eighth Street, smoke investigation determined to be a neighborhood barbecue. There was no emergency. 9:25 p.m. 400 block of Buena Vista Avenue, apartment fire alarm; 10:08 p.m. 2100 block of Clement Avenue, commercial fire alarm.

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