AFD Fire Wire

Compiled by AFD Capt. Rick Murray and Dennis Evanosky

Monday, Jan .13

Emergency medical responses: 3:07 a.m. Lincoln Avenue; 10:28 a.m. Willow Street; 11:44 a.m. Sandcreek Way; 12:07 p.m. Lincoln; 12:47 p.m. Park Avenue; 2:05 p.m. Willow; 2:52 p.m. Camden Road; 2:58 p.m. Versailles Avenue; 3 p.m. Webster Street; 3:51 p.m. Blanding Avenue; 4:02 p.m. Bay Street; 4:25 p.m. Clement Avenue; 5:51 p.m. Park Street; 6:47 p.m. Santa Clara Avenue; 8:17 p.m. Park Avenue; 8:52 p.m. Otis Drive; 10:10 p.m. Brush Street.

Fire responses: 10:02 a.m. 2200 block of Encinal Avenue, commercial fire alarm; 2:40 p.m. 300 block of Pacific Avenue, paint spilled on pavement. Crewmembers scraped up and properly disposed of a small amount of dried paint. 5:26 p.m. Lincoln Avenue, block number not given, Dumpster fire. Firefighters used a fire extinguisher to put out the small fire. 6:16 p.m. 400 block of Buena Vista Avenue, apartment fire alarm; 7:57 p.m. 2800 block of Clay Street, residential fire alarm.

Tuesday, Jan. 14

Emergency medical responses: 12:21 a.m. Willow Street; 12:31 a.m. Third Street; 1:06 a.m. Union Street; 1:15 a.m. Webster Street; 1:56 a.m. Lincoln Avenue; 7:55 a.m. Pearl Street; 8:07 a.m. Shore Line Drive; 8:36 a.m. Willow; 9:25 a.m. Buena Vista Avenue; 9:32 a.m. Union Street; 11:17 a.m. Buena Vista; 1:37 p.m. Willow; 2:23 p.m. Laurel Street; 2:42 p.m. Central Avenue; 2:46 p.m. Harbor Bay Parkway; 4:26 p.m. Atlantic Avenue; 6:40 p.m. Willow; 9:08 p.m. Purcell Drive.

Fire responses: 6:36 a.m. 1400 block of Sherman Street, residential fire alarm; 9:39 a.m. 1700 block of Cambridge Drive, residential fire alarm; 1:45 p.m. 900 block of Park Street, commercial fire alarm; 4:25 p.m. 2200 block of Encinal Avenue, commercial fire alarm; 11:27 p.m. 600 block of Central Avenue, commercial fire alarm.

Wednesday, Jan. 15

Emergency medical responses: 12:43 a.m. Fernside Boulevard; 3:39 a.m. Orr Road; 9:44 a.m. Park Street; 9:54 a.m. Park Street; 10 a.m. Biscay Bay; 11:21 a.m. Blanding Avenue; 11:50 a.m. Taylor Avenue; 12:21 p.m. Poggi Street; 1:36 p.m. Sand Beach Place; 2 p.m. Webster Street; 2:02 p.m. Central Avenue; 2:40 p.m. Central; 3:09 p.m. Taylor Avenue; 4:02 p.m. Washington Court; 4:55 p.m. East Shore Drive; 5:34 p.m. Laguna Vista; 6:42 p.m. Third Street; 9:36 p.m. Central; 9:58 p.m. Lincoln Avenue.

Fire responses: 6:42 a.m. 1000 block of Marina Village Parkway, commercial fire alarm; 8:12 a.m. 2000 block of Santa Clara Avenue, apartment fire alarm; 12:15 p.m. 1600 block of Paru Street, East Bay Municipal Utilities District (EBMUD) crewmembers punctured an underground gas line. Firefighters secured the area and called for a Pacific Gas & Electric Co. (PG&E) crew to respond. They turned the scene over to the PG&E crewmembers when they arrived. 1:21 p.m. 500 block of Buena Vista Avenue, apartment fire alarm; 4:14 p.m. 1400 block of Central Avenue, natural gas leak inside an apartment building. Firefighters confirmed the odor of natural gas, turned off the utilities, ventilated the area and called for a PG&E crew to respond. They turned the scene over to the PG&E crewmembers when they arrived. 5:41 p.m. 1200 block of Pearl Street, illegal outside burning. Firefighters informed the resident of the city’s no-burning ordinance and put out the small debris fire.

Thursday, Jan. 16

Emergency medical responses: 4:02 a.m. Lincoln Avenue; 6:07 a.m. Barbers Point Road; 7:20 a.m. Armitage Street; 7:44 a.m. Shore Line Drive; 8:02 a.m. Willow Street; 8:26 a.m. Santa Clara Avenue; 8:38 a.m. Pacific Avenue; 9:04 a.m. Westline Drive; 11:36 a.m. Central Avenue; 12:33 p.m. Park Street; 1:01 p.m. San Antonio Avenue; 2:31 p.m. Capella Lane; 3:45 p.m. Central; 3:58 p.m. Webster Street; 5:03 p.m. Santa Clara.

Fire responses: 9:34 a.m. 1200 block of Fernside Boulevard, commercial fire alarm; 8:11 p.m. Willow Street, block number not given, outside natural gas odor. Firefighters confirmed the slight odor of gas and called PG&E to investigate. They turned the scene over to PG&E crewmembers when they arrived. 10:08 p.m. Constitution Way, block number not given, outside smoke investigation. Firefighters determined smoke was coming from a naturally decomposing compost pile. There was no emergency. 11:06 p.m. 200 block of Central Avenue, flooding inside a first-floor apartment. Firefighters determined the water was coming from a broken washing machine in a third-floor apartment. They turned off the water and power to the appliance and helped mop up standing water. They notified the building manager of the water damage and turned the scene over to a building maintenance crew. 11:51 p.m. 900 block of Shorepoint Court, commercial fire alarm.