AFD Fire Wire

Compiled by AFD Capt. Rick Murray and Dennis Evanosky

Monday, Aug. 18

Emergency medical responses: 12:06 a.m. Lincoln Avenue; 12:58 a.m. South Shore Center; 4:17 a.m. Willow Street; 4:39 a.m. Tahiti Lane; 8:57 a.m. Lincoln; 12:34 p.m. Westline Drive; 1:06 p.m. Central Avenue; 1:30 p.m. Pacific Avenue; 4:58 p.m. Franciscan Way; 5:29 p.m. Santa Clara Avenue; 6:52 p.m. Fernside Boulevard; 6:57 p.m. Blanding Avenue; 8:01 p.m. Clinton Avenue; 9:43 p.m. Webster Street; 9:50 p.m. Fernside; 10:07 p.m. Mariner Square Drive; 11:11 p.m. Willow.

Fire responses: 6:45 a.m. 800 block of Island Drive, citizen assist; 5:23 p.m. 900 block of Park Street, apartment fire alarm.

Tuesday, Aug. 19

Emergency medical responses: 12:39 a.m. 50th Avenue in Oakland; 3:02 a.m. Union Street; 5:04 a.m. Mound Street; 5:24 a.m. Whitehall Road; 6:58 a.m. Atlantic Avenue; 8:46 a.m. Island Drive; 8:57 a.m. Shore Line Drive; 10:38 a.m. Willow Street; 10:54 a.m. Willow; 11:07 a.m. Stardust Place; 11:08 a.m. Stardust; 2:13 p.m. Park Avenue; 2:15 p.m. Benton Street; 3:27 p.m. Central Avenue; 8:22 p.m. San Antonio Avenue; 9:37 p.m. Westline Drive.

Fire response: 12:59 p.m. 2200 block of Harbor Bay Parkway, crewmembers assisted Alameda Police Department in gaining entry into a locked vehicle.

Wednesday, Aug. 20

Emergency medical responses: 3:58 a.m. Pearl Street; 6 a.m. Santa Clara Avenue; 7:43 a.m. Lincoln Avenue; 7:56 a.m. Sherman Street; 8:28 a.m. Blanding Avenue; 3:24 p.m. Park Street; 5:23 p.m. Lincoln; 7:17 p.m. Sandcreek Way.

Fire responses: 6:16 a.m. 700 block of Atlantic Avenue, report of the odor of natural gas inside a business. Firefighters could not identify the presence of natural gas on their atmospheric monitors. 10:29 a.m. Park Street, block number not given, commercial fire alarm; 6:12 p.m. 2200 block of South Shore Center, citizen assist.

Thursday, Aug. 21

Emergency medical responses: 5:11 a.m. Lincoln Avenue; 7:57 a.m. Central Avenue; 8:57 a.m. Central; 12:16 p.m. Otis Drive; 2:30 p.m. Lincoln; 2:48 p.m. Pacific Avenue; 5:21 p.m. Nason Street; 6:25 p.m. Willie Stargell Avenue; 6:26 p.m. Justin Circle; 8:09 p.m. Lincoln; 8:14 p.m. Buena Vista Avenue; 9:37 p.m. Ferry Point; 10:34 p.m. Blanding Avenue.

Fire responses: 6:52 a.m. 200 block of Central Avenue, commercial fire alarm; 7:26 a.m. 900 block of High Street, report of a carbon monoxide detector activating at a home. Crewmembers inspected and ventilated the area. They called Pacific Gas & Electric Co. (PG&E) to the scene. 7:29 a.m. 2200 block of Otis Drive, citizen assist; 9:13 a.m. Eighth Street, block number not given, report of a leaking fire hydrant. Crewmembers tightened the hydrant’s seal and stopped the leak. 11:33 p.m. 1500 block of Pacific Avenue, report of a residential structure fire. Firefighters found an active fire on the exterior of a two-story residence. They used pre-connected hose lines to knock the fire down, containing it to its point of origin. There were no reported injuries. The cause of the fire is under investigation.

Friday, Aug. 22

Emergency medical responses: 3:17 a.m. Lafayette Street; 4:37 a.m. Blanding Avenue; 8:18 a.m. Park Street; 9:37 a.m. Fifth Street; 10:10 a.m. Pacific Avenue; 12:01 p.m. Otis Drive; 2:02 p.m. Whitehall Road; 2:31 p.m. Esterbrook Court; 3:18 p.m. Shorepoint Court; 5:44 p.m. San Antonio Avenue.

Fire response: 12:43 a.m. 3200 block of Bayo Vista Avenue, residential fire alarm.

Saturday, Aug. 23

Emergency medical responses: 12:01 a.m. Kitty Hawk Place; 12:38 a.m. Clement Avenue; 1:34 a.m. Island Drive; 2:36 a.m. Willow Street; 4:15 a.m. Eighth Street; 6:25 a.m. Willow; 8:46 a.m. Oak Street; 10:51 a.m. Regent Street; 11:26 a.m. Willie Stargell Avenue; 12:54 p.m. Marianas Lane; 1:26 p.m. Grand Street; 1:50 p.m. Otis Drive; 2:33 p.m. Court Street; 3:09 p.m. Victoria Bay; 7:47 p.m. Webster Street; 8:52 p.m. Pearl Street; 9:29 p.m. Otis; 11:15 p.m. Lincoln Avenue.

Fire response: 3:37 p.m. 700 block of Atlantic Avenue, commercial fire alarm.

Sunday, Aug. 24

Emergency medical responses: 3:58 a.m. Taylor Avenue; 4:05 a.m. Clinton Avenue; 5:41 a.m. Otis Drive; 5:50 a.m. Willow Street; 7:32 a.m. Versailles Avenue; 8:23 a.m. Buena Vista Avenue; 10:17 a.m. Park Street; 12:40 p.m. Lincoln Avenue; 1:18 p.m. Taylor; 3:06 p.m. Lincoln; 5:56 p.m. 55th Avenue in Oakland; 6:34 p.m. Park Avenue; 9:23 p.m. St. Charles Street; 10:48 p.m. Buena Vista.

Fire responses: 3:53 p.m. 1400 block of Chestnut Street, report of the odor of natural gas inside a home. Firefighters ventilated the residence and called PG&E to the scene to inspect the natural gas fittings; 8:16 p.m. 500 block of Willow Street. Firefighters helped turn off water service to a commercial property.