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Ames: Fire Incidents in 2006, Iowa (IA)


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2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents per 100,000 population

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Incident types - Iowa



Location: 4th Street, Ames, IA 50010
Fire Department: Ames, Story, IA 50010,  ID: 85001,  Incident #: 40,  Station: 1,  Shift/Platoon: 2
Incident Type: Unauthorized burning. Includes fires that are under control and not endangering property.
Alarm Time: 01/07/2006 16:08,  Arrival Time: 01/07/2006 16:15,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 01/07/2006 16:18
Action taken: Investigate. Includes investigations done on arrival to determine the situation and postincident investigations; and collecting incident information for incident reporting purposes.
Location: Science Hall II, Ames, IA 50010
Fire Department: Ames, Story, IA 50010,  ID: 85001,  Incident #: 42,  Station: 2,  Shift/Platoon: 3
Incident Type: Natural vegetation fire, other.
Alarm Time: 01/08/2006 10:43,  Arrival Time: 01/08/2006 10:49,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 01/08/2006 11:00
Action taken: Extinguishment by fire service personnel.
Acres Burned #: < 1
Area of Origin: Outside area, other,  Item First Ignited: Heavy vegetation - not crop, including trees, (Misuse of material or product, other)
Location: Maple Residence Hall, Ames, IA 50010
Fire Department: Ames, Story, IA 50010,  ID: 85001,  Incident #: 50,  Station: 2,  Shift/Platoon: 1
Incident Type: Mobile property (vehicle) fire, other.
Alarm Time: 01/09/2006 22:00,  Arrival Time: 01/09/2006 22:04,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 01/09/2006 22:18
Property Value: $3500,  Property Loss: $500
Action taken: Information, investigation, and enforcement, other.
Acres Burned #: < 1
Area of Origin: Exterior, exposed surface
Mobile Property Involved: Not involved in ignition, but burned,  Type: Passenger road vehicle, other,  Make: Ford,  Model: pickup,  Year: 1994,  License Plate: 454LNR IA,  VIN No: IFTDRI5X9RPC11396
Location: Main Street, Ames, IA 50010
Fire Department: Ames, Story, IA 50010,  ID: 85001,  Incident #: 67,  Station: 1,  Shift/Platoon: 1
Incident Type: Gas leak (natural gas or LPG). Excludes gas odors with no source found.
Alarm Time: 01/12/2006 12:10,  Arrival Time: 01/12/2006 12:16,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 01/12/2006 12:23
Action taken: Investigate. Includes investigations done on arrival to determine the situation and postincident investigations; and collecting incident information for incident reporting purposes.
Location: Mortensen Road 934 , Ames, IA 50010
Fire Department: Ames, Story, IA 50010,  ID: 85001,  Incident #: 82,  Station: 2,  Shift/Platoon: 3
Incident Type: Cooking fire involving the contents of a cooking vessel without fire extension beyond the vessel.
Alarm Time: 01/14/2006 18:11,  Arrival Time: 01/14/2006 18:18,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 01/14/2006 18:26
Detector Alerted Occupants: Yes
Action taken: Investigate. Includes investigations done on arrival to determine the situation and postincident investigations; and collecting incident information for incident reporting purposes.
Location: Arizona Avenue, Ames, IA 50010
Fire Department: Ames, Story, IA 50010,  ID: 85001,  Incident #: 88,  Station: 1,  Shift/Platoon: 1
Incident Type: Carbon monoxide incident. Excludes incidents with nothing found.
Alarm Time: 01/16/2006 00:01,  Arrival Time: 01/16/2006 00:10,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 01/16/2006 00:33
Action taken: Investigate. Includes investigations done on arrival to determine the situation and postincident investigations; and collecting incident information for incident reporting purposes.
Location: Welch Avenue, Ames, IA 50014
Fire Department: Ames, Story, IA 50010,  ID: 85001,  Incident #: 101,  Station: 2,  Shift/Platoon: 3
Incident Type: Gasoline or other flammable liquid spill (flash point below 100 degrees F at standard temperature and pressure (Class I)).
Alarm Time: 01/17/2006 17:37,  Arrival Time: 01/17/2006 17:39,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 01/17/2006 17:47
Action taken: Remove hazard. Includes neutralizing a hazardous condition.
Location: Campus Avenue, Ames, IA 50010
Fire Department: Ames, Story, IA 50010,  ID: 85001,  Incident #: 105,  Station: 2,  Shift/Platoon: 1
Incident Type: Outside rubbish, trash, or waste fire. Excludes outside rubbish fires in a container or receptacle.
Alarm Time: 01/18/2006 15:40,  Arrival Time: 01/18/2006 15:44,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 01/18/2006 15:56
Action taken: Extinguishment by fire service personnel.
Location: Dayton Avenue, Ames, IA 50010
Fire Department: Ames, Story, IA 50010,  ID: 85001,  Incident #: 107,  Station: 1,  Shift/Platoon: 1
Incident Type: Authorized controlled burning. Includes fires that are agricultural in nature and managed by the property owner. Excludes unauthorized controlled burning and prescribed fires.
Alarm Time: 01/18/2006 17:14,  Arrival Time: 01/18/2006 17:19,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 01/18/2006 17:19
Action taken: Investigate. Includes investigations done on arrival to determine the situation and postincident investigations; and collecting incident information for incident reporting purposes.
Location: Agg Avenue, Ames, IA 50010
Fire Department: Ames, Story, IA 50010,  ID: 85001,  Incident #: 118,  Station: 2,  Shift/Platoon: 2
Incident Type: Brush or brush-and-grass mixture fire. Includes ground fuels lying on or immediately above the ground such as duff, roots, dead leaves, fine dead wood, and downed logs.
Alarm Time: 01/19/2006 15:44,  Arrival Time: 01/19/2006 15:44,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 01/19/2006 15:47
Action taken: Extinguishment by fire service personnel.
Acres Burned #: < 1
Area of Origin: Open area - outside,  Heat Source: Hot ember or ash,  Item First Ignited: Light vegetation - not crop, including grass
Cause of Ignition: Unintentional (Abandoned or discarded materials or products)
Location: Lynn Avenue, Ames, IA 50010
Fire Department: Ames, Story, IA 50010,  ID: 85001,  Incident #: 128,  Station: 2,  Shift/Platoon: 3
Incident Type: Dumpster or other outside trash receptacle fire. Includes waste material from manufacturing or other production processes.
Alarm Time: 01/21/2006 02:14,  Arrival Time: 01/21/2006 02:17,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 01/21/2006 02:23
Action taken: Extinguishment by fire service personnel.
Location: Frederiksen Court, Ames, IA 50010
Fire Department: Ames, Story, IA 50010,  ID: 85001,  Incident #: 132,  Station: 1,  Shift/Platoon: 1
Incident Type: Cooking fire involving the contents of a cooking vessel without fire extension beyond the vessel.
Alarm Time: 01/21/2006 09:31,  Arrival Time: 01/21/2006 09:36,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 01/21/2006 09:42
Detector Alerted Occupants: Yes
Action taken: Investigate. Includes investigations done on arrival to determine the situation and postincident investigations; and collecting incident information for incident reporting purposes.
Location: Ontario Street, Ames, IA 50010
Fire Department: Ames, Story, IA 50010,  ID: 85001,  Incident #: 149,  Station: 2,  Shift/Platoon: 3
Incident Type: Vehicle accident, general cleanup. Includes incidents where FD is dispatched after the accident to clear away debris. Excludes extrication from vehicle and flammable liquid spills.
Alarm Time: 01/23/2006 08:12,  Arrival Time: 01/23/2006 08:26,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 01/23/2006 08:36
Action taken: Remove hazard. Includes neutralizing a hazardous condition.
Location: 13th Street, Ames, IA 50010
Fire Department: Ames, Story, IA 50010,  ID: 85001,  Incident #: 150,  Station: 1,  Shift/Platoon: 3
Incident Type: Vehicle accident, general cleanup. Includes incidents where FD is dispatched after the accident to clear away debris. Excludes extrication from vehicle and flammable liquid spills.
Alarm Time: 01/23/2006 12:08,  Arrival Time: 01/23/2006 12:10,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 01/23/2006 12:33
Action taken: Control traffic. Includes setting up barricades and directing traffic.
Location: Welch Avenue, Ames, IA 50010
Fire Department: Ames, Story, IA 50010,  ID: 85001,  Incident #: 164,  Station: 2,  Shift/Platoon: 2
Incident Type: Outside rubbish fire, other.
Alarm Time: 01/26/2006 01:09,  Arrival Time: 01/26/2006 01:11,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 01/26/2006 01:16
Action taken: Extinguishment by fire service personnel.
Location: Welch Avenue, Ames, IA 50010
Fire Department: Ames, Story, IA 50010,  ID: 85001,  Incident #: 165,  Station: 2,  Shift/Platoon: 2
Incident Type: Outside rubbish fire, other.
Alarm Time: 01/26/2006 01:59,  Arrival Time: 01/26/2006 02:03,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 01/26/2006 02:11
Action taken: Extinguishment by fire service personnel.
Location: Tripp Street, Ames, IA 50010
Fire Department: Ames, Story, IA 50010,  ID: 85001,  Incident #: 185,  Station: 2,  Shift/Platoon: 2
Incident Type: Dumpster or other outside trash receptacle fire. Includes waste material from manufacturing or other production processes.
Alarm Time: 01/28/2006 20:44,  Arrival Time: 01/28/2006 20:51,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 01/28/2006 20:59
Action taken: Investigate. Includes investigations done on arrival to determine the situation and postincident investigations; and collecting incident information for incident reporting purposes.
Location: Franklin Avenue, Ames, IA 50010
Fire Department: Ames, Story, IA 50010,  ID: 85001,  Incident #: 189,  Station: 2,  Shift/Platoon: 2
Incident Type: Unauthorized burning. Includes fires that are under control and not endangering property.
Alarm Time: 01/29/2006 00:52,  Arrival Time: 01/29/2006 00:56,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 01/29/2006 01:05
Action taken: Fire control or extinguishment, other.
Location: Duff Avenue, Ames, IA 50010
Fire Department: Ames, Story, IA 50010,  ID: 85001,  Incident #: 213,  Station: 3,  Shift/Platoon: 1
Incident Type: Passenger vehicle fire. Includes any motorized passenger vehicle, other than a motor home (e.g., pickup trucks, sport utility vehicles, buses).
Alarm Time: 02/02/2006 15:33,  Arrival Time: 02/02/2006 15:34,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 02/02/2006 15:51
Property Value: $3000,  Property Loss: $3000
Action taken: Extinguishment by fire service personnel.
Acres Burned #: < 1
Area of Origin: Engine area, running gear, wheel area
Cause of Ignition: Unintentional
Mobile Property Involved: Involved in ignition and burned,  Type: Passenger road vehicle, other,  Make: Chevrolet,  Model: S-10,  Year: 1991,  License Plate: 251 EFC IA
Location: Jensen Avenue, Ames, IA 50010
Fire Department: Ames, Story, IA 50010,  ID: 85001,  Incident #: 219,  Station: 1,  Shift/Platoon: 2
Incident Type: Trash or rubbish fire in a structure, with no flame damage to structure or its contents.
Alarm Time: 02/03/2006 12:45,  Arrival Time: 02/03/2006 12:48,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 02/03/2006 13:20
Property Value: $133600,  Contents Value: $25000,  Contents Loss: $150
Detector Alerted Occupants: Yes
Action taken: Ventilate. Includes nonhazardous odor removal and removal of smoke from nonhazardous materials-related fires.
Location: Ken Maril Road, Ames, IA 50010
Fire Department: Ames, Story, IA 50010,  ID: 85001,  Incident #: 224,  Station: 3,  Shift/Platoon: 2
Incident Type: Building fire
Alarm Time: 02/03/2006 22:09,  Arrival Time: 02/03/2006 22:17,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 02/03/2006 23:09
Property Value: $103300,  Property Loss: $1000,  Contents Value: $50000
Detector Alerted Occupants: Yes
Action taken: Extinguishment by fire service personnel.
Buildings Involved #: 1,  Acres Burned #: < 1
Area of Origin: Egress/exit, other,  Heat Source: Arcing,  Item First Ignited: Structural member or framing
Cause of Ignition: Failure of equipment or heat source (Short circuit arc from defective, worn insulation)
Structure Type: Enclosed building,  Status: In normal use,  Stories: 1 Above, 1 Below,  Square Feet: 668
Detector Presence: Detectors Present,  Type: Smoke,  Power: Battery Only,  Operation: Operated,  Effectiveness: Alerted Occupants
Location: Willow Residence Hall, Ames, IA 50011
Fire Department: Ames, Story, IA 50010,  ID: 85001,  Incident #: 231,  Station: 2,  Shift/Platoon: 3
Incident Type: Building fire
Alarm Time: 02/05/2006 00:52,  Arrival Time: 02/05/2006 00:56,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 02/05/2006 01:18
Action taken: Extinguishment by fire service personnel.
Buildings Involved #: 1,  Acres Burned #: < 1
Area of Origin: Interior stairway or ramp,  Item First Ignited: Magazine, newspaper, writing paper
Cause of Ignition: Intentional
  • Playing with heat source
  • Possibly impaired by alcohol or drugs
Structure Type: Enclosed building,  Status: In normal use,  Stories: 10 Above,  Square Feet: 12500
Detector Presence: Detectors Present,  Type: Smoke,  Power: Hardwire Only,  Operation: Operated,  Effectiveness: Alerted Occupants

Arson Case Status: Investigation closed
Location: Green Hills Drive, Ames, IA 50014
Fire Department: Ames, Story, IA 50010,  ID: 85001,  Incident #: 235,  Station: 3,  Shift/Platoon: 3
Incident Type: Gas leak (natural gas or LPG). Excludes gas odors with no source found.
Alarm Time: 02/05/2006 06:10,  Arrival Time: 02/05/2006 06:16,  Controlled Time: 02/05/2006 07:29,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 02/05/2006 07:29
Action taken: Investigate. Includes investigations done on arrival to determine the situation and postincident investigations; and collecting incident information for incident reporting purposes.
Location: Oakland Street, Ames, IA 50010
Fire Department: Ames, Story, IA 50010,  ID: 85001,  Incident #: 241,  Station: 2,  Shift/Platoon: 1
Incident Type: Building fire
Alarm Time: 02/05/2006 21:51,  Arrival Time: 02/05/2006 21:56,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 02/05/2006 23:01
Property Value: $106300,  Property Loss: $2000
Action taken: Extinguishment by fire service personnel.
Buildings Involved #: 1,  Acres Burned #: < 1
Area of Origin: Interior stairway or ramp,  Heat Source: Arcing,  Item First Ignited: Structural member or framing
Cause of Ignition: Unintentional (Electrical failure, malfunction, other)
Structure Type: Enclosed building,  Status: In normal use,  Stories: 2 Above, 1 Below,  Square Feet: 1050
Detector Presence: Detectors Present,  Type: Smoke,  Power: Battery Only
Location: Schilletter Village, Ames, IA 50010
Fire Department: Ames, Story, IA 50010,  ID: 85001,  Incident #: 246,  Station: 1,  Shift/Platoon: 2
Incident Type: Carbon monoxide incident. Excludes incidents with nothing found.
Alarm Time: 02/06/2006 19:26,  Arrival Time: 02/06/2006 19:35,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 02/06/2006 20:04
Action taken: Ventilate. Includes nonhazardous odor removal and removal of smoke from nonhazardous materials-related fires.
Location: Ontario Street, Ames, IA 50014
Fire Department: Ames, Story, IA 50010,  ID: 85001,  Incident #: 252,  Station: 2,  Shift/Platoon: 3
Incident Type: Unauthorized burning. Includes fires that are under control and not endangering property.
Alarm Time: 02/07/2006 14:19,  Arrival Time: 02/07/2006 14:27,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 02/07/2006 14:51
Action taken: Extinguishment by fire service personnel.
Location: State Avenue, Ames, IA 50010
Fire Department: Ames, Story, IA 50010,  ID: 85001,  Incident #: 259,  Station: 2,  Shift/Platoon: 1
Incident Type: Passenger vehicle fire. Includes any motorized passenger vehicle, other than a motor home (e.g., pickup trucks, sport utility vehicles, buses).
Alarm Time: 02/08/2006 12:25,  Arrival Time: 02/08/2006 12:30,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 02/08/2006 13:11
Property Value: $3400,  Property Loss: $3400
Action taken: Extinguishment by fire service personnel.
Acres Burned #: < 1
Area of Origin: Engine area, running gear, wheel area,  Heat Source: Heat from powered equipment, other,  Item First Ignited: Multiple items first ignited
Cause of Ignition: Unintentional
Mobile Property Involved: Involved in ignition and burned,  Type: Passenger car.,  Make: Ford,  Model: Thunderbird,  Year: 1995,  License Plate: 804 MFB IA,  VIN No: 1FALP62WOSH116533
Location: 4th Street, Ames, IA 50010
Fire Department: Ames, Story, IA 50010,  ID: 85001,  Incident #: 280,  Station: 1,  Shift/Platoon: 3
Incident Type: Gas leak (natural gas or LPG). Excludes gas odors with no source found.
Alarm Time: 02/10/2006 17:15,  Arrival Time: 02/10/2006 17:20,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 02/10/2006 18:04
Action taken: Establish safe area. Includes isolating the area affected by denying entry to unprotected persons and establishing hazard control zones (hot, warm, cold).
Location: Frederiksen Court, Ames, IA 50010
Fire Department: Ames, Story, IA 50010,  ID: 85001,  Incident #: 282,  Station: 1,  Shift/Platoon: 3
Incident Type: Gas leak (natural gas or LPG). Excludes gas odors with no source found.
Alarm Time: 02/10/2006 20:52,  Arrival Time: 02/10/2006 20:57,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 02/10/2006 21:10
Action taken: Investigate. Includes investigations done on arrival to determine the situation and postincident investigations; and collecting incident information for incident reporting purposes.
Location: Lincoln Swing 103 , Ames, IA 50010
Fire Department: Ames, Story, IA 50010,  ID: 85001,  Incident #: 304,  Station: 2,  Shift/Platoon: 1
Incident Type: Building fire
Alarm Time: 02/14/2006 10:14,  Arrival Time: 02/14/2006 10:18,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 02/14/2006 11:45
Property Value: $1900000,  Property Loss: $10000,  Contents Value: $10000,  Contents Loss: $10000
Action taken: Fire control or extinguishment, other.
Buildings Involved #: 1,  Acres Burned #: < 1
Area of Origin: Function area, other,  Heat Source: Candle,  Item First Ignited: Multiple items first ignited
Cause of Ignition: Unintentional (Misuse of material or product, other)
Structure Type: Enclosed building,  Status: In normal use,  Stories: 3 Above,  Square Feet: 5000,  Stories with Damage: 1 Minor
Detector Presence: Detectors Present,  Type: Smoke,  Power: Hardwire Only
Location: Hamilton Drive, Ames, IA 50010
Fire Department: Ames, Story, IA 50010,  ID: 85001,  Incident #: 340,  Station: 3,  Shift/Platoon: 1
Incident Type: Building fire
Alarm Time: 02/17/2006 19:59,  Arrival Time: 02/17/2006 20:04,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 02/17/2006 21:00
Property Value: $77400,  Property Loss: $1000,  Contents Value: $66300,  Contents Loss: $4500
Action taken: Extinguishment by fire service personnel.
Buildings Involved #: 1,  Acres Burned #: < 1,  On Site Materials: Food, other
Area of Origin: Cooking area, kitchen,  Heat Source: Radiated, conducted heat from operating equipment,  Item First Ignited: Cooking materials, including edible materials, (Misuse of material or product, other)
Structure Type: Enclosed building,  Status: In normal use,  Stories: 1 Above,  Square Feet: 1050,  Stories with Damage: 1 Minor
Detector Presence: Detectors Present,  Type: Smoke,  Power: Hardwire with battery,  Operation: Operated,  Effectiveness: Alerted Occupants
Location: Design College, Ames, IA 50010
Fire Department: Ames, Story, IA 50010,  ID: 85001,  Incident #: 353,  Station: 2,  Shift/Platoon: 2
Incident Type: Fire
Alarm Time: 02/18/2006 21:56,  Arrival Time: 02/18/2006 22:00,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 02/18/2006 22:17
Action taken: Extinguishment by fire service personnel.
Location: 2nd Street, Ames, IA 50010
Fire Department: Ames, Story, IA 50010,  ID: 85001,  Incident #: 377,  Station: 1,  Shift/Platoon: 3
Incident Type: Carbon monoxide incident. Excludes incidents with nothing found.
Alarm Time: 02/22/2006 10:20,  Arrival Time: 02/22/2006 10:25,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 02/22/2006 11:50
Action taken: Ventilate. Includes nonhazardous odor removal and removal of smoke from nonhazardous materials-related fires.
Location: 13th Street, Ames, IA 50010
Fire Department: Ames, Story, IA 50010,  ID: 85001,  Incident #: 380,  Station: 1,  Shift/Platoon: 1
Incident Type: Vehicle accident, general cleanup. Includes incidents where FD is dispatched after the accident to clear away debris. Excludes extrication from vehicle and flammable liquid spills.
Alarm Time: 02/23/2006 07:50,  Arrival Time: 02/23/2006 07:50,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 02/23/2006 08:06
Action taken: Control traffic. Includes setting up barricades and directing traffic.
Location: 2nd Street, Ames, IA 50010
Fire Department: Ames, Story, IA 50010,  ID: 85001,  Incident #: 393,  Station: 1,  Shift/Platoon: 2
Incident Type: Carbon monoxide incident. Excludes incidents with nothing found.
Alarm Time: 02/24/2006 14:35,  Arrival Time: 02/24/2006 14:37,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 02/24/2006 15:15
Action taken: Hazardous materials detection, monitoring, sampling, and analysis using a variety of detection instruments.
Location: Frederiksen Court 3215 , Ames, IA 50010
Fire Department: Ames, Story, IA 50010,  ID: 85001,  Incident #: 396,  Station: 1,  Shift/Platoon: 2
Incident Type: Fire
Alarm Time: 02/24/2006 18:19,  Arrival Time: 02/24/2006 18:23,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 02/24/2006 18:34
Detector Alerted Occupants: Yes
Action taken: Ventilate. Includes nonhazardous odor removal and removal of smoke from nonhazardous materials-related fires.
Location: Eaton Avenue, Ames, IA 50010
Fire Department: Ames, Story, IA 50010,  ID: 85001,  Incident #: 404,  Station: 1,  Shift/Platoon: 3
Incident Type: Carbon monoxide incident. Excludes incidents with nothing found.
Alarm Time: 02/26/2006 02:55,  Arrival Time: 02/26/2006 03:11,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 02/26/2006 03:22
Action taken: Investigate. Includes investigations done on arrival to determine the situation and postincident investigations; and collecting incident information for incident reporting purposes.
Location: Ferndale Avenue, Ames, IA 50010
Fire Department: Ames, Story, IA 50010,  ID: 85001,  Incident #: 406,  Station: 1,  Shift/Platoon: 1
Incident Type: Building fire
Alarm Time: 02/26/2006 07:11,  Arrival Time: 02/26/2006 07:14,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 02/26/2006 07:31
Property Value: $136000,  Property Loss: $500,  Contents Value: $40,  Contents Loss: $40
Action taken: Ventilate. Includes nonhazardous odor removal and removal of smoke from nonhazardous materials-related fires.
Buildings Involved #: 1,  Acres Burned #: < 1
Area of Origin: Common room, den, family room, living room, lounge,  Heat Source: Heat from powered equipment, other,  Item First Ignited: Toy or game
Cause of Ignition: Unintentional
  • Misuse of material or product, other
  • Unattended or unsupervised person
Structure Type: Enclosed building,  Status: In normal use,  Stories: 1 Above, 1 Below,  Square Feet: 1584
Detector Presence: Detectors Present,  Type: Smoke,  Power: Battery Only,  Operation: Operated,  Effectiveness: Alerted Occupants
Location: Freel Drive, Ames, IA 50010
Fire Department: Ames, Story, IA 50010,  ID: 85001,  Incident #: 409,  Station: 3,  Shift/Platoon: 1
Incident Type: Gas leak (natural gas or LPG). Excludes gas odors with no source found.
Alarm Time: 02/26/2006 12:05,  Arrival Time: 02/26/2006 12:10,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 02/26/2006 12:13
Action taken: Information, investigation, and enforcement, other.
Location: Top O Hollow Road, Ames, IA 50010
Fire Department: Ames, Story, IA 50010,  ID: 85001,  Incident #: 416,  Station: 1,  Shift/Platoon: 1
Incident Type: Building fire
Alarm Time: 02/27/2006 02:26,  Arrival Time: 02/27/2006 02:30,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 02/28/2006 17:00
Property Value: $150000,  Property Loss: $150000,  Contents Value: $100000,  Contents Loss: $100000
Actions taken:
  • Extinguishment by fire service personnel.
  • Salvage and overhaul.
  • Investigate. Includes investigations done on arrival to determine the situation and postincident investigations; and collecting incident information for incident reporting purposes.
Buildings Involved #: 1,  Acres Burned #: < 1
Area of Origin: Exterior balcony, unenclosed porch
Structure Type: Enclosed building,  Status: In normal use,  Stories: 1 Above, 1 Below,  Square Feet: 1310
Detector Presence: Detectors Present,  Type: Smoke,  Operation: Operated,  Effectiveness: Alerted Occupants
Location: 2nd Street, Ames, IA 50010
Fire Department: Ames, Story, IA 50010,  ID: 85001,  Incident #: 417,  Station: 1,  Shift/Platoon: 2
Incident Type: Carbon monoxide incident. Excludes incidents with nothing found.
Alarm Time: 02/27/2006 08:30,  Arrival Time: 02/27/2006 08:34,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 02/27/2006 08:58
Action taken: Hazardous condition, other.
Location: Northwestern Avenue, Ames, IA 50010
Fire Department: Ames, Story, IA 50010,  ID: 85001,  Incident #: 433,  Station: 1,  Shift/Platoon: 1
Incident Type: Outside rubbish, trash, or waste fire. Excludes outside rubbish fires in a container or receptacle.
Alarm Time: 03/01/2006 08:17,  Arrival Time: 03/01/2006 08:22,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 03/01/2006 08:41
Action taken: Extinguishment by fire service personnel.
Location: Hamilton Drive, Ames, IA 50010
Fire Department: Ames, Story, IA 50010,  ID: 85001,  Incident #: 434,  Station: 1,  Shift/Platoon: 1
Incident Type: Chemical spill or leak. Includes unstable, reactive, explosive material.
Alarm Time: 03/01/2006 12:49,  Arrival Time: 03/01/2006 12:54,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 03/01/2006 13:02
Action taken: Hazardous materials leak control and containment. Includes actions taken to keep a material within its container.
Location: Richardson Court, Ames, IA 50010
Fire Department: Ames, Story, IA 50010,  ID: 85001,  Incident #: 441,  Station: 2,  Shift/Platoon: 1
Incident Type: Dumpster or other outside trash receptacle fire. Includes waste material from manufacturing or other production processes.
Alarm Time: 03/02/2006 02:06,  Arrival Time: 03/02/2006 02:08,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 03/02/2006 02:30
Action taken: Extinguishment by fire service personnel.
Location: 4th Street, Ames, IA 50010
Fire Department: Ames, Story, IA 50010,  ID: 85001,  Incident #: 452,  Station: 1,  Shift/Platoon: 1
Incident Type: Gas leak (natural gas or LPG). Excludes gas odors with no source found.
Alarm Time: 03/04/2006 08:56,  Arrival Time: 03/04/2006 09:05,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 03/04/2006 09:34
Action taken: Investigate. Includes investigations done on arrival to determine the situation and postincident investigations; and collecting incident information for incident reporting purposes.
Location: Grand Avenue, Ames, IA 50010
Fire Department: Ames, Story, IA 50010,  ID: 85001,  Incident #: 488,  Station: 1,  Shift/Platoon: 3
Incident Type: Gas leak (natural gas or LPG). Excludes gas odors with no source found.
Alarm Time: 03/09/2006 20:09,  Arrival Time: 03/09/2006 20:14,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 03/09/2006 21:09
Action taken: Investigate. Includes investigations done on arrival to determine the situation and postincident investigations; and collecting incident information for incident reporting purposes.
Location: Grand Avenue, Ames, IA 50010
Fire Department: Ames, Story, IA 50010,  ID: 85001,  Incident #: 498,  Station: 1,  Shift/Platoon: 1
Incident Type: Outside rubbish fire, other.
Alarm Time: 03/10/2006 18:27,  Arrival Time: 03/10/2006 18:32,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 03/10/2006 18:36
Action taken: Fire control or extinguishment, other.
Location: Roy Key Avenue 329 , Ames, IA 50010
Fire Department: Ames, Story, IA 50010,  ID: 85001,  Incident #: 501,  Station: 1,  Shift/Platoon: 1
Incident Type: Trash or rubbish fire in a structure, with no flame damage to structure or its contents.
Alarm Time: 03/10/2006 23:45,  Arrival Time: 03/10/2006 23:48,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 03/11/2006 00:23
Detector Alerted Occupants: Yes
Action taken: Investigate. Includes investigations done on arrival to determine the situation and postincident investigations; and collecting incident information for incident reporting purposes.
Location: Welch Avenue, Ames, IA 50010
Fire Department: Ames, Story, IA 50010,  ID: 85001,  Incident #: 503,  Station: 2,  Shift/Platoon: 1
Incident Type: Dumpster or other outside trash receptacle fire. Includes waste material from manufacturing or other production processes.
Alarm Time: 03/11/2006 04:54,  Arrival Time: 03/11/2006 04:58,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 03/11/2006 05:07
Action taken: Extinguishment by fire service personnel.
Location: 8th Street, Ames, IA 50010
Fire Department: Ames, Story, IA 50010,  ID: 85001,  Incident #: 506,  Station: 1,  Shift/Platoon: 2
Incident Type: Unauthorized burning. Includes fires that are under control and not endangering property.
Alarm Time: 03/11/2006 14:22,  Arrival Time: 03/11/2006 14:25,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 03/11/2006 14:26
Action taken: Investigate. Includes investigations done on arrival to determine the situation and postincident investigations; and collecting incident information for incident reporting purposes.
Location: Ross Road, Ames, IA 50010
Fire Department: Ames, Story, IA 50010,  ID: 85001,  Incident #: 522,  Station: 2,  Shift/Platoon: 2
Incident Type: Chemical spill or leak. Includes unstable, reactive, explosive material.
Alarm Time: 03/14/2006 17:50,  Arrival Time: 03/14/2006 17:57,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 03/14/2006 18:27
Action taken: Hazardous materials leak control and containment. Includes actions taken to keep a material within its container.
Location: Ontario Street B , Ames, IA 50010
Fire Department: Ames, Story, IA 50010,  ID: 85001,  Incident #: 533,  Station: 2,  Shift/Platoon: 1
Incident Type: Building fire
Alarm Time: 03/16/2006 10:05,  Arrival Time: 03/16/2006 10:10,  Controlled Time: 03/16/2006 10:11,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 03/16/2006 12:00
Property Value: $127000,  Property Loss: $3000,  Contents Value: $20000,  Contents Loss: $1000
Action taken: Fire control or extinguishment, other.
Buildings Involved #: 1,  Acres Burned #: < 1
Area of Origin: Bedroom - < 5 persons,  Item First Ignited: Bedding
  • Heat source too close to combustibles.
  • Asleep
Structure Type: Enclosed building,  Status: In normal use,  Stories: 2 Above,  Square Feet: 2100
Detector Presence: Detectors Present,  Type: Smoke,  Power: Hardwire with battery,  Operation: Operated
Location: Welch Avenue, Ames, IA 50010
Fire Department: Ames, Story, IA 50010,  ID: 85001,  Incident #: 542,  Station: 2,  Shift/Platoon: 1
Incident Type: Mobile property (vehicle) fire, other.
Alarm Time: 03/17/2006 05:50,  Arrival Time: 03/17/2006 05:50,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 03/17/2006 06:35
Action taken: Fire control or extinguishment, other.
Acres Burned #: < 1
Area of Origin: Vehicle area, other,  Heat Source: Hot or smoldering object, other
Cause of Ignition: Unintentional (Abandoned or discarded materials or products)
Mobile Property Involved: Not involved in ignition, but burned
Location: Maxwell Avenue, Ames, IA 50010
Fire Department: Ames, Story, IA 50010,  ID: 85001,  Incident #: 546,  Station: 1,  Shift/Platoon: 2
Incident Type: Unauthorized burning. Includes fires that are under control and not endangering property.
Alarm Time: 03/17/2006 14:27,  Arrival Time: 03/17/2006 14:31,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 03/17/2006 14:35
Action taken: Enforce fire code and other codes. Includes response to public complaints and abatement of code violations.
Location: Unspecified, Ames, IA 50010
Fire Department: Ames, Story, IA 50010,  ID: 85001,  Incident #: 551,  Station: 1,  Shift/Platoon: 3
Incident Type: Brush or brush-and-grass mixture fire. Includes ground fuels lying on or immediately above the ground such as duff, roots, dead leaves, fine dead wood, and downed logs.
Alarm Time: 03/18/2006 09:50,  Arrival Time: 03/18/2006 09:54,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 03/18/2006 10:09
Action taken: Extinguishment by fire service personnel.
Acres Burned #: 1
Area of Origin: Wildland, woods,  Heat Source: Match,  Item First Ignited: Light vegetation - not crop, including grass
Cause of Ignition: Unintentional (Agriculture or land management burns)
Location: Franklin Avenue, Ames, IA 50010
Fire Department: Ames, Story, IA 50010,  ID: 85001,  Incident #: 553,  Station: 2,  Shift/Platoon: 3
Incident Type: Unauthorized burning. Includes fires that are under control and not endangering property.
Alarm Time: 03/18/2006 22:30,  Arrival Time: 03/18/2006 22:35,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 03/18/2006 22:40
Action taken: Investigate. Includes investigations done on arrival to determine the situation and postincident investigations; and collecting incident information for incident reporting purposes.
Location: Maple Avenue, Ames, IA 50010
Fire Department: Ames, Story, IA 50010,  ID: 85001,  Incident #: 555,  Station: 3,  Shift/Platoon: 1
Incident Type: Brush or brush-and-grass mixture fire. Includes ground fuels lying on or immediately above the ground such as duff, roots, dead leaves, fine dead wood, and downed logs.
Alarm Time: 03/19/2006 15:54,  Arrival Time: 03/19/2006 16:15,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 03/19/2006 16:34
Action taken: Control fire (wildland).
Acres Burned #: < 1
Area of Origin: Wildland, woods,  Item First Ignited: Light vegetation - not crop, including grass
Cause of Ignition: Intentional
  • Outside/open fire for warming or cooking
  • Unattended or unsupervised person

Arson Case Status: Investigation closed
Location: Bel Air Drive, Ames, IA 50010
Fire Department: Ames, Story, IA 50010,  ID: 85001,  Incident #: 573,  Station: 1,  Shift/Platoon: 1
Incident Type: Carbon monoxide incident. Excludes incidents with nothing found.
Alarm Time: 03/22/2006 11:50,  Arrival Time: 03/22/2006 11:54,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 03/22/2006 14:40
Action taken: Emergency medical services, other.
Location: University Village, Ames, IA 50010
Fire Department: Ames, Story, IA 50010,  ID: 85001,  Incident #: 590,  Station: 1,  Shift/Platoon: 2
Incident Type: Carbon monoxide incident. Excludes incidents with nothing found.
Alarm Time: 03/23/2006 19:10,  Arrival Time: 03/23/2006 19:17,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 03/23/2006 19:30
Action taken: Investigate. Includes investigations done on arrival to determine the situation and postincident investigations; and collecting incident information for incident reporting purposes.
Location: Knapp Street, Ames, IA 50010
Fire Department: Ames, Story, IA 50010,  ID: 85001,  Incident #: 600,  Station: 2,  Shift/Platoon: 1
Incident Type: Gas leak (natural gas or LPG). Excludes gas odors with no source found.
Alarm Time: 03/25/2006 13:48,  Arrival Time: 03/25/2006 13:50,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 03/25/2006 14:33
Action taken: Information, investigation, and enforcement, other.
Location: Beach Avenue, Ames, IA 50010
Fire Department: Ames, Story, IA 50010,  ID: 85001,  Incident #: 610,  Station: 2,  Shift/Platoon: 1
Incident Type: Dumpster or other outside trash receptacle fire. Includes waste material from manufacturing or other production processes.
Alarm Time: 03/26/2006 05:40,  Arrival Time: 03/26/2006 05:43,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 03/26/2006 06:00
Action taken: Extinguishment by fire service personnel.
Location: Welch Avenue, Ames, IA 50010
Fire Department: Ames, Story, IA 50010,  ID: 85001,  Incident #: 614,  Station: 1,  Shift/Platoon: 2
Incident Type: Gasoline or other flammable liquid spill (flash point below 100 degrees F at standard temperature and pressure (Class I)).
Alarm Time: 03/26/2006 12:15,  Arrival Time: 03/26/2006 12:16,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 03/26/2006 12:24
Contents Value: $7,  Contents Loss: $7
Action taken: Hazardous materials spill control and confinement. Includes confining or diking hazardous materials.
Location: Grandwood Drive, Ames, IA 50010
Fire Department: Ames, Story, IA 50010,  ID: 85001,  Incident #: 648,  Station: 1,  Shift/Platoon: 3
Incident Type: Cooking fire involving the contents of a cooking vessel without fire extension beyond the vessel.
Alarm Time: 03/30/2006 11:35,  Arrival Time: 03/30/2006 11:40,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 03/30/2006 12:00
Property Value: $600000,  Property Loss: $2500
Detector Alerted Occupants: Yes
Action taken: Shut down system. Includes shutting down water, gas, and fire alarm systems.
Location: Arbor Street, Ames, IA 50010
Fire Department: Ames, Story, IA 50010,  ID: 85001,  Incident #: 673,  Station: 2,  Shift/Platoon: 2
Incident Type: Fire
Alarm Time: 04/01/2006 21:24,  Arrival Time: 04/01/2006 21:30,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 04/01/2006 21:37
Action taken: Investigate. Includes investigations done on arrival to determine the situation and postincident investigations; and collecting incident information for incident reporting purposes.
Location: Franklin Avenue, Ames, IA 50010
Fire Department: Ames, Story, IA 50010,  ID: 85001,  Incident #: 674,  Station: 2,  Shift/Platoon: 2
Incident Type: Fire
Alarm Time: 04/01/2006 21:34,  Arrival Time: 04/01/2006 21:40,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 04/01/2006 21:48
Action taken: Investigate. Includes investigations done on arrival to determine the situation and postincident investigations; and collecting incident information for incident reporting purposes.
Location: Larch Residence Hall, Ames, IA 50010
Fire Department: Ames, Story, IA 50010,  ID: 85001,  Incident #: 675,  Station: 2,  Shift/Platoon: 2
Incident Type: Fire
Alarm Time: 04/02/2006 00:02,  Arrival Time: 04/02/2006 00:12,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 04/02/2006 00:20
Action taken: Investigate. Includes investigations done on arrival to determine the situation and postincident investigations; and collecting incident information for incident reporting purposes.
Location: Wood Street, Ames, IA 50010
Fire Department: Ames, Story, IA 50010,  ID: 85001,  Incident #: 687,  Station: 2,  Shift/Platoon: 1
Incident Type: Outside rubbish, trash, or waste fire. Excludes outside rubbish fires in a container or receptacle.
Alarm Time: 04/03/2006 15:42,  Arrival Time: 04/03/2006 15:47,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 04/03/2006 15:54
Action taken: Fire control or extinguishment, other.
Location: Greensboro Circle, Ames, IA 50010
Fire Department: Ames, Story, IA 50010,  ID: 85001,  Incident #: 688,  Station: 1,  Shift/Platoon: 1
Incident Type: Arcing, shorted electrical equipment.
Alarm Time: 04/03/2006 17:08,  Arrival Time: 04/03/2006 17:16,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 04/03/2006 17:28
Action taken: Investigate. Includes investigations done on arrival to determine the situation and postincident investigations; and collecting incident information for incident reporting purposes.
Location: Marigold Drive, Ames, IA 50010
Fire Department: Ames, Story, IA 50010,  ID: 85001,  Incident #: 690,  Station: 2,  Shift/Platoon: 1
Incident Type: Dumpster or other outside trash receptacle fire. Includes waste material from manufacturing or other production processes.
Alarm Time: 04/03/2006 18:27,  Arrival Time: 04/03/2006 18:31,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 04/03/2006 19:13
Action taken: Extinguishment by fire service personnel.
Location: Hayward Avenue, Ames, IA 50010
Fire Department: Ames, Story, IA 50010,  ID: 85001,  Incident #: 691,  Station: 2,  Shift/Platoon: 1
Incident Type: Dumpster or other outside trash receptacle fire. Includes waste material from manufacturing or other production processes.
Alarm Time: 04/03/2006 21:40,  Arrival Time: 04/03/2006 21:43,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 04/03/2006 21:52
Action taken: Extinguishment by fire service personnel.
Location: Buchanan Drive, Ames, IA 50010
Fire Department: Ames, Story, IA 50010,  ID: 85001,  Incident #: 697,  Station: 1,  Shift/Platoon: 2
Incident Type: Unauthorized burning. Includes fires that are under control and not endangering property.
Alarm Time: 04/04/2006 18:10,  Arrival Time: 04/04/2006 18:18,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 04/04/2006 18:23
Action taken: Actions taken, other.
Location: 9th Street, Ames, IA 50010
Fire Department: Ames, Story, IA 50010,  ID: 85001,  Incident #: 698,  Station: 1,  Shift/Platoon: 2
Incident Type: Unauthorized burning. Includes fires that are under control and not endangering property.
Alarm Time: 04/04/2006 18:18,  Arrival Time: 04/04/2006 18:24,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 04/04/2006 18:28
Action taken: Enforce fire code and other codes. Includes response to public complaints and abatement of code violations.
Location: 17th Street, Ames, IA 50010
Fire Department: Ames, Story, IA 50010,  ID: 85001,  Incident #: 709,  Station: 3,  Shift/Platoon: 3
Incident Type: Fire
Alarm Time: 04/05/2006 11:56,  Arrival Time: 04/05/2006 12:08,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 04/05/2006 12:40
Property Value: $500000
Action taken: Ventilate. Includes nonhazardous odor removal and removal of smoke from nonhazardous materials-related fires.
Location: Gateway Hills Park Drive, Ames, IA 50010
Fire Department: Ames, Story, IA 50010,  ID: 85001,  Incident #: 710,  Station: 1,  Shift/Platoon: 3
Incident Type: Grass fire. Includes fire confined to area characterized by grass ground cover, with little or no involvement of other ground fuels.
Alarm Time: 04/05/2006 14:12,  Arrival Time: 04/05/2006 14:17,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 04/05/2006 14:30
Action taken: Fire control or extinguishment, other.
Acres Burned #: < 1,  On Site Materials: Trees, plants, flowers
Area of Origin: Outside area, other,  Heat Source: Molten, hot material,  Item First Ignited: Light vegetation - not crop, including grass
Cause of Ignition: Failure of equipment or heat source (Electrical failure, malfunction, other)
Location: Wilson Avenue, Ames, IA 50010
Fire Department: Ames, Story, IA 50010,  ID: 85001,  Incident #: 711,  Station: 1,  Shift/Platoon: 3
Incident Type: Unauthorized burning. Includes fires that are under control and not endangering property.
Alarm Time: 04/05/2006 16:25,  Arrival Time: 04/05/2006 16:29,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 04/05/2006 16:35
Actions taken:
  • Investigate. Includes investigations done on arrival to determine the situation and postincident investigations; and collecting incident information for incident reporting purposes.
  • Extinguishment by fire service personnel.
Location: Frederiksen Court, Ames, IA 50010
Fire Department: Ames, Story, IA 50010,  ID: 85001,  Incident #: 713,  Station: 1,  Shift/Platoon: 3
Incident Type: Cooking fire involving the contents of a cooking vessel without fire extension beyond the vessel.
Alarm Time: 04/05/2006 18:14,  Arrival Time: 04/05/2006 18:17,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 04/05/2006 18:23
Detector Alerted Occupants: Yes
Action taken: Ventilate. Includes nonhazardous odor removal and removal of smoke from nonhazardous materials-related fires.
Location: Carnegie Avenue, Ames, IA 50010
Fire Department: Ames, Story, IA 50010,  ID: 85001,  Incident #: 725,  Station: 1,  Shift/Platoon: 2
Incident Type: Passenger vehicle fire. Includes any motorized passenger vehicle, other than a motor home (e.g., pickup trucks, sport utility vehicles, buses).
Alarm Time: 04/07/2006 09:40,  Arrival Time: 04/07/2006 09:41,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 04/07/2006 09:55
Action taken: Fire control or extinguishment, other.
Acres Burned #: < 1
Area of Origin: Operator/passenger area of transportation equip.,  Heat Source: Heat from other open flame or smoking materials,  Item First Ignited: Upholstered sofa, chair, vehicle seats
Cause of Ignition: Unintentional (Equipment not being operated properly)
Mobile Property Involved: Involved in ignition and burned,  Type: Passenger car.,  Make: Ford
Location: Lincoln Way, Ames, IA 50010
Fire Department: Ames, Story, IA 50010,  ID: 85001,  Incident #: 728,  Station: 1,  Shift/Platoon: 2
Incident Type: Gasoline or other flammable liquid spill (flash point below 100 degrees F at standard temperature and pressure (Class I)).
Alarm Time: 04/07/2006 13:50,  Arrival Time: 04/07/2006 13:55,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 04/07/2006 14:09
Fire Service Injuries: 1
Action taken: Hazardous condition, other.

Fire Fighter Casualty:  Age: 51,  Gender: Male,  Severity: Lost time injury, moderate severity
Location: Sandburg Court, Ames, IA 50010
Fire Department: Ames, Story, IA 50010,  ID: 85001,  Incident #: 746,  Station: 2,  Shift/Platoon: 1
Incident Type: Outside rubbish, trash, or waste fire. Excludes outside rubbish fires in a container or receptacle.
Alarm Time: 04/09/2006 12:07,  Arrival Time: 04/09/2006 12:11,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 04/09/2006 12:21
Action taken: Fire control or extinguishment, other.
Location: Hamilton Drive, Ames, IA 50010
Fire Department: Ames, Story, IA 50010,  ID: 85001,  Incident #: 757,  Station: 3,  Shift/Platoon: 2
Incident Type: Gas leak (natural gas or LPG). Excludes gas odors with no source found.
Alarm Time: 04/10/2006 10:36,  Arrival Time: 04/10/2006 10:36,  Controlled Time: 04/10/2006 11:32,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 04/10/2006 11:32
Action taken: Hazardous materials detection, monitoring, sampling, and analysis using a variety of detection instruments.
Location: 30 Ramp, Ames, IA 50010
Fire Department: Ames, Story, IA 50010,  ID: 85001,  Incident #: 761,  Station: 1,  Shift/Platoon: 2
Incident Type: Grass fire. Includes fire confined to area characterized by grass ground cover, with little or no involvement of other ground fuels.
Alarm Time: 04/10/2006 17:58,  Arrival Time: 04/10/2006 18:05,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 04/10/2006 18:20
Action taken: Control fire (wildland).
Acres Burned #: < 1
Area of Origin: Outside area, other,  Item First Ignited: Light vegetation - not crop, including grass
Cause of Ignition: Cause under investigation (Misuse of material or product, other)
Location: Arkansas Avenue, Ames, IA 50010
Fire Department: Ames, Story, IA 50010,  ID: 85001,  Incident #: 762,  Station: 2,  Shift/Platoon: 2
Incident Type: Power line down. Excludes people trapped by downed power lines.
Alarm Time: 04/10/2006 18:22,  Arrival Time: 04/10/2006 18:28,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 04/10/2006 18:59
Action taken: Investigate. Includes investigations done on arrival to determine the situation and postincident investigations; and collecting incident information for incident reporting purposes.
Location: Wilmoth Avenue, Ames, IA 50010
Fire Department: Ames, Story, IA 50010,  ID: 85001,  Incident #: 764,  Station: 2,  Shift/Platoon: 2
Incident Type: Fire
Alarm Time: 04/10/2006 22:30,  Arrival Time: 04/10/2006 22:35,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 04/10/2006 22:49
Action taken: Investigate. Includes investigations done on arrival to determine the situation and postincident investigations; and collecting incident information for incident reporting purposes.
Location: Delaware Avenue, Ames, IA 50014
Fire Department: Ames, Story, IA 50010,  ID: 85001,  Incident #: 770,  Station: 2,  Shift/Platoon: 3
Incident Type: Fire
Alarm Time: 04/11/2006 22:10,  Arrival Time: 04/11/2006 22:19,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 04/11/2006 23:36
Action taken: Standby.
Location: Isaac Newton Drive, Ames, IA 50010
Fire Department: Ames, Story, IA 50010,  ID: 85001,  Incident #: 782,  Station: 1,  Shift/Platoon: 2
Incident Type: Oil or other combustible liquid spill (flash point at or above 100 degrees F at standard temperature and pressure (Class II or III)).
Alarm Time: 04/13/2006 15:50,  Arrival Time: 04/13/2006 15:55,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 04/13/2006 16:30
Action taken: Hazardous materials spill control and confinement. Includes confining or diking hazardous materials.
Location: Scott Avenue, Ames, IA 50010
Fire Department: Ames, Story, IA 50010,  ID: 85001,  Incident #: 783,  Station: 2,  Shift/Platoon: 2
Incident Type: Trash or rubbish fire in a structure, with no flame damage to structure or its contents.
Alarm Time: 04/13/2006 16:31,  Arrival Time: 04/13/2006 16:31,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 04/13/2006 16:42
Action taken: Fire control or extinguishment, other.
Location: Ash Avenue, Ames, IA 50010
Fire Department: Ames, Story, IA 50010,  ID: 85001,  Incident #: 786,  Station: 2,  Shift/Platoon: 2
Incident Type: Fire
Alarm Time: 04/13/2006 22:51,  Arrival Time: 04/13/2006 22:56,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 04/13/2006 23:14
Action taken: Investigate. Includes investigations done on arrival to determine the situation and postincident investigations; and collecting incident information for incident reporting purposes.
Location: Emerald Drive, Ames, IA 50010
Fire Department: Ames, Story, IA 50010,  ID: 85001,  Incident #: 789,  Station: 3,  Shift/Platoon: 2
Incident Type: Outside rubbish fire, other.
Alarm Time: 04/14/2006 04:48,  Arrival Time: 04/14/2006 04:53,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 04/14/2006 04:58
Action taken: Extinguishment by fire service personnel.
Location: 35, Ames, IA 50010
Fire Department: Ames, Story, IA 50010,  ID: 85001,  Incident #: 798,  Station: 1,  Shift/Platoon: 1
Incident Type: Grass fire. Includes fire confined to area characterized by grass ground cover, with little or no involvement of other ground fuels.
Alarm Time: 04/15/2006 16:26,  Arrival Time: 04/15/2006 16:30,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 04/15/2006 17:45
Action taken: Fire control or extinguishment, other.
Location: 5th Street, Ames, IA 50010
Fire Department: Ames, Story, IA 50010,  ID: 85001,  Incident #: 806,  Station: 1,  Shift/Platoon: 1
Incident Type: Building fire
Alarm Time: 04/16/2006 00:37,  Arrival Time: 04/16/2006 00:43,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 04/16/2006 03:45
Property Value: $780000,  Property Loss: $30000,  Contents Value: $1000000
Action taken: Extinguishment by fire service personnel.
Buildings Involved #: 1,  Acres Burned #: < 1,  On Site Materials: Paper - rolled
Area of Origin: Conduit, pipe, utility, or ventilation shaft,  Heat Source: Arcing,  Item First Ignited: Electrical wire, cable insulation
Cause of Ignition: Cause under investigation (Unspecified short-circuit arc)
Structure Type: Enclosed building,  Status: In normal use,  Stories: 2 Above, 1 Below,  Square Feet: 3600,  Stories with Damage: 1 Minor
Detector Presence: Detectors Present,  Type: More than 1 type present,  Operation: Operated
Location: Tripp Street, Ames, IA 50010
Fire Department: Ames, Story, IA 50010,  ID: 85001,  Incident #: 809,  Station: 2,  Shift/Platoon: 2
Incident Type: Fire
Alarm Time: 04/16/2006 15:45,  Arrival Time: 04/16/2006 15:50,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 04/16/2006 15:57
Detector Alerted Occupants: Yes
Action taken: Fire control or extinguishment, other.
Location: Woodland Street, Ames, IA 50014
Fire Department: Ames, Story, IA 50010,  ID: 85001,  Incident #: 814,  Station: 2,  Shift/Platoon: 3
Incident Type: Gas leak (natural gas or LPG). Excludes gas odors with no source found.
Alarm Time: 04/17/2006 08:55,  Arrival Time: 04/17/2006 09:02,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 04/17/2006 12:00
Action taken: Standby.
Location: Lincoln Way, Ames, IA 50010
Fire Department: Ames, Story, IA 50010,  ID: 85001,  Incident #: 850,  Station: 1,  Shift/Platoon: 1
Incident Type: Building fire
Alarm Time: 04/22/2006 03:42,  Arrival Time: 04/22/2006 03:42,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 04/22/2006 03:53
Property Value: $800000,  Property Loss: $8000
Actions taken:
  • Extinguishment by fire service personnel.
  • Search for lost or missing person. Includes animals.
Buildings Involved #: 1,  Acres Burned #: < 1
Area of Origin: Bedroom - < 5 persons,  Item First Ignited: Box, carton, bag, basket, barrel
Structure Type: Enclosed building,  Status: In normal use,  Stories: 3 Above, 1 Below,  Square Feet: 15000
Detector Presence: Detectors Present,  Type: Smoke,  Power: Battery Only,  Operation: Operated,  Effectiveness: Alerted Occupants
Location: 3rd Street, Ames, IA 50010
Fire Department: Ames, Story, IA 50010,  ID: 85001,  Incident #: 861,  Station: 3,  Shift/Platoon: 2
Incident Type: Authorized controlled burning. Includes fires that are agricultural in nature and managed by the property owner. Excludes unauthorized controlled burning and prescribed fires.
Alarm Time: 04/22/2006 20:30,  Arrival Time: 04/22/2006 20:35,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 04/22/2006 20:37
Action taken: Investigate. Includes investigations done on arrival to determine the situation and postincident investigations; and collecting incident information for incident reporting purposes.
Location: Roberts Residence Hall, Ames, IA 50010
Fire Department: Ames, Story, IA 50010,  ID: 85001,  Incident #: 867,  Station: 2,  Shift/Platoon: 2
Incident Type: Dumpster or other outside trash receptacle fire. Includes waste material from manufacturing or other production processes.
Alarm Time: 04/23/2006 02:15,  Arrival Time: 04/23/2006 02:18,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 04/23/2006 02:30
Action taken: Extinguishment by fire service personnel.
Acres Burned #: < 1,  On Site Materials: Trash, not recyclable
Area of Origin: Highway, parking lot, street: on or near,  Item First Ignited: Multiple items first ignited, (Abandoned or discarded materials or products)
Location: Russell Avenue, Ames, IA 50010
Fire Department: Ames, Story, IA 50010,  ID: 85001,  Incident #: 881,  Station: 3,  Shift/Platoon: 3
Incident Type: Trash or rubbish fire in a structure, with no flame damage to structure or its contents.
Alarm Time: 04/24/2006 01:30,  Arrival Time: 04/24/2006 01:36,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 04/24/2006 02:10
Property Value: $5000,  Property Loss: $500
Detector Alerted Occupants: Yes
Action taken: Extinguishment by fire service personnel.
Location: Lincoln Way, Ames, IA 50014
Fire Department: Ames, Story, IA 50010,  ID: 85001,  Incident #: 889,  Station: 2,  Shift/Platoon: 3
Incident Type: Building fire
Alarm Time: 04/26/2006 10:17,  Arrival Time: 04/26/2006 10:23,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 04/26/2006 11:18
Property Value: $500000,  Property Loss: $500
Action taken: Extinguishment by fire service personnel.
Buildings Involved #: 1,  Acres Burned #: < 1
Area of Origin: Laundry area, wash house (laundry),  Heat Source: Hot ember or ash,  Item First Ignited: Dust, fiber, lint, including sawdust and excelsior
Cause of Ignition: Unintentional (Equipment overloaded)
Structure Type: Enclosed building,  Status: In normal use,  Stories: 1 Above,  Square Feet: 2800
Location: Eisenhower Avenue, Ames, IA 50010
Fire Department: Ames, Story, IA 50010,  ID: 85001,  Incident #: 892,  Station: 1,  Shift/Platoon: 3
Incident Type: Unauthorized burning. Includes fires that are under control and not endangering property.
Alarm Time: 04/26/2006 20:44,  Arrival Time: 04/26/2006 20:56,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 04/26/2006 21:06
Action taken: Investigate. Includes investigations done on arrival to determine the situation and postincident investigations; and collecting incident information for incident reporting purposes.
Location: 30, Ames, IA 50010
Fire Department: Ames, Story, IA 50010,  ID: 85001,  Incident #: 896,  Station: 1,  Shift/Platoon: 1
Incident Type: Brush or brush-and-grass mixture fire. Includes ground fuels lying on or immediately above the ground such as duff, roots, dead leaves, fine dead wood, and downed logs.
Alarm Time: 04/27/2006 12:08,  Arrival Time: 04/27/2006 12:17,  Controlled Time: 04/27/2006 12:21,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 04/27/2006 12:34
Action taken: Extinguishment by fire service personnel.
Acres Burned #: < 1
Area of Origin: Open area - outside,  Item First Ignited: Light vegetation - not crop, including grass
Location: Sunset Drive, Ames, IA 50010
Fire Department: Ames, Story, IA 50010,  ID: 85001,  Incident #: 906,  Station: 1,  Shift/Platoon: 1
Incident Type: Outside rubbish fire, other.
Alarm Time: 04/28/2006 03:17,  Arrival Time: 04/28/2006 03:20,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 04/28/2006 03:27
Action taken: Fire control or extinguishment, other.
Location: Ironwood Lane, Ames, IA 50010
Fire Department: Ames, Story, IA 50010,  ID: 85001,  Incident #: 940,  Station: 3,  Shift/Platoon: 1
Incident Type: Carbon monoxide incident. Excludes incidents with nothing found.
Alarm Time: 04/30/2006 22:40,  Arrival Time: 04/30/2006 22:49,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 04/30/2006 23:01
Action taken: Investigate. Includes investigations done on arrival to determine the situation and postincident investigations; and collecting incident information for incident reporting purposes.
Location: Hyland Avenue, Ames, IA 50010
Fire Department: Ames, Story, IA 50010,  ID: 85001,  Incident #: 947,  Station: 2,  Shift/Platoon: 2
Incident Type: Vehicle accident, general cleanup. Includes incidents where FD is dispatched after the accident to clear away debris. Excludes extrication from vehicle and flammable liquid spills.
Alarm Time: 05/01/2006 17:22,  Arrival Time: 05/01/2006 17:26,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 05/01/2006 17:39
Property Value: $23000,  Property Loss: $16000
Action taken: Provide first aid and check for injuries. Medical evaluation of patient.
Location: Larch Residence Hall, Ames, IA 50010
Fire Department: Ames, Story, IA 50010,  ID: 85001,  Incident #: 951,  Station: 2,  Shift/Platoon: 2
Incident Type: Outside rubbish, trash, or waste fire. Excludes outside rubbish fires in a container or receptacle.
Alarm Time: 05/02/2006 05:34,  Arrival Time: 05/02/2006 05:36,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 05/02/2006 05:51
Action taken: Extinguishment by fire service personnel.
Location: State Avenue, Ames, IA 50010
Fire Department: Ames, Story, IA 50010,  ID: 85001,  Incident #: 961,  Station: 2,  Shift/Platoon: 1
Incident Type: Vehicle accident, general cleanup. Includes incidents where FD is dispatched after the accident to clear away debris. Excludes extrication from vehicle and flammable liquid spills.
Alarm Time: 05/03/2006 17:24,  Arrival Time: 05/03/2006 17:27,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 05/03/2006 17:45
Action taken: Fires, rescues, and hazardous conditions, other.
Location: Larch Residence Hall, Ames, IA 50010
Fire Department: Ames, Story, IA 50010,  ID: 85001,  Incident #: 974,  Station: 2,  Shift/Platoon: 2
Incident Type: Outside rubbish, trash, or waste fire. Excludes outside rubbish fires in a container or receptacle.
Alarm Time: 05/05/2006 02:21,  Arrival Time: 05/05/2006 02:25,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 05/05/2006 02:37
Action taken: Extinguishment by fire service personnel.
Location: Mortensen Road, Ames, IA 50014
Fire Department: Ames, Story, IA 50010,  ID: 85001,  Incident #: 978,  Station: 2,  Shift/Platoon: 3
Incident Type: Building fire
Alarm Time: 05/05/2006 08:21,  Arrival Time: 05/05/2006 08:26,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 05/05/2006 09:04
Action taken: Ventilate. Includes nonhazardous odor removal and removal of smoke from nonhazardous materials-related fires.
Buildings Involved #: 1,  Acres Burned #: < 1
Area of Origin: Assembly area - less than 100 persons,  Heat Source: Radiated, conducted heat from operating equipment,  Item First Ignited: Magazine, newspaper, writing paper
Cause of Ignition: Intentional (Abandoned or discarded materials or products)
Structure Type: Enclosed building,  Status: In normal use,  Stories: 2 Above,  Square Feet: 200000
Detector Presence: Detectors Present,  Type: Smoke,  Power: Multiple detectors and power supplies,  Operation: Fire too small to operate
AES Presence: Present
Location: Maxwell Avenue, Ames, IA 50010
Fire Department: Ames, Story, IA 50010,  ID: 85001,  Incident #: 982,  Station: 1,  Shift/Platoon: 3
Incident Type: Gas leak (natural gas or LPG). Excludes gas odors with no source found.
Alarm Time: 05/05/2006 10:34,  Arrival Time: 05/05/2006 10:36,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 05/05/2006 10:48
Action taken: Hazardous materials leak control and containment. Includes actions taken to keep a material within its container.
Location: Crawford Avenue, Ames, IA 50010
Fire Department: Ames, Story, IA 50010,  ID: 85001,  Incident #: 992,  Station: 1,  Shift/Platoon: 1
Incident Type: Unauthorized burning. Includes fires that are under control and not endangering property.
Alarm Time: 05/06/2006 11:08,  Arrival Time: 05/06/2006 11:13,  Controlled Time: 05/06/2006 11:20,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 05/06/2006 11:20
Action taken: Fire control or extinguishment, other.
Location: Truman Place, Ames, IA 50010
Fire Department: Ames, Story, IA 50010,  ID: 85001,  Incident #: 1007,  Station: 1,  Shift/Platoon: 1
Incident Type: Electrical wiring/equipment problem, other.
Alarm Time: 05/09/2006 17:55,  Arrival Time: 05/09/2006 18:03,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 05/09/2006 18:14
Action taken: Investigate. Includes investigations done on arrival to determine the situation and postincident investigations; and collecting incident information for incident reporting purposes.
Location: Unspecified, Ames, IA 50010
Fire Department: Ames, Story, IA 50010,  ID: 85001,  Incident #: 1049,  Station: 1,  Shift/Platoon: 1
Incident Type: Grass fire. Includes fire confined to area characterized by grass ground cover, with little or no involvement of other ground fuels.
Alarm Time: 05/15/2006 15:02,  Arrival Time: 05/15/2006 15:06,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 05/15/2006 15:19
Action taken: Extinguishment by fire service personnel.
Acres Burned #: < 1
Item First Ignited: Light vegetation - not crop, including grass
Location: 13th Street, Ames, IA 50010
Fire Department: Ames, Story, IA 50010,  ID: 85001,  Incident #: 1057,  Station: 1,  Shift/Platoon: 2
Incident Type: Outside rubbish fire, other.
Alarm Time: 05/17/2006 03:29,  Arrival Time: 05/17/2006 03:33,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 05/17/2006 03:41
Action taken: Extinguishment by fire service personnel.
Location: Franklin Avenue, Ames, IA 50010
Fire Department: Ames, Story, IA 50010,  ID: 85001,  Incident #: 1060,  Station: 1,  Shift/Platoon: 3
Incident Type: Unauthorized burning. Includes fires that are under control and not endangering property.
Alarm Time: 05/17/2006 13:10,  Arrival Time: 05/17/2006 13:20,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 05/17/2006 13:35
Action taken: Investigate. Includes investigations done on arrival to determine the situation and postincident investigations; and collecting incident information for incident reporting purposes.
Location: Kildee Hall, Ames, IA 50010
Fire Department: Ames, Story, IA 50010,  ID: 85001,  Incident #: 1061,  Station: 2,  Shift/Platoon: 3
Incident Type: Natural vegetation fire, other.
Alarm Time: 05/17/2006 14:53,  Arrival Time: 05/17/2006 14:57,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 05/17/2006 15:26
Property Value: $1000,  Property Loss: $1000
Action taken: Extinguishment by fire service personnel.
Buildings Involved #: 1,  Acres Burned #: < 1
Area of Origin: Outside area, other
Cause of Ignition: Unintentional
Location: Lincoln Way, Ames, IA 50010
Fire Department: Ames, Story, IA 50010,  ID: 85001,  Incident #: 1074,  Station: 1,  Shift/Platoon: 1
Incident Type: Vehicle accident, general cleanup. Includes incidents where FD is dispatched after the accident to clear away debris. Excludes extrication from vehicle and flammable liquid spills.
Alarm Time: 05/18/2006 19:36,  Arrival Time: 05/18/2006 19:40,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 05/18/2006 19:45
Action taken: Actions taken, other.
Location: Monroe Circle, Ames, IA 50010
Fire Department: Ames, Story, IA 50010,  ID: 85001,  Incident #: 1083,  Station: 1,  Shift/Platoon: 2
Incident Type: Passenger vehicle fire. Includes any motorized passenger vehicle, other than a motor home (e.g., pickup trucks, sport utility vehicles, buses).
Alarm Time: 05/19/2006 16:06,  Arrival Time: 05/19/2006 16:12,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 05/19/2006 16:21
Property Value: $300,  Property Loss: $300
Action taken: Salvage and overhaul.
Acres Burned #: < 1
Area of Origin: Engine area, running gear, wheel area,  Heat Source: Radiated, conducted heat from operating equipment
Cause of Ignition: Failure of equipment or heat source (Mechanical failure, malfunction, other)
Mobile Property Involved: Involved in ignition and burned,  Type: Passenger road vehicle, other,  Make: Ford,  Model: F-150,  Year: 1978,  License Plate: 514 ROQ IA,  VIN No: F15SKCC9091
Location: Riverside Drive, Ames, IA 50010
Fire Department: Ames, Story, IA 50010,  ID: 85001,  Incident #: 1084,  Station: 3,  Shift/Platoon: 2
Incident Type: Special outside fire, other.
Alarm Time: 05/19/2006 17:28,  Arrival Time: 05/19/2006 17:34,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 05/19/2006 17:59
Action taken: Establish safe area. Includes isolating the area affected by denying entry to unprotected persons and establishing hazard control zones (hot, warm, cold).
Acres Burned #: < 1
Area of Origin: Equipment or service area, other,  Heat Source: Arcing,  Item First Ignited: Electrical wire, cable insulation
Cause of Ignition: Unintentional (Natural condition, other)
Location: Hickory Drive, Ames, IA 50010
Fire Department: Ames, Story, IA 50010,  ID: 85001,  Incident #: 1086,  Station: 2,  Shift/Platoon: 2
Incident Type: Arcing, shorted electrical equipment.
Alarm Time: 05/19/2006 18:19,  Arrival Time: 05/19/2006 18:25,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 05/19/2006 19:31
Action taken: Establish safe area. Includes isolating the area affected by denying entry to unprotected persons and establishing hazard control zones (hot, warm, cold).
Location: Lincoln Swing, Ames, IA 50014
Fire Department: Ames, Story, IA 50010,  ID: 85001,  Incident #: 1094,  Station: 2,  Shift/Platoon: 3
Incident Type: Passenger vehicle fire. Includes any motorized passenger vehicle, other than a motor home (e.g., pickup trucks, sport utility vehicles, buses).
Alarm Time: 05/20/2006 19:29,  Arrival Time: 05/20/2006 19:34,  Controlled Time: 05/20/2006 19:54,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 05/20/2006 19:54
Property Value: $925,  Property Loss: $925
Action taken: Extinguishment by fire service personnel.
Acres Burned #: < 1
Area of Origin: Engine area, running gear, wheel area,  Heat Source: Radiated, conducted heat from operating equipment,  Item First Ignited: Flammable liquid/gas - in/from engine or burner
Cause of Ignition: Failure of equipment or heat source (Leak or break)
Mobile Property Involved: Involved in ignition and burned,  Type: Passenger car.,  Make: Ford,  Model: Escort GT,  Year: 1992,  License Plate: 879 PKI IA,  VIN No: IFAPP1287NW168280
Location: 7th Street, Ames, IA 50010
Fire Department: Ames, Story, IA 50010,  ID: 85001,  Incident #: 1098,  Station: 1,  Shift/Platoon: 1
Incident Type: Unauthorized burning. Includes fires that are under control and not endangering property.
Alarm Time: 05/21/2006 15:06,  Arrival Time: 05/21/2006 15:11,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 05/21/2006 15:18
Action taken: Fire control or extinguishment, other.
Location: East Avenue, Ames, IA 50010
Fire Department: Ames, Story, IA 50010,  ID: 85001,  Incident #: 1113,  Station: 1,  Shift/Platoon: 3
Incident Type: Building fire
Alarm Time: 05/23/2006 23:54,  Arrival Time: 05/23/2006 23:58,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 05/24/2006 02:05
Property Value: $3000000,  Contents Value: $190000,  Contents Loss: $20000
Action taken: Extinguishment by fire service personnel.
Buildings Involved #: 1,  Acres Burned #: < 1,  On Site Materials: Recyclable materials
Area of Origin: Processing/manufacturing area, workroom
Cause of Ignition: Unintentional
Structure Type: Enclosed building,  Status: In normal use,  Stories: 3 Above, 1 Below,  Square Feet: 10000
Detector Presence: Detectors Present
AES Presence: Present
Location: Preston Circle, Ames, IA 50010
Fire Department: Ames, Story, IA 50010,  ID: 85001,  Incident #: 1114,  Station: 1,  Shift/Platoon: 3
Incident Type: Building fire
Alarm Time: 05/24/2006 02:07,  Arrival Time: 05/24/2006 02:13,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 05/24/2006 03:46
Property Value: $347000,  Property Loss: $5000,  Contents Value: $243000,  Contents Loss: $20000
Action taken: Extinguishment by fire service personnel.
Buildings Involved #: 1,  Acres Burned #: < 1
Area of Origin: Ceiling & floor assembly, crawl space b/t stories,  Heat Source: Lightning,  Item First Ignited: Flammable liquid/gas in container or pipe
Cause of Ignition: Act of nature (Storm)
Structure Type: Enclosed building,  Status: In normal use,  Stories: 2 Above, 1 Below,  Square Feet: 2000,  Stories with Damage: 2 Minor
Detector Presence: Detectors Present,  Type: Smoke,  Power: Hardwire Only,  Operation: Operated,  Effectiveness: Alerted Occupants
Location: Pammel Drive, Ames, IA 50010
Fire Department: Ames, Story, IA 50010,  ID: 85001,  Incident #: 1119,  Station: 2,  Shift/Platoon: 1
Incident Type: Dumpster or other outside trash receptacle fire. Includes waste material from manufacturing or other production processes.
Alarm Time: 05/24/2006 12:41,  Arrival Time: 05/24/2006 12:45,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 05/24/2006 13:30
Action taken: Extinguishment by fire service personnel.
Location: Hyland Avenue, Ames, IA 50010
Fire Department: Ames, Story, IA 50010,  ID: 85001,  Incident #: 1121,  Station: 1,  Shift/Platoon: 1
Incident Type: Cooking fire involving the contents of a cooking vessel without fire extension beyond the vessel.
Alarm Time: 05/24/2006 18:38,  Arrival Time: 05/24/2006 18:42,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 05/24/2006 19:21
Detector Alerted Occupants: Yes
Action taken: Ventilate. Includes nonhazardous odor removal and removal of smoke from nonhazardous materials-related fires.
Location: 13th Street, Ames, IA 50010
Fire Department: Ames, Story, IA 50010,  ID: 85001,  Incident #: 1138,  Station: 1,  Shift/Platoon: 2
Incident Type: Road freight or transport vehicle fire. Includes commercial freight hauling vehicles and contractor vans or trucks. Examples are moving trucks, plumber vans, and delivery trucks.
Alarm Time: 05/26/2006 03:43,  Arrival Time: 05/26/2006 03:47,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 05/26/2006 05:38
Action taken: Extinguishment by fire service personnel.
Location: Gilman Hall, Ames, IA 50011
Fire Department: Ames, Story, IA 50010,  ID: 85001,  Incident #: 1145,  Station: 2,  Shift/Platoon: 3
Incident Type: Chemical spill or leak. Includes unstable, reactive, explosive material.
Alarm Time: 05/26/2006 16:57,  Arrival Time: 05/26/2006 17:00,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 05/26/2006 17:50
Action taken: Investigate. Includes investigations done on arrival to determine the situation and postincident investigations; and collecting incident information for incident reporting purposes.
Released From: Inside/On Structure,  Cause of Release: Unintentional release,  Disposition: Released to property owner or manager,  Factors Contributing To Release: Improper mixing technique
Location: Kitty Hawk Drive, Ames, IA 50010
Fire Department: Ames, Story, IA 50010,  ID: 85001,  Incident #: 1146,  Station: 3,  Shift/Platoon: 3
Incident Type: Arcing, shorted electrical equipment.
Alarm Time: 05/26/2006 17:33,  Arrival Time: 05/26/2006 17:35,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 05/26/2006 18:15
Action taken: Actions taken, other.
Location: Jewel Drive, Ames, IA 50010
Fire Department: Ames, Story, IA 50010,  ID: 85001,  Incident #: 1165,  Station: 3,  Shift/Platoon: 2
Incident Type: Authorized controlled burning. Includes fires that are agricultural in nature and managed by the property owner. Excludes unauthorized controlled burning and prescribed fires.
Alarm Time: 05/28/2006 21:15,  Arrival Time: 05/28/2006 21:19,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 05/28/2006 21:22
Action taken: Investigate. Includes investigations done on arrival to determine the situation and postincident investigations; and collecting incident information for incident reporting purposes.
Location: Duluth Street, Ames, IA 50010
Fire Department: Ames, Story, IA 50010,  ID: 85001,  Incident #: 1170,  Station: 3,  Shift/Platoon: 3
Incident Type: Building fire
Alarm Time: 05/29/2006 14:31,  Arrival Time: 05/29/2006 14:36,  Controlled Time: 05/29/2006 15:11,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 05/29/2006 15:11
Civilian Injuries: 1,  Property Value: $250000,  Property Loss: $500,  Contents Value: $100000,  Contents Loss: $200
Detector Alerted Occupants: Yes
Action taken: Fire control or extinguishment, other.
Buildings Involved #: 1,  Acres Burned #: < 1,  On Site Materials: Bedding
Area of Origin: Bedroom - < 5 persons,  Heat Source: Cigarette lighter,  Item First Ignited: Wearing apparel on a person
Cause of Ignition: Cause under investigation (Possibly mentally disabled)
Structure Type: Enclosed building,  Status: In normal use,  Stories: 1 Above,  Square Feet: 2500
Detector Presence: Detectors Present,  Type: Smoke,  Power: Hardwire with battery,  Operation: Operated,  Effectiveness: Alerted Occupants
Civilian Casualty:  Age: 49,  Gender: Male,  Severity: Severe
Location: Northwestern Avenue, Ames, IA 50010
Fire Department: Ames, Story, IA 50010,  ID: 85001,  Incident #: 1183,  Station: 1,  Shift/Platoon: 3
Incident Type: Gas leak (natural gas or LPG). Excludes gas odors with no source found.
Alarm Time: 06/01/2006 11:30,  Arrival Time: 06/01/2006 11:35,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 06/01/2006 16:40
Action taken: Standby.
Location: Wood Street, Ames, IA 50010
Fire Department: Ames, Story, IA 50010,  ID: 85001,  Incident #: 1202,  Station: 2,  Shift/Platoon: 2
Incident Type: Outside rubbish, trash, or waste fire. Excludes outside rubbish fires in a container or receptacle.
Alarm Time: 06/04/2006 02:29,  Arrival Time: 06/04/2006 02:30,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 06/04/2006 02:56
Action taken: Extinguishment by fire service personnel.
Location: Walton Drive, Ames, IA 50010
Fire Department: Ames, Story, IA 50010,  ID: 85001,  Incident #: 1219,  Station: 2,  Shift/Platoon: 1
Incident Type: Dumpster or other outside trash receptacle fire. Includes waste material from manufacturing or other production processes.
Alarm Time: 06/05/2006 21:32,  Arrival Time: 06/05/2006 21:38,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 06/05/2006 21:52
Action taken: Extinguishment by fire service personnel.
Location: 13th Street, Ames, IA 50010
Fire Department: Ames, Story, IA 50010,  ID: 85001,  Incident #: 1230,  Station: 1,  Shift/Platoon: 3
Incident Type: Road freight or transport vehicle fire. Includes commercial freight hauling vehicles and contractor vans or trucks. Examples are moving trucks, plumber vans, and delivery trucks.
Alarm Time: 06/08/2006 04:49,  Arrival Time: 06/08/2006 04:53,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 06/08/2006 05:44
Property Value: $75000,  Property Loss: $800,  Contents Value: $25000
Action taken: Fire control or extinguishment, other.
Acres Burned #: < 1
Area of Origin: Engine area, running gear, wheel area,  Item First Ignited: Tire
Cause of Ignition: Unintentional (Mechanical failure, malfunction, other)
Mobile Property Involved: Involved in ignition and burned,  Type: Freight road transport vehicle, other,  Make: Kenworth
Location: Center Avenue, Ames, IA 50010
Fire Department: Ames, Story, IA 50010,  ID: 85001,  Incident #: 1234,  Station: 1,  Shift/Platoon: 1
Incident Type: Chemical hazard (no spill or leak). Includes the potential for spills or leaks.
Alarm Time: 06/08/2006 15:21,  Arrival Time: 06/08/2006 15:31,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 06/08/2006 16:26
Action taken: Determine if the materials released are nonhazardous through product identification and environmental monitoring.
Location: Sheldon Avenue, Ames, IA 50010
Fire Department: Ames, Story, IA 50010,  ID: 85001,  Incident #: 1248,  Station: 2,  Shift/Platoon: 2
Incident Type: Dumpster or other outside trash receptacle fire. Includes waste material from manufacturing or other production processes.
Alarm Time: 06/10/2006 03:23,  Arrival Time: 06/10/2006 03:28,  Controlled Time: 06/10/2006 03:31,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 06/10/2006 03:41
Action taken: Extinguishment by fire service personnel.
Location: Northwestern Avenue, Ames, IA 50010
Fire Department: Ames, Story, IA 50010,  ID: 85001,  Incident #: 1267,  Station: 1,  Shift/Platoon: 2
Incident Type: Cooking fire involving the contents of a cooking vessel without fire extension beyond the vessel.
Alarm Time: 06/12/2006 17:15,  Arrival Time: 06/12/2006 17:17,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 06/12/2006 17:32
Detector Alerted Occupants: Yes
Action taken: Extinguishment by fire service personnel.
Location: 16th Street, Ames, IA 50010
Fire Department: Ames, Story, IA 50010,  ID: 85001,  Incident #: 1270,  Station: 1,  Shift/Platoon: 2
Incident Type: Gas leak (natural gas or LPG). Excludes gas odors with no source found.
Alarm Time: 06/12/2006 19:35,  Arrival Time: 06/12/2006 19:38,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 06/12/2006 20:00
Action taken: Standby.
Location: Twain Circle, Ames, IA 50010
Fire Department: Ames, Story, IA 50010,  ID: 85001,  Incident #: 1272,  Station: 2,  Shift/Platoon: 2
Incident Type: Passenger vehicle fire. Includes any motorized passenger vehicle, other than a motor home (e.g., pickup trucks, sport utility vehicles, buses).
Alarm Time: 06/13/2006 02:15,  Arrival Time: 06/13/2006 02:23,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 06/13/2006 03:56
Property Value: $2000,  Property Loss: $2000
Action taken: Extinguishment by fire service personnel.
Acres Burned #: < 1
Area of Origin: Exterior, exposed surface
Cause of Ignition: Cause under investigation
Mobile Property Involved: Involved in ignition and burned,  Type: Passenger car.,  Make: Pontiac,  Model: Grand Am,  Year: 1995,  License Plate: 286 PIC IA,  VIN No: 1G2NE55D1SM552414
Location: Dayton Avenue, Ames, IA 50010
Fire Department: Ames, Story, IA 50010,  ID: 85001,  Incident #: 1284,  Station: 1,  Shift/Platoon: 1
Incident Type: Grass fire. Includes fire confined to area characterized by grass ground cover, with little or no involvement of other ground fuels.
Alarm Time: 06/14/2006 10:42,  Arrival Time: 06/14/2006 10:51,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 06/14/2006 11:04
Action taken: Control fire (wildland).
Acres Burned #: < 1
Area of Origin: Outside area, other,  Heat Source: Hot or smoldering object, other,  Item First Ignited: Light vegetation - not crop, including grass
Cause of Ignition: Unintentional (Heat source too close to combustibles.)
Location: Dayton Avenue, Ames, IA 50010
Fire Department: Ames, Story, IA 50010,  ID: 85001,  Incident #: 1300,  Station: 1,  Shift/Platoon: 3
Incident Type: Off-road vehicle or heavy equipment fire. Includes dirt bikes, specialty off-road vehicles, earth-moving equipment (bulldozers), and farm equipment.
Alarm Time: 06/16/2006 13:57,  Arrival Time: 06/16/2006 14:01,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 06/16/2006 14:56
Property Value: $50000,  Property Loss: $50000
Action taken: Extinguishment by fire service personnel.
Acres Burned #: < 1
Cause of Ignition: Cause under investigation
Mobile Property Involved: Involved in ignition and burned,  Type: Construction vehicles,  Make: Other Make
Location: Tripp Street, Ames, IA 50010
Fire Department: Ames, Story, IA 50010,  ID: 85001,  Incident #: 1317,  Station: 1,  Shift/Platoon: 2
Incident Type: Gasoline or other flammable liquid spill (flash point below 100 degrees F at standard temperature and pressure (Class I)).
Alarm Time: 06/19/2006 20:56,  Arrival Time: 06/19/2006 21:05,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 06/19/2006 21:10
Action taken: Hazardous materials spill control and confinement. Includes confining or diking hazardous materials.
Location: Northwestern Avenue, Ames, IA 50010
Fire Department: Ames, Story, IA 50010,  ID: 85001,  Incident #: 1327,  Station: 1,  Shift/Platoon: 2
Incident Type: Outside rubbish fire, other.
Alarm Time: 06/21/2006 20:12,  Arrival Time: 06/21/2006 20:17,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 06/21/2006 20:25
Action taken: Information, investigation, and enforcement, other.
Acres Burned #: < 1
Area of Origin: Outside area, other,  Heat Source: Match
Cause of Ignition: Intentional
Location: High Avenue, Ames, IA 50010
Fire Department: Ames, Story, IA 50010,  ID: 85001,  Incident #: 1329,  Station: 3,  Shift/Platoon: 3
Incident Type: Mobile property (vehicle) fire, other.
Alarm Time: 06/22/2006 12:40,  Arrival Time: 06/22/2006 12:44,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 06/22/2006 12:49
Action taken: Fire control or extinguishment, other.
Acres Burned #: < 1,  On Site Materials: Flammable gas, other
Area of Origin: Vehicle area, other,  Heat Source: Arcing
Cause of Ignition: Unintentional (Mechanical failure, malfunction, other)
Mobile Property Involved: Involved in ignition, but did not itself burn,  Type: Passenger road vehicle, other,  Make: Chevrolet
Location: Scott Avenue, Ames, IA 50014
Fire Department: Ames, Story, IA 50010,  ID: 85001,  Incident #: 1330,  Station: 2,  Shift/Platoon: 3
Incident Type: Unauthorized burning. Includes fires that are under control and not endangering property.
Alarm Time: 06/22/2006 15:42,  Arrival Time: 06/22/2006 15:52,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 06/22/2006 16:00
Action taken: Enforce fire code and other codes. Includes response to public complaints and abatement of code violations.
Location: Coconino Road, Ames, IA 50014
Fire Department: Ames, Story, IA 50010,  ID: 85001,  Incident #: 1331,  Station: 2,  Shift/Platoon: 3
Incident Type: Cooking fire involving the contents of a cooking vessel without fire extension beyond the vessel.
Alarm Time: 06/22/2006 18:25,  Arrival Time: 06/22/2006 18:31,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 06/22/2006 19:05
Detector Alerted Occupants: Yes
Action taken: Ventilate. Includes nonhazardous odor removal and removal of smoke from nonhazardous materials-related fires.
Location: Tripp Street, Ames, IA 50010
Fire Department: Ames, Story, IA 50010,  ID: 85001,  Incident #: 1341,  Station: 2,  Shift/Platoon: 1
Incident Type: Dumpster or other outside trash receptacle fire. Includes waste material from manufacturing or other production processes.
Alarm Time: 06/23/2006 19:33,  Arrival Time: 06/23/2006 19:38,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 06/23/2006 19:52
Action taken: Extinguishment by fire service personnel.
Location: 8th Street, Ames, IA 50010
Fire Department: Ames, Story, IA 50010,  ID: 85001,  Incident #: 1345,  Station: 1,  Shift/Platoon: 1
Incident Type: Authorized controlled burning. Includes fires that are agricultural in nature and managed by the property owner. Excludes unauthorized controlled burning and prescribed fires.
Alarm Time: 06/23/2006 22:37,  Arrival Time: 06/23/2006 22:45,  Controlled Time: 06/23/2006 22:52,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 06/23/2006 22:52
Action taken: Investigate. Includes investigations done on arrival to determine the situation and postincident investigations; and collecting incident information for incident reporting purposes.
Location: Physics Hall, Ames, IA 50010
Fire Department: Ames, Story, IA 50010,  ID: 85001,  Incident #: 1355,  Station: 2,  Shift/Platoon: 2
Incident Type: Electrical wiring/equipment problem, other.
Alarm Time: 06/24/2006 23:02,  Arrival Time: 06/24/2006 23:05,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 06/24/2006 23:23
Action taken: Investigate. Includes investigations done on arrival to determine the situation and postincident investigations; and collecting incident information for incident reporting purposes.
Location: Curtis Avenue, Ames, IA 50010
Fire Department: Ames, Story, IA 50010,  ID: 85001,  Incident #: 1374,  Station: 1,  Shift/Platoon: 2
Incident Type: Unauthorized burning. Includes fires that are under control and not endangering property.
Alarm Time: 06/27/2006 16:44,  Arrival Time: 06/27/2006 16:50,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 06/27/2006 16:55
Action taken: Information, investigation, and enforcement, other.
Location: Summit Avenue, Ames, IA 50010
Fire Department: Ames, Story, IA 50010,  ID: 85001,  Incident #: 1378,  Station: 1,  Shift/Platoon: 2
Incident Type: Unauthorized burning. Includes fires that are under control and not endangering property.
Alarm Time: 06/27/2006 20:45,  Arrival Time: 06/27/2006 20:51,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 06/27/2006 20:55
Action taken: Investigate. Includes investigations done on arrival to determine the situation and postincident investigations; and collecting incident information for incident reporting purposes.
Location: Lincoln Way, Ames, IA 50011
Fire Department: Ames, Story, IA 50010,  ID: 85001,  Incident #: 1381,  Station: 1,  Shift/Platoon: 3
Incident Type: Building fire
Alarm Time: 06/28/2006 14:07,  Arrival Time: 06/28/2006 14:10,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 06/28/2006 15:47
Property Value: $89400,  Property Loss: $15000,  Contents Value: $5000,  Contents Loss: $1500
Actions taken:
  • Fire control or extinguishment, other.
  • Extinguishment by fire service personnel.
  • Salvage and overhaul.
Buildings Involved #: 1,  Acres Burned #: < 1
Area of Origin: Function area, other,  Heat Source: Candle,  Item First Ignited: Curtains, blinds, drapery, tapestry
Cause of Ignition: Unintentional (Abandoned or discarded materials or products)
Structure Type: Enclosed building,  Status: In normal use,  Stories: 1 Above, 1 Below,  Square Feet: 2000,  Stories with Damage: 1 Minor
Detector Presence: Detectors Present,  Type: Smoke,  Power: Battery Only,  Operation: Operated,  Effectiveness: Alerted Occupants
Location: Roosevelt Avenue, Ames, IA 50010
Fire Department: Ames, Story, IA 50010,  ID: 85001,  Incident #: 1390,  Station: 1,  Shift/Platoon: 1
Incident Type: Authorized controlled burning. Includes fires that are agricultural in nature and managed by the property owner. Excludes unauthorized controlled burning and prescribed fires.
Alarm Time: 06/29/2006 17:55,  Arrival Time: 06/29/2006 18:03,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 06/29/2006 18:09
Action taken: Investigate. Includes investigations done on arrival to determine the situation and postincident investigations; and collecting incident information for incident reporting purposes.
Location: Red Oak Drive, Ames, IA 50010
Fire Department: Ames, Story, IA 50010,  ID: 85001,  Incident #: 1394,  Station: 1,  Shift/Platoon: 2
Incident Type: Hazardous condition (no fire), other.
Alarm Time: 06/30/2006 09:55,  Arrival Time: 06/30/2006 10:00,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 06/30/2006 10:15
Action taken: Hazardous condition, other.
Location: Hunt Street, Ames, IA 50014
Fire Department: Ames, Story, IA 50010,  ID: 85001,  Incident #: 1398,  Station: 2,  Shift/Platoon: 2
Incident Type: Outside rubbish, trash, or waste fire. Excludes outside rubbish fires in a container or receptacle.
Alarm Time: 07/01/2006 02:33,  Arrival Time: 07/01/2006 02:35,  Controlled Time: 07/01/2006 02:37,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 07/01/2006 02:52
Action taken: Extinguishment by fire service personnel.
Location: Mortensen Road 207 , Ames, IA 50014
Fire Department: Ames, Story, IA 50010,  ID: 85001,  Incident #: 1414,  Station: 2,  Shift/Platoon: 1
Incident Type: Building fire
Alarm Time: 07/03/2006 01:28,  Arrival Time: 07/03/2006 01:35,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 07/03/2006 02:40
Civilian Injuries: 1,  Property Value: $798200,  Property Loss: $20000,  Contents Value: $1000,  Contents Loss: $1000
Detector Alerted Occupants: Yes
Action taken: Ventilate. Includes nonhazardous odor removal and removal of smoke from nonhazardous materials-related fires.
Buildings Involved #: 1,  Acres Burned #: < 1
Area of Origin: Cooking area, kitchen,  Heat Source: Radiated, conducted heat from operating equipment,  Item First Ignited: Liquids, piping, filters, other
Cause of Ignition: Unintentional (Equipment unattended)
Structure Type: Enclosed building,  Status: In normal use,  Stories: 3 Above,  Square Feet: 10000
Detector Presence: Detectors Present,  Type: Smoke,  Power: Hardwire with battery,  Operation: Operated,  Effectiveness: Alerted Occupants
AES Presence: Present,  Type: Wet pipe sprinkler,  Operation: Operated and Effective,  Sprinklers Operating: 1
Civilian Casualty:  Age: 19,  Gender: Male,  Severity: Moderate,  Cause: Exposed to fire products
Location: Dickinson Avenue, Ames, IA 50010
Fire Department: Ames, Story, IA 50010,  ID: 85001,  Incident #: 1418,  Station: 2,  Shift/Platoon: 2
Incident Type: Passenger vehicle fire. Includes any motorized passenger vehicle, other than a motor home (e.g., pickup trucks, sport utility vehicles, buses).
Alarm Time: 07/03/2006 16:42,  Arrival Time: 07/03/2006 16:48,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 07/03/2006 17:12
Property Value: $4500,  Property Loss: $4500
Action taken: Fire control or extinguishment, other.
Buildings Involved #: 1,  Acres Burned #: < 1
Area of Origin: Engine area, running gear, wheel area
Mobile Property Involved: Involved in ignition and burned,  Type: Passenger car.,  Make: Dodge
Location: Maple Avenue, Ames, IA 50010
Fire Department: Ames, Story, IA 50010,  ID: 85001,  Incident #: 1426,  Station: 3,  Shift/Platoon: 3
Incident Type: Natural vegetation fire, other.
Alarm Time: 07/05/2006 03:05,  Arrival Time: 07/05/2006 03:07,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 07/05/2006 03:43
Action taken: Extinguishment by fire service personnel.
Acres Burned #: < 1
Area of Origin: Open area - outside,  Item First Ignited: Heavy vegetation - not crop, including trees
Location: 13th Street, Ames, IA 50010
Fire Department: Ames, Story, IA 50010,  ID: 85001,  Incident #: 1449,  Station: 1,  Shift/Platoon: 3
Incident Type: Forest, woods, or wildland fire. Includes fires involving vegetative fuels, other than prescribed fire, that occur in an area in which development is essentially nonexistent, except for roads, railroads, power lines, and the like.
Alarm Time: 07/07/2006 15:59,  Arrival Time: 07/07/2006 16:06,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 07/07/2006 16:58
Action taken: Extinguishment by fire service personnel.
Acres Burned #: < 1,  On Site Materials: Trees, plants, flowers
Area of Origin: Wildland, woods,  Item First Ignited: Heavy vegetation - not crop, including trees
Location: Knapp Street, Ames, IA 50010
Fire Department: Ames, Story, IA 50010,  ID: 85001,  Incident #: 1455,  Station: 1,  Shift/Platoon: 1
Incident Type: Natural vegetation fire, other.
Alarm Time: 07/08/2006 07:15,  Arrival Time: 07/08/2006 07:18,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 07/08/2006 07:23
Action taken: Extinguishment by fire service personnel.
Acres Burned #: < 1
Area of Origin: Open area - outside,  Item First Ignited: Heavy vegetation - not crop, including trees
Location: Duff Avenue, Ames, IA 50010
Fire Department: Ames, Story, IA 50010,  ID: 85001,  Incident #: 1474,  Station: 1,  Shift/Platoon: 3
Incident Type: Unauthorized burning. Includes fires that are under control and not endangering property.
Alarm Time: 07/10/2006 20:55,  Arrival Time: 07/10/2006 21:01,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 07/10/2006 21:17
Action taken: Fire control or extinguishment, other.
Location: Duff Avenue, Ames, IA 50010
Fire Department: Ames, Story, IA 50010,  ID: 85001,  Incident #: 1500,  Station: 1,  Shift/Platoon: 2
Incident Type: Gasoline or other flammable liquid spill (flash point below 100 degrees F at standard temperature and pressure (Class I)).
Alarm Time: 07/15/2006 11:58,  Arrival Time: 07/15/2006 12:02,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 07/15/2006 12:14
Action taken: Hazardous materials leak control and containment. Includes actions taken to keep a material within its container.
Location: Ames High Drive, Ames, IA 50010
Fire Department: Ames, Story, IA 50010,  ID: 85001,  Incident #: 1504,  Station: 1,  Shift/Platoon: 2
Incident Type: Gas leak (natural gas or LPG). Excludes gas odors with no source found.
Alarm Time: 07/15/2006 15:50,  Arrival Time: 07/15/2006 16:05,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 07/15/2006 16:23
Action taken: Investigate. Includes investigations done on arrival to determine the situation and postincident investigations; and collecting incident information for incident reporting purposes.
Location: Duff Avenue, Ames, IA 50010
Fire Department: Ames, Story, IA 50010,  ID: 85001,  Incident #: 1552,  Station: 1,  Shift/Platoon: 1
Incident Type: Unauthorized burning. Includes fires that are under control and not endangering property.
Alarm Time: 07/21/2006 00:04,  Arrival Time: 07/21/2006 00:06,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 07/21/2006 00:12
Action taken: Information, investigation, and enforcement, other.
Location: Duff Avenue, Ames, IA 50010
Fire Department: Ames, Story, IA 50010,  ID: 85001,  Incident #: 1569,  Station: 1,  Shift/Platoon: 1
Incident Type: Gasoline or other flammable liquid spill (flash point below 100 degrees F at standard temperature and pressure (Class I)).
Alarm Time: 07/23/2006 17:12,  Arrival Time: 07/23/2006 17:17,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 07/23/2006 17:25
Action taken: Hazardous materials leak control and containment. Includes actions taken to keep a material within its container.
Location: Lincoln Way, Ames, IA 50010
Fire Department: Ames, Story, IA 50010,  ID: 85001,  Incident #: 1574,  Station: 2,  Shift/Platoon: 1
Incident Type: Passenger vehicle fire. Includes any motorized passenger vehicle, other than a motor home (e.g., pickup trucks, sport utility vehicles, buses).
Alarm Time: 07/24/2006 05:40,  Arrival Time: 07/24/2006 05:44,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 07/24/2006 06:14
Property Value: $750,  Property Loss: $750,  Contents Value: $100,  Contents Loss: $100
Action taken: Extinguishment by fire service personnel.
Acres Burned #: < 1
Mobile Property Involved: Involved in ignition and burned,  Type: Passenger car.,  Make: Honda,  Model: Civic,  Year: 1990,  License Plate: 279 FMO IA,  VIN No: 2HGED6344LH552534
Location: Howard Avenue, Ames, IA 50010
Fire Department: Ames, Story, IA 50010,  ID: 85001,  Incident #: 1583,  Station: 2,  Shift/Platoon: 2
Incident Type: Outside rubbish, trash, or waste fire. Excludes outside rubbish fires in a container or receptacle.
Alarm Time: 07/25/2006 02:13,  Arrival Time: 07/25/2006 02:17,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 07/25/2006 02:22
Action taken: Extinguishment by fire service personnel.
Location: 30 Ramp, Ames, IA 50010
Fire Department: Ames, Story, IA 50010,  ID: 85001,  Incident #: 1589,  Station: 3,  Shift/Platoon: 3
Incident Type: Road freight or transport vehicle fire. Includes commercial freight hauling vehicles and contractor vans or trucks. Examples are moving trucks, plumber vans, and delivery trucks.
Alarm Time: 07/25/2006 14:15,  Arrival Time: 07/25/2006 14:18,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 07/25/2006 14:21
Property Value: $20000,  Property Loss: $5000
Action taken: Extinguishment by fire service personnel.
Acres Burned #: < 1
Area of Origin: Engine area, running gear, wheel area,  Heat Source: Hot or smoldering object, other,  Item First Ignited: Tire
Cause of Ignition: Unintentional (Worn out)
Mobile Property Involved: Involved in ignition, but did not itself burn,  Type: Trailer - semi, designed for freight,  Make: Mack
Location: Ash Avenue, Ames, IA 50010
Fire Department: Ames, Story, IA 50010,  ID: 85001,  Incident #: 1600,  Station: 2,  Shift/Platoon: 2
Incident Type: Unauthorized burning. Includes fires that are under control and not endangering property.
Alarm Time: 07/27/2006 07:41,  Arrival Time: 07/27/2006 07:44,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 07/27/2006 08:05
Action taken: Extinguishment by fire service personnel.
Location: Tangerine Lane, Ames, IA 50010
Fire Department: Ames, Story, IA 50010,  ID: 85001,  Incident #: 1610,  Station: 3,  Shift/Platoon: 3
Incident Type: Unauthorized burning. Includes fires that are under control and not endangering property.
Alarm Time: 07/28/2006 22:32,  Arrival Time: 07/28/2006 22:37,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 07/28/2006 22:44
Action taken: Investigate. Includes investigations done on arrival to determine the situation and postincident investigations; and collecting incident information for incident reporting purposes.
Location: Welch Avenue, Ames, IA 50010
Fire Department: Ames, Story, IA 50010,  ID: 85001,  Incident #: 1620,  Station: 2,  Shift/Platoon: 1
Incident Type: Outside rubbish, trash, or waste fire. Excludes outside rubbish fires in a container or receptacle.
Alarm Time: 07/29/2006 23:03,  Arrival Time: 07/29/2006 23:05,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 07/29/2006 23:13
Action taken: Extinguishment by fire service personnel.
Location: Knapp Street, Ames, IA 50010
Fire Department: Ames, Story, IA 50010,  ID: 85001,  Incident #: 1621,  Station: 2,  Shift/Platoon: 1
Incident Type: Dumpster or other outside trash receptacle fire. Includes waste material from manufacturing or other production processes.
Alarm Time: 07/30/2006 04:55,  Arrival Time: 07/30/2006 05:00,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 07/30/2006 05:14
Action taken: Extinguishment by fire service personnel.
Location: Dotson Drive 205 , Ames, IA 50010
Fire Department: Ames, Story, IA 50010,  ID: 85001,  Incident #: 1622,  Station: 1,  Shift/Platoon: 2
Incident Type: Gas leak (natural gas or LPG). Excludes gas odors with no source found.
Alarm Time: 07/30/2006 10:35,  Arrival Time: 07/30/2006 10:40,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 07/30/2006 10:46
Action taken: Investigate. Includes investigations done on arrival to determine the situation and postincident investigations; and collecting incident information for incident reporting purposes.
Location: Oklahoma Drive, Ames, IA 50014
Fire Department: Ames, Story, IA 50010,  ID: 85001,  Incident #: 1636,  Station: 2,  Shift/Platoon: 3
Incident Type: Building fire
Alarm Time: 07/31/2006 16:29,  Arrival Time: 07/31/2006 16:36,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 07/31/2006 17:03
Property Value: $153700,  Property Loss: $500
Action taken: Salvage and overhaul.
Buildings Involved #: 1,  Acres Burned #: < 1
Area of Origin: Entrance way, lobby,  Heat Source: Hot ember or ash,  Item First Ignited: Exterior wall covering or finish
Cause of Ignition: Unintentional (Abandoned or discarded materials or products)
Structure Type: Enclosed building,  Status: In normal use,  Stories: 2 Above, 1 Below,  Square Feet: 817,  Stories with Damage: 1 Minor
Location: Howard Avenue, Ames, IA 50010
Fire Department: Ames, Story, IA 50010,  ID: 85001,  Incident #: 1638,  Station: 2,  Shift/Platoon: 3
Incident Type: Outside rubbish, trash, or waste fire. Excludes outside rubbish fires in a container or receptacle.
Alarm Time: 07/31/2006 22:24,  Arrival Time: 07/31/2006 22:27,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 07/31/2006 22:33
Action taken: Extinguishment by fire service personnel.
Location: Lincoln Way, Ames, IA 50014
Fire Department: Ames, Story, IA 50010,  ID: 85001,  Incident #: 1658,  Station: 2,  Shift/Platoon: 3
Incident Type: Gasoline or other flammable liquid spill (flash point below 100 degrees F at standard temperature and pressure (Class I)).
Alarm Time: 08/03/2006 14:48,  Arrival Time: 08/03/2006 14:57,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 08/03/2006 15:09
Actions taken:
  • Investigate. Includes investigations done on arrival to determine the situation and postincident investigations; and collecting incident information for incident reporting purposes.
  • Hazardous materials spill control and confinement. Includes confining or diking hazardous materials.
Location: Dakota Avenue, Ames, IA 50014
Fire Department: Ames, Story, IA 50010,  ID: 85001,  Incident #: 1660,  Station: 2,  Shift/Platoon: 3
Incident Type: Outside rubbish, trash, or waste fire. Excludes outside rubbish fires in a container or receptacle.
Alarm Time: 08/03/2006 21:06,  Arrival Time: 08/03/2006 21:12,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 08/03/2006 21:28
Actions taken:
  • Investigate. Includes investigations done on arrival to determine the situation and postincident investigations; and collecting incident information for incident reporting purposes.
  • Extinguishment by fire service personnel.
Location: Stanton Avenue, Ames, IA 50010
Fire Department: Ames, Story, IA 50010,  ID: 85001,  Incident #: 1661,  Station: 2,  Shift/Platoon: 3
Incident Type: Dumpster or other outside trash receptacle fire. Includes waste material from manufacturing or other production processes.
Alarm Time: 08/04/2006 03:12,  Arrival Time: 08/04/2006 03:16,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 08/04/2006 03:38
Action taken: Extinguishment by fire service personnel.
Location: Wood Street, Ames, IA 50010
Fire Department: Ames, Story, IA 50010,  ID: 85001,  Incident #: 1679,  Station: 2,  Shift/Platoon: 2
Incident Type: Outside rubbish, trash, or waste fire. Excludes outside rubbish fires in a container or receptacle.
Alarm Time: 08/06/2006 02:49,  Arrival Time: 08/06/2006 02:53,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 08/06/2006 03:06
Action taken: Extinguishment by fire service personnel.
Location: Wilson Avenue, Ames, IA 50010
Fire Department: Ames, Story, IA 50010,  ID: 85001,  Incident #: 1689,  Station: 1,  Shift/Platoon: 2
Incident Type: Unauthorized burning. Includes fires that are under control and not endangering property.
Alarm Time: 08/08/2006 13:34,  Arrival Time: 08/08/2006 13:46,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 08/08/2006 13:52
Action taken: Information, investigation, and enforcement, other.
Location: Lincoln Way, Ames, IA 50014
Fire Department: Ames, Story, IA 50010,  ID: 85001,  Incident #: 1722,  Station: 2,  Shift/Platoon: 3
Incident Type: Outside rubbish, trash, or waste fire. Excludes outside rubbish fires in a container or receptacle.
Alarm Time: 08/12/2006 23:57,  Arrival Time: 08/12/2006 23:58,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 08/13/2006 00:05
Action taken: Investigate. Includes investigations done on arrival to determine the situation and postincident investigations; and collecting incident information for incident reporting purposes.
Location: Mayfield Drive 202 , Ames, IA 50010
Fire Department: Ames, Story, IA 50010,  ID: 85001,  Incident #: 1733,  Station: 2,  Shift/Platoon: 1
Incident Type: Cooking fire involving the contents of a cooking vessel without fire extension beyond the vessel.
Alarm Time: 08/13/2006 15:51,  Arrival Time: 08/13/2006 15:57,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 08/13/2006 16:07
Detector Alerted Occupants: Yes
Action taken: Fire control or extinguishment, other.
Location: Onyx Circle, Ames, IA 50010
Fire Department: Ames, Story, IA 50010,  ID: 85001,  Incident #: 1736,  Station: 1,  Shift/Platoon: 2
Incident Type: Building fire
Alarm Time: 08/14/2006 07:01,  Arrival Time: 08/14/2006 07:01,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 08/14/2006 08:43
Property Value: $153700,  Property Loss: $70000,  Contents Value: $30000,  Contents Loss: $10000
Actions taken:
  • Extinguishment by fire service personnel.
  • Salvage and overhaul.
Buildings Involved #: 1,  Acres Burned #: < 1
Area of Origin: Interior stairway or ramp,  Item First Ignited: Structural member or framing, (Floor collapse)
Structure Type: Enclosed building,  Status: In normal use,  Stories: 2 Above, 1 Below,  Square Feet: 2364
Detector Presence: Detectors Present,  Type: Smoke,  Power: Battery Only,  Operation: Operated,  Effectiveness: Occupants failed to respond
Location: Lincoln Way 109 , Ames, IA 50010
Fire Department: Ames, Story, IA 50010,  ID: 85001,  Incident #: 1741,  Station: 3,  Shift/Platoon: 2
Incident Type: Gas leak (natural gas or LPG). Excludes gas odors with no source found.
Alarm Time: 08/15/2006 04:54,  Arrival Time: 08/15/2006 04:58,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 08/15/2006 05:09
Action taken: Ventilate. Includes nonhazardous odor removal and removal of smoke from nonhazardous materials-related fires.
Location: Lincoln Way, Ames, IA 50010
Fire Department: Ames, Story, IA 50010,  ID: 85001,  Incident #: 1743,  Station: 3,  Shift/Platoon: 3
Incident Type: Grass fire. Includes fire confined to area characterized by grass ground cover, with little or no involvement of other ground fuels.
Alarm Time: 08/15/2006 13:37,  Arrival Time: 08/15/2006 13:45,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 08/15/2006 14:03
Action taken: Fire control or extinguishment, other.
Acres Burned #: < 1
Area of Origin: Outside area, other
Cause of Ignition: Unintentional
Location: 6th Street, Ames, IA 50010
Fire Department: Ames, Story, IA 50010,  ID: 85001,  Incident #: 1747,  Station: 1,  Shift/Platoon: 3
Incident Type: Passenger vehicle fire. Includes any motorized passenger vehicle, other than a motor home (e.g., pickup trucks, sport utility vehicles, buses).
Alarm Time: 08/16/2006 02:25,  Arrival Time: 08/16/2006 02:28,  Controlled Time: 08/16/2006 02:31,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 08/16/2006 03:05
Property Value: $550,  Property Loss: $550
Action taken: Extinguishment by fire service personnel.
Acres Burned #: < 1
Area of Origin: Engine area, running gear, wheel area
Cause of Ignition: Failure of equipment or heat source (Mechanical failure, malfunction, other)
Mobile Property Involved: Involved in ignition and burned,  Type: Passenger car.,  Make: Buick,  Model: Century Limited 4D,  Year: 1987,  License Plate: 163RQW IA,  VIN No: 1G4AL51W3HD419293
Location: Kellogg Avenue, Ames, IA 50010
Fire Department: Ames, Story, IA 50010,  ID: 85001,  Incident #: 1750,  Station: 1,  Shift/Platoon: 1
Incident Type: Gasoline or other flammable liquid spill (flash point below 100 degrees F at standard temperature and pressure (Class I)).
Alarm Time: 08/16/2006 12:37,  Arrival Time: 08/16/2006 12:43,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 08/16/2006 12:48
Action taken: Remove hazard. Includes neutralizing a hazardous condition.
Location: Dotson Drive, Ames, IA 50010
Fire Department: Ames, Story, IA 50010,  ID: 85001,  Incident #: 1755,  Station: 1,  Shift/Platoon: 1
Incident Type: Building fire
Alarm Time: 08/16/2006 18:28,  Arrival Time: 08/16/2006 18:32,  Controlled Time: 08/16/2006 18:34,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 08/16/2006 18:46
Property Value: $500,  Property Loss: $500
Action taken: Salvage and overhaul.
Buildings Involved #: 1,  Acres Burned #: < 1
Area of Origin: Wall surface: exterior,  Heat Source: Hot ember or ash,  Item First Ignited: Exterior wall covering or finish
Cause of Ignition: Unintentional (Abandoned or discarded materials or products)
Structure Type: Enclosed building,  Status: In normal use,  Stories: 1 Above,  Square Feet: 484
Location: Main Street, Ames, IA 50010
Fire Department: Ames, Story, IA 50010,  ID: 85001,  Incident #: 1768,  Station: 1,  Shift/Platoon: 3
Incident Type: Building fire
Alarm Time: 08/18/2006 09:04,  Arrival Time: 08/18/2006 09:06,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 08/18/2006 10:46
Property Value: $267100,  Contents Value: $213000,  Contents Loss: $8000
Actions taken:
  • Investigate. Includes investigations done on arrival to determine the situation and postincident investigations; and collecting incident information for incident reporting purposes.
  • Ventilate. Includes nonhazardous odor removal and removal of smoke from nonhazardous materials-related fires.
Buildings Involved #: 1,  Acres Burned #: < 1
Area of Origin: Cooking area, kitchen,  Heat Source: Heat from other open flame or smoking materials,  Item First Ignited: Flammable liquid/gas - uncontained
Cause of Ignition: Unintentional (Failure to clean)
Structure Type: Enclosed building,  Status: In normal use,  Stories: 2 Above, 1 Below,  Square Feet: 6000,  Stories with Damage: 1 Minor
AES Presence: Present,  Type: Dry chemical system,  Operation: Fire too small to Operate
Location: Spedding Hall, Ames, IA 50010
Fire Department: Ames, Story, IA 50010,  ID: 85001,  Incident #: 1774,  Station: 3,  Shift/Platoon: 3
Incident Type: Building fire
Alarm Time: 08/18/2006 12:27,  Arrival Time: 08/18/2006 12:32,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 08/18/2006 12:51
Detector Alerted Occupants: Yes
Action taken: Salvage and overhaul.
Acres Burned #: < 1,  On Site Materials: Paper products, rope, other
Area of Origin: Laboratory,  Item First Ignited: Box, carton, bag, basket, barrel
Cause of Ignition: Cause under investigation (Abandoned or discarded materials or products)
Structure Type: Enclosed building,  Status: In normal use,  Stories: 3 Above, 2 Below,  Square Feet: 107630
Detector Presence: Detectors Present,  Type: Smoke,  Power: Multiple detectors and power supplies,  Operation: Operated,  Effectiveness: Alerted Occupants
Location: Lincoln Way, Ames, IA 50010
Fire Department: Ames, Story, IA 50010,  ID: 85001,  Incident #: 1777,  Station: 2,  Shift/Platoon: 3
Incident Type: Outside rubbish, trash, or waste fire. Excludes outside rubbish fires in a container or receptacle.
Alarm Time: 08/18/2006 13:43,  Arrival Time: 08/18/2006 13:49,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 08/18/2006 13:56
Action taken: Fire control or extinguishment, other.
Location: Ridgewood Avenue, Ames, IA 50010
Fire Department: Ames, Story, IA 50010,  ID: 85001,  Incident #: 1779,  Station: 1,  Shift/Platoon: 3
Incident Type: Building fire
Alarm Time: 08/18/2006 15:20,  Arrival Time: 08/18/2006 15:21,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 08/18/2006 17:35
Property Value: $20000,  Property Loss: $20000,  Contents Value: $10000,  Contents Loss: $10000
Actions taken:
  • Extinguishment by fire service personnel.
  • Investigate. Includes investigations done on arrival to determine the situation and postincident investigations; and collecting incident information for incident reporting purposes.
Buildings Involved #: 5,  Acres Burned #: < 1
Area of Origin: Vehicle storage area
Cause of Ignition: Cause under investigation
Structure Type: Enclosed building,  Status: In normal use,  Stories: 1 Above,  Square Feet: 832,  Stories with Damage: 1 Extreme
Location: Ridgewood Avenue, Ames, IA 50010
Fire Department: Ames, Story, IA 50010,  ID: 85001,  Incident #: 1779,  Station: 1,  Shift/Platoon: 3
Incident Type: Passenger vehicle fire. Includes any motorized passenger vehicle, other than a motor home (e.g., pickup trucks, sport utility vehicles, buses).
Alarm Time: 08/18/2006 15:20,  Arrival Time: 08/18/2006 15:21,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 08/18/2006 17:35
Property Value: $15000,  Property Loss: $15000
Action taken: Extinguishment by fire service personnel.
Acres Burned #: < 1
Area of Origin: Exterior, exposed surface,  Heat Source: Radiated heat from another fire,  Item First Ignited: Film, residue, including paint & resin, (Exposure fire)
Mobile Property Involved: Not involved in ignition, but burned,  Type: Passenger road vehicle, other,  Make: Chevrolet,  Model: Silverado,  Year: 2005,  License Plate: 6592C IA,  VIN No: 2GCEC13T94106068
Location: Ridgewood Avenue, Ames, IA 50010
Fire Department: Ames, Story, IA 50010,  ID: 85001,  Incident #: 1779,  Station: 1,  Shift/Platoon: 3
Incident Type: Building fire
Alarm Time: 08/18/2006 15:20,  Arrival Time: 08/18/2006 15:21,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 08/18/2006 17:35
Property Value: $60000,  Property Loss: $1500
Action taken: Investigate. Includes investigations done on arrival to determine the situation and postincident investigations; and collecting incident information for incident reporting purposes.
Acres Burned #: < 1
Area of Origin: Wall surface: exterior,  Heat Source: Conducted heat from another fire, (Exposure fire)
Structure Type: Enclosed building,  Status: In normal use,  Stories: 1 Above, 1 Below,  Square Feet: 1032,  Stories with Damage: 1 Minor
Location: Ridgewood Avenue, Ames, IA 50010
Fire Department: Ames, Story, IA 50010,  ID: 85001,  Incident #: 1779,  Station: 1,  Shift/Platoon: 3
Incident Type: Building fire
Alarm Time: 08/18/2006 15:20,  Arrival Time: 08/18/2006 15:21,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 08/18/2006 17:35
Property Value: $92900,  Property Loss: $500
Action taken: Investigate. Includes investigations done on arrival to determine the situation and postincident investigations; and collecting incident information for incident reporting purposes.
Acres Burned #: < 1
Area of Origin: Wall surface: exterior,  Heat Source: Conducted heat from another fire, (Exposure fire)
Structure Type: Enclosed building,  Status: In normal use,  Stories: 2 Above, 1 Below,  Square Feet: 1749,  Stories with Damage: 1 Minor
Location: Ridgewood Avenue, Ames, IA 50010
Fire Department: Ames, Story, IA 50010,  ID: 85001,  Incident #: 1779,  Station: 1,  Shift/Platoon: 3
Incident Type: Building fire
Alarm Time: 08/18/2006 15:20,  Arrival Time: 08/18/2006 15:21,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 08/18/2006 17:35
Property Value: $173300,  Property Loss: $5000
Action taken: Extinguishment by fire service personnel.
Acres Burned #: < 1
Area of Origin: Wall surface: exterior,  Heat Source: Conducted heat from another fire,  Item First Ignited: Exterior wall covering or finish, (Exposure fire)
Structure Type: Enclosed building,  Status: In normal use,  Stories: 2 Above, 1 Below,  Square Feet: 1749,  Stories with Damage: 1 Minor
Detector Presence: Detectors Present,  Type: Smoke,  Power: Battery Only,  Operation: Fire too small to operate
Location: Ridgewood Avenue, Ames, IA 50010
Fire Department: Ames, Story, IA 50010,  ID: 85001,  Incident #: 1779,  Station: 1,  Shift/Platoon: 3
Incident Type: Building fire
Alarm Time: 08/18/2006 15:20,  Arrival Time: 08/18/2006 15:21,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 08/18/2006 17:35
Property Value: $20000,  Property Loss: $4000
Action taken: Extinguishment by fire service personnel.
Acres Burned #: < 1
Area of Origin: Roof surface: exterior,  Heat Source: Conducted heat from another fire,  Item First Ignited: Exterior roof covering or finish, (Exposure fire)
Structure Type: Enclosed building,  Status: In normal use,  Stories: 1 Above,  Square Feet: 704,  Stories with Damage: 1 Significant
Location: Lincoln Way, Ames, IA 50010
Fire Department: Ames, Story, IA 50010,  ID: 85001,  Incident #: 1780,  Station: 2,  Shift/Platoon: 3
Incident Type: Outside rubbish, trash, or waste fire. Excludes outside rubbish fires in a container or receptacle.
Alarm Time: 08/18/2006 16:16,  Arrival Time: 08/18/2006 16:23,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 08/18/2006 16:45
Action taken: Fire control or extinguishment, other.
Location: Hyland Avenue 4 , Ames, IA 50014
Fire Department: Ames, Story, IA 50010,  ID: 85001,  Incident #: 1799,  Station: 2,  Shift/Platoon: 3
Incident Type: Building fire
Alarm Time: 08/21/2006 11:59,  Arrival Time: 08/21/2006 12:02,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 08/21/2006 13:03
Property Value: $249500,  Property Loss: $8000,  Contents Value: $2000,  Contents Loss: $500
Detector Alerted Occupants: Yes
Actions taken:
  • Extinguishment by fire service personnel.
  • Search for lost or missing person. Includes animals.
  • Salvage and overhaul.
Buildings Involved #: 1,  Acres Burned #: < 1
Area of Origin: Cooking area, kitchen,  Heat Source: Heat from other open flame or smoking materials,  Item First Ignited: Box, carton, bag, basket, barrel
Cause of Ignition: Unintentional (Accidentally turned on, not turned off)
Structure Type: Enclosed building,  Status: In normal use,  Stories: 3 Above, 1 Below,  Square Feet: 8500
Detector Presence: Detectors Present,  Type: Smoke,  Power: Battery Only,  Operation: Failed to Operate,  Failure Reason: Battery missing or disconnected
Location: Woodland Street, Ames, IA 50010
Fire Department: Ames, Story, IA 50010,  ID: 85001,  Incident #: 1829,  Station: 1,  Shift/Platoon: 1
Incident Type: Outside rubbish fire, other.
Alarm Time: 08/25/2006 15:55,  Arrival Time: 08/25/2006 15:58,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 08/25/2006 16:04
Action taken: Information, investigation, and enforcement, other.
Location: University Village, Ames, IA 50010
Fire Department: Ames, Story, IA 50010,  ID: 85001,  Incident #: 1830,  Station: 1,  Shift/Platoon: 1
Incident Type: Building fire
Alarm Time: 08/25/2006 18:28,  Arrival Time: 08/25/2006 18:33,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 08/25/2006 18:48
Action taken: Extinguishment by fire service personnel.
Buildings Involved #: 1,  Acres Burned #: < 1
Area of Origin: Cooking area, kitchen,  Heat Source: Radiated, conducted heat from operating equipment,  Item First Ignited: Magazine, newspaper, writing paper
Cause of Ignition: Unintentional
Equipment Involved: Range with or without oven, cooking surface,  Power: Natural gas or other lighter than air gas,  Portability: Portable
Structure Type: Enclosed building,  Status: In normal use,  Stories: 2 Above,  Square Feet: 2800
Detector Presence: Detectors Present,  Operation: Failed to Operate
Location: Hayward Avenue, Ames, IA 50010
Fire Department: Ames, Story, IA 50010,  ID: 85001,  Incident #: 1846,  Station: 2,  Shift/Platoon: 2
Incident Type: Outside rubbish, trash, or waste fire. Excludes outside rubbish fires in a container or receptacle.
Alarm Time: 08/27/2006 02:10,  Arrival Time: 08/27/2006 02:14,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 08/27/2006 02:37
Action taken: Investigate. Includes investigations done on arrival to determine the situation and postincident investigations; and collecting incident information for incident reporting purposes.
Location: Linden Residence Hall, Ames, IA 50010
Fire Department: Ames, Story, IA 50010,  ID: 85001,  Incident #: 1848,  Station: 3,  Shift/Platoon: 2
Incident Type: Dumpster or other outside trash receptacle fire. Includes waste material from manufacturing or other production processes.
Alarm Time: 08/27/2006 02:32,  Arrival Time: 08/27/2006 02:35,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 08/27/2006 02:50
Action taken: Extinguishment by fire service personnel.
Location: Steinbeck Street, Ames, IA 50010
Fire Department: Ames, Story, IA 50010,  ID: 85001,  Incident #: 1852,  Station: 2,  Shift/Platoon: 3
Incident Type: Passenger vehicle fire. Includes any motorized passenger vehicle, other than a motor home (e.g., pickup trucks, sport utility vehicles, buses).
Alarm Time: 08/27/2006 10:33,  Arrival Time: 08/27/2006 10:38,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 08/27/2006 10:46
Property Value: $3000,  Property Loss: $800
Action taken: Investigate. Includes investigations done on arrival to determine the situation and postincident investigations; and collecting incident information for incident reporting purposes.
Acres Burned #: < 1
Area of Origin: Operator/passenger area of transportation equip.,  Heat Source: Arcing
Cause of Ignition: Failure of equipment or heat source (Unspecified short-circuit arc)
Mobile Property Involved: Involved in ignition and burned,  Type: Passenger road vehicle, other,  Make: Chevrolet,  Year: 1995,  VIN No: 1GBDT13W8S2233279
Location: Grand Avenue, Ames, IA 50010
Fire Department: Ames, Story, IA 50010,  ID: 85001,  Incident #: 1873,  Station: 1,  Shift/Platoon: 1
Incident Type: Unauthorized burning. Includes fires that are under control and not endangering property.
Alarm Time: 08/29/2006 20:43,  Arrival Time: 08/29/2006 20:46,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 08/29/2006 20:51
Action taken: Information, investigation, and enforcement, other.
Location: Quebec Street, Ames, IA 50010
Fire Department: Ames, Story, IA 50010,  ID: 85001,  Incident #: 1874,  Station: 2,  Shift/Platoon: 2
Incident Type: Outside rubbish, trash, or waste fire. Excludes outside rubbish fires in a container or receptacle.
Alarm Time: 08/29/2006 22:07,  Arrival Time: 08/29/2006 22:21,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 08/29/2006 22:37
Action taken: Fire control or extinguishment, other.
Location: Jack Trice Stadium, Ames, IA 50010
Fire Department: Ames, Story, IA 50010,  ID: 85001,  Incident #: 1888,  Station: 2,  Shift/Platoon: 1
Incident Type: Outside rubbish, trash, or waste fire. Excludes outside rubbish fires in a container or receptacle.
Alarm Time: 08/31/2006 23:38,  Arrival Time: 08/31/2006 23:45,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 08/31/2006 23:49
Action taken: Extinguishment by fire service personnel.
Location: Campus Avenue 12 , Ames, IA 50010
Fire Department: Ames, Story, IA 50010,  ID: 85001,  Incident #: 1892,  Station: 2,  Shift/Platoon: 2
Incident Type: Cooking fire involving the contents of a cooking vessel without fire extension beyond the vessel.
Alarm Time: 09/01/2006 12:52,  Arrival Time: 09/01/2006 12:56,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 09/01/2006 13:31
Property Value: $2000,  Property Loss: $2000,  Contents Value: $1000,  Contents Loss: $1000
Action taken: Fire control or extinguishment, other.
Location: Buckingham Court, Ames, IA 50010
Fire Department: Ames, Story, IA 50010,  ID: 85001,  Incident #: 1914,  Station: 1,  Shift/Platoon: 2
Incident Type: Fire
Alarm Time: 09/04/2006 15:06,  Arrival Time: 09/04/2006 15:13,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 09/04/2006 15:34
Property Value: $100,  Property Loss: $100
Detector Alerted Occupants: Yes
Action taken: Fire control or extinguishment, other.
Location: Frederiksen Court, Ames, IA 50010
Fire Department: Ames, Story, IA 50010,  ID: 85001,  Incident #: 1918,  Station: 1,  Shift/Platoon: 2
Incident Type: Fire
Alarm Time: 09/04/2006 20:47,  Arrival Time: 09/04/2006 20:51,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 09/04/2006 21:02
Detector Alerted Occupants: Yes
Action taken: Restore fire alarm system. Includes restoring fire alarm systems monitored by the fire service.
Location: Roosevelt Avenue, Ames, IA 50010
Fire Department: Ames, Story, IA 50010,  ID: 85001,  Incident #: 1923,  Station: 1,  Shift/Platoon: 3
Incident Type: Gas leak (natural gas or LPG). Excludes gas odors with no source found.
Alarm Time: 09/05/2006 16:20,  Arrival Time: 09/05/2006 16:23,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 09/05/2006 16:33
Action taken: Hazardous condition, other.
Location: Ridgewood Avenue, Ames, IA 50010
Fire Department: Ames, Story, IA 50010,  ID: 85001,  Incident #: 1924,  Station: 1,  Shift/Platoon: 3
Incident Type: Oil or other combustible liquid spill (flash point at or above 100 degrees F at standard temperature and pressure (Class II or III)).
Alarm Time: 09/05/2006 17:14,  Arrival Time: 09/05/2006 17:18,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 09/05/2006 17:25
Action taken: Hazardous condition, other.
Location: Top O Hollow Road, Ames, IA 50010
Fire Department: Ames, Story, IA 50010,  ID: 85001,  Incident #: 1928,  Station: 1,  Shift/Platoon: 1
Incident Type: Unauthorized burning. Includes fires that are under control and not endangering property.
Alarm Time: 09/06/2006 19:12,  Arrival Time: 09/06/2006 19:19,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 09/06/2006 19:24
Action taken: Investigate. Includes investigations done on arrival to determine the situation and postincident investigations; and collecting incident information for incident reporting purposes.
Location: Welch Avenue, Ames, IA 50010
Fire Department: Ames, Story, IA 50010,  ID: 85001,  Incident #: 1931,  Station: 2,  Shift/Platoon: 1
Incident Type: Dumpster or other outside trash receptacle fire. Includes waste material from manufacturing or other production processes.
Alarm Time: 09/07/2006 00:28,  Arrival Time: 09/07/2006 00:31,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 09/07/2006 00:40
Property Value: $1000,  Property Loss: $400
Action taken: Extinguishment by fire service personnel.
Location: Pearson Hall, Ames, IA 50010
Fire Department: Ames, Story, IA 50010,  ID: 85001,  Incident #: 1942,  Station: 2,  Shift/Platoon: 3
Incident Type: Dumpster or other outside trash receptacle fire. Includes waste material from manufacturing or other production processes.
Alarm Time: 09/08/2006 14:35,  Arrival Time: 09/08/2006 14:39,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 09/08/2006 16:18
Actions taken:
  • Extinguishment by fire service personnel.
  • Salvage and overhaul.
Location: Duff Avenue, Ames, IA 50010
Fire Department: Ames, Story, IA 50010,  ID: 85001,  Incident #: 1945,  Station: 1,  Shift/Platoon: 3
Incident Type: Prescribed fire. Includes fires ignited by management actions to meet specific objectives and have a written, approved prescribed fire plan prior to ignition. Excludes authorized controlled burning.
Alarm Time: 09/08/2006 19:36,  Arrival Time: 09/08/2006 19:40,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 09/08/2006 19:54
Action taken: Information, investigation, and enforcement, other.
Location: Lincoln Way, Ames, IA 50010
Fire Department: Ames, Story, IA 50010,  ID: 85001,  Incident #: 1946,  Station: 2,  Shift/Platoon: 3
Incident Type: Cooking fire involving the contents of a cooking vessel without fire extension beyond the vessel.
Alarm Time: 09/08/2006 20:12,  Arrival Time: 09/08/2006 20:14,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 09/08/2006 20:43
Property Value: $674900,  Contents Value: $500,  Contents Loss: $500
Detector Alerted Occupants: Yes
Actions taken:
  • Extinguishment by fire service personnel.
  • Ventilate. Includes nonhazardous odor removal and removal of smoke from nonhazardous materials-related fires.
  • Salvage and overhaul.
Location: Cleveland Drive, Ames, IA 50010
Fire Department: Ames, Story, IA 50010,  ID: 85001,  Incident #: 1951,  Station: 1,  Shift/Platoon: 1
Incident Type: Building fire
Alarm Time: 09/09/2006 08:26,  Arrival Time: 09/09/2006 08:27,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 09/09/2006 09:40
Property Value: $128000,  Contents Value: $60000,  Contents Loss: $1500
Actions taken:
  • Ventilate. Includes nonhazardous odor removal and removal of smoke from nonhazardous materials-related fires.
  • Extinguishment by fire service personnel.
Buildings Involved #: 1,  Acres Burned #: < 1
Area of Origin: Heating room or area, water heater area,  Heat Source: Heat from powered equipment, other
Cause of Ignition: Failure of equipment or heat source (Manufacturing deficiency)
Equipment Involved: Dehumidifier,  Brand: GE,  Model: LG Electronics,  Year: 1968,  Serial No: GE AHG40LA,  Power: Electrical line voltage (>= 50 volts),  Portability: Portable
Structure Type: Enclosed building,  Status: In normal use,  Stories: 1 Above, 1 Below,  Square Feet: 1740
Detector Presence: Detectors Present,  Type: Smoke,  Power: Battery Only,  Operation: Operated
Location: Tupelo Circle, Ames, IA 50010
Fire Department: Ames, Story, IA 50010,  ID: 85001,  Incident #: 1952,  Station: 1,  Shift/Platoon: 1
Incident Type: Carbon monoxide incident. Excludes incidents with nothing found.
Alarm Time: 09/09/2006 18:25,  Arrival Time: 09/09/2006 18:36,  Controlled Time: 09/09/2006 18:42,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 09/09/2006 18:42
Action taken: Hazardous condition, other.
Location: Mortensen Parkway, Ames, IA 50010
Fire Department: Ames, Story, IA 50010,  ID: 85001,  Incident #: 1958,  Station: 3,  Shift/Platoon: 1
Incident Type: Building fire
Alarm Time: 09/10/2006 03:44,  Arrival Time: 09/10/2006 03:48,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 09/10/2006 04:09
Contents Value: $500,  Contents Loss: $500
Detector Alerted Occupants: Yes
Action taken: Fire control or extinguishment, other.
Buildings Involved #: 1,  Acres Burned #: < 1
Area of Origin: Construction/renovation area,  Heat Source: Heat from other open flame or smoking materials,  Item First Ignited: Material being used to make a product
Cause of Ignition: Cause under investigation (Multiple persons involved)
Structure Type: Enclosed building,  Status: Under construction,  Stories: 3 Above,  Square Feet: 15000
Location: Welch Avenue, Ames, IA 50014
Fire Department: Ames, Story, IA 50010,  ID: 85001,  Incident #: 1977,  Station: 2,  Shift/Platoon: 3
Incident Type: Building fire
Alarm Time: 09/12/2006 03:26,  Arrival Time: 09/12/2006 03:28,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 09/12/2006 05:46
Property Value: $854900,  Property Loss: $15000
Actions taken:
  • Forcible entry, performed by fire service. Includes support to law enforcement.
  • Fire control or extinguishment, other.
  • Ventilate. Includes nonhazardous odor removal and removal of smoke from nonhazardous materials-related fires.
Buildings Involved #: 1,  Acres Burned #: < 1
Area of Origin: Wall assembly,  Heat Source: Arcing,  Item First Ignited: Structural member or framing
Cause of Ignition: Cause under investigation (Arc from faulty contact, broken conductor)
Structure Type: Enclosed building,  Status: In normal use,  Stories: 2 Above,  Square Feet: 15000
Detector Presence: Detectors Present,  Type: Smoke,  Operation: Operated,  Effectiveness: No occupants
Location: University Village, Ames, IA 50010
Fire Department: Ames, Story, IA 50010,  ID: 85001,  Incident #: 1984,  Station: 1,  Shift/Platoon: 1
Incident Type: Gas leak (natural gas or LPG). Excludes gas odors with no source found.
Alarm Time: 09/12/2006 21:20,  Arrival Time: 09/12/2006 21:26,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 09/12/2006 21:36
Action taken: Remove hazard. Includes neutralizing a hazardous condition.
Location: 16th Street, Ames, IA 50010
Fire Department: Ames, Story, IA 50010,  ID: 85001,  Incident #: 1986,  Station: 3,  Shift/Platoon: 2
Incident Type: Gasoline or other flammable liquid spill (flash point below 100 degrees F at standard temperature and pressure (Class I)).
Alarm Time: 09/13/2006 07:56,  Arrival Time: 09/13/2006 08:00,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 09/13/2006 10:14
Fire Service Injuries: 1,  Property Value: $25000,  Property Loss: $25000
Hazardous Material Released: Diesel fuel or fuel oil, vehicle fuel tank or portable storage container less than 55 gallons.
Action taken: Hazardous materials spill control and confinement. Includes confining or diking hazardous materials.

Fire Fighter Casualty:  Age: 52,  Gender: Male,  Severity: Report only, including exposure
Location: Pullman Street, Ames, IA 50010
Fire Department: Ames, Story, IA 50010,  ID: 85001,  Incident #: 1990,  Station: 3,  Shift/Platoon: 2
Incident Type: Unauthorized burning. Includes fires that are under control and not endangering property.
Alarm Time: 09/13/2006 11:44,  Arrival Time: 09/13/2006 11:50,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 09/13/2006 11:54
Action taken: Investigate. Includes investigations done on arrival to determine the situation and postincident investigations; and collecting incident information for incident reporting purposes.
Location: Hyland Avenue, Ames, IA 50010
Fire Department: Ames, Story, IA 50010,  ID: 85001,  Incident #: 1994,  Station: 2,  Shift/Platoon: 2
Incident Type: Dumpster or other outside trash receptacle fire. Includes waste material from manufacturing or other production processes.
Alarm Time: 09/13/2006 23:42,  Arrival Time: 09/13/2006 23:44,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 09/13/2006 23:52
Action taken: Extinguishment by fire service personnel.
Location: State Avenue 82 , Ames, IA 50010
Fire Department: Ames, Story, IA 50010,  ID: 85001,  Incident #: 1999,  Station: 2,  Shift/Platoon: 3
Incident Type: Building fire
Alarm Time: 09/14/2006 13:58,  Arrival Time: 09/14/2006 14:05,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 09/14/2006 15:18
Property Value: $1000,  Property Loss: $1000,  Contents Value: $1000,  Contents Loss: $1000
Action taken: Ventilate. Includes nonhazardous odor removal and removal of smoke from nonhazardous materials-related fires.
Buildings Involved #: 1,  Acres Burned #: < 1
Area of Origin: Cooking area, kitchen,  Heat Source: Heat from powered equipment, other,  Item First Ignited: Upholstered sofa, chair, vehicle seats
Cause of Ignition: Intentional (Heat source too close to combustibles.)
Structure Type: Enclosed building,  Status: In normal use,  Stories: 1 Above,  Square Feet: 158
Detector Presence: Detectors Present,  Type: Smoke,  Power: Hardwire with battery,  Operation: Operated,  Effectiveness: No occupants

Arson Case Status: Investigation open,  Entry Method: Door open or unlocked,  Initial Observations: Doors Unlocked
Location: Grand Avenue, Ames, IA 50010
Fire Department: Ames, Story, IA 50010,  ID: 85001,  Incident #: 2020,  Station: 1,  Shift/Platoon: 2
Incident Type: Unauthorized burning. Includes fires that are under control and not endangering property.
Alarm Time: 09/16/2006 17:18,  Arrival Time: 09/16/2006 17:22,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 09/16/2006 17:31
Action taken: Enforce fire code and other codes. Includes response to public complaints and abatement of code violations.
Location: Grand Avenue, Ames, IA 50010
Fire Department: Ames, Story, IA 50010,  ID: 85001,  Incident #: 2022,  Station: 1,  Shift/Platoon: 2
Incident Type: Outside rubbish, trash, or waste fire. Excludes outside rubbish fires in a container or receptacle.
Alarm Time: 09/16/2006 18:07,  Arrival Time: 09/16/2006 18:09,  Controlled Time: 09/16/2006 18:20,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 09/16/2006 18:44
Action taken: Fire control or extinguishment, other.
Location: Iowa Circle, Ames, IA 50010
Fire Department: Ames, Story, IA 50010,  ID: 85001,  Incident #: 2035,  Station: 1,  Shift/Platoon: 1
Incident Type: Cooking fire involving the contents of a cooking vessel without fire extension beyond the vessel.
Alarm Time: 09/18/2006 13:17,  Arrival Time: 09/18/2006 13:20,  Controlled Time: 09/18/2006 13:21,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 09/18/2006 13:37
Detector Alerted Occupants: Yes
Action taken: Ventilate. Includes nonhazardous odor removal and removal of smoke from nonhazardous materials-related fires.
Location: Bristol Drive 111 , Ames, IA 50010
Fire Department: Ames, Story, IA 50010,  ID: 85001,  Incident #: 2038,  Station: 1,  Shift/Platoon: 1
Incident Type: Cooking fire involving the contents of a cooking vessel without fire extension beyond the vessel.
Alarm Time: 09/18/2006 20:39,  Arrival Time: 09/18/2006 20:48,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 09/18/2006 20:59
Detector Alerted Occupants: Yes
Action taken: Ventilate. Includes nonhazardous odor removal and removal of smoke from nonhazardous materials-related fires.
Location: Kellogg Avenue, Ames, IA 50010
Fire Department: Ames, Story, IA 50010,  ID: 85001,  Incident #: 2045,  Station: 1,  Shift/Platoon: 2
Incident Type: Unauthorized burning. Includes fires that are under control and not endangering property.
Alarm Time: 09/19/2006 19:17,  Arrival Time: 09/19/2006 19:23,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 09/19/2006 19:30
Action taken: Investigate. Includes investigations done on arrival to determine the situation and postincident investigations; and collecting incident information for incident reporting purposes.
Location: University Village C , Ames, IA 50010
Fire Department: Ames, Story, IA 50010,  ID: 85001,  Incident #: 2049,  Station: 1,  Shift/Platoon: 2
Incident Type: Carbon monoxide incident. Excludes incidents with nothing found.
Alarm Time: 09/20/2006 00:04,  Arrival Time: 09/20/2006 00:15,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 09/20/2006 00:42
Action taken: Investigate. Includes investigations done on arrival to determine the situation and postincident investigations; and collecting incident information for incident reporting purposes.
Location: Sunset Drive, Ames, IA 50010
Fire Department: Ames, Story, IA 50010,  ID: 85001,  Incident #: 2059,  Station: 2,  Shift/Platoon: 3
Incident Type: Outside rubbish fire, other.
Alarm Time: 09/21/2006 01:18,  Arrival Time: 09/21/2006 01:22,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 09/21/2006 01:29
Action taken: Extinguishment by fire service personnel.
Location: Orion Drive 102 , Ames, IA 50010
Fire Department: Ames, Story, IA 50010,  ID: 85001,  Incident #: 2070,  Station: 1,  Shift/Platoon: 2
Incident Type: Cooking fire involving the contents of a cooking vessel without fire extension beyond the vessel.
Alarm Time: 09/22/2006 18:45,  Arrival Time: 09/22/2006 18:49,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 09/22/2006 19:02
Detector Alerted Occupants: Yes
Action taken: Ventilate. Includes nonhazardous odor removal and removal of smoke from nonhazardous materials-related fires.
Location: Kellogg Avenue 111 , Ames, IA 50010
Fire Department: Ames, Story, IA 50010,  ID: 85001,  Incident #: 2104,  Station: 1,  Shift/Platoon: 1
Incident Type: Fire
Alarm Time: 09/27/2006 11:35,  Arrival Time: 09/27/2006 11:37,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 09/27/2006 11:38
Detector Alerted Occupants: Yes
Action taken: Restore fire alarm system. Includes restoring fire alarm systems monitored by the fire service.
Location: Pinon Drive 206 , Ames, IA 50010
Fire Department: Ames, Story, IA 50010,  ID: 85001,  Incident #: 2111,  Station: 2,  Shift/Platoon: 1
Incident Type: Cooking fire involving the contents of a cooking vessel without fire extension beyond the vessel.
Alarm Time: 09/28/2006 00:17,  Arrival Time: 09/28/2006 00:24,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 09/28/2006 00:40
Detector Alerted Occupants: Yes
Action taken: Ventilate. Includes nonhazardous odor removal and removal of smoke from nonhazardous materials-related fires.
Location: Carr Drive, Ames, IA 50010
Fire Department: Ames, Story, IA 50010,  ID: 85001,  Incident #: 2114,  Station: 1,  Shift/Platoon: 2
Incident Type: Building fire
Alarm Time: 09/28/2006 20:15,  Arrival Time: 09/28/2006 20:18,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 09/28/2006 21:05
Property Value: $135000,  Contents Value: $250,  Contents Loss: $250
Detector Alerted Occupants: Yes
Action taken: Ventilate. Includes nonhazardous odor removal and removal of smoke from nonhazardous materials-related fires.
Buildings Involved #: 1,  Acres Burned #: < 1
Area of Origin: Laundry area, wash house (laundry),  Heat Source: Heat from powered equipment, other,  Item First Ignited: Electrical wire, cable insulation
Cause of Ignition: Unintentional (Failure to clean)
Structure Type: Enclosed building,  Status: In normal use,  Stories: 2 Above, 1 Below,  Square Feet: 1024
Detector Presence: Detectors Present,  Type: Smoke,  Power: Battery Only,  Operation: Operated,  Effectiveness: Alerted Occupants
Location: 24th Street, Ames, IA 50010
Fire Department: Ames, Story, IA 50010,  ID: 85001,  Incident #: 2133,  Station: 1,  Shift/Platoon: 1
Incident Type: Hazardous condition (no fire), other.
Alarm Time: 09/30/2006 10:20,  Arrival Time: 09/30/2006 10:26,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 09/30/2006 10:44
Action taken: Remove hazard. Includes neutralizing a hazardous condition.
Location: Campus Avenue, Ames, IA 50010
Fire Department: Ames, Story, IA 50010,  ID: 85001,  Incident #: 2140,  Station: 2,  Shift/Platoon: 1
Incident Type: Outside rubbish, trash, or waste fire. Excludes outside rubbish fires in a container or receptacle.
Alarm Time: 09/30/2006 22:52,  Arrival Time: 09/30/2006 22:55,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 09/30/2006 23:00
Action taken: Fire control or extinguishment, other.
Location: 30 Ramp, Ames, IA 50010
Fire Department: Ames, Story, IA 50010,  ID: 85001,  Incident #: 2141,  Station: 1,  Shift/Platoon: 1
Incident Type: Passenger vehicle fire. Includes any motorized passenger vehicle, other than a motor home (e.g., pickup trucks, sport utility vehicles, buses).
Alarm Time: 10/01/2006 00:46,  Arrival Time: 10/01/2006 00:50,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 10/01/2006 01:11
Action taken: Search for lost or missing person. Includes animals.
Acres Burned #: < 1
Area of Origin: Engine area, running gear, wheel area,  Heat Source: Heat from powered equipment, other
Cause of Ignition: Unintentional (Possibly impaired by alcohol or drugs)
Mobile Property Involved: Involved in ignition, but did not itself burn,  Type: Passenger road vehicle, other,  Make: Chevrolet
Location: Mortensen Road, Ames, IA 50010
Fire Department: Ames, Story, IA 50010,  ID: 85001,  Incident #: 2142,  Station: 2,  Shift/Platoon: 1
Incident Type: Dumpster or other outside trash receptacle fire. Includes waste material from manufacturing or other production processes.
Alarm Time: 10/01/2006 01:12,  Arrival Time: 10/01/2006 01:18,  Controlled Time: 10/01/2006 01:24,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 10/01/2006 01:30
Action taken: Fire control or extinguishment, other.
Location: Duff Avenue 4 , Ames, IA 50010
Fire Department: Ames, Story, IA 50010,  ID: 85001,  Incident #: 2147,  Station: 1,  Shift/Platoon: 1
Incident Type: Cooking fire involving the contents of a cooking vessel without fire extension beyond the vessel.
Alarm Time: 10/01/2006 12:25,  Arrival Time: 10/01/2006 12:29,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 10/01/2006 13:10
Contents Value: $300,  Contents Loss: $300
Detector Alerted Occupants: Yes
Action taken: Extinguishment by fire service personnel.
Location: Westwood Drive, Ames, IA 50010
Fire Department: Ames, Story, IA 50010,  ID: 85001,  Incident #: 2152,  Station: 2,  Shift/Platoon: 2
Incident Type: Fire
Alarm Time: 10/02/2006 00:07,  Arrival Time: 10/02/2006 00:16,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 10/02/2006 00:48
Property Value: $750,  Property Loss: $750,  Contents Value: $500,  Contents Loss: $500
Action taken: Extinguishment by fire service personnel.
Location: Lincoln Way, Ames, IA 50010
Fire Department: Ames, Story, IA 50010,  ID: 85001,  Incident #: 2160,  Station: 1,  Shift/Platoon: 1
Incident Type: Building or structure weakened or collapsed. Excludes incidents where people are trapped.
Alarm Time: 10/03/2006 16:42,  Arrival Time: 10/03/2006 16:47,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 10/03/2006 17:45
Property Value: $200000,  Property Loss: $10000
Action taken: Assistance, other.
Location: Lincoln Way, Ames, IA 50010
Fire Department: Ames, Story, IA 50010,  ID: 85001,  Incident #: 2163,  Station: 1,  Shift/Platoon: 1
Incident Type: Gasoline or other flammable liquid spill (flash point below 100 degrees F at standard temperature and pressure (Class I)).
Alarm Time: 10/03/2006 17:47,  Arrival Time: 10/03/2006 17:48,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 10/03/2006 17:56
Action taken: Hazardous materials leak control and containment. Includes actions taken to keep a material within its container.
Location: Crystal Street, Ames, IA 50010
Fire Department: Ames, Story, IA 50010,  ID: 85001,  Incident #: 2178,  Station: 3,  Shift/Platoon: 3
Incident Type: Unauthorized burning. Includes fires that are under control and not endangering property.
Alarm Time: 10/05/2006 19:10,  Arrival Time: 10/05/2006 19:14,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 10/05/2006 19:18
Action taken: Actions taken, other.
Location: Marston Avenue, Ames, IA 50010
Fire Department: Ames, Story, IA 50010,  ID: 85001,  Incident #: 2180,  Station: 1,  Shift/Platoon: 1
Incident Type: Cooking fire involving the contents of a cooking vessel without fire extension beyond the vessel.
Alarm Time: 10/06/2006 11:57,  Arrival Time: 10/06/2006 12:01,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 10/06/2006 12:25
Property Value: $124400,  Property Loss: $5000,  Contents Value: $8000,  Contents Loss: $3000
Detector Alerted Occupants: Yes
Action taken: Salvage and overhaul.
Location: Veterinary Medicine Colle, Ames, IA 50010
Fire Department: Ames, Story, IA 50010,  ID: 85001,  Incident #: 2194,  Station: 2,  Shift/Platoon: 2
Incident Type: Fire
Alarm Time: 10/07/2006 17:10,  Arrival Time: 10/07/2006 17:22,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 10/07/2006 17:51
Action taken: Extinguishment by fire service personnel.
Location: Twain Circle, Ames, IA 50010
Fire Department: Ames, Story, IA 50010,  ID: 85001,  Incident #: 2199,  Station: 2,  Shift/Platoon: 2
Incident Type: Dumpster or other outside trash receptacle fire. Includes waste material from manufacturing or other production processes.
Alarm Time: 10/07/2006 22:48,  Arrival Time: 10/07/2006 22:55,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 10/07/2006 23:07
Action taken: Extinguishment by fire service personnel.
Location: Unspecified, Ames, IA 50010
Fire Department: Ames, Story, IA 50010,  ID: 85001,  Incident #: 2205,  Station: 2,  Shift/Platoon: 3
Incident Type: Outside rubbish, trash, or waste fire. Excludes outside rubbish fires in a container or receptacle.
Alarm Time: 10/08/2006 14:25,  Arrival Time: 10/08/2006 14:31,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 10/08/2006 14:53
Actions taken:
  • Extinguishment by fire service personnel.
  • Salvage and overhaul.
Location: Lincoln Swing 20 , Ames, IA 50010
Fire Department: Ames, Story, IA 50010,  ID: 85001,  Incident #: 2206,  Station: 2,  Shift/Platoon: 3
Incident Type: Brush or brush-and-grass mixture fire. Includes ground fuels lying on or immediately above the ground such as duff, roots, dead leaves, fine dead wood, and downed logs.
Alarm Time: 10/08/2006 18:39,  Arrival Time: 10/08/2006 18:47,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 10/08/2006 18:58
Actions taken:
  • Information, investigation, and enforcement, other.
  • Extinguishment by fire service personnel.
Acres Burned #: < 1
Area of Origin: Outside area, other,  Heat Source: Cigarette lighter,  Item First Ignited: Light vegetation - not crop, including grass
Cause of Ignition: Intentional
Location: 16th Street, Ames, IA 50010
Fire Department: Ames, Story, IA 50010,  ID: 85001,  Incident #: 2208,  Station: 1,  Shift/Platoon: 3
Incident Type: Building fire
Alarm Time: 10/09/2006 00:10,  Arrival Time: 10/09/2006 00:15,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 10/09/2006 03:26
Property Value: $26700
Actions taken:
  • Extinguishment by fire service personnel.
  • Salvage and overhaul.
Buildings Involved #: 1,  Acres Burned #: < 1
Area of Origin: Function area, other
Cause of Ignition: Intentional
Structure Type: Enclosed building,  Status: Vacant and secured,  Stories: 2 Above,  Square Feet: 1600
Location: Duff Avenue, Ames, IA 50010
Fire Department: Ames, Story, IA 50010,  ID: 85001,  Incident #: 2229,  Station: 3,  Shift/Platoon: 3
Incident Type: Fire in mobile home used as a fixed residence. Includes mobile homes when not in transit and used as a structure for residential purposes; and manufactured homes built on a permanent chassis.
Alarm Time: 10/11/2006 13:30,  Arrival Time: 10/11/2006 13:37,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 10/11/2006 14:05
Property Value: $1000,  Property Loss: $500
Action taken: Fire control or extinguishment, other.
Buildings Involved #: 1,  Acres Burned #: < 1
Area of Origin: Substructure area or space, crawl space,  Heat Source: Hot or smoldering object, other,  Item First Ignited: Insulation within structural area
Cause of Ignition: Unintentional (Electrical failure, malfunction, other)
Structure Type: Enclosed building,  Status: In normal use,  Stories: 1 Above,  Square Feet: 600
Location: Roy Key Avenue #3 , Ames, IA 50010
Fire Department: Ames, Story, IA 50010,  ID: 85001,  Incident #: 2243,  Station: 1,  Shift/Platoon: 1
Incident Type: Arcing, shorted electrical equipment.
Alarm Time: 10/12/2006 22:40,  Arrival Time: 10/12/2006 22:44,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 10/12/2006 22:58
Contents Value: $300,  Contents Loss: $150
Action taken: Investigate. Includes investigations done on arrival to determine the situation and postincident investigations; and collecting incident information for incident reporting purposes.
Location: Knapp Street, Ames, IA 50010
Fire Department: Ames, Story, IA 50010,  ID: 85001,  Incident #: 2267,  Station: 1,  Shift/Platoon: 3
Incident Type: Unauthorized burning. Includes fires that are under control and not endangering property.
Alarm Time: 10/14/2006 16:24,  Arrival Time: 10/14/2006 16:27,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 10/14/2006 16:32
Action taken: Information, investigation, and enforcement, other.
Location: Jensen Avenue, Ames, IA 50010
Fire Department: Ames, Story, IA 50010,  ID: 85001,  Incident #: 2321,  Station: 1,  Shift/Platoon: 1
Incident Type: Cooking fire involving the contents of a cooking vessel without fire extension beyond the vessel.
Alarm Time: 10/20/2006 19:27,  Arrival Time: 10/20/2006 19:31,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 10/20/2006 19:48
Property Value: $135700,  Property Loss: $2500,  Contents Value: $75000,  Contents Loss: $500
Detector Alerted Occupants: Yes
Action taken: Ventilate. Includes nonhazardous odor removal and removal of smoke from nonhazardous materials-related fires.
Location: Riverside Drive, Ames, IA 50010
Fire Department: Ames, Story, IA 50010,  ID: 85001,  Incident #: 2349,  Station: 1,  Shift/Platoon: 2
Incident Type: Brush or brush-and-grass mixture fire. Includes ground fuels lying on or immediately above the ground such as duff, roots, dead leaves, fine dead wood, and downed logs.
Alarm Time: 10/22/2006 16:55,  Arrival Time: 10/22/2006 16:59,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 10/22/2006 17:10
Action taken: Investigate. Includes investigations done on arrival to determine the situation and postincident investigations; and collecting incident information for incident reporting purposes.
Acres Burned #: < 1
Area of Origin: Outside area, other,  Heat Source: Match,  Item First Ignited: Organic materials, other
Cause of Ignition: Intentional
Location: Maple Avenue, Ames, IA 50010
Fire Department: Ames, Story, IA 50010,  ID: 85001,  Incident #: 2351,  Station: 3,  Shift/Platoon: 2
Incident Type: Authorized controlled burning. Includes fires that are agricultural in nature and managed by the property owner. Excludes unauthorized controlled burning and prescribed fires.
Alarm Time: 10/22/2006 19:33,  Arrival Time: 10/22/2006 19:38,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 10/22/2006 19:51
Action taken: Investigate. Includes investigations done on arrival to determine the situation and postincident investigations; and collecting incident information for incident reporting purposes.
Location: Lincoln Way, Ames, IA 50010
Fire Department: Ames, Story, IA 50010,  ID: 85001,  Incident #: 2354,  Station: 3,  Shift/Platoon: 2
Incident Type: Cooking fire involving the contents of a cooking vessel without fire extension beyond the vessel.
Alarm Time: 10/23/2006 05:50,  Arrival Time: 10/23/2006 05:53,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 10/23/2006 06:12
Detector Alerted Occupants: Yes
Action taken: Fire control or extinguishment, other.
Location: Mortensen Road, Ames, IA 50014
Fire Department: Ames, Story, IA 50010,  ID: 85001,  Incident #: 2367,  Station: 2,  Shift/Platoon: 1
Incident Type: Building fire
Alarm Time: 10/25/2006 02:53,  Arrival Time: 10/25/2006 02:59,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 10/25/2006 03:37
Property Value: $500000,  Property Loss: $500
Action taken: Fire control or extinguishment, other.
Buildings Involved #: 1,  Acres Burned #: < 1
Area of Origin: Exterior balcony, unenclosed porch,  Heat Source: Cigarette,  Item First Ignited: Rubbish, trash, or waste
Cause of Ignition: Unintentional (Abandoned or discarded materials or products)
Structure Type: Enclosed building,  Status: In normal use,  Stories: 3 Above,  Square Feet: 3200
Detector Presence: Detectors Present,  Type: More than 1 type present,  Power: Hardwire with battery,  Operation: Fire too small to operate
AES Presence: Present
Location: Lied Rec/Athletic Center, Ames, IA 50010
Fire Department: Ames, Story, IA 50010,  ID: 85001,  Incident #: 2371,  Station: 2,  Shift/Platoon: 2
Incident Type: Oil or other combustible liquid spill (flash point at or above 100 degrees F at standard temperature and pressure (Class II or III)).
Alarm Time: 10/25/2006 13:15,  Arrival Time: 10/25/2006 13:18,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 10/25/2006 13:36
Action taken: Hazardous materials spill control and confinement. Includes confining or diking hazardous materials.
Location: Welch Avenue, Ames, IA 50010
Fire Department: Ames, Story, IA 50010,  ID: 85001,  Incident #: 2416,  Station: 2,  Shift/Platoon: 3
Incident Type: Gasoline or other flammable liquid spill (flash point below 100 degrees F at standard temperature and pressure (Class I)).
Alarm Time: 10/29/2006 14:45,  Arrival Time: 10/29/2006 14:45,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 10/29/2006 14:48
Action taken: Hazardous materials spill control and confinement. Includes confining or diking hazardous materials.
Location: Mortensen Parkway, Ames, IA 50010
Fire Department: Ames, Story, IA 50010,  ID: 85001,  Incident #: 2417,  Station: 2,  Shift/Platoon: 3
Incident Type: Dumpster or other outside trash receptacle fire. Includes waste material from manufacturing or other production processes.
Alarm Time: 10/29/2006 18:17,  Arrival Time: 10/29/2006 18:22,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 10/29/2006 18:31
Action taken: Extinguishment by fire service personnel.
Location: Lynn Avenue, Ames, IA 50014
Fire Department: Ames, Story, IA 50010,  ID: 85001,  Incident #: 2458,  Station: 2,  Shift/Platoon: 1
Incident Type: Building fire
Alarm Time: 11/02/2006 18:12,  Arrival Time: 11/02/2006 18:20,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 11/02/2006 19:02
Property Value: $137000,  Property Loss: $2000
Action taken: Fire control or extinguishment, other.
Buildings Involved #: 1,  Acres Burned #: < 1
Area of Origin: Wall surface: exterior,  Heat Source: Hot ember or ash,  Item First Ignited: Light vegetation - not crop, including grass
Cause of Ignition: Unintentional (Heat source too close to combustibles.)
Structure Type: Enclosed building,  Status: In normal use,  Stories: 1 Above,  Square Feet: 1400
Location: Frederiksen Court, Ames, IA 50011
Fire Department: Ames, Story, IA 50010,  ID: 85001,  Incident #: 2460,  Station: 1,  Shift/Platoon: 1
Incident Type: Cooking fire involving the contents of a cooking vessel without fire extension beyond the vessel.
Alarm Time: 11/02/2006 19:17,  Arrival Time: 11/02/2006 19:21,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 11/02/2006 19:31
Detector Alerted Occupants: Yes
Action taken: Investigate. Includes investigations done on arrival to determine the situation and postincident investigations; and collecting incident information for incident reporting purposes.
Location: Arizona Avenue, Ames, IA 50010
Fire Department: Ames, Story, IA 50010,  ID: 85001,  Incident #: 2476,  Station: 2,  Shift/Platoon: 3
Incident Type: Unauthorized burning. Includes fires that are under control and not endangering property.
Alarm Time: 11/04/2006 14:01,  Arrival Time: 11/04/2006 14:08,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 11/04/2006 14:12
Action taken: Investigate. Includes investigations done on arrival to determine the situation and postincident investigations; and collecting incident information for incident reporting purposes.
Location: Elwood Drive, Ames, IA 50010
Fire Department: Ames, Story, IA 50010,  ID: 85001,  Incident #: 2479,  Station: 2,  Shift/Platoon: 3
Incident Type: Dumpster or other outside trash receptacle fire. Includes waste material from manufacturing or other production processes.
Alarm Time: 11/04/2006 15:32,  Arrival Time: 11/04/2006 15:38,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 11/04/2006 15:43
Action taken: Extinguishment by fire service personnel.
Location: Stevenson Drive, Ames, IA 50010
Fire Department: Ames, Story, IA 50010,  ID: 85001,  Incident #: 2480,  Station: 1,  Shift/Platoon: 3
Incident Type: Unauthorized burning. Includes fires that are under control and not endangering property.
Alarm Time: 11/04/2006 17:06,  Arrival Time: 11/04/2006 17:13,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 11/04/2006 17:28
Action taken: Investigate. Includes investigations done on arrival to determine the situation and postincident investigations; and collecting incident information for incident reporting purposes.
Location: Paulson Drive, Ames, IA 50010
Fire Department: Ames, Story, IA 50010,  ID: 85001,  Incident #: 2486,  Station: 1,  Shift/Platoon: 3
Incident Type: Arcing, shorted electrical equipment.
Alarm Time: 11/04/2006 22:48,  Arrival Time: 11/04/2006 22:55,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 11/04/2006 23:05
Action taken: Investigate. Includes investigations done on arrival to determine the situation and postincident investigations; and collecting incident information for incident reporting purposes.
Location: 28th Street, Ames, IA 50010
Fire Department: Ames, Story, IA 50010,  ID: 85001,  Incident #: 2487,  Station: 3,  Shift/Platoon: 3
Incident Type: Carbon monoxide incident. Excludes incidents with nothing found.
Alarm Time: 11/04/2006 22:50,  Arrival Time: 11/04/2006 22:55,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 11/05/2006 00:17
Action taken: Investigate. Includes investigations done on arrival to determine the situation and postincident investigations; and collecting incident information for incident reporting purposes.
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