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Thursday, June 30, 2016 This Week's Paper
Tacoma Fire incidents for Tuesday

Fire Incidents 3/26/13 Posted: 27 Mar 2013 08:19 AM PDT Time: 5:14 a.m. Address: 8040 S. Ainsworth Ave Response: Station 10 Damage Estimate: Undetermined Narrative: Crews extinguished a fire that had started at the base of a cedar tree in some shrubbery. Dried cedar needles fueled the fire that created 6-8 foot flames in the foliage. The fire was contained to the area of origin, and firefighters were unable to determine what started it.

Time: 3:27 p.m. Address: 718 S. 52nd St. Response: Station 8 Damage Estimate: None Narrative: Prohibited outdoor burning of construction debris.

Time: 7:09 p.m. Address: S. 7th St./S. "I" St. Response: Station 1 Damage Estimate: None Narrative: Prohibited burning of scrap wood and branches.

Time: 8:58 p.m. Address: 2926 S. Warner St. Response: Station 17 Damage Estimate: None Narrative: A resident attempted to ignite charcoal briquettes with gasoline, resulting in a flashover. Crews checked to ensure the resident had extinguished the fire that engulfed the plastic gas container and that it hadn't caught anything else on fire.