AFD Fire Wire

Compiled by AFD Capt. Rick Murray and Dennis Evanosky

Monday, July 14

Emergency medical responses: 1:05 a.m. Santa Clara Avenue; 1:42 a.m. International Boulevard in Oakland; 6:32 a.m. Grand Street; 7:02 a.m. St. Charles Street; 7:55 a.m. Madison Street; 10:44 a.m. Haight Avenue; 11:15 a.m. San Jose Avenue; 1:26 p.m. Grand; 1:31 p.m. Cypress Street; 1:55 p.m. Otis Drive; 5:37 p.m. Shorepoint Court; 6:30 p.m. Buena Vista Avenue.

Fire responses: 2300 block of Central Avenue, commercial fire alarm; 1:17 p.m. 2400 block of Blanding Avenue, small child accidentally locked inside a vehicle. Firefighters used auto entry tools to obtain access into the vehicle reuniting uninjured child and parent; 8:20 p.m. 1500 block of Bay Street, residential fire alarm.

Tuesday, July 15

Emergency medical responses: 3:07 a.m. Buena Vista Avenue; 3:32 a.m. Cornell Drive; 6:17 a.m. Oak Street, 8:50 a.m. Central Avenue; 9:23 a.m. Whitehall Road; 11:27 a.m. Island Drive; 1:28 p.m. Union Street; 2:14 p.m. Otis Drive; 2:34 p.m. Willow Street; 3:06 p.m. Webster Street; 4:19 p.m. Central Avenue; 5:11 p.m. Lincoln Avenue; 5:38 p.m. Santa Clara Avenue; 6:23 p.m. Island; 7:15 p.m. Willow; 8:08 p.m. Oyster Pond Road.

Fire responses: 5:46 a.m. 600 block of Sheffield Road, citizen assist; 10:49 a.m. 3000 block of Alta Vista, residential fire alarm; 8:31 p.m. 400 block of Buena Vista Avenue, apartment fire alarm.

Wednesday, July 16

Emergency medical responses: 5:41 a.m. Benton Street; 7:11 a.m. Encinal Avenue; 7:23 a.m. Lexington Street; 9:12 a.m. Haight Avenue; 12:06 p.m. Grand Street; 12:17 p.m. St. Charles Street; 2:13 p.m. Whitehall Road; 5:10 p.m. Mecartney Road; 6:09 p.m. Oak Street; 6:54 p.m. San Antonio Avenue; 8:09 p.m. Park Street; 8:13 p.m. Maple Way; 8:16 p.m. Pearl Street.

Fire responses: 7:31 a.m. 100 block of West Hornet Ave., firefighters extinguished a contained wooden debris fire. 8:04 p.m. 3100 block of Phoenix Lane, outside odor investigation, unfounded after investigation; 8:29 p.m. 200 block of Central Avenue, firefighters extinguished a small isolated debris fire.

Thursday, July 17

Emergency medical responses: 6:29 a.m. Fifth Street; 6:48 a.m. Clinton Avenue; 8:05 a.m. Mariner Square Drive; 11:55 a.m. South Shore Center; 1:27 p.m. Paru Street; 1:56 p.m. Otis Drive; 2:43 p.m. Mariner Square; 6:15 p.m. Webster Street; 6:28 p.m. Park Avenue; 6:30 p.m. Harbor Bay Parkway; 7:41 p.m. Otis; 9:45 p.m. San Antonio Avenue.

Fire responses: 3:11 p.m. 1200 block of Harbor Bay Parkway, smoke coming from dried brush near the roadway. Firefighters used a water extinguisher to cool the area down and ensure no fire ignited; 8:42 p.m. 100 block of West Hornet Avenue, response for an isolated wooden debris fire. Firefighters used a booster line to extinguish the burning debris. Fire origin considered suspicious and under investigation; 9:47 p.m. 1900 block of Sherman Street, fire crews used absorbent to remove a small amount of spilled gasoline from the street; 10:35 p.m. 1000 block of Peach Street, citizen assist.

Friday, July 18

Emergency medical responses: 12:33 a.m. Clinton Avenue; 1:56 a.m. Lincoln Avenue; 2:46 a.m. Wichita Drive; 7:20 a.m. Yale Drive; 7:35 a.m. Peach Street; 10:41 a.m. Park Street; 10:57 a.m. Singleton Avenue; 12:34 p.m. Doolittle Drive; 1:07 p.m. Central Avenue; 1:53 p.m. Webster Street; 2:20 p.m. Maitland Drive; 2:50 p.m. Pacific Avenue; 6:30 p.m. Portola Avenue; 6:42 p.m. Willow Street; 6:57 p.m. La Cresta; 7:18 p.m. Sherman Street; 8:26 p.m. Eagle Avenue; 9:25 p.m. Webb Avenue; 9:32 p.m. Lincoln; 9:35 p.m. Santa Clara Avenue; 9:36 p.m. Beach Road; 10:40 p.m. Versailles Avenue; 10:52 p.m. Sherman; 11:57 p.m. Clinton.

Fire responses: 1:35 a.m. 1100 block of West Tower Avenue, reported isolated burning debris fire. Fire crews used a booster line to extinguish the pile of burning wood. The fire was considered suspicious in nature, and firefighters notified Alameda police to conduct an investigation; 6:46 a.m. 900 block of Marina Village Parkway, commercial fire alarm.

Saturday, July 19

Emergency medical responses: 12:15 a.m. Sea Bridge Way; 12:49 a.m. Park Street, 2:29 a.m. Sherman Street; 2:36 a.m. San Jose Avenue; 4:23 a.m. Buena Vista Avenue; 5:32 a.m. Willow Street; 5:44 a.m. Glenwood Isle; 8:50 a.m. Willow; 9:30 a.m. Coleport Landing; 11:04 a.m. Atlantic Avenue; 11:09 a.m. Post Street; 11:54 a.m. Walnut Street; 12:17 p.m. Fifth Street; 12:33 p.m. Buena Vista; 12:37 p.m. Park Avenue; 1:08 p.m. Blanding Avenue; 1:48 p.m. Buena Vista; 2:51 p.m. Sandcreek Way; 4 p.m. Park Street; 4:22 p.m. Grand Street; 4:40 p.m. Clement Avenue; 9 p.m. Westline Drive; 11:01 p.m. 98th Avenue in Oakland.

Fire responses: 11:22 a.m. 900 block of Park Street, response for motor oil spilled on the street secondary to a vehicle accident. Firefighters used an absorbant to remove the oil from the roadway; 12:09 p.m. 1500 block of Oak Street, commercial fire alarm; 11:20 p.m. 400 block of Buena Vista Avenue, response for a reported natural gas leak inside a residence. Firefighters arrived and determined there were no hazardous gas levels present. The crews advised the resident to have Pacific Gas & Electric Co. inspect all natural gas fittings for leaks.

Sunday, July 20

Emergency medical responses: 12:52 a.m. Barbers Point Road; 4:31 a.m. Walnut Street; 4:37 a.m. Atlantic Avenue; 6:06 a.m. Central Avenue; 8:56 a.m. Webster Street; 9:58 a.m. Webster; 11:21 a.m. Santa Clara Avenue; 11:53 a.m. Central; 12:23 p.m. Kitty Hawk Road; 3:44 p.m. Lincoln Avenue; 6:47 p.m. Blanding Avenue; 5:45 p.m. Sweet Road; 5:49 p.m. Central.

Fire responses: There were no fire responses on Sunday, July 20.

Monday, July 21

Emergency medical responses: 1:43 a.m. Alameda Avenue; 1:58 a.m. Stardust Place; 2:04 a.m. Thompson Avenue; 3:10 a.m. Island Drive; 4:03 a.m. Santa Clara Avenue; 7:20 a.m. Mariner Square Drive; 9:45 a.m. Santa Clara Avenue; 10:48 a.m. Otis Drive; 11:07 a.m. Willow Street; 12:03 p.m. Shorepoint Court; 12:14 p.m. Eagle Avenue; 6:13 p.m. Versailles Avenue; 9:41 p.m. Webster Street.

Fire responses: 9:35 a.m. on Buena Vista Avenue (block number not given), apartment fire alarm; 12:35 p.m. 2000 block of Santa Clara Avenue, small child accidentally locked inside a vehicle. Firefighters used auto entry tools to safely remove and reunite the uninjured child with parent; 7:30 p.m. on Webster Street (block number not given), outside smoke investigation. Fire crews searched the area finding no smoke or other emergencies; 9:17 p.m. 2000 block of Alameda Avenue, apartment fire alarm.

Tuesday, July 22

Emergency medical responses: 1:01 a.m. 98th Avenue; 9:52 a.m. Park Street; 12:37 p.m. Central Avenue; 12:51 p.m. Blanding Avenue; 1:23 p.m. South Loop Road; 2:02 p.m. Marina Village Parkway; 4:51 p.m. Central Avenue; 4:56 p.m. Sea Bridge Way; 5:27 p.m. Atlantic Avenue; 6:29 p.m. 22nd Street, 9:10 p.m. Island Drive; 11:38 p.m. Cedar Street.

Fire responses: 10:14 a.m. Third Street (block number not given), apartment fire alarm; 7:54 p.m. 2100 block of Buena Vista Avenue, Firefighters assisted a citizen with shutting off a broken water pipe.

Wednesday, July 23

Emergency medical responses: 1:58 a.m. Crolls Garden Court; 2:36 a.m. San Jose Avenue; 4:07 a.m. Marina Village Parkway; 5:16 a.m. Buena Vista Avenue; 6:07 a.m. Willow Street; 9 a.m. Shell Gate Place; 10:55 a.m. Pacific Avenue; 11:01 a.m. McKay Avenue; 11:05 a.m. Westline Drive; 11:56 a.m. Pacific; 12:24 p.m. Adams Street; 12:25 p.m. Shorepoint Court; 6:28 p.m. Blanding Avenue; 8:44 p.m. Marina Village; 9:27 p.m. Willow; 10:48 p.m. Kitty Hawk Road; 11:54 p.m. Willow.

Fire responses: 5:29 a.m. 2100 block of San Jose Avenue, apartment

ire alarm; 10:18 a.m. 3200 block of Mecartney Road, report of a possible natural gas leak. Firefighters used their atmospheric detector and were unable to locate any hazardous gas levels. Advised business owners to contact PG&E and have them inspect the property. 2:19 p.m. 2200 block of Orion Street, commercial fire alarm.

Thursday, July 24

Emergency medical responses: 3:58 a.m. Santa Clara Avenue; 5:28 a.m. Lincoln Avenue; 9:40 a.m. Poggi Street; 11:15 a.m. Sand Hook Isle; 11:30 a.m. Stargell Avenue; 3:57 p.m. Oak Street; 5:39 p.m. Eagle Avenue; 6:31 p.m. Peach Street; 6:32 p.m. Buena Vista Avenue; 11:56 p.m. Clinton Avenue.

Fire responses: 9:04 a.m. Central Avenue, commercial fire alarm; 10:19 a.m. 2300 block of Monarch Street, commercial fire alarm; 10:31 p.m. 1400 block of Ninth Street, residential fire alarm