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Buffalo: Fire Incidents in 2006, New York (NY)

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2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 1730
  • Hazardous Condition: 1716
  • Service Call: 56
  • Good Intent Call: 3

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

Incident types - Buffalo

Incident types - New York

Location: Rees Street, Buffalo, NY 142
Fire Department: Buffalo (City) Fire Department, 195 Court, Buffalo, NY 14202,  ID: 15100,  Incident #: 6005863,  Station: 19,  Shift/Platoon: 3
Incident Type: Trash or rubbish fire in a structure, with no flame damage to structure or its contents.
Alarm Time: 03/08/2006 18:06,  Arrival Time: 03/08/2006 18:10,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 03/08/2006 19:50
Action taken: Extinguishment by fire service personnel.
Acres Burned #: < 1
Area of Origin: Interior stairway or ramp,  Heat Source: Hot or smoldering object, other,  Item First Ignited: Soft goods, wearing apparel, other
Cause of Ignition: Intentional (Misuse of material or product, other)
Location: Fifteenth Street, Buffalo, NY 142
Fire Department: Buffalo (City) Fire Department, 195 Court, Buffalo, NY 14202,  ID: 15100,  Incident #: 6005875,  Station: 37,  Shift/Platoon: 3
Incident Type: Hazardous condition (no fire), other.
Alarm Time: 03/08/2006 19:33,  Arrival Time: 03/08/2006 19:38,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 03/08/2006 20:09
Actions taken:
  • Remove hazard. Includes neutralizing a hazardous condition.
  • Investigate. Includes investigations done on arrival to determine the situation and postincident investigations; and collecting incident information for incident reporting purposes.
Location: Amherst Street, Buffalo, NY 142
Fire Department: Buffalo (City) Fire Department, 195 Court, Buffalo, NY 14202,  ID: 15100,  Incident #: 6005881,  Station: 38,  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: 03/08/2006 19:56,  Arrival Time: 03/08/2006 20:22,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 03/08/2006 20:22
Action taken: Provide water. Includes tanker shuttle operations and pumping in a relay or from a water source. Excludes normal fire suppression operations.
Location: Fougeron Street, Buffalo, NY 142
Fire Department: Buffalo (City) Fire Department, 195 Court, Buffalo, NY 14202,  ID: 15100,  Incident #: 6005894,  Station: 31,  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: 03/08/2006 23:14,  Arrival Time: 03/08/2006 23:17,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 03/08/2006 23:30
Action taken: Extinguishment by fire service personnel.
Acres Burned #: < 1
Area of Origin: Operator/passenger area of transportation equip.,  Heat Source: Incendiary device,  Item First Ignited: Multiple items first ignited
Cause of Ignition: Intentional
Mobile Property Involved: Not involved in ignition, but burned,  Type: Passenger car.,  Make: Buick,  Model: LESABRE,  Year: 1997,  VIN No: 1G4HP52K2VH552372
Location: Delaware Avenue, Buffalo, NY 142
Fire Department: Buffalo (City) Fire Department, 195 Court, Buffalo, NY 14202,  ID: 15100,  Incident #: 6005898,  Station: 36,  Shift/Platoon: 3
Incident Type: Trash or rubbish fire in a structure, with no flame damage to structure or its contents.
Alarm Time: 03/09/2006 00:57,  Arrival Time: 03/09/2006 01:00,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 03/09/2006 01:11
Action taken: Extinguishment by fire service personnel.
Acres Burned #: < 1
Area of Origin: Chute/container - trash, rubbish, waste,  Heat Source: Match,  Item First Ignited: Multiple items first ignited
Cause of Ignition: Intentional
Location: Elk Street, Buffalo, NY 142
Fire Department: Buffalo (City) Fire Department, 195 Court, Buffalo, NY 14202,  ID: 15100,  Incident #: 6005906,  Station: 32,  Shift/Platoon: 3
Incident Type: Building fire
Alarm Time: 03/09/2006 05:02,  Arrival Time: 03/09/2006 05:06,  Controlled Time: 03/09/2006 06:30,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 03/09/2006 07:29
Fire Service Injuries: 2,  Property Value: $65000,  Property Loss: $60000,  Contents Value: $30000,  Contents Loss: $25000
Detector Alerted Occupants: Yes
Action taken: Extinguishment by fire service personnel.
Buildings Involved #: 1,  Acres Burned #: < 1
Area of Origin: Common room, den, family room, living room, lounge
Cause of Ignition: Intentional
Structure Type: Enclosed building,  Status: In normal use,  Stories: 2 Above, 1 Below,  Square Feet: 1500,  Stories with Damage: 2 Extreme
Detector Presence: Detectors Present,  Type: Smoke,  Power: Battery Only,  Operation: Operated,  Effectiveness: Alerted Occupants
Fire Fighter Casualties:
  •  Age: 35,  Gender: Male,  Responses: 6,  Usual Assignment: Suppression, included are hazmat, rescue, & IC,  Physical Condition: Rested,  Severity: Lost time injury, moderate severity,  Taken To: Hospital,  Activity: Suppression support, other,  Cause: Fall,  Where: At scene, outside,  Injured: Multiple body parts - upper part of body,  Factor Contributing: Slippery or uneven surfaces, other,  Relation to Structure: Outside of structure,  Object Involved: Hose, not charged,  Specific Location: Outside at grade
  •  Age: 62,  Gender: Male,  Responses: 1,  Usual Assignment: Suppression, included are hazmat, rescue, & IC,  Physical Condition: Rested,  Severity: Lost time injury, moderate severity,  Taken To: Hospital,  Activity: Overhaul,  Cause: Contact with object (firefighter moved into/onto),  Where: At scene, in structure,  Injured: Back, except spine,  Factor Contributing: Roof collapse,  Relation to Structure: Inside/On Structure,  Object Involved: Structural component, other,  Specific Location: In attic or other confined structural space
Location: Amherst Street, Buffalo, NY 142
Fire Department: Buffalo (City) Fire Department, 195 Court, Buffalo, NY 14202,  ID: 15100,  Incident #: 6005911,  Station: 38,  Shift/Platoon: 3
Incident Type: Electrical wiring/equipment problem, other.
Alarm Time: 03/09/2006 06:52,  Arrival Time: 03/09/2006 06:55,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 03/09/2006 07:00
Actions taken:
  • Investigate. Includes investigations done on arrival to determine the situation and postincident investigations; and collecting incident information for incident reporting purposes.
  • Notify other agencies. Includes notifications of utility companies, property owners, and the like.
Location: Eng35, Buffalo, NY 142
Fire Department: Buffalo (City) Fire Department, 195 Court, Buffalo, NY 14202,  ID: 15100,  Incident #: 6005965,  Station: 35,  Shift/Platoon: 4
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: 03/09/2006 17:36,  Arrival Time: 03/09/2006 17:36,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 03/09/2006 17:37
Action taken: Extinguishment by fire service personnel.
Acres Burned #: < 1
Area of Origin: Vehicle area, other,  Item First Ignited: Pipe, duct, conduit or hose
Cause of Ignition: Cause under investigation (Mechanical failure, malfunction, other)
Mobile Property Involved: Involved in ignition, but did not itself burn,  Type: General use truck, dump truck, fire apparatus,  Make: Freightliner,  Model: AMERICAN LAFRAN,  Year: 2006
Location: Genesee Street, Buffalo, NY 14212
Fire Department: Buffalo (City) Fire Department, 195 Court, Buffalo, NY 14202,  ID: 15100,  Incident #: 6005969,  Station: 31,  Shift/Platoon: 4
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: 03/09/2006 17:55,  Arrival Time: 03/09/2006 17:59,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 03/09/2006 18:08
Action taken: Hazardous materials spill control and confinement. Includes confining or diking hazardous materials.
Location: Jewett Avenue, Buffalo, NY 142
Fire Department: Buffalo (City) Fire Department, 195 Court, Buffalo, NY 14202,  ID: 15100,  Incident #: 6005993,  Station: 34,  Shift/Platoon: 4
Incident Type: Arcing, shorted electrical equipment.
Alarm Time: 03/09/2006 21:31,  Arrival Time: 03/09/2006 21:35,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 03/09/2006 21:46
Action taken: Investigate. Includes investigations done on arrival to determine the situation and postincident investigations; and collecting incident information for incident reporting purposes.
Location: Academy Rd UPPER , Buffalo, NY 142
Fire Department: Buffalo (City) Fire Department, 195 Court, Buffalo, NY 14202,  ID: 15100,  Incident #: 6005994,  Station: 31,  Shift/Platoon: 4
Incident Type: Carbon monoxide incident. Excludes incidents with nothing found.
Alarm Time: 03/09/2006 21:43,  Arrival Time: 03/09/2006 21:47,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 03/09/2006 22:09
Action taken: Investigate. Includes investigations done on arrival to determine the situation and postincident investigations; and collecting incident information for incident reporting purposes.
Location: Bailey Avenue, Buffalo, NY 14215
Fire Department: Buffalo (City) Fire Department, 195 Court, Buffalo, NY 14202,  ID: 15100,  Incident #: 6006002,  Station: 23,  Shift/Platoon: 4
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: 03/09/2006 22:26,  Arrival Time: 03/09/2006 22:30,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 03/09/2006 22:56
Property Value: $2000,  Property Loss: $2000
Action taken: Extinguishment by fire service personnel.
Acres Burned #: < 1
Area of Origin: Engine area, running gear, wheel area,  Heat Source: Arcing
Cause of Ignition: Failure of equipment or heat source
Mobile Property Involved: Involved in ignition and burned,  Type: Passenger car.,  Make: Pontiac,  Model: GRAND AM,  Year: 1995,  License Plate: CYX-4789 NY,  VIN No: 1G2NE55D9SC796088
Location: Sprenger Av, Buffalo, NY 14212
Fire Department: Buffalo (City) Fire Department, 195 Court, Buffalo, NY 14202,  ID: 15100,  Incident #: 6006026,  Station: 31,  Shift/Platoon: 1
Incident Type: Building fire
Alarm Time: 03/10/2006 07:12,  Arrival Time: 03/10/2006 07:15,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 03/10/2006 07:52
Detector Alerted Occupants: Yes
Action taken: Extinguishment by fire service personnel.
Acres Burned #: < 1,  On Site Materials: Curtains, drapes
Area of Origin: Bedroom - < 5 persons,  Heat Source: Cigarette lighter,  Item First Ignited: Curtains, blinds, drapery, tapestry
Cause of Ignition: Intentional (Playing with heat source)
Structure Type: Enclosed building,  Status: In normal use,  Stories: 2 Above, 1 Below,  Square Feet: 1000,  Stories with Damage: 1 Minor
Detector Presence: Detectors Present,  Type: Smoke,  Power: Battery Only,  Operation: Operated,  Effectiveness: Alerted Occupants
Location: Porter Avenue 4 , Buffalo, NY 142
Fire Department: Buffalo (City) Fire Department, 195 Court, Buffalo, NY 14202,  ID: 15100,  Incident #: 6006029,  Station: 2,  Shift/Platoon: 1
Incident Type: Cooking fire involving the contents of a cooking vessel without fire extension beyond the vessel.
Alarm Time: 03/10/2006 08:04,  Arrival Time: 03/10/2006 08:08,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 03/10/2006 08:22
Action taken: Ventilate. Includes nonhazardous odor removal and removal of smoke from nonhazardous materials-related fires.
Acres Burned #: < 1
Area of Origin: Cooking area, kitchen,  Heat Source: Heat from powered equipment, other,  Item First Ignited: Cooking materials, including edible materials
Cause of Ignition: Unintentional (Abandoned or discarded materials or products)
Location: Fifteenth Street, Buffalo, NY 142
Fire Department: Buffalo (City) Fire Department, 195 Court, Buffalo, NY 14202,  ID: 15100,  Incident #: 6006038,  Station: 37,  Shift/Platoon: 1
Incident Type: Electrical wiring/equipment problem, other.
Alarm Time: 03/10/2006 09:49,  Arrival Time: 03/10/2006 09:51,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 03/10/2006 10:43
Actions taken:
  • Investigate. Includes investigations done on arrival to determine the situation and postincident investigations; and collecting incident information for incident reporting purposes.
  • Shut down system. Includes shutting down water, gas, and fire alarm systems.
  • Refer to proper authority. Includes turnover of incidents to other authorities or agencies such as the police.
Location: Tonawanda Street, Buffalo, NY 142
Fire Department: Buffalo (City) Fire Department, 195 Court, Buffalo, NY 14202,  ID: 15100,  Incident #: 6006041,  Station: 26,  Shift/Platoon: 1
Incident Type: Cooking fire involving the contents of a cooking vessel without fire extension beyond the vessel.
Alarm Time: 03/10/2006 11:10,  Arrival Time: 03/10/2006 11:12,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 03/10/2006 11:18
Action taken: Remove hazard. Includes neutralizing a hazardous condition.
Acres Burned #: < 1
Location: South Park Avenue, Buffalo, NY 142
Fire Department: Buffalo (City) Fire Department, 195 Court, Buffalo, NY 14202,  ID: 15100,  Incident #: 6006043,  Station: 4,  Shift/Platoon: 1
Incident Type: Hazardous condition (no fire), other.
Alarm Time: 03/10/2006 12:14,  Arrival Time: 03/10/2006 12:20,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 03/10/2006 12:30
Action taken: Investigate. Includes investigations done on arrival to determine the situation and postincident investigations; and collecting incident information for incident reporting purposes.
Location: Jefferson Av 304 , Buffalo, NY 142
Fire Department: Buffalo (City) Fire Department, 195 Court, Buffalo, NY 14202,  ID: 15100,  Incident #: 6006059,  Station: 32,  Shift/Platoon: 1
Incident Type: Cooking fire involving the contents of a cooking vessel without fire extension beyond the vessel.
Alarm Time: 03/10/2006 14:53,  Arrival Time: 03/10/2006 14:56,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 03/10/2006 15:25
Action taken: Ventilate. Includes nonhazardous odor removal and removal of smoke from nonhazardous materials-related fires.
Acres Burned #: < 1
Area of Origin: Cooking area, kitchen,  Heat Source: Heat from powered equipment, other,  Item First Ignited: Cooking materials, including edible materials
Cause of Ignition: Unintentional (Equipment unattended)
Location: Fifteenth Street, Buffalo, NY 142
Fire Department: Buffalo (City) Fire Department, 195 Court, Buffalo, NY 14202,  ID: 15100,  Incident #: 6006061,  Station: 37,  Shift/Platoon: 1
Incident Type: Electrical wiring/equipment problem, other.
Alarm Time: 03/10/2006 15:00,  Arrival Time: 03/10/2006 15:04,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 03/10/2006 15:58
Actions taken:
  • Investigate. Includes investigations done on arrival to determine the situation and postincident investigations; and collecting incident information for incident reporting purposes.
  • Information, investigation, and enforcement, other.
Location: Rounds Avenue, Buffalo, NY 14215
Fire Department: Buffalo (City) Fire Department, 195 Court, Buffalo, NY 14202,  ID: 15100,  Incident #: 6006087,  Station: 23,  Shift/Platoon: 4
Incident Type: Gasoline or other flammable liquid spill (flash point below 100 degrees F at standard temperature and pressure (Class I)).
Alarm Time: 03/10/2006 19:31,  Arrival Time: 03/10/2006 19:37,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 03/10/2006 19:47
Action taken: Decontamination of occupancy or area exposed to hazardous materials.
Location: Mulberry Street, Buffalo, NY 142
Fire Department: Buffalo (City) Fire Department, 195 Court, Buffalo, NY 14202,  ID: 15100,  Incident #: 6006112,  Station: 21
Incident Type: Hazardous condition (no fire), other.
Alarm Time: 03/11/2006 01:50,  Arrival Time: 03/11/2006 01:56,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 03/11/2006 02:21
Actions taken:
  • Establish safe area. Includes isolating the area affected by denying entry to unprotected persons and establishing hazard control zones (hot, warm, cold).
  • Investigate. Includes investigations done on arrival to determine the situation and postincident investigations; and collecting incident information for incident reporting purposes.
  • Refer to proper authority. Includes turnover of incidents to other authorities or agencies such as the police.
Location: Main St 6 , Buffalo, NY 142
Fire Department: Buffalo (City) Fire Department, 195 Court, Buffalo, NY 14202,  ID: 15100,  Incident #: 6006120,  Station: 34,  Shift/Platoon: 4
Incident Type: Cooking fire involving the contents of a cooking vessel without fire extension beyond the vessel.
Alarm Time: 03/11/2006 04:58,  Arrival Time: 03/11/2006 05:00,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 03/11/2006 05:15
Detector Alerted Occupants: Yes
Action taken: Ventilate. Includes nonhazardous odor removal and removal of smoke from nonhazardous materials-related fires.
Acres Burned #: < 1
Area of Origin: Cooking area, kitchen,  Item First Ignited: Cooking materials, including edible materials
Cause of Ignition: Unintentional (Misuse of material or product, other)
Location: Fuhrmann Bd, Buffalo, NY 142
Fire Department: Buffalo (City) Fire Department, 195 Court, Buffalo, NY 14202,  ID: 15100,  Incident #: 6006121,  Station: 1
Incident Type: Water vehicle fire. Includes boats, barges, hovercraft, and all other vehicles designed for navigation on water.
Alarm Time: 03/11/2006 05:08,  Arrival Time: 03/11/2006 05:14,  Controlled Time: 03/11/2006 05:36,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 03/11/2006 05:59
Property Value: $11000,  Property Loss: $10000
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.
Acres Burned #: < 1,  On Site Materials: Watercraft, other
Cause of Ignition: Intentional
Mobile Property Involved: Involved in ignition and burned,  Type: Boat: shorter than 65 ft. with power,  Make: Other Make
Location: Donovan Drive M , Buffalo, NY 142
Fire Department: Buffalo (City) Fire Department, 195 Court, Buffalo, NY 14202,  ID: 15100,  Incident #: 6006126,  Station: 33,  Shift/Platoon: 4
Incident Type: Gas leak (natural gas or LPG). Excludes gas odors with no source found.
Alarm Time: 03/11/2006 06:47,  Arrival Time: 03/11/2006 06:52,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 03/11/2006 06:59
Actions taken:
  • Remove hazard. Includes neutralizing a hazardous condition.
  • Ventilate. Includes nonhazardous odor removal and removal of smoke from nonhazardous materials-related fires.
Location: Elmwood Avenue, Buffalo, NY 142
Fire Department: Buffalo (City) Fire Department, 195 Court, Buffalo, NY 14202,  ID: 15100,  Incident #: 6006129,  Station: 2
Incident Type: Cooking fire involving the contents of a cooking vessel without fire extension beyond the vessel.
Alarm Time: 03/11/2006 07:42,  Arrival Time: 03/11/2006 07:44,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 03/11/2006 07:57
Property Value: $1000000,  Property Loss: $100,  Contents Value: $300000
Detector Alerted Occupants: Yes
Action taken: Extinguishment by fire service personnel.
Buildings Involved #: 1,  Acres Burned #: < 1
Area of Origin: Cooking area, kitchen,  Heat Source: Heat from powered equipment, other,  Item First Ignited: Cooking materials, including edible materials
Cause of Ignition: Unintentional (Operational deficiency, other)
Location: Porter Avenue 4 , Buffalo, NY 142
Fire Department: Buffalo (City) Fire Department, 195 Court, Buffalo, NY 14202,  ID: 15100,  Incident #: 6006143,  Station: 2
Incident Type: Gas leak (natural gas or LPG). Excludes gas odors with no source found.
Alarm Time: 03/11/2006 11:59,  Arrival Time: 03/11/2006 12:02,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 03/11/2006 12:10
Action taken: Remove hazard. Includes neutralizing a hazardous condition.
Location: Rees Street, Buffalo, NY 142
Fire Department: Buffalo (City) Fire Department, 195 Court, Buffalo, NY 14202,  ID: 15100,  Incident #: 6006144,  Station: 19
Incident Type: Cooking fire involving the contents of a cooking vessel without fire extension beyond the vessel.
Alarm Time: 03/11/2006 12:20,  Arrival Time: 03/11/2006 12:22,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 03/11/2006 12:29
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: Cooking area, kitchen,  Heat Source: Heat from powered equipment, other,  Item First Ignited: Cooking materials, including edible materials
Cause of Ignition: Unintentional (Misuse of material or product, other)
Location: Fulton Street, Buffalo, NY 142
Fire Department: Buffalo (City) Fire Department, 195 Court, Buffalo, NY 14202,  ID: 15100,  Incident #: 6006166,  Station: 32,  Shift/Platoon: 1
Incident Type: Cooking fire involving the contents of a cooking vessel without fire extension beyond the vessel.
Alarm Time: 03/11/2006 17:17,  Arrival Time: 03/11/2006 17:21,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 03/11/2006 17:29
Action taken: Ventilate. Includes nonhazardous odor removal and removal of smoke from nonhazardous materials-related fires.
Acres Burned #: < 1
Area of Origin: Cooking area, kitchen,  Heat Source: Heat from powered equipment, other,  Item First Ignited: Cooking materials, including edible materials
Cause of Ignition: Unintentional (Equipment unattended)
Location: Ruhland Avenue, Buffalo, NY 142
Fire Department: Buffalo (City) Fire Department, 195 Court, Buffalo, NY 14202,  ID: 15100,  Incident #: 6006175,  Station: 31,  Shift/Platoon: 1
Incident Type: Building fire
Alarm Time: 03/11/2006 20:31,  Arrival Time: 03/11/2006 20:34,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 03/11/2006 21:50
Property Value: $25000,  Property Loss: $25000
Alarms transmitted for the incident: 1
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.
Acres Burned #: < 1
Area of Origin: Common room, den, family room, living room, lounge,  Heat Source: Match
Cause of Ignition: Intentional (Accelerant used)
Structure Type: Enclosed building,  Status: Vacant and unsecured,  Stories: 2 Above, 1 Below,  Square Feet: 750,  Stories with Damage: 1 Heavy, 1 Extreme
Location: Gold Street REAR , Buffalo, NY 14206
Fire Department: Buffalo (City) Fire Department, 195 Court, Buffalo, NY 14202,  ID: 15100,  Incident #: 6006177,  Station: 28,  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: 03/11/2006 21:21,  Arrival Time: 03/11/2006 21:23,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 03/11/2006 21:32
Actions taken:
  • Investigate. Includes investigations done on arrival to determine the situation and postincident investigations; and collecting incident information for incident reporting purposes.
  • Remove hazard. Includes neutralizing a hazardous condition.
Location: Dupont Street, Buffalo, NY 142
Fire Department: Buffalo (City) Fire Department, 195 Court, Buffalo, NY 14202,  ID: 15100,  Incident #: 6006182,  Station: 21,  Shift/Platoon: 1
Incident Type: Hazardous condition (no fire), other.
Alarm Time: 03/11/2006 22:31,  Arrival Time: 03/11/2006 22:35,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 03/11/2006 23:27
Action taken: Remove hazard. Includes neutralizing a hazardous condition.
Location: Albemarle Street, Buffalo, NY 142
Fire Department: Buffalo (City) Fire Department, 195 Court, Buffalo, NY 14202,  ID: 15100,  Incident #: 6006214,  Station: 26
Incident Type: Building fire
Alarm Time: 03/12/2006 09:04,  Arrival Time: 03/12/2006 09:08,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 03/12/2006 09:12
Action taken: Ventilate. Includes nonhazardous odor removal and removal of smoke from nonhazardous materials-related fires.
Acres Burned #: < 1
Area of Origin: Cooking area, kitchen,  Heat Source: Heat from powered equipment, other,  Item First Ignited: Cooking materials, including edible materials
Cause of Ignition: Unintentional (Misuse of material or product, other)
Structure Type: Enclosed building,  Status: In normal use,  Stories: 2 Above, 1 Below,  Square Feet: 3750,  Stories with Damage: 1 Minor
Detector Presence: Detectors Present,  Type: Combination smoke - heat,  Power: Hardwire Only,  Operation: Operated,  Effectiveness: Alerted Occupants
AES Presence: Present,  Type: Dry pipe sprinkler,  Operation: Fire too small to Operate
Location: Lafayette Avenue 10 , Buffalo, NY 142
Fire Department: Buffalo (City) Fire Department, 195 Court, Buffalo, NY 14202,  ID: 15100,  Incident #: 6006216,  Station: 37,  Shift/Platoon: 2
Incident Type: Hazardous condition (no fire), other.
Alarm Time: 03/12/2006 10:10,  Arrival Time: 03/12/2006 10:15,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 03/12/2006 10:15
Action taken: Provide basic life support (BLS).
Location: Abbott Road, Buffalo, NY 142
Fire Department: Buffalo (City) Fire Department, 195 Court, Buffalo, NY 14202,  ID: 15100,  Incident #: 6006222,  Station: 4,  Shift/Platoon: 2
Incident Type: Arcing, shorted electrical equipment.
Alarm Time: 03/12/2006 11:10,  Arrival Time: 03/12/2006 11:15,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 03/12/2006 11:26
Action taken: Investigate. Includes investigations done on arrival to determine the situation and postincident investigations; and collecting incident information for incident reporting purposes.
Location: Maryner Towers 505 , Buffalo, NY 142
Fire Department: Buffalo (City) Fire Department, 195 Court, Buffalo, NY 14202,  ID: 15100,  Incident #: 6006243,  Station: 2,  Shift/Platoon: 2
Incident Type: Building fire
Alarm Time: 03/12/2006 16:25,  Arrival Time: 03/12/2006 16:27,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 03/12/2006 17:21
Property Value: $1500000,  Property Loss: $15000,  Contents Value: $1500000,  Contents Loss: $4000
Alarms transmitted for the incident: 1,  Detector Alerted Occupants: Yes
Actions taken:
  • Extinguishment by fire service personnel.
  • Salvage and overhaul.
Buildings Involved #: 1,  Acres Burned #: < 1
Area of Origin: Bedroom - < 5 persons,  Item First Ignited: Mattress, pillow
Cause of Ignition: Intentional (Size, height, or other building characteristic)
Structure Type: Enclosed building,  Status: In normal use,  Stories: 7 Above,  Square Feet: 22500,  Stories with Damage: 1 Significant
Detector Presence: Detectors Present,  Type: Combination smoke - heat,  Power: Hardwire Only,  Operation: Operated,  Effectiveness: Alerted Occupants
Location: Lafayette Avenue 3 , Buffalo, NY 142
Fire Department: Buffalo (City) Fire Department, 195 Court, Buffalo, NY 14202,  ID: 15100,  Incident #: 6006247,  Station: 19,  Shift/Platoon: 1
Incident Type: Cooking fire involving the contents of a cooking vessel without fire extension beyond the vessel.
Alarm Time: 03/12/2006 17:50,  Arrival Time: 03/12/2006 17:53,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 03/12/2006 18:03
Property Value: $500000,  Contents Value: $25000
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: Cooking area, kitchen,  Heat Source: Radiated, conducted heat from operating equipment,  Item First Ignited: Flammable liquid/gas - uncontained
Cause of Ignition: Unintentional (Flammable liquid or gas spilled)
Location: Genesee Street, Buffalo, NY 142
Fire Department: Buffalo (City) Fire Department, 195 Court, Buffalo, NY 14202,  ID: 15100,  Incident #: 6006255,  Station: 31,  Shift/Platoon: 1
Incident Type: Combustible and flammable gas or liquid spills or leaks, other. Chemical release, reaction, or toxic condition
Alarm Time: 03/12/2006 19:19,  Arrival Time: 03/12/2006 19:23,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 03/12/2006 19:25
Action taken: Remove hazard. Includes neutralizing a hazardous condition.
Location: Main Street, Buffalo, NY 142
Fire Department: Buffalo (City) Fire Department, 195 Court, Buffalo, NY 14202,  ID: 15100,  Incident #: 6006267,  Station: 33,  Shift/Platoon: 1
Incident Type: Cooking fire involving the contents of a cooking vessel without fire extension beyond the vessel.
Alarm Time: 03/12/2006 21:46,  Arrival Time: 03/12/2006 21:49,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 03/12/2006 21:54
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
Heat Source: Heat from other open flame or smoking materials
Cause of Ignition: Unintentional
Location: Barthel Street, Buffalo, NY 142
Fire Department: Buffalo (City) Fire Department, 195 Court, Buffalo, NY 14202,  ID: 15100,  Incident #: 6006269,  Station: 31,  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: 03/12/2006 22:10,  Arrival Time: 03/12/2006 22:13,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 03/12/2006 22:22
Action taken: Extinguishment by fire service personnel.
Acres Burned #: < 1
Heat Source: Arcing
Cause of Ignition: Unintentional (Unspecified short-circuit arc)
Mobile Property Involved: Involved in ignition and burned,  Type: Passenger car.,  Make: Buick,  Model: 4 DOOR SEDAN,  Year: 1996,  License Plate: DEX-2639 NY,  VIN No: 1G4AG55M1T6459043
Location: Dewitt Street, Buffalo, NY 142
Fire Department: Buffalo (City) Fire Department, 195 Court, Buffalo, NY 14202,  ID: 15100,  Incident #: 6006273,  Station: 19,  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: 03/12/2006 23:19,  Arrival Time: 03/12/2006 23:22,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 03/12/2006 23:33
Action taken: Extinguishment by fire service personnel.
Acres Burned #: < 1
Area of Origin: Operator/passenger area of transportation equip.,  Heat Source: Cigarette lighter,  Item First Ignited: Upholstered sofa, chair, vehicle seats
Cause of Ignition: Intentional
Mobile Property Involved: Involved in ignition and burned,  Type: Passenger car.,  Make: Chevrolet,  Model: CAVALIER,  License Plate: DLX2499 NY
Location: Crowley Avenue, Buffalo, NY 14207
Fire Department: Buffalo (City) Fire Department, 195 Court, Buffalo, NY 14202,  ID: 15100,  Incident #: 6006298,  Station: 26
Incident Type: Chemical spill or leak. Includes unstable, reactive, explosive material.
Alarm Time: 03/13/2006 10:04,  Arrival Time: 03/13/2006 10:07,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 03/13/2006 13:38
Fire Service Injuries: 5
Actions taken:
  • Identification, analysis of hazardous materials.
  • Hazardous materials leak control and containment. Includes actions taken to keep a material within its container.
  • Decontaminate persons or equipment.
Released From: Outside of structure,  People Evacuated: 2,  Buildings Evacuated: 2,  Cause of Release: Container or containment failure,  Disposition: Released to state agency,  Actions Taken: Identify, analyze hazardous materials,  Hazmat detection, monitoring, sampling, & analysis,  Hazmat spill control and confinement,  Mitigating Factors: Released in residential area

Fire Fighter Casualties:
  •  Age: 45,  Gender: Male,  Responses: 2,  Usual Assignment: Suppression, included are hazmat, rescue, & IC,  Physical Condition: Rested,  Severity: Report only, including exposure,  Activity: Incident investigation, during incident,  Cause: Exposure to hazard,  Where: At scene, in structure,  Injured: Trachea and lungs,  Relation to Structure: Inside/On Structure,  Object Involved: Chemicals
  •  Age: 46,  Gender: Male,  Responses: 2,  Physical Condition: Rested,  Severity: Report only, including exposure,  Activity: Incident investigation, during incident,  Cause: Exposure to hazard,  Where: At scene, in structure,  Injured: Trachea and lungs,  Relation to Structure: Inside/On Structure,  Object Involved: Chemicals
  •  Age: 36,  Gender: Male,  Responses: 2,  Physical Condition: Rested,  Severity: Report only, including exposure,  Activity: Incident investigation, during incident,  Cause: Exposure to hazard,  Where: At scene, in structure,  Injured: Trachea and lungs,  Relation to Structure: Inside/On Structure,  Object Involved: Chemicals
  •  Age: 38,  Gender: Male,  Responses: 3,  Physical Condition: Rested,  Severity: Report only, including exposure,  Cause: Exposure to hazard,  Where: At scene, outside,  Relation to Structure: Outside of structure,  Object Involved: Chemicals,  Specific Location: Outside at grade
  •  Age: 36,  Gender: Male,  Responses: 3,  Physical Condition: Rested,  Severity: Report only, including exposure,  Cause: Exposure to hazard,  Where: At scene, outside,  Relation to Structure: Outside of structure,  Object Involved: Chemicals,  Specific Location: Outside at grade
Location: Glenwood Avenue, Buffalo, NY 142
Fire Department: Buffalo (City) Fire Department, 195 Court, Buffalo, NY 14202,  ID: 15100,  Incident #: 6006308,  Station: 21,  Shift/Platoon: 3
Incident Type: Chemical hazard (no spill or leak). Includes the potential for spills or leaks.
Alarm Time: 03/13/2006 12:20,  Arrival Time: 03/13/2006 12:20,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 03/13/2006 13:23
Actions taken:
  • Investigate. Includes investigations done on arrival to determine the situation and postincident investigations; and collecting incident information for incident reporting purposes.
  • Notify other agencies. Includes notifications of utility companies, property owners, and the like.
Location: Katherine Street, Buffalo, NY 142
Fire Department: Buffalo (City) Fire Department, 195 Court, Buffalo, NY 14202,  ID: 15100,  Incident #: 6006312,  Station: 32,  Shift/Platoon: 3
Incident Type: Fire
Alarm Time: 03/13/2006 12:23,  Arrival Time: 03/13/2006 12:26,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 03/13/2006 13:48
Fire Service Injuries: 1,  Property Value: $30000,  Property Loss: $5000,  Contents Value: $5000,  Contents Loss: $1000
Action taken: Extinguishment by fire service personnel.
Acres Burned #: < 1
Area of Origin: Bedroom - < 5 persons
Cause of Ignition: Intentional
Fire Fighter Casualty:  Age: 41,  Gender: Male,  Responses: 1,  Usual Assignment: Suppression, included are hazmat, rescue, & IC,  Physical Condition: Rested,  Severity: Treated by physician, not a lost-time injury,  Taken To: Hospital,  Activity: Ventilation with hand tools,  Cause: Fall,  Where: At scene, outside,  Injured: Multiple body parts - lower part of body,  Factor Contributing: Holes, other,  Relation to Structure: Inside/On Structure,  Object Involved: Roof,  Specific Location: On roof
Location: Barthel Street, Buffalo, NY 142
Fire Department: Buffalo (City) Fire Department, 195 Court, Buffalo, NY 14202,  ID: 15100,  Incident #: 6006313,  Station: 31,  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: 03/13/2006 12:24,  Arrival Time: 03/13/2006 12:27,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 03/13/2006 12:46
Action taken: Extinguishment by fire service personnel.
Acres Burned #: < 1
Mobile Property Involved: Not involved in ignition, but burned,  Type: Passenger car.,  Make: Buick,  Model: CORONADO,  Year: 1983,  License Plate: CMA 5942 NY,  VIN No: 1G3A257Y1DE333559
Location: West Avenue, Buffalo, NY 142
Fire Department: Buffalo (City) Fire Department, 195 Court, Buffalo, NY 14202,  ID: 15100,  Incident #: 6006330,  Station: 37,  Shift/Platoon: 3
Incident Type: Cooking fire involving the contents of a cooking vessel without fire extension beyond the vessel.
Alarm Time: 03/13/2006 15:34,  Arrival Time: 03/13/2006 15:36,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 03/13/2006 16:25
Action taken: Extinguishment by fire service personnel.
Acres Burned #: < 1
Area of Origin: Cooking area, kitchen,  Heat Source: Heat from powered equipment, other,  Item First Ignited: Household utensils
Cause of Ignition: Unintentional (Misuse of material or product, other)
Location: Grimes Street, Buffalo, NY 142
Fire Department: Buffalo (City) Fire Department, 195 Court, Buffalo, NY 14202,  ID: 15100,  Incident #: 6006332,  Station: 22,  Shift/Platoon: 3
Incident Type: Fire
Alarm Time: 03/13/2006 16:15,  Arrival Time: 03/13/2006 16:18,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 03/13/2006 16:21
Action taken: Actions taken, other.
Acres Burned #: < 1
Location: Trowbridge Street, Buffalo, NY 142
Fire Department: Buffalo (City) Fire Department, 195 Court, Buffalo, NY 14202,  ID: 15100,  Incident #: 6006338,  Station: 25
Incident Type: Building fire
Alarm Time: 03/13/2006 16:58,  Arrival Time: 03/13/2006 17:01,  Controlled Time: 03/13/2006 17:30,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 03/13/2006 17:30
Property Value: $1000,  Property Loss: $500,  Contents Value: $1000,  Contents Loss: $500
Action taken: Extinguishment by fire service personnel.
Buildings Involved #: 1,  Acres Burned #: < 1,  On Site Materials: Bottles, barrels, boxes
Area of Origin: Storage area, other,  Heat Source: Arcing,  Item First Ignited: Structural component or finish, other
Cause of Ignition: Unintentional (Electrical failure, malfunction, other)
Structure Type: Enclosed building,  Status: Vacant and secured,  Stories: 1 Above,  Square Feet: 120,  Stories with Damage: 1 Significant
Location: Delavan Avenue, Buffalo, NY 142
Fire Department: Buffalo (City) Fire Department, 195 Court, Buffalo, NY 14202,  ID: 15100,  Incident #: 6006340,  Station: 33
Incident Type: Building fire
Alarm Time: 03/13/2006 17:02,  Arrival Time: 03/13/2006 17:04,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 03/13/2006 18:56
Fire Service Injuries: 1,  Property Value: $50000,  Property Loss: $40000,  Contents Value: $10000,  Contents Loss: $10000
Detector Alerted Occupants: Yes
Action taken: Extinguishment by fire service personnel.
Acres Burned #: < 1
Area of Origin: Bedroom - < 5 persons,  Item First Ignited: Mattress, pillow
Cause of Ignition: Intentional
Structure Type: Enclosed building,  Status: In normal use,  Stories: 2 Above, 1 Below,  Square Feet: 720,  Stories with Damage: 2 Significant
Detector Presence: Detectors Present,  Type: Smoke,  Power: Battery Only,  Operation: Operated
Fire Fighter Casualty:  Age: 38,  Gender: Male,  Responses: 1,  Usual Assignment: Fire investigation,  Physical Condition: Rested,  Severity: Treated by physician, not a lost-time injury,  Taken To: Station or quarters,  Activity: Incident investigation, during incident,  Cause: Slip/trip,  Where: At scene, in structure,  Factor Contributing: Slippery or uneven surfaces, other,  Relation to Structure: Inside/On Structure,  Object Involved: Property and structure contents,  Specific Location: In structure, excluding attic, roof, or wall
Location: Loepere Street, Buffalo, NY 142
Fire Department: Buffalo (City) Fire Department, 195 Court, Buffalo, NY 14202,  ID: 15100,  Incident #: 6006341,  Station: 22,  Shift/Platoon: 2
Incident Type: Trash or rubbish fire in a structure, with no flame damage to structure or its contents.
Alarm Time: 03/13/2006 17:14,  Arrival Time: 03/13/2006 17:17,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 03/13/2006 17:21
Action taken: Extinguishment by fire service personnel.
Acres Burned #: < 1
Area of Origin: Outside area, other,  Heat Source: Match
Cause of Ignition: Intentional
Location: Manhattan Avenue, Buffalo, NY 142
Fire Department: Buffalo (City) Fire Department, 195 Court, Buffalo, NY 14202,  ID: 15100,  Incident #: 6006343,  Station: 34
Incident Type: Building fire
Alarm Time: 03/13/2006 17:25,  Arrival Time: 03/13/2006 17:31,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 03/13/2006 18:39
Property Value: $1500000,  Property Loss: $175000,  Contents Value: $500000,  Contents Loss: $25000
Detector Alerted Occupants: Yes
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 #: 1,  Acres Burned #: < 1
Area of Origin: Storage area, other,  Heat Source: Match,  Item First Ignited: Mattress, pillow
Cause of Ignition: Intentional
Structure Type: Enclosed building,  Status: Idle, not routinely used,  Stories: 2 Above, 1 Below,  Square Feet: 40000,  Stories with Damage: 1 Minor, 1 Extreme
Detector Presence: Detectors Present,  Type: Smoke,  Operation: Failed to Operate,  Failure Reason: Hardwired power failure, shut-off or disconnect
Location: North Street, Buffalo, NY 142
Fire Department: Buffalo (City) Fire Department, 195 Court, Buffalo, NY 14202,  ID: 15100,  Incident #: 6006356,  Station: 21,  Shift/Platoon: 2
Incident Type: Carbon monoxide incident. Excludes incidents with nothing found.
Alarm Time: 03/13/2006 20:06,  Arrival Time: 03/13/2006 20:09,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 03/13/2006 20:16
Action taken: Investigate. Includes investigations done on arrival to determine the situation and postincident investigations; and collecting incident information for incident reporting purposes.
Location: Olympic Avenue, Buffalo, NY 142
Fire Department: Buffalo (City) Fire Department, 195 Court, Buffalo, NY 14202,  ID: 15100,  Incident #: 6006363,  Station: 23,  Shift/Platoon: 2
Incident Type: Hazardous condition (no fire), other.
Alarm Time: 03/13/2006 21:26,  Arrival Time: 03/13/2006 21:30,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 03/13/2006 21:37
Action taken: Remove hazard. Includes neutralizing a hazardous condition.
Location: Kail Street, Buffalo, NY 142
Fire Department: Buffalo (City) Fire Department, 195 Court, Buffalo, NY 14202,  ID: 15100,  Incident #: 6006364,  Station: 26
Incident Type: Cooking fire involving the contents of a cooking vessel without fire extension beyond the vessel.
Alarm Time: 03/13/2006 21:46,  Arrival Time: 03/13/2006 21:49,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 03/13/2006 21:54
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.
Acres Burned #: < 1,  On Site Materials: Food, other
Area of Origin: Cooking area, kitchen,  Item First Ignited: Cooking materials, including edible materials
Cause of Ignition: Unintentional
Location: Harriet Avenue, Buffalo, NY 142
Fire Department: Buffalo (City) Fire Department, 195 Court, Buffalo, NY 14202,  ID: 15100,  Incident #: 6006388,  Station: 23,  Shift/Platoon: 2
Incident Type: Trash or rubbish fire in a structure, with no flame damage to structure or its contents.
Alarm Time: 03/14/2006 07:17,  Arrival Time: 03/14/2006 07:22,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 03/14/2006 07:31
Action taken: Extinguishment by fire service personnel.
Acres Burned #: < 1
Area of Origin: Laundry area, wash house (laundry),  Heat Source: Hot or smoldering object, other,  Item First Ignited: Rubbish, trash, or waste
Cause of Ignition: Unintentional (Failure to clean)
Location: Goodyear Avenue, Buffalo, NY 142
Fire Department: Buffalo (City) Fire Department, 195 Court, Buffalo, NY 14202,  ID: 15100,  Incident #: 6006391,  Station: 31,  Shift/Platoon: 3
Incident Type: Gas leak (natural gas or LPG). Excludes gas odors with no source found.
Alarm Time: 03/14/2006 08:25,  Arrival Time: 03/14/2006 08:27,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 03/14/2006 08:37
Action taken: Investigate. Includes investigations done on arrival to determine the situation and postincident investigations; and collecting incident information for incident reporting purposes.
Location: Bailey Avenue, Buffalo, NY 142
Fire Department: Buffalo (City) Fire Department, 195 Court, Buffalo, NY 14202,  ID: 15100,  Incident #: 6006401,  Station: 35,  Shift/Platoon: 3
Incident Type: Building fire
Alarm Time: 03/14/2006 11:14,  Arrival Time: 03/14/2006 11:16,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 03/14/2006 11:23
Action taken: Actions taken, other.
Acres Burned #: < 1
Detector Presence: Detectors Present
AES Presence: Present
Location: Elmwood Avenue, Buffalo, NY 142
Fire Department: Buffalo (City) Fire Department, 195 Court, Buffalo, NY 14202,  ID: 15100,  Incident #: 6006409,  Station: 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: 03/14/2006 12:34,  Arrival Time: 03/14/2006 12:37,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 03/14/2006 12:58
Action taken: Provide manpower. Includes providing manpower to assist rescue/ambulance units lift patients or providing manpower to assist police.
Location: Roehrer Avenue, Buffalo, NY 142
Fire Department: Buffalo (City) Fire Department, 195 Court, Buffalo, NY 14202,  ID: 15100,  Incident #: 6006411,  Station: 21,  Shift/Platoon: 3
Incident Type: Cooking fire involving the contents of a cooking vessel without fire extension beyond the vessel.
Alarm Time: 03/14/2006 12:37,  Arrival Time: 03/14/2006 12:41,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 03/14/2006 12:53
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
Item First Ignited: Cooking materials, including edible materials
Cause of Ignition: Unintentional (Misuse of material or product, other)
Location: Elmwood Avenue, Buffalo, NY 14202
Fire Department: Buffalo (City) Fire Department, 195 Court, Buffalo, NY 14202,  ID: 15100,  Incident #: 6006414,  Station: 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: 03/14/2006 12:34,  Arrival Time: 03/14/2006 12:37,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 03/14/2006 12:58
Action taken: Provide manpower. Includes providing manpower to assist rescue/ambulance units lift patients or providing manpower to assist police.
Location: Winslow Avenue, Buffalo, NY 142
Fire Department: Buffalo (City) Fire Department, 195 Court, Buffalo, NY 14202,  ID: 15100,  Incident #: 6006430,  Station: 21,  Shift/Platoon: 3
Incident Type: Trash or rubbish fire in a structure, with no flame damage to structure or its contents.
Alarm Time: 03/14/2006 16:16,  Arrival Time: 03/14/2006 16:20,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 03/14/2006 16:23
Actions taken:
  • Investigate. Includes investigations done on arrival to determine the situation and postincident investigations; and collecting incident information for incident reporting purposes.
  • Enforce fire code and other codes. Includes response to public complaints and abatement of code violations.
  • Actions taken, other.
Acres Burned #: < 1,  On Site Materials: Discarded material, other
Area of Origin: Outside area, other,  Heat Source: Match,  Item First Ignited: Rubbish, trash, or waste
Cause of Ignition: Intentional
  • Outside/open fire for debris or waste disposal
  • Multiple persons involved
Location: Sweeney Street, Buffalo, NY 142
Fire Department: Buffalo (City) Fire Department, 195 Court, Buffalo, NY 14202,  ID: 15100,  Incident #: 6006438,  Station: 21,  Shift/Platoon: 2
Incident Type: Carbon monoxide incident. Excludes incidents with nothing found.
Alarm Time: 03/14/2006 18:10,  Arrival Time: 03/14/2006 18:13,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 03/14/2006 18:23
Action taken: Investigate. Includes investigations done on arrival to determine the situation and postincident investigations; and collecting incident information for incident reporting purposes.
Location: Delavan Avenue, Buffalo, NY 142
Fire Department: Buffalo (City) Fire Department, 195 Court, Buffalo, NY 14202,  ID: 15100,  Incident #: 6006442,  Station: 19
Incident Type: Trash or rubbish fire in a structure, with no flame damage to structure or its contents.
Alarm Time: 03/14/2006 19:11,  Arrival Time: 03/14/2006 19:14,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 03/14/2006 19:20
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: Rubbish, trash, or waste
Cause of Ignition: Intentional (Misuse of material or product, other)
Location: Fosdick Street, Buffalo, NY 142
Fire Department: Buffalo (City) Fire Department, 195 Court, Buffalo, NY 14202,  ID: 15100,  Incident #: 6006453,  Station: 21,  Shift/Platoon: 2
Incident Type: Gas leak (natural gas or LPG). Excludes gas odors with no source found.
Alarm Time: 03/14/2006 21:05,  Arrival Time: 03/14/2006 21:09,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 03/14/2006 21:19
Action taken: Investigate. Includes investigations done on arrival to determine the situation and postincident investigations; and collecting incident information for incident reporting purposes.
Location: Hazelwood Avenue, Buffalo, NY 142
Fire Department: Buffalo (City) Fire Department, 195 Court, Buffalo, NY 14202,  ID: 15100,  Incident #: 6006458,  Station: 31,  Shift/Platoon: 2
Incident Type: Electrical wiring/equipment problem, other.
Alarm Time: 03/14/2006 22:07,  Arrival Time: 03/14/2006 22:11,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 03/14/2006 22:27
Action taken: Shut down system. Includes shutting down water, gas, and fire alarm systems.
Location: Woodward Avenue, Buffalo, NY 142
Fire Department: Buffalo (City) Fire Department, 195 Court, Buffalo, NY 14202,  ID: 15100,  Incident #: 6006474,  Station: 38
Incident Type: Gasoline or other flammable liquid spill (flash point below 100 degrees F at standard temperature and pressure (Class I)).
Alarm Time: 03/15/2006 05:47,  Arrival Time: 03/15/2006 05:51,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 03/15/2006 06:01
Action taken: Notify other agencies. Includes notifications of utility companies, property owners, and the like.
Location: Goemble Avenue, Buffalo, NY 142
Fire Department: Buffalo (City) Fire Department, 195 Court, Buffalo, NY 14202,  ID: 15100,  Incident #: 6006483,  Station: 31,  Shift/Platoon: 4
Incident Type: Mobile property (vehicle) fire, other.
Alarm Time: 03/15/2006 09:22,  Arrival Time: 03/15/2006 09:22,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 03/15/2006 10:21
Property Value: $500,  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
Cause of Ignition: Intentional
Mobile Property Involved: Not involved in ignition, but burned
Location: Clinton Street, Buffalo, NY 142
Fire Department: Buffalo (City) Fire Department, 195 Court, Buffalo, NY 14202,  ID: 15100,  Incident #: 6006490,  Station: 32
Incident Type: Cooking fire involving the contents of a cooking vessel without fire extension beyond the vessel.
Alarm Time: 03/15/2006 11:17,  Arrival Time: 03/15/2006 11:19,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 03/15/2006 11:23
Actions taken:
  • Establish safe area. Includes isolating the area affected by denying entry to unprotected persons and establishing hazard control zones (hot, warm, cold).
  • 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: Cooking area, kitchen,  Heat Source: Heat from powered equipment, other,  Item First Ignited: Cooking materials, including edible materials
Cause of Ignition: Unintentional (Misuse of material or product, other)
Location: Kentucky Street, Buffalo, NY 142
Fire Department: Buffalo (City) Fire Department, 195 Court, Buffalo, NY 14202,  ID: 15100,  Incident #: 6006493,  Station: 32,  Shift/Platoon: 4
Incident Type: Trash or rubbish fire in a structure, with no flame damage to structure or its contents.
Alarm Time: 03/15/2006 11:35,  Arrival Time: 03/15/2006 11:40,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 03/15/2006 12:02
Action taken: Extinguishment by fire service personnel.
Acres Burned #: < 1
Area of Origin: Attic: vacant, crawl space above top story, cupola
Location: Crestwood Avenue, Buffalo, NY 142
Fire Department: Buffalo (City) Fire Department, 195 Court, Buffalo, NY 14202,  ID: 15100,  Incident #: 6006520,  Station: 38,  Shift/Platoon: 3
Incident Type: Carbon monoxide incident. Excludes incidents with nothing found.
Alarm Time: 03/15/2006 16:55,  Arrival Time: 03/15/2006 17:07,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 03/15/2006 17:07
Action taken: Investigate. Includes investigations done on arrival to determine the situation and postincident investigations; and collecting incident information for incident reporting purposes.
Location: Navel Avenue, Buffalo, NY 142
Fire Department: Buffalo (City) Fire Department, 195 Court, Buffalo, NY 14202,  ID: 15100,  Incident #: 6006522,  Station: 31,  Shift/Platoon: 3
Incident Type: Trash or rubbish fire in a structure, with no flame damage to structure or its contents.
Alarm Time: 03/15/2006 17:23,  Arrival Time: 03/15/2006 17:26,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 03/15/2006 17:30
Action taken: Remove hazard. Includes neutralizing a hazardous condition.
Acres Burned #: < 1
Area of Origin: Exterior balcony, unenclosed porch,  Item First Ignited: Fence, pole
Location: Maryland Street, Buffalo, NY 142
Fire Department: Buffalo (City) Fire Department, 195 Court, Buffalo, NY 14202,  ID: 15100,  Incident #: 6006540,  Station: 2
Incident Type: Carbon monoxide incident. Excludes incidents with nothing found.
Alarm Time: 03/15/2006 22:55,  Arrival Time: 03/15/2006 22:58,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 03/15/2006 23:23
Action taken: Ventilate. Includes nonhazardous odor removal and removal of smoke from nonhazardous materials-related fires.
Location: Massachusetts Street LOWER , Buffalo, NY 142
Fire Department: Buffalo (City) Fire Department, 195 Court, Buffalo, NY 14202,  ID: 15100,  Incident #: 6006544,  Station: 37,  Shift/Platoon: 3
Incident Type: Cooking fire involving the contents of a cooking vessel without fire extension beyond the vessel.
Alarm Time: 03/16/2006 01:07,  Arrival Time: 03/16/2006 01:09,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 03/16/2006 01:28
Actions taken:
  • Extinguishment by fire service personnel.
  • 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: Appliance housing or casing
Cause of Ignition: Unintentional (Mechanical failure, malfunction, other)
Equipment Involved: Stove, heating,  Power: Electrical, other,  Portability: Stationary
Location: North Street, Buffalo, NY 142
Fire Department: Buffalo (City) Fire Department, 195 Court, Buffalo, NY 14202,  ID: 15100,  Incident #: 6006565,  Station: 2,  Shift/Platoon: 4
Incident Type: Arcing, shorted electrical equipment.
Alarm Time: 03/16/2006 09:34,  Arrival Time: 03/16/2006 09:39,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 03/16/2006 09:48
Action taken: Investigate. Includes investigations done on arrival to determine the situation and postincident investigations; and collecting incident information for incident reporting purposes.
Location: Durham Avenue, Buffalo, NY 142
Fire Department: Buffalo (City) Fire Department, 195 Court, Buffalo, NY 14202,  ID: 15100,  Incident #: 6006572,  Station: 33,  Shift/Platoon: 4
Incident Type: Power line down. Excludes people trapped by downed power lines.
Alarm Time: 03/16/2006 12:36,  Arrival Time: 03/16/2006 12:40,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 03/16/2006 12:44
Action taken: Investigate. Includes investigations done on arrival to determine the situation and postincident investigations; and collecting incident information for incident reporting purposes.
Location: Weyand Street, Buffalo, NY 142
Fire Department: Buffalo (City) Fire Department, 195 Court, Buffalo, NY 14202,  ID: 15100,  Incident #: 6006574,  Station: 25,  Shift/Platoon: 4
Incident Type: Building fire
Alarm Time: 03/16/2006 12:52,  Arrival Time: 03/16/2006 12:56,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 03/16/2006 13:50
Fire Service Injuries: 3
Detector Alerted Occupants: Yes
Action taken: Extinguishment by fire service personnel.
Acres Burned #: < 1
Area of Origin: Cooking area, kitchen
Cause of Ignition: Intentional (Electrical failure, malfunction, other)
Structure Type: Enclosed building,  Status: In normal use,  Stories: 2 Above, 1 Below,  Square Feet: 1200,  Stories with Damage: 1 Significant
Detector Presence: Detectors Present,  Type: Smoke,  Power: Battery Only,  Operation: Operated
Fire Fighter Casualties:
  •  Age: 49,  Gender: Male,  Usual Assignment: Suppression, included are hazmat, rescue, & IC,  Physical Condition: Rested,  Severity: Lost time injury, moderate severity,  Taken To: Hospital,  Activity: Forcible entry,  Cause: Overexertion/strain,  Where: At scene, in structure,  Injured: Shoulder,  Factor Contributing: Fire progress, including smoky conditions,  Relation to Structure: Outside of structure,  Object Involved: Door in building,  Specific Location: In structure, excluding attic, roof, or wall
  •  Age: 40,  Gender: Male,  Usual Assignment: Suppression, included are hazmat, rescue, & IC,  Physical Condition: Rested,  Severity: Lost time injury, moderate severity,  Taken To: Hospital,  Activity: Overhaul,  Cause: Overexertion/strain,  Where: At scene, in structure,  Injured: Chest,  Relation to Structure: Outside of structure,  Specific Location: In structure, excluding attic, roof, or wall
  •  Age: 47,  Gender: Male,  Usual Assignment: Suppression, included are hazmat, rescue, & IC,  Physical Condition: Rested,  Severity: Treated by physician, not a lost-time injury,  Taken To: Hospital,  Activity: Overhaul,  Cause: Contact with object (firefighter moved into/onto),  Where: At scene, in structure,  Injured: Eye,  Factor Contributing: Falling objects,  Relation to Structure: Outside of structure,  Object Involved: Dirt, stones, or debris,  Specific Location: In structure, excluding attic, roof, or wall
Location: Michigan Avenue, Buffalo, NY 142
Fire Department: Buffalo (City) Fire Department, 195 Court, Buffalo, NY 14202,  ID: 15100,  Incident #: 6006589,  Station: 21,  Shift/Platoon: 4
Incident Type: Trash or rubbish fire in a structure, with no flame damage to structure or its contents.
Alarm Time: 03/16/2006 15:41,  Arrival Time: 03/16/2006 15:44,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 03/16/2006 15:59
Action taken: Extinguishment by fire service personnel.
Acres Burned #: < 1
Area of Origin: Vehicle storage area,  Item First Ignited: Organic materials, other
  • Abandoned or discarded materials or products
  • Chute: rubbish, garbage, laundry
Location: Pine St, Buffalo, NY 142
Fire Department: Buffalo (City) Fire Department, 195 Court, Buffalo, NY 14202,  ID: 15100,  Incident #: 6006597,  Station: 3
Incident Type: Gas leak (natural gas or LPG). Excludes gas odors with no source found.
Alarm Time: 03/16/2006 17:29,  Arrival Time: 03/16/2006 17:32,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 03/16/2006 17:37
Action taken: Investigate. Includes investigations done on arrival to determine the situation and postincident investigations; and collecting incident information for incident reporting purposes.
Location: West Avenue, Buffalo, NY 142
Fire Department: Buffalo (City) Fire Department, 195 Court, Buffalo, NY 14202,  ID: 15100,  Incident #: 6006639,  Station: 2
Incident Type: Building fire
Alarm Time: 03/17/2006 05:20,  Arrival Time: 03/17/2006 05:25,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 03/17/2006 06:51
Property Value: $40000,  Property Loss: $30000
Actions taken:
  • Extinguishment by fire service personnel.
  • Salvage and overhaul.
Buildings Involved #: 1,  Acres Burned #: < 1
Area of Origin: Function area, other,  Heat Source: Match,  Item First Ignited: Structural component or finish, other
Cause of Ignition: Intentional
  • Flammable liquid or gas spilled
  • Building construction or design factors, other
Structure Type: Enclosed building,  Status: Vacant and secured,  Stories: 3 Above, 1 Below,  Square Feet: 3000,  Stories with Damage: 2 Minor
Location: Fillmore Avenue, Buffalo, NY 142
Fire Department: Buffalo (City) Fire Department, 195 Court, Buffalo, NY 14202,  ID: 15100,  Incident #: 6006660,  Station: 34,  Shift/Platoon: 1
Incident Type: Trash or rubbish fire in a structure, with no flame damage to structure or its contents.
Alarm Time: 03/17/2006 11:55,  Arrival Time: 03/17/2006 12:01,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 03/17/2006 12:05
Action taken: Extinguishment by fire service personnel.
Acres Burned #: < 1
Cause of Ignition: Intentional
Location: Michigan Avenue, Buffalo, NY 142
Fire Department: Buffalo (City) Fire Department, 195 Court, Buffalo, NY 14202,  ID: 15100,  Incident #: 6006671,  Station: 1
Incident Type: Trash or rubbish fire in a structure, with no flame damage to structure or its contents.
Alarm Time: 03/17/2006 14:46,  Arrival Time: 03/17/2006 14:51,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 03/17/2006 15:11
Action taken: Extinguishment by fire service personnel.
Acres Burned #: < 1
Area of Origin: Outside area, other,  Heat Source: Hot ember or ash,  Item First Ignited: Pallet, skid (empty)
Cause of Ignition: Unintentional (Heat source too close to combustibles.)
Location: Seneca Street, Buffalo, NY 142
Fire Department: Buffalo (City) Fire Department, 195 Court, Buffalo, NY 14202,  ID: 15100,  Incident #: 6006683,  Station: 32,  Shift/Platoon: 4
Incident Type: Gas leak (natural gas or LPG). Excludes gas odors with no source found.
Alarm Time: 03/17/2006 19:03,  Arrival Time: 03/17/2006 19:06,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 03/17/2006 19:25
Actions taken:
  • Remove hazard. Includes neutralizing a hazardous condition.
  • Ventilate. Includes nonhazardous odor removal and removal of smoke from nonhazardous materials-related fires.
Location: Center La, Buffalo, NY 14207
Fire Department: Buffalo (City) Fire Department, 195 Court, Buffalo, NY 14202,  ID: 15100,  Incident #: 6006705,  Station: 26,  Shift/Platoon: 4
Incident Type: Trash or rubbish fire in a structure, with no flame damage to structure or its contents.
Alarm Time: 03/17/2006 23:43,  Arrival Time: 03/17/2006 23:48,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 03/17/2006 23:54
Action taken: Extinguishment by fire service personnel.
Acres Burned #: < 1
Heat Source: Match
Cause of Ignition: Intentional
Location: Grant Street LOWER , Buffalo, NY 142
Fire Department: Buffalo (City) Fire Department, 195 Court, Buffalo, NY 14202,  ID: 15100,  Incident #: 6006707,  Station: 19,  Shift/Platoon: 4
Incident Type: Electrical wiring/equipment problem, other.
Alarm Time: 03/18/2006 00:08,  Arrival Time: 03/18/2006 00:11,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 03/18/2006 00:15
Action taken: Investigate. Includes investigations done on arrival to determine the situation and postincident investigations; and collecting incident information for incident reporting purposes.
Location: Niagara St 302 , Buffalo, NY 142
Fire Department: Buffalo (City) Fire Department, 195 Court, Buffalo, NY 14202,  ID: 15100,  Incident #: 6006710,  Station: 2,  Shift/Platoon: 4
Incident Type: Cooking fire involving the contents of a cooking vessel without fire extension beyond the vessel.
Alarm Time: 03/18/2006 01:07,  Arrival Time: 03/18/2006 01:11,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 03/18/2006 01:18
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: Cooking area, kitchen,  Heat Source: Hot or smoldering object, other,  Item First Ignited: Cooking materials, including edible materials
Cause of Ignition: Unintentional (Abandoned or discarded materials or products)
Location: Colvin Av 1 , Buffalo, NY 142
Fire Department: Buffalo (City) Fire Department, 195 Court, Buffalo, NY 14202,  ID: 15100,  Incident #: 6006721,  Station: 38,  Shift/Platoon: 2
Incident Type: Hazardous condition (no fire), other.
Alarm Time: 03/18/2006 04:39,  Arrival Time: 03/18/2006 04:43,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 03/18/2006 04:56
Action taken: Investigate. Includes investigations done on arrival to determine the situation and postincident investigations; and collecting incident information for incident reporting purposes.
Location: Albemarle Street, Buffalo, NY 142
Fire Department: Buffalo (City) Fire Department, 195 Court, Buffalo, NY 14202,  ID: 15100,  Incident #: 6006734,  Station: 26,  Shift/Platoon: 1
Incident Type: Hazardous condition (no fire), other.
Alarm Time: 03/18/2006 09:00,  Arrival Time: 03/18/2006 09:04,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 03/18/2006 09:09
Action taken: Remove hazard. Includes neutralizing a hazardous condition.
Location: Division Street, Buffalo, NY 142
Fire Department: Buffalo (City) Fire Department, 195 Court, Buffalo, NY 14202,  ID: 15100,  Incident #: 6006737,  Station: 1
Incident Type: Cooking fire involving the contents of a cooking vessel without fire extension beyond the vessel.
Alarm Time: 03/18/2006 09:45,  Arrival Time: 03/18/2006 09:47,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 03/18/2006 09:51
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: Dining room, cafeteria bar area, beverage service,  Heat Source: Heat from powered equipment, other,  Item First Ignited: Cooking materials, including edible materials
Cause of Ignition: Unintentional
Location: Cunard Road, Buffalo, NY 142
Fire Department: Buffalo (City) Fire Department, 195 Court, Buffalo, NY 14202,  ID: 15100,  Incident #: 6006738,  Station: 38,  Shift/Platoon: 1
Incident Type: Building fire
Alarm Time: 03/18/2006 09:46,  Arrival Time: 03/18/2006 09:51,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 03/18/2006 10:21
Civilian Injuries: 1
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: Cooking area, kitchen
Cause of Ignition: Cause under investigation
Structure Type: Enclosed building,  Status: In normal use,  Stories with Damage: 1 Heavy
Civilian Casualty:  Age: 51,  Gender: Male,  Race: White,  Affiliation: Civilian,  Severity: Severe,  Activity: Fire control,  Location: In area of origin and involved,  Cause: Exposed to fire products,  Symptom: Burns and smoke inhalation,  Injured: Upper extremities,  Factors Contributing: Asleep
Location: Bailey Avenue, Buffalo, NY 142
Fire Department: Buffalo (City) Fire Department, 195 Court, Buffalo, NY 14202,  ID: 15100,  Incident #: 6006751,  Station: 35,  Shift/Platoon: 1
Incident Type: Trash or rubbish fire in a structure, with no flame damage to structure or its contents.
Alarm Time: 03/18/2006 13:29,  Arrival Time: 03/18/2006 13:33,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 03/18/2006 13:36
Action taken: Extinguishment by fire service personnel.
Acres Burned #: < 1
Location: Perry Street, Buffalo, NY 142
Fire Department: Buffalo (City) Fire Department, 195 Court, Buffalo, NY 14202,  ID: 15100,  Incident #: 6006754,  Station: 32,  Shift/Platoon: 1
Incident Type: Cooking fire involving the contents of a cooking vessel without fire extension beyond the vessel.
Alarm Time: 03/18/2006 14:03,  Arrival Time: 03/18/2006 14:07,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 03/18/2006 14:13
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: Cooking area, kitchen,  Heat Source: Heat from powered equipment, other,  Item First Ignited: Cooking materials, including edible materials
Cause of Ignition: Unintentional (Equipment unattended)
Location: Johnson Pk 22 , Buffalo, NY 142
Fire Department: Buffalo (City) Fire Department, 195 Court, Buffalo, NY 14202,  ID: 15100,  Incident #: 6006772,  Station: 2,  Shift/Platoon: 4
Incident Type: Building fire
Alarm Time: 03/18/2006 17:20,  Arrival Time: 03/18/2006 17:22,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 03/18/2006 18:04
Fire Service Injuries: 2,  Property Value: $150000,  Property Loss: $75000,  Contents Value: $150000,  Contents Loss: $25000
Detector Alerted Occupants: Yes
Actions taken:
  • Extinguishment by fire service personnel.
  • Search and rescue, other.
Buildings Involved #: 1,  Acres Burned #: < 1,  On Site Materials: Clothes
Area of Origin: Assembly area without fixed seats - 100+ persons,  Heat Source: Match,  Item First Ignited: Soft goods, wearing apparel, other
Cause of Ignition: Intentional
  • Misuse of material or product, other
  • Building construction or design factors, other
Structure Type: Enclosed building,  Status: In normal use,  Stories: 4 Above, 1 Below,  Square Feet: 5000,  Stories with Damage: 1 Heavy
Detector Presence: Detectors Present,  Type: Combination smoke - heat,  Power: Hardwire Only,  Operation: Operated,  Effectiveness: Alerted Occupants
AES Presence: Present,  Type: Wet pipe sprinkler,  Operation: Operated and NOT Effective,  Sprinklers Operating: 1,  Failure Reason: Fire not in area protected by the system
Fire Fighter Casualties:
  •  Age: 51,  Gender: Male,  Responses: 2,  Usual Assignment: Suppression, included are hazmat, rescue, & IC,  Physical Condition: Rested,  Severity: Lost time injury, moderate severity,  Taken To: Hospital,  Activity: Forcible entry,  Cause: Struck or assaulted by person/animal/object,  Where: At scene, in structure,  Factor Contributing: Operating in confined structural areas,  Relation to Structure: Outside of structure,  Object Involved: Tools/equipment,  Specific Location: In structure, excluding attic, roof, or wall
  •  Age: 45,  Gender: Male,  Responses: 2,  Usual Assignment: Suppression, included are hazmat, rescue, & IC,  Physical Condition: Rested,  Severity: Lost time injury, severe,  Taken To: Hospital,  Activity: Extinguishing fire/neutralizing incident, other,  Cause: Overexertion/strain,  Where: At scene, in structure,  Injured: Multiple body parts - lower part of body,  Factor Contributing: Fire progress, including smoky conditions,  Relation to Structure: Outside of structure,  Object Involved: Hose, charged,  Specific Location: In structure, excluding attic, roof, or wall
Location: Kentucky Street, Buffalo, NY 142
Fire Department: Buffalo (City) Fire Department, 195 Court, Buffalo, NY 14202,  ID: 15100,  Incident #: 6006778,  Station: 32,  Shift/Platoon: 4
Incident Type: Outside rubbish, trash, or waste fire. Excludes outside rubbish fires in a container or receptacle.
Alarm Time: 03/18/2006 19:21,  Arrival Time: 03/18/2006 19:26,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 03/18/2006 19:33
Action taken: Extinguishment by fire service personnel.
Acres Burned #: < 1
Location: Ketchum Pl, Buffalo, NY 142
Fire Department: Buffalo (City) Fire Department, 195 Court, Buffalo, NY 14202,  ID: 15100,  Incident #: 6006804,  Station: 37
Incident Type: Cooking fire involving the contents of a cooking vessel without fire extension beyond the vessel.
Alarm Time: 03/19/2006 09:04,  Arrival Time: 03/19/2006 09:07,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 03/19/2006 09:17
Property Value: $150000,  Property Loss: $250,  Contents Value: $30000
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.
Acres Burned #: < 1
Area of Origin: Cooking area, kitchen,  Heat Source: Heat from powered equipment, other,  Item First Ignited: Cooking materials, including edible materials
Cause of Ignition: Unintentional
  • Equipment unattended
  • Asleep
Location: Hampshire Street, Buffalo, NY 142
Fire Department: Buffalo (City) Fire Department, 195 Court, Buffalo, NY 14202,  ID: 15100,  Incident #: 6006822,  Station: 37
Incident Type: Building fire
Alarm Time: 03/19/2006 13:41,  Arrival Time: 03/19/2006 13:44,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 03/19/2006 14:02
Property Value: $120000,  Property Loss: $500,  Contents Value: $50000,  Contents Loss: $1000
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.
Buildings Involved #: 1,  Acres Burned #: < 1
Area of Origin: Cooking area, kitchen,  Heat Source: Heat from powered equipment, other,  Item First Ignited: Cooking materials, including edible materials
Cause of Ignition: Unintentional (Equipment unattended)
Structure Type: Enclosed building,  Status: In normal use,  Stories: 3 Above, 1 Below,  Square Feet: 2000,  Stories with Damage: 1 Minor
Detector Presence: Detectors Present,  Type: Smoke,  Power: Hardwire with battery,  Operation: Operated,  Effectiveness: Alerted Occupants
Location: Delaware Avenue, Buffalo, NY 142
Fire Department: Buffalo (City) Fire Department, 195 Court, Buffalo, NY 14202,  ID: 15100,  Incident #: 6006826,  Station: 2,  Shift/Platoon: 2
Incident Type: Outside rubbish, trash, or waste fire. Excludes outside rubbish fires in a container or receptacle.
Alarm Time: 03/19/2006 14:15,  Arrival Time: 03/19/2006 14:18,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 03/19/2006 14:30
Action taken: Extinguishment by fire service personnel.
Acres Burned #: < 1
Area of Origin: Highway, parking lot, street: on or near,  Heat Source: Heat from other open flame or smoking materials,  Item First Ignited: Box, carton, bag, basket, barrel
Cause of Ignition: Intentional
Location: Delaware Avenue, Buffalo, NY 142
Fire Department: Buffalo (City) Fire Department, 195 Court, Buffalo, NY 14202,  ID: 15100,  Incident #: 6006837,  Station: 2,  Shift/Platoon: 1
Incident Type: Chimney or flue fire originating in and confined to a chimney or flue.
Alarm Time: 03/19/2006 16:22,  Arrival Time: 03/19/2006 16:25,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 03/19/2006 16:29
Action taken: Extinguishment by fire service personnel.
Acres Burned #: < 1
Area of Origin: Open area - outside,  Heat Source: Cigarette,  Item First Ignited: Magazine, newspaper, writing paper
Cause of Ignition: Unintentional
  • Misuse of material or product, other
  • Abandoned or discarded materials or products
  • Storage, improper
Location: St Lawrence Avenue, Buffalo, NY 142
Fire Department: Buffalo (City) Fire Department, 195 Court, Buffalo, NY 14202,  ID: 15100,  Incident #: 6006843,  Station: 34,  Shift/Platoon: 1
Incident Type: Hazardous condition (no fire), other.
Alarm Time: 03/19/2006 17:10,  Arrival Time: 03/19/2006 17:15,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 03/19/2006 17:28
Action taken: Remove hazard. Includes neutralizing a hazardous condition.
Location: Hinman Avenue, Buffalo, NY 142
Fire Department: Buffalo (City) Fire Department, 195 Court, Buffalo, NY 14202,  ID: 15100,  Incident #: 6006848,  Station: 26,  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: 03/19/2006 17:45,  Arrival Time: 03/19/2006 17:49,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 03/19/2006 17:55
Action taken: Decontamination of occupancy or area exposed to hazardous materials.
Location: Main Street, Buffalo, NY 142
Fire Department: Buffalo (City) Fire Department, 195 Court, Buffalo, NY 14202,  ID: 15100,  Incident #: 6006859,  Station: 33,  Shift/Platoon: 1
Incident Type: Cooking fire involving the contents of a cooking vessel without fire extension beyond the vessel.
Alarm Time: 03/19/2006 20:15,  Arrival Time: 03/19/2006 20:24,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 03/19/2006 20:34
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: Cooking area, kitchen
Cause of Ignition: Unintentional
Location: Ferry St, Buffalo, NY 142
Fire Department: Buffalo (City) Fire Department, 195 Court, Buffalo, NY 14202,  ID: 15100,  Incident #: 6006865,  Station: 37,  Shift/Platoon: 1
Incident Type: Building fire
Alarm Time: 03/19/2006 21:29,  Arrival Time: 03/19/2006 21:32,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 03/19/2006 22:01
Property Value: $50000,  Contents Value: $50000,  Contents Loss: $500
Alarms transmitted for the incident: 1
Actions taken:
  • Extinguishment by fire service personnel.
  • Salvage and overhaul.
Buildings Involved #: 1,  Acres Burned #: < 1
Area of Origin: Laundry area, wash house (laundry),  Heat Source: Heat from powered equipment, other,  Item First Ignited: Soft goods, wearing apparel, other
Cause of Ignition: Unintentional (Equipment unattended)
Equipment Involved: Clothes dryer,  Brand: KENMORE,  Power: Natural gas or other lighter than air gas,  Portability: Stationary
Structure Type: Enclosed building,  Status: In normal use,  Stories: 3 Above, 1 Below,  Square Feet: 1000,  Stories with Damage: 1 Minor
Location: Whitney Pl, Buffalo, NY 142
Fire Department: Buffalo (City) Fire Department, 195 Court, Buffalo, NY 14202,  ID: 15100,  Incident #: 6006882,  Station: 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: 03/20/2006 02:10,  Arrival Time: 03/20/2006 02:14,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 03/20/2006 02:44
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
Cause of Ignition: Intentional
Location: North Street, Buffalo, NY 142
Fire Department: Buffalo (City) Fire Department, 195 Court, Buffalo, NY 14202,  ID: 15100,  Incident #: 6006885,  Station: 21,  Shift/Platoon: 1
Incident Type: Building fire
Alarm Time: 03/20/2006 03:32,  Arrival Time: 03/20/2006 03:35,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 03/20/2006 05:18
Property Value: $35000,  Property Loss: $35000
Alarms transmitted for the incident: 1
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.
Acres Burned #: < 1
Area of Origin: Attic: vacant, crawl space above top story, cupola,  Heat Source: Match,  Item First Ignited: Structural component or finish, other
Cause of Ignition: Intentional (Roof collapse)
Structure Type: Enclosed building,  Status: Vacant and unsecured,  Stories: 3 Above, 1 Below,  Square Feet: 850,  Stories with Damage: 1 Heavy, 1 Extreme
Location: Busti Avenue, Buffalo, NY 142
Fire Department: Buffalo (City) Fire Department, 195 Court, Buffalo, NY 14202,  ID: 15100,  Incident #: 6006903,  Station: 2,  Shift/Platoon: 2
Incident Type: Fire
Alarm Time: 03/20/2006 10:07,  Arrival Time: 03/20/2006 10:11,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 03/20/2006 10:28
Property Value: $5000,  Property Loss: $1000
Actions taken:
  • Extinguishment by fire service personnel.
  • Salvage and overhaul.
Buildings Involved #: 1,  Acres Burned #: < 1,  On Site Materials: Lumber, sawn wood
Area of Origin: Cooking area, kitchen,  Heat Source: Match
Cause of Ignition: Intentional (Misuse of material or product, other)
Location: Main Street, Buffalo, NY 142
Fire Department: Buffalo (City) Fire Department, 195 Court, Buffalo, NY 14202,  ID: 15100,  Incident #: 6006910,  Station: 33,  Shift/Platoon: 2
Incident Type: Chemical hazard (no spill or leak). Includes the potential for spills or leaks.
Alarm Time: 03/20/2006 11:15,  Arrival Time: 03/20/2006 11:21,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 03/20/2006 11:28
Action taken: Investigate. Includes investigations done on arrival to determine the situation and postincident investigations; and collecting incident information for incident reporting purposes.
Location: Schiller Street, Buffalo, NY 14211
Fire Department: Buffalo (City) Fire Department, 195 Court, Buffalo, NY 14202,  ID: 15100,  Incident #: 6006911,  Station: 28
Incident Type: Outside rubbish fire, other.
Alarm Time: 03/20/2006 11:26,  Arrival Time: 03/20/2006 11:30,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 03/20/2006 11:44
Action taken: Extinguishment by fire service personnel.
Acres Burned #: < 1
Area of Origin: Outside area, other,  Item First Ignited: Rubbish, trash, or waste
Cause of Ignition: Intentional
Location: Schiller Street, Buffalo, NY 14211
Fire Department: Buffalo (City) Fire Department, 195 Court, Buffalo, NY 14202,  ID: 15100,  Incident #: 6006913,  Station: 28
Incident Type: Trash or rubbish fire in a structure, with no flame damage to structure or its contents.
Alarm Time: 03/20/2006 11:53,  Arrival Time: 03/20/2006 11:53,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 03/20/2006 12:00
Action taken: Extinguishment by fire service personnel.
Acres Burned #: < 1
Area of Origin: Outside area, other,  Item First Ignited: Rubbish, trash, or waste
Cause of Ignition: Intentional
Location: William Street, Buffalo, NY 14211
Fire Department: Buffalo (City) Fire Department, 195 Court, Buffalo, NY 14202,  ID: 15100,  Incident #: 6006930,  Station: 28,  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: 03/20/2006 16:16,  Arrival Time: 03/20/2006 16:19,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 03/20/2006 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.
Acres Burned #: < 1,  On Site Materials: Motor vehicles & parts, other
Area of Origin: Fuel tank, fuel line,  Heat Source: Heat, spark from friction,  Item First Ignited: Flammable liquid/gas - in/from engine or burner
Cause of Ignition: Unintentional (Leak or break)
Mobile Property Involved: Involved in ignition, but did not itself burn,  Type: Passenger car.,  Make: Jeep,  Model: CHERROKE,  Year: 2001
Location: Ogden Street, Buffalo, NY 142
Fire Department: Buffalo (City) Fire Department, 195 Court, Buffalo, NY 14202,  ID: 15100,  Incident #: 6006935,  Station: 35,  Shift/Platoon: 1
Incident Type: Trash or rubbish fire in a structure, with no flame damage to structure or its contents.
Alarm Time: 03/20/2006 16:58,  Arrival Time: 03/20/2006 17:02,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 03/20/2006 17:19
Action taken: Extinguishment by fire service personnel.
Acres Burned #: < 1
Area of Origin: Open area - outside,  Item First Ignited: Rubbish, trash, or waste
Cause of Ignition: Unintentional (Misuse of material or product, other)
Location: Broadway, Buffalo, NY 142
Fire Department: Buffalo (City) Fire Department, 195 Court, Buffalo, NY 14202,  ID: 15100,  Incident #: 6006948,  Station: 22,  Shift/Platoon: 1
Incident Type: Hazardous condition (no fire), other.
Alarm Time: 03/20/2006 19:59,  Arrival Time: 03/20/2006 19:59,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 03/20/2006 20:02
Action taken: Remove hazard. Includes neutralizing a hazardous condition.
Location: Ruhland Avenue, Buffalo, NY 142
Fire Department: Buffalo (City) Fire Department, 195 Court, Buffalo, NY 14202,  ID: 15100,  Incident #: 6006949,  Station: 31,  Shift/Platoon: 1
Incident Type: Building fire
Alarm Time: 03/20/2006 20:00,  Arrival Time: 03/20/2006 20:04,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 03/20/2006 22:12
Fire Service Injuries: 1,  Property Value: $25000,  Property Loss: $25000
Alarms transmitted for the incident: 1
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: Common room, den, family room, living room, lounge,  Heat Source: Match
Cause of Ignition: Intentional (Accelerant used)
Structure Type: Enclosed building,  Status: Vacant and unsecured,  Stories: 2 Above,  Square Feet: 650,  Stories with Damage: 2 Extreme
Fire Fighter Casualty:  Age: 46,  Gender: Male,  Responses: 4,  Usual Assignment: Suppression, included are hazmat, rescue, & IC,  Physical Condition: Rested,  Severity: Report only, including exposure,  Activity: Handling charged hose lines,  Where: At scene, in structure,  Injured: Chest,  Relation to Structure: Inside/On Structure,  Specific Location: In attic or other confined structural space
Location: Broadway, Buffalo, NY 142
Fire Department: Buffalo (City) Fire Department, 195 Court, Buffalo, NY 14202,  ID: 15100,  Incident #: 6006960,  Station: 3
Incident Type: Overheated motor or wiring.
Alarm Time: 03/20/2006 23:07,  Arrival Time: 03/20/2006 23:10,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 03/20/2006 23:39
Property Value: $100000,  Contents Value: $30000
Actions taken:
  • Enforce fire code and other codes. Includes response to public complaints and abatement of code violations.
  • Shut down system. Includes shutting down water, gas, and fire alarm systems.
Location: Glenwood Av, Buffalo, NY 142
Fire Department: Buffalo (City) Fire Department, 195 Court, Buffalo, NY 14202,  ID: 15100,  Incident #: 6006967,  Station: 21,  Shift/Platoon: 1
Incident Type: Building fire
Alarm Time: 03/21/2006 02:20,  Arrival Time: 03/21/2006 02:23,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 03/21/2006 06:10
Fire Service Injuries: 1,  Property Value: $50000,  Property Loss: $50000,  Contents Value: $25000,  Contents Loss: $25000
Alarms transmitted for the incident: 1
Actions taken:
  • Extinguishment by fire service personnel.
  • Salvage and overhaul.
Buildings Involved #: 1,  Acres Burned #: < 1
Cause of Ignition: Cause under investigation
  • Significant/unusual fuel load structure components
  • Hydrants inoperative
  • Poor access for firefighters
Structure Type: Enclosed building,  Status: In normal use,  Stories: 3 Above, 1 Below,  Square Feet: 1000,  Stories with Damage: 3 Heavy
Fire Fighter Casualty:  Age: 43,  Gender: Male,  Responses: 2,  Usual Assignment: Suppression, included are hazmat, rescue, & IC,  Physical Condition: Rested,  Severity: Treated by physician, not a lost-time injury,  Activity: Escaping fire/hazard,  Cause: Contact with object (firefighter moved into/onto),  Where: At scene, in structure,  Injured: Multiple body parts - upper part of body,  Factor Contributing: Roof collapse,  Relation to Structure: Inside/On Structure,  Object Involved: Structural component, other,  Specific Location: In attic or other confined structural space
Location: Delavan Avenue, Buffalo, NY 142
Fire Department: Buffalo (City) Fire Department, 195 Court, Buffalo, NY 14202,  ID: 15100,  Incident #: 6006970,  Station: 31,  Shift/Platoon: 1
Incident Type: Trash or rubbish fire in a structure, with no flame damage to structure or its contents.
Alarm Time: 03/21/2006 03:54,  Arrival Time: 03/21/2006 03:59,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 03/21/2006 04:06
Action taken: Extinguishment by fire service personnel.
Acres Burned #: < 1,  On Site Materials: Trash, not recyclable
Area of Origin: Outside area, other,  Item First Ignited: Rubbish, trash, or waste
Cause of Ignition: Intentional
Location: Gerhardt Street, Buffalo, NY 142
Fire Department: Buffalo (City) Fire Department, 195 Court, Buffalo, NY 14202,  ID: 15100,  Incident #: 6006976,  Station: 21,  Shift/Platoon: 1
Incident Type: Building fire
Alarm Time: 03/21/2006 06:47,  Arrival Time: 03/21/2006 06:50,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 03/21/2006 08:15
Fire Service Injuries: 1,  Property Value: $25000,  Property Loss: $20000,  Contents Value: $5000,  Contents Loss: $5000
Alarms transmitted for the incident: 1
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: Common room, den, family room, living room, lounge,  Heat Source: Match
Cause of Ignition: Intentional
  • Attic undivided
  • Roof collapse
Structure Type: Enclosed building,  Status: Vacant and unsecured,  Stories: 2 Above, 1 Below,  Square Feet: 700,  Stories with Damage: 2 Extreme
Fire Fighter Casualty:  Age: 43,  Gender: Male,  Responses: 3,  Usual Assignment: Suppression, included are hazmat, rescue, & IC,  Physical Condition: Rested,  Severity: Lost time injury, moderate severity,  Taken To: Hospital,  Activity: Ventilation with hand tools,  Cause: Overexertion/strain,  Where: At scene, outside,  Injured: Multiple body parts - upper part of body,  Relation to Structure: Outside of structure,  Object Involved: Tools/equipment,  Specific Location: On roof
Location: Division Street, Buffalo, NY 142
Fire Department: Buffalo (City) Fire Department, 195 Court, Buffalo, NY 14202,  ID: 15100,  Incident #: 6006993,  Station: 32,  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: 03/21/2006 10:12,  Arrival Time: 03/21/2006 10:16,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 03/21/2006 10:54
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.
Location: Gerhardt Street, Buffalo, NY 142
Fire Department: Buffalo (City) Fire Department, 195 Court, Buffalo, NY 14202,  ID: 15100,  Incident #: 6007007,  Station: 21,  Shift/Platoon: 3
Incident Type: Trash or rubbish fire in a structure, with no flame damage to structure or its contents.
Alarm Time: 03/21/2006 12:34,  Arrival Time: 03/21/2006 12:37,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 03/21/2006 12:49
Action taken: Extinguishment by fire service personnel.
Acres Burned #: < 1
Area of Origin: Wall surface: exterior,  Heat Source: Hot or smoldering object, other
Cause of Ignition: Unintentional
Location: Tioga Street UPPER , Buffalo, NY 14216
Fire Department: Buffalo (City) Fire Department, 195 Court, Buffalo, NY 14202,  ID: 15100,  Incident #: 6007014,  Station: 38
Incident Type: Building fire
Alarm Time: 03/21/2006 14:18,  Arrival Time: 03/21/2006 14:20,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 03/21/2006 15:08
Property Value: $125000,  Property Loss: $2500,  Contents Value: $50000
Detector Alerted Occupants: Yes
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,  Item First Ignited: Structural component or finish, other
Cause of Ignition: Intentional
Structure Type: Enclosed building,  Status: In normal use,  Stories: 3 Above, 1 Below,  Square Feet: 1800,  Stories with Damage: 1 Significant
Detector Presence: Detectors Present,  Type: Smoke,  Operation: Failed to Operate,  Failure Reason: Hardwired power failure, shut-off or disconnect
Location: Elmwood Avenue, Buffalo, NY 142
Fire Department: Buffalo (City) Fire Department, 195 Court, Buffalo, NY 14202,  ID: 15100,  Incident #: 6007017,  Station: 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: 03/21/2006 14:50,  Arrival Time: 03/21/2006 14:53,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 03/21/2006 14:54
Action taken: Investigate. Includes investigations done on arrival to determine the situation and postincident investigations; and collecting incident information for incident reporting purposes.
Location: Elk Street, Buffalo, NY 142
Fire Department: Buffalo (City) Fire Department, 195 Court, Buffalo, NY 14202,  ID: 15100,  Incident #: 6007021,  Station: 35,  Shift/Platoon: 3
Incident Type: Outside rubbish fire, other.
Alarm Time: 03/21/2006 15:11,  Arrival Time: 03/21/2006 15:15,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 03/21/2006 15:19
Actions taken:
  • Information, investigation, and enforcement, other.
  • Enforce fire code and other codes. Includes response to public complaints and abatement of code violations.
  • 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: Hot ember or ash,  Item First Ignited: Pallet, skid (empty)
Cause of Ignition: Intentional
  • Outside/open fire for debris or waste disposal
  • Outside/open fire for warming or cooking
Location: Sycamore St, Buffalo, NY 142
Fire Department: Buffalo (City) Fire Department, 195 Court, Buffalo, NY 14202,  ID: 15100,  Incident #: 6007026,  Station: 31,  Shift/Platoon: 3
Incident Type: Trash or rubbish fire in a structure, with no flame damage to structure or its contents.
Alarm Time: 03/21/2006 15:57,  Arrival Time: 03/21/2006 16:00,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 03/21/2006 16:13
Action taken: Information, investigation, and enforcement, other.
Acres Burned #: < 1
Area of Origin: Laundry area, wash house (laundry),  Item First Ignited: Soft goods, wearing apparel, other
Cause of Ignition: Cause under investigation (Failure to clean)
Location: Arden Av, Buffalo, NY 142
Fire Department: Buffalo (City) Fire Department, 195 Court, Buffalo, NY 14202,  ID: 15100,  Incident #: 6007029,  Station: 23,  Shift/Platoon: 2
Incident Type: Trash or rubbish fire in a structure, with no flame damage to structure or its contents.
Alarm Time: 03/21/2006 16:54,  Arrival Time: 03/21/2006 16:58,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 03/21/2006 17:17
Action taken: Extinguishment by fire service personnel.
Acres Burned #: < 1
Area of Origin: Outside area, other,  Item First Ignited: Rubbish, trash, or waste
Cause of Ignition: Cause under investigation (Abandoned or discarded materials or products)
Location: R198w B Parkside, Buffalo, NY 142
Fire Department: Buffalo (City) Fire Department, 195 Court, Buffalo, NY 14202,  ID: 15100,  Incident #: 6007035,  Station: 33,  Shift/Platoon: 2
Incident Type: Overheated motor or wiring.
Alarm Time: 03/21/2006 18:05,  Arrival Time: 03/21/2006 18:12,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 03/21/2006 19:03
Action taken: Investigate. Includes investigations done on arrival to determine the situation and postincident investigations; and collecting incident information for incident reporting purposes.
Location: Hertel Avenue 605 , Buffalo, NY 142
Fire Department: Buffalo (City) Fire Department, 195 Court, Buffalo, NY 14202,  ID: 15100,  Incident #: 6007042,  Station: 26
Incident Type: Cooking fire involving the contents of a cooking vessel without fire extension beyond the vessel.
Alarm Time: 03/21/2006 20:17,  Arrival Time: 03/21/2006 20:20,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 03/21/2006 20:31
Action taken: Ventilate. Includes nonhazardous odor removal and removal of smoke from nonhazardous materials-related fires.
Acres Burned #: < 1
Area of Origin: Cooking area, kitchen,  Heat Source: Heat from powered equipment, other,  Item First Ignited: Cooking materials, including edible materials
Cause of Ignition: Unintentional (Misuse of material or product, other)
Location: Keystone Av, Buffalo, NY 142
Fire Department: Buffalo (City) Fire Department, 195 Court, Buffalo, NY 14202,  ID: 15100,  Incident #: 6007060,  Station: 31,  Shift/Platoon: 2
Incident Type: Hazardous condition (no fire), other.
Alarm Time: 03/21/2006 23:15,  Arrival Time: 03/21/2006 23:18,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 03/21/2006 23:24
Action taken: Remove hazard. Includes neutralizing a hazardous condition.
Location: Bailey Avenue, Buffalo, NY 142
Fire Department: Buffalo (City) Fire Department, 195 Court, Buffalo, NY 14202,  ID: 15100,  Incident #: 6007072,  Station: 23,  Shift/Platoon: 2
Incident Type: Hazardous condition (no fire), other.
Alarm Time: 03/22/2006 03:07,  Arrival Time: 03/22/2006 03:12,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 03/22/2006 03:17
Action taken: Remove hazard. Includes neutralizing a hazardous condition.
Location: Seneca Street, Buffalo, NY 142
Fire Department: Buffalo (City) Fire Department, 195 Court, Buffalo, NY 14202,  ID: 15100,  Incident #: 6007077,  Station: 32,  Shift/Platoon: 3
Incident Type: Attempt to burn. Includes situations in which incendiary devices fail to function.
Alarm Time: 03/22/2006 07:23,  Arrival Time: 03/22/2006 07:25,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 03/22/2006 07:41
Action taken: Investigate. Includes investigations done on arrival to determine the situation and postincident investigations; and collecting incident information for incident reporting purposes.
Location: Niagara Street, Buffalo, NY 142
Fire Department: Buffalo (City) Fire Department, 195 Court, Buffalo, NY 14202,  ID: 15100,  Incident #: 6007110,  Station: 26,  Shift/Platoon: 3
Incident Type: Carbon monoxide incident. Excludes incidents with nothing found.
Alarm Time: 03/22/2006 16:29,  Arrival Time: 03/22/2006 16:33,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 03/22/2006 16:43
Action taken: Information, investigation, and enforcement, other.
Location: Walden Avenue, Buffalo, NY 142
Fire Department: Buffalo (City) Fire Department, 195 Court, Buffalo, NY 14202,  ID: 15100,  Incident #: 6007146,  Station: 31,  Shift/Platoon: 2
Incident Type: Electrical wiring/equipment problem, other.
Alarm Time: 03/22/2006 23:18,  Arrival Time: 03/22/2006 23:19,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 03/22/2006 23:29
Action taken: Investigate. Includes investigations done on arrival to determine the situation and postincident investigations; and collecting incident information for incident reporting purposes.
Location: Elmwood Avenue, Buffalo, NY 142
Fire Department: Buffalo (City) Fire Department, 195 Court, Buffalo, NY 14202,  ID: 15100,  Incident #: 6007163,  Station: 2,  Shift/Platoon: 4
Incident Type: Cooking fire involving the contents of a cooking vessel without fire extension beyond the vessel.
Alarm Time: 03/23/2006 07:07,  Arrival Time: 03/23/2006 07:10,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 03/23/2006 07:25
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: Cooking area, kitchen,  Heat Source: Hot or smoldering object, other,  Item First Ignited: Furniture, utensils, other
Cause of Ignition: Unintentional (Abandoned or discarded materials or products)
Location: Delaware Avenue, Buffalo, NY 142
Fire Department: Buffalo (City) Fire Department, 195 Court, Buffalo, NY 14202,  ID: 15100,  Incident #: 6007170,  Station: 2,  Shift/Platoon: 4
Incident Type: Overheated motor or wiring.
Alarm Time: 03/23/2006 08:38,  Arrival Time: 03/23/2006 08:40,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 03/23/2006 09:03
Action taken: Investigate. Includes investigations done on arrival to determine the situation and postincident investigations; and collecting incident information for incident reporting purposes.
Location: Main Street, Buffalo, NY 142
Fire Department: Buffalo (City) Fire Department, 195 Court, Buffalo, NY 14202,  ID: 15100,  Incident #: 6007175,  Station: 34,  Shift/Platoon: 4
Incident Type: Electrical wiring/equipment problem, other.
Alarm Time: 03/23/2006 09:32,  Arrival Time: 03/23/2006 09:35,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 03/23/2006 09:43
Action taken: Investigate. Includes investigations done on arrival to determine the situation and postincident investigations; and collecting incident information for incident reporting purposes.
Location: Ogden Street, Buffalo, NY 142
Fire Department: Buffalo (City) Fire Department, 195 Court, Buffalo, NY 14202,  ID: 15100,  Incident #: 6007181,  Station: 35
Incident Type: Trash or rubbish fire in a structure, with no flame damage to structure or its contents.
Alarm Time: 03/23/2006 11:24,  Arrival Time: 03/23/2006 11:28,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 03/23/2006 11:52
Action taken: Extinguishment by fire service personnel.
Acres Burned #: < 1
Area of Origin: Storage area, other
Location: Humboldt Pw, Buffalo, NY 142
Fire Department: Buffalo (City) Fire Department, 195 Court, Buffalo, NY 14202,  ID: 15100,  Incident #: 6007203,  Station: 33
Incident Type: Gasoline or other flammable liquid spill (flash point below 100 degrees F at standard temperature and pressure (Class I)).
Alarm Time: 03/23/2006 15:16,  Arrival Time: 03/23/2006 15:20,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 03/23/2006 15:30
Hazardous Material Released: Gasoline, vehicle fuel tank or portable container. Includes leaks or releases from equipment tanks where the release is less than 55 gallons.
Action taken: Hazardous materials leak control and containment. Includes actions taken to keep a material within its container.
Location: Colvin Avenue, Buffalo, NY 142
Fire Department: Buffalo (City) Fire Department, 195 Court, Buffalo, NY 14202,  ID: 15100,  Incident #: 6007228,  Station: 38,  Shift/Platoon: 3
Incident Type: Electrical wiring/equipment problem, other.
Alarm Time: 03/23/2006 19:14,  Arrival Time: 03/23/2006 19:20,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 03/23/2006 19:41
Actions taken:
  • Investigate. Includes investigations done on arrival to determine the situation and postincident investigations; and collecting incident information for incident reporting purposes.
  • Refer to proper authority. Includes turnover of incidents to other authorities or agencies such as the police.
Location: Maryland Street UPPER , Buffalo, NY 142
Fire Department: Buffalo (City) Fire Department, 195 Court, Buffalo, NY 14202,  ID: 15100,  Incident #: 6007233,  Station: 2
Incident Type: Gas leak (natural gas or LPG). Excludes gas odors with no source found.
Alarm Time: 03/23/2006 21:13,  Arrival Time: 03/23/2006 21:16,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 03/23/2006 21:31
Action taken: Remove hazard. Includes neutralizing a hazardous condition.
Location: Elmwood Avenue, Buffalo, NY 142
Fire Department: Buffalo (City) Fire Department, 195 Court, Buffalo, NY 14202,  ID: 15100,  Incident #: 6007234,  Station: 2,  Shift/Platoon: 3
Incident Type: Trash or rubbish fire in a structure, with no flame damage to structure or its contents.
Alarm Time: 03/23/2006 21:24,  Arrival Time: 03/23/2006 21:27,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 03/23/2006 21:38
Action taken: Extinguishment by fire service personnel.
Acres Burned #: < 1
Location: Langfield Drive A , Buffalo, NY 142
Fire Department: Buffalo (City) Fire Department, 195 Court, Buffalo, NY 14202,  ID: 15100,  Incident #: 6007235,  Station: 23,  Shift/Platoon: 3
Incident Type: Special outside fire, other.
Alarm Time: 03/23/2006 21:41,  Arrival Time: 03/23/2006 21:45,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 03/23/2006 22:15
Action taken: Extinguishment by fire service personnel.
Acres Burned #: < 1
Area of Origin: Open area - outside,  Heat Source: Incendiary device,  Item First Ignited: Soft goods, wearing apparel, other
Cause of Ignition: Intentional
Location: North Street, Buffalo, NY 142
Fire Department: Buffalo (City) Fire Department, 195 Court, Buffalo, NY 14202,  ID: 15100,  Incident #: 6007236,  Station: 2
Incident Type: Arcing, shorted electrical equipment.
Alarm Time: 03/23/2006 21:46,  Arrival Time: 03/23/2006 21:49,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 03/23/2006 22:11
Action taken: Standby.
Location: Bailey Avenue, Buffalo, NY 142
Fire Department: Buffalo (City) Fire Department, 195 Court, Buffalo, NY 14202,  ID: 15100,  Incident #: 6007245,  Station: 23,  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: 03/24/2006 00:39,  Arrival Time: 03/24/2006 00:43,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 03/24/2006 01:15
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 (Electrical failure, malfunction, other)
Mobile Property Involved: Involved in ignition and burned,  Type: Passenger road vehicle, other,  Make: Pontiac,  Model: SUV,  Year: 1995,  License Plate: DNH 4820 NY,  VIN No: 1G2NE55M35C745041
Location: Perry Street, Buffalo, NY 142
Fire Department: Buffalo (City) Fire Department, 195 Court, Buffalo, NY 14202,  ID: 15100,  Incident #: 6007265,  Station: 32
Incident Type: Cooking fire involving the contents of a cooking vessel without fire extension beyond the vessel.
Alarm Time: 03/24/2006 11:01,  Arrival Time: 03/24/2006 11:05,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 03/24/2006 11:11
Action taken: Ventilate. Includes nonhazardous odor removal and removal of smoke from nonhazardous materials-related fires.
Acres Burned #: < 1
Area of Origin: Cooking area, kitchen,  Item First Ignited: Cooking materials, including edible materials
Location: Scoville Avenue, Buffalo, NY 142
Fire Department: Buffalo (City) Fire Department, 195 Court, Buffalo, NY 14202,  ID: 15100,  Incident #: 6007266,  Station: 35,  Shift/Platoon: 4
Incident Type: Attempted burning, illegal action, other.
Alarm Time: 03/24/2006 11:38,  Arrival Time: 03/24/2006 11:41,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 03/24/2006 11:57
Action taken: Enforce fire code and other codes. Includes response to public complaints and abatement of code violations.
Location: Barnard Street, Buffalo, NY 142
Fire Department: Buffalo (City) Fire Department, 195 Court, Buffalo, NY 14202,  ID: 15100,  Incident #: 6007277,  Station: 35,  Shift/Platoon: 4
Incident Type: Building fire
Alarm Time: 03/24/2006 14:02,  Arrival Time: 03/24/2006 14:05,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 03/24/2006 14:54
Property Value: $10000,  Property Loss: $10000,  Contents Value: $20000,  Contents Loss: $20000
Action taken: Extinguishment by fire service personnel.
Buildings Involved #: 1,  Acres Burned #: < 1
Area of Origin: Vehicle storage area,  Item First Ignited: Flammable liquid/gas in container or pipe
Cause of Ignition: Intentional (Misuse of material or product, other)
Structure Type: Enclosed building,  Status: In normal use,  Stories: 1 Above,  Square Feet: 500,  Stories with Damage: 1 Extreme
Location: Metcalfe Street, Buffalo, NY 142
Fire Department: Buffalo (City) Fire Department, 195 Court, Buffalo, NY 14202,  ID: 15100,  Incident #: 6007307,  Station: 32,  Shift/Platoon: 3
Incident Type: Building fire
Alarm Time: 03/24/2006 21:45,  Arrival Time: 03/24/2006 21:48,  Controlled Time: 03/24/2006 22:37,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 03/24/2006 23:30
Fire Service Injuries: 1,  Property Value: $50000,  Property Loss: $50000
Alarms transmitted for the incident: 1
Actions taken:
  • Extinguishment by fire service personnel.
  • Salvage and overhaul.
  • 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: Incendiary device,  Item First Ignited: Multiple items first ignited
Cause of Ignition: Intentional
  • Abandoned or discarded materials or products
  • Holes or openings in walls or ceilings
  • Previously damaged by fire
  • Delayed detection of fire
Structure Type: Enclosed building,  Status: Vacant and unsecured,  Stories: 3 Above,  Square Feet: 1300,  Stories with Damage: 3 Extreme
Fire Fighter Casualty:  Age: 35,  Gender: Male,  Usual Assignment: Suppression, included are hazmat, rescue, & IC,  Physical Condition: Rested,  Severity: Lost time injury, moderate severity,  Taken To: Hospital,  Activity: Climbing ladder,  Cause: Slip/trip,  Where: At scene, outside,  Injured: Multiple body parts - lower part of body,  Factor Contributing: Slippery or uneven surfaces, other,  Relation to Structure: Outside of structure,  Object Involved: Ladder: ground,  Specific Location: On roof
Location: Armbruster Street FRON , Buffalo, NY 142
Fire Department: Buffalo (City) Fire Department, 195 Court, Buffalo, NY 14202,  ID: 15100,  Incident #: 6007309,  Station: 22,  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: 03/24/2006 22:10,  Arrival Time: 03/24/2006 22:14,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 03/24/2006 22:34
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: Beck Street, Buffalo, NY 142
Fire Department: Buffalo (City) Fire Department, 195 Court, Buffalo, NY 14202,  ID: 15100,  Incident #: 6007311,  Station: 3,  Shift/Platoon: 3
Incident Type: Heat from short circuit (wiring), defective or worn insulation.
Alarm Time: 03/24/2006 22:13,  Arrival Time: 03/24/2006 22:17,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 03/24/2006 22:27
Action taken: Investigate. Includes investigations done on arrival to determine the situation and postincident investigations; and collecting incident information for incident reporting purposes.
Location: Northumberland Avenue, Buffalo, NY 142
Fire Department: Buffalo (City) Fire Department, 195 Court, Buffalo, NY 14202,  ID: 15100,  Incident #: 6007316,  Station: 33,  Shift/Platoon: 3
Incident Type: Trash or rubbish fire in a structure, with no flame damage to structure or its contents.
Alarm Time: 03/24/2006 23:28,  Arrival Time: 03/24/2006 23:33,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 03/24/2006 23:40
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.
Acres Burned #: < 1
Area of Origin: Outside area, other,  Heat Source: Heat from other open flame or smoking materials
Cause of Ignition: Intentional
Location: Prospect Avenue, Buffalo, NY 142
Fire Department: Buffalo (City) Fire Department, 195 Court, Buffalo, NY 14202,  ID: 15100,  Incident #: 6007325,  Station: 2
Incident Type: Gas leak (natural gas or LPG). Excludes gas odors with no source found.
Alarm Time: 03/25/2006 01:21,  Arrival Time: 03/25/2006 01:26,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 03/25/2006 01:39
Action taken: Remove hazard. Includes neutralizing a hazardous condition.
Location: Hertel Avenue, Buffalo, NY 142
Fire Department: Buffalo (City) Fire Department, 195 Court, Buffalo, NY 14202,  ID: 15100,  Incident #: 6007328,  Station: 26,  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: 03/25/2006 02:24,  Arrival Time: 03/25/2006 02:29,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 03/25/2006 02:49
Action taken: Extinguishment by fire service personnel.
Acres Burned #: < 1
Area of Origin: Operator/passenger area of transportation equip.,  Heat Source: Match,  Item First Ignited: Multiple items first ignited
Cause of Ignition: Intentional
Mobile Property Involved: Not involved in ignition, but burned
Location: Ashland Avenue, Buffalo, NY 142
Fire Department: Buffalo (City) Fire Department, 195 Court, Buffalo, NY 14202,  ID: 15100,  Incident #: 6007374,  Station: 37,  Shift/Platoon: 1
Incident Type: Hazardous condition (no fire), other.
Alarm Time: 03/25/2006 16:36,  Arrival Time: 03/25/2006 16:39,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 03/25/2006 16:46
Action taken: Actions taken, other.
Location: Angle Street, Buffalo, NY 142
Fire Department: Buffalo (City) Fire Department, 195 Court, Buffalo, NY 14202,  ID: 15100,  Incident #: 6007376,  Station: 34,  Shift/Platoon: 4
Incident Type: Trash or rubbish fire in a structure, with no flame damage to structure or its contents.
Alarm Time: 03/25/2006 16:58,  Arrival Time: 03/25/2006 17:02,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 03/25/2006 17:08
Action taken: Extinguishment by fire service personnel.
Acres Burned #: < 1
Area of Origin: Outside area, other,  Item First Ignited: Light vegetation - not crop, including grass
Location: Hamburg Street, Buffalo, NY 142
Fire Department: Buffalo (City) Fire Department, 195 Court, Buffalo, NY 14202,  ID: 15100,  Incident #: 6007380,  Station: 32,  Shift/Platoon: 4
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: 03/25/2006 17:47,  Arrival Time: 03/25/2006 17:51,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 03/25/2006 17:59
Action taken: Extinguishment by fire service personnel.
Acres Burned #: < 1
Location: Delaware Avenue UPPER , Buffalo, NY 142
Fire Department: Buffalo (City) Fire Department, 195 Court, Buffalo, NY 14202,  ID: 15100,  Incident #: 6007392,  Station: 36
Incident Type: Carbon monoxide incident. Excludes incidents with nothing found.
Alarm Time: 03/25/2006 22:02,  Arrival Time: 03/25/2006 22:05,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 03/25/2006 22:20
Action taken: Investigate. Includes investigations done on arrival to determine the situation and postincident investigations; and collecting incident information for incident reporting purposes.
Location: Deerfield Av, Buffalo, NY 142
Fire Department: Buffalo (City) Fire Department, 195 Court, Buffalo, NY 14202,  ID: 15100,  Incident #: 6007417,  Station: 33,  Shift/Platoon: 1
Incident Type: Carbon monoxide incident. Excludes incidents with nothing found.
Alarm Time: 03/26/2006 08:37,  Arrival Time: 03/26/2006 08:41,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 03/26/2006 08:46
Action taken: Investigate. Includes investigations done on arrival to determine the situation and postincident investigations; and collecting incident information for incident reporting purposes.
Location: Thatcher, Buffalo, NY 142
Fire Department: Buffalo (City) Fire Department, 195 Court, Buffalo, NY 14202,  ID: 15100,  Incident #: 6007418,  Station: 23
Incident Type: Fire
Alarm Time: 03/26/2006 08:47,  Arrival Time: 03/26/2006 08:50,  Controlled Time: 03/26/2006 09:20,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 03/26/2006 09:47
Fire Service Injuries: 3,  Property Value: $40000,  Property Loss: $10000,  Contents Value: $20000,  Contents Loss: $5000
Action taken: Extinguishment by fire service personnel.
Acres Burned #: < 1
Area of Origin: Bedroom - < 5 persons
Cause of Ignition: Intentional
Fire Fighter Casualties:
  •  Age: 46,  Gender: Male,  Usual Assignment: Suppression, included are hazmat, rescue, & IC,  Physical Condition: Rested,  Severity: Lost time injury, moderate severity,  Taken To: Hospital,  Activity: Suppression support, other,  Cause: Struck or assaulted by person/animal/object,  Where: At scene, outside,  Factor Contributing: Falling objects,  Relation to Structure: Outside of structure,  Object Involved: Hose, charged,  Specific Location: Outside at grade
  •  Age: 40,  Gender: Male,  Usual Assignment: Suppression, included are hazmat, rescue, & IC,  Physical Condition: Rested,  Severity: Treated by physician, not a lost-time injury,  Taken To: Hospital,  Activity: Handling charged hose lines,  Cause: Contact with object (firefighter moved into/onto),  Where: At scene, in structure,  Injured: Multiple body parts - upper part of body,  Factor Contributing: Fire development, other,  Relation to Structure: Inside/On Structure,  Object Involved: Hose, charged,  Specific Location: In attic or other confined structural space
  •  Age: 55,  Gender: Male,  Responses: 1,  Usual Assignment: Suppression, included are hazmat, rescue, & IC,  Physical Condition: Rested,  Severity: Treated by physician, not a lost-time injury,  Taken To: Hospital,  Activity: Handling charged hose lines,  Cause: Overexertion/strain,  Where: At scene, outside,  Injured: Hip, lower back or buttocks,  Factor Contributing: Fire development, other,  Relation to Structure: Outside of structure,  Object Involved: Hose, charged,  Specific Location: Outside at grade
Location: Gatchell Street, Buffalo, NY 142
Fire Department: Buffalo (City) Fire Department, 195 Court, Buffalo, NY 14202,  ID: 15100,  Incident #: 6007427,  Station: 22,  Shift/Platoon: 1
Incident Type: Hazardous condition (no fire), other.
Alarm Time: 03/26/2006 10:40,  Arrival Time: 03/26/2006 10:42,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 03/26/2006 11:05
Action taken: Remove hazard. Includes neutralizing a hazardous condition.
Location: West Av REAR , Buffalo, NY 142
Fire Department: Buffalo (City) Fire Department, 195 Court, Buffalo, NY 14202,  ID: 15100,  Incident #: 6007448,  Station: 37,  Shift/Platoon: 1
Incident Type: Building fire
Alarm Time: 03/26/2006 15:28,  Arrival Time: 03/26/2006 15:30,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 03/26/2006 15:58
Property Value: $40000,  Property Loss: $500,  Contents Value: $10000,  Contents Loss: $200
Alarms transmitted for the incident: 1,  Detector Alerted Occupants: Yes
Actions taken:
  • Extinguishment by fire service personnel.
  • Salvage and overhaul.
Buildings Involved #: 1,  Acres Burned #: < 1
Area of Origin: Bedroom - < 5 persons,  Item First Ignited: Mattress, pillow
Cause of Ignition: Intentional
Structure Type: Enclosed building,  Status: In normal use,  Stories: 3 Above, 1 Below,  Square Feet: 750,  Stories with Damage: 1 Minor
Detector Presence: Detectors Present,  Type: Smoke,  Power: Battery Only,  Operation: Operated,  Effectiveness: Alerted Occupants
Location: Custer Street, Buffalo, NY 142
Fire Department: Buffalo (City) Fire Department, 195 Court, Buffalo, NY 14202,  ID: 15100,  Incident #: 6007466,  Station: 34,  Shift/Platoon: 4
Incident Type: Cooking fire involving the contents of a cooking vessel without fire extension beyond the vessel.
Alarm Time: 03/26/2006 20:11,  Arrival Time: 03/26/2006 20:14,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 03/26/2006 20:26
Action taken: Ventilate. Includes nonhazardous odor removal and removal of smoke from nonhazardous materials-related fires.
Acres Burned #: < 1
Area of Origin: Cooking area, kitchen,  Item First Ignited: Cooking materials, including edible materials
Cause of Ignition: Unintentional
Location: Central Avenue, Buffalo, NY 142
Fire Department: Buffalo (City) Fire Department, 195 Court, Buffalo, NY 14202,  ID: 15100,  Incident #: 6007479,  Station: 28
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: 03/27/2006 00:47,  Arrival Time: 03/27/2006 00:52,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 03/27/2006 01:21
Action taken: Extinguishment by fire service personnel.
Acres Burned #: < 1
Area of Origin: Outside area, other,  Item First Ignited: Light vegetation - not crop, including grass
Location: Byrd Wy 5 , Buffalo, NY 142
Fire Department: Buffalo (City) Fire Department, 195 Court, Buffalo, NY 14202,  ID: 15100,  Incident #: 6007532,  Station: 3,  Shift/Platoon: 2
Incident Type: Hazardous condition (no fire), other.
Alarm Time: 03/27/2006 16:24,  Arrival Time: 03/27/2006 16:27,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 03/27/2006 16:37
Action taken: Provide basic life support (BLS).
Location: Smith Street, Buffalo, NY 142
Fire Department: Buffalo (City) Fire Department, 195 Court, Buffalo, NY 14202,  ID: 15100,  Incident #: 6007539,  Station: 32,  Shift/Platoon: 1
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: 03/27/2006 17:18,  Arrival Time: 03/27/2006 17:21,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 03/27/2006 17:34
Action taken: Investigate. Includes investigations done on arrival to determine the situation and postincident investigations; and collecting incident information for incident reporting purposes.
Location: Park Cazenovia, Buffalo, NY 142
Fire Department: Buffalo (City) Fire Department, 195 Court, Buffalo, NY 14202,  ID: 15100,  Incident #: 6007545,  Station: 4,  Shift/Platoon: 1
Incident Type: Trash or rubbish fire in a structure, with no flame damage to structure or its contents.
Alarm Time: 03/27/2006 18:31,  Arrival Time: 03/27/2006 18:35,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 03/27/2006 18:41
Action taken: Extinguishment by fire service personnel.
Acres Burned #: < 1
Cause of Ignition: Unintentional
Location: Condon Av, Buffalo, NY 142
Fire Department: Buffalo (City) Fire Department, 195 Court, Buffalo, NY 14202,  ID: 15100,  Incident #: 6007550,  Station: 26,  Shift/Platoon: 1
Incident Type: Electrical wiring/equipment problem, other.
Alarm Time: 03/27/2006 19:19,  Arrival Time: 03/27/2006 19:23,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 03/27/2006 19:36
Action taken: Investigate. Includes investigations done on arrival to determine the situation and postincident investigations; and collecting incident information for incident reporting purposes.
Location: Progressive Av, Buffalo, NY 142
Fire Department: Buffalo (City) Fire Department, 195 Court, Buffalo, NY 14202,  ID: 15100,  Incident #: 6007552,  Station: 26,  Shift/Platoon: 1
Incident Type: Arcing, shorted electrical equipment.
Alarm Time: 03/27/2006 19:35,  Arrival Time: 03/27/2006 19:38,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 03/27/2006 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: Martha Avenue, Buffalo, NY 142
Fire Department: Buffalo (City) Fire Department, 195 Court, Buffalo, NY 14202,  ID: 15100,  Incident #: 6007569,  Station: 23,  Shift/Platoon: 1
Incident Type: Carbon monoxide incident. Excludes incidents with nothing found.
Alarm Time: 03/27/2006 21:22,  Arrival Time: 03/27/2006 21:26,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 03/27/2006 21:34
Action taken: Investigate. Includes investigations done on arrival to determine the situation and postincident investigations; and collecting incident information for incident reporting purposes.
Location: Isabelle Street, Buffalo, NY 142
Fire Department: Buffalo (City) Fire Department, 195 Court, Buffalo, NY 14202,  ID: 15100,  Incident #: 6007571,  Station: 26,  Shift/Platoon: 1
Incident Type: Trash or rubbish fire in a structure, with no flame damage to structure or its contents.
Alarm Time: 03/27/2006 22:12,  Arrival Time: 03/27/2006 22:16,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 03/27/2006 22:23
Action taken: Extinguishment by fire service personnel.
Acres Burned #: < 1
Area of Origin: Highway, parking lot, street: on or near
Location: Bailey Avenue, Buffalo, NY 142
Fire Department: Buffalo (City) Fire Department, 195 Court, Buffalo, NY 14202,  ID: 15100,  Incident #: 6007573,  Station: 35,  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: 03/27/2006 22:52,  Arrival Time: 03/27/2006 22:55,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 03/27/2006 23:01
Action taken: Fire control or extinguishment, other.
Acres Burned #: < 1
Area of Origin: Engine area, running gear, wheel area
Mobile Property Involved: Involved in ignition, but did not itself burn,  Type: Passenger road vehicle, other,  Make: Ford
Location: Peck Street, Buffalo, NY 142
Fire Department: Buffalo (City) Fire Department, 195 Court, Buffalo, NY 14202,  ID: 15100,  Incident #: 6007577,  Station: 22,  Shift/Platoon: 1
Incident Type: Building fire
Alarm Time: 03/27/2006 23:49,  Arrival Time: 03/27/2006 23:51,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 03/28/2006 00:46
Property Value: $15000,  Property Loss: $10000
Alarms transmitted for the incident: 1
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: Common room, den, family room, living room, lounge,  Heat Source: Match,  Item First Ignited: Structural component or finish, other
Cause of Ignition: Intentional (Fixed burglar protection assemblies (bars, grills)
Structure Type: Enclosed building,  Status: Vacant and unsecured,  Stories: 3 Above, 1 Below,  Square Feet: 800,  Stories with Damage: 1 Minor, 1 Significant, 1 Extreme
Location: Davidson Avenue, Buffalo, NY 142
Fire Department: Buffalo (City) Fire Department, 195 Court, Buffalo, NY 14202,  ID: 15100,  Incident #: 6007579,  Station: 23,  Shift/Platoon: 1
Incident Type: Hazardous condition (no fire), other.
Alarm Time: 03/28/2006 00:23,  Arrival Time: 03/28/2006 00:27,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 03/28/2006 00:38
Actions taken:
  • Investigate. Includes investigations done on arrival to determine the situation and postincident investigations; and collecting incident information for incident reporting purposes.
  • Refer to proper authority. Includes turnover of incidents to other authorities or agencies such as the police.
Location: Koons Avenue, Buffalo, NY 142
Fire Department: Buffalo (City) Fire Department, 195 Court, Buffalo, NY 14202,  ID: 15100,  Incident #: 6007581,  Station: 22,  Shift/Platoon: 1
Incident Type: Hazardous condition (no fire), other.
Alarm Time: 03/28/2006 01:37,  Arrival Time: 03/28/2006 01:39,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 03/28/2006 01:51
Action taken: Remove hazard. Includes neutralizing a hazardous condition.
Location: Austin Street, Buffalo, NY 142
Fire Department: Buffalo (City) Fire Department, 195 Court, Buffalo, NY 14202,  ID: 15100,  Incident #: 6007585,  Station: 26,  Shift/Platoon: 1
Incident Type: Trash or rubbish fire in a structure, with no flame damage to structure or its contents.
Alarm Time: 03/28/2006 03:21,  Arrival Time: 03/28/2006 03:25,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 03/28/2006 03:54
Action taken: Extinguishment by fire service personnel.
Acres Burned #: < 1
Item First Ignited: Rubbish, trash, or waste
Location: Clinton St 303 , Buffalo, NY 142
Fire Department: Buffalo (City) Fire Department, 195 Court, Buffalo, NY 14202,  ID: 15100,  Incident #: 6007593,  Station: 32,  Shift/Platoon: 1
Incident Type: Carbon monoxide incident. Excludes incidents with nothing found.
Alarm Time: 03/28/2006 06:12,  Arrival Time: 03/28/2006 06:16,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 03/28/2006 06:56
Action taken: Investigate. Includes investigations done on arrival to determine the situation and postincident investigations; and collecting incident information for incident reporting purposes.
Location: Hertel Avenue, Buffalo, NY 142
Fire Department: Buffalo (City) Fire Department, 195 Court, Buffalo, NY 14202,  ID: 15100,  Incident #: 6007607,  Station: 26
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: 03/28/2006 10:41,  Arrival Time: 03/28/2006 10:45,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 03/28/2006 11:33
Action taken: Extinguishment by fire service personnel.
Acres Burned #: < 1
Area of Origin: Railroad right of way: on or near,  Item First Ignited: Light vegetation - not crop, including grass
Location: Walden Avenue, Buffalo, NY 142
Fire Department: Buffalo (City) Fire Department, 195 Court, Buffalo, NY 14202,  ID: 15100,  Incident #: 6007608,  Station: 31,  Shift/Platoon: 2
Incident Type: Trash or rubbish fire in a structure, with no flame damage to structure or its contents.
Alarm Time: 03/28/2006 10:49,  Arrival Time: 03/28/2006 10:52,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 03/28/2006 11:07
Action taken: Extinguishment by fire service personnel.
Acres Burned #: < 1
Area of Origin: Outside area, other,  Heat Source: Heat from other open flame or smoking materials,  Item First Ignited: Rubbish, trash, or waste
Location: Division Street, Buffalo, NY 142
Fire Department: Buffalo (City) Fire Department, 195 Court, Buffalo, NY 14202,  ID: 15100,  Incident #: 6007614,  Station: 1,  Shift/Platoon: 2
Incident Type: Hazardous condition (no fire), other.
Alarm Time: 03/28/2006 11:53,  Arrival Time: 03/28/2006 11:56,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 03/28/2006 12:03
Action taken: Provide basic life support (BLS).
Location: Ontario Street, Buffalo, NY 142
Fire Department: Buffalo (City) Fire Department, 195 Court, Buffalo, NY 14202,  ID: 15100,  Incident #: 6007615,  Station: 26,  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: 03/28/2006 11:56,  Arrival Time: 03/28/2006 12:00,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 03/28/2006 12:30
Action taken: Extinguishment by fire service personnel.
Acres Burned #: < 1,  On Site Materials: Hay, straw
Area of Origin: Open area - outside,  Item First Ignited: Light vegetation - not crop, including grass
Location: Koons Avenue, Buffalo, NY 142
Fire Department: Buffalo (City) Fire Department, 195 Court, Buffalo, NY 14202,  ID: 15100,  Incident #: 6007616,  Station: 22
Incident Type: Building fire
Alarm Time: 03/28/2006 11:57,  Arrival Time: 03/28/2006 12:00,  Controlled Time: 03/28/2006 12:45,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 03/28/2006 12:45
Property Value: $25000,  Property Loss: $5000
Action taken: Extinguishment by fire service personnel.
Buildings Involved #: 1,  Acres Burned #: < 1
Area of Origin: Attic: vacant, crawl space above top story, cupola,  Heat Source: Match,  Item First Ignited: Structural component or finish, other
Cause of Ignition: Intentional
Structure Type: Enclosed building,  Status: Vacant and unsecured,  Stories: 2 Above,  Square Feet: 1000,  Stories with Damage: 2 Significant
Location: Military Road, Buffalo, NY 142
Fire Department: Buffalo (City) Fire Department, 195 Court, Buffalo, NY 14202,  ID: 15100,  Incident #: 6007623,  Station: 26
Incident Type: Natural vegetation fire, other.
Alarm Time: 03/28/2006 13:01,  Arrival Time: 03/28/2006 13:09,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 03/28/2006 13:39
Action taken: Extinguishment by fire service personnel.
Acres Burned #: < 1
Area of Origin: Railroad right of way: on or near,  Item First Ignited: Light vegetation - not crop, including grass
Location: Bailey Avenue, Buffalo, NY 142
Fire Department: Buffalo (City) Fire Department, 195 Court, Buffalo, NY 14202,  ID: 15100,  Incident #: 6007646,  Station: 31,  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: 03/28/2006 18:00,  Arrival Time: 03/28/2006 18:04,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 03/28/2006 18:05
Action taken: Investigate. Includes investigations done on arrival to determine the situation and postincident investigations; and collecting incident information for incident reporting purposes.
Location: Marilla Street, Buffalo, NY 14220
Fire Department: Buffalo (City) Fire Department, 195 Court, Buffalo, NY 14202,  ID: 15100,  Incident #: 6007658,  Station: 4,  Shift/Platoon: 1
Incident Type: Outside rubbish, trash, or waste fire. Excludes outside rubbish fires in a container or receptacle.
Alarm Time: 03/28/2006 19:38,  Arrival Time: 03/28/2006 19:43,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 03/28/2006 19:49
Action taken: Extinguishment by fire service personnel.
Acres Burned #: < 1
Area of Origin: Outside area, other,  Heat Source: Match
Location: Stewart Avenue, Buffalo, NY 142
Fire Department: Buffalo (City) Fire Department, 195 Court, Buffalo, NY 14202,  ID: 15100,  Incident #: 6007661,  Station: 31,  Shift/Platoon: 1
Incident Type: Trash or rubbish fire in a structure, with no flame damage to structure or its contents.
Alarm Time: 03/28/2006 21:53,  Arrival Time: 03/28/2006 21:56,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 03/28/2006 22:08
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: Vehicle storage area,  Item First Ignited: Magazine, newspaper, writing paper
Cause of Ignition: Intentional
Location: Ontario Street, Buffalo, NY 142
Fire Department: Buffalo (City) Fire Department, 195 Court, Buffalo, NY 14202,  ID: 15100,  Incident #: 6007663,  Station: 26
Incident Type: Trash or rubbish fire in a structure, with no flame damage to structure or its contents.
Alarm Time: 03/28/2006 21:58,  Arrival Time: 03/28/2006 22:03,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 03/28/2006 22:08
Action taken: Extinguishment by fire service personnel.
Acres Burned #: < 1
Area of Origin: Exterior stairway, ramp, or fire escape,  Heat Source: Cigarette,  Item First Ignited: Mattress, pillow
Cause of Ignition: Intentional
Location: Rapin Pl, Buffalo, NY 142
Fire Department: Buffalo (City) Fire Department, 195 Court, Buffalo, NY 14202,  ID: 15100,  Incident #: 6007671,  Station: 31,  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: 03/28/2006 23:55,  Arrival Time: 03/28/2006 23:57,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 03/29/2006 00:03
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.,  Item First Ignited: Multiple items first ignited
Cause of Ignition: Intentional
Mobile Property Involved: Involved in ignition and burned,  Type: Passenger road vehicle, other,  Make: Ford,  Model: EXPEDITION,  Year: 1997,  License Plate: BEN2531 NY,  VIN No: 1FMEUI8W9VLB99379
Location: Alabama Street, Buffalo, NY 142
Fire Department: Buffalo (City) Fire Department, 195 Court, Buffalo, NY 14202,  ID: 15100,  Incident #: 6007679,  Station: 32,  Shift/Platoon: 1
Incident Type: Unauthorized burning. Includes fires that are under control and not endangering property.
Alarm Time: 03/29/2006 02:33,  Arrival Time: 03/29/2006 02:37,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 03/29/2006 02:42
Action taken: Extinguishment by fire service personnel.
Location: Bailey Avenue, Buffalo, NY 142
Fire Department: Buffalo (City) Fire Department, 195 Court, Buffalo, NY 14202,  ID: 15100,  Incident #: 6007696,  Station: 31,  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: 03/29/2006 10:12,  Arrival Time: 03/29/2006 10:20,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 03/29/2006 10:22
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: Engine area, running gear, wheel area,  Heat Source: Heat from powered equipment, other,  Item First Ignited: Flammable liquid/gas - in/from engine or burner
Cause of Ignition: Failure of equipment or heat source (Flammable liquid or gas spilled)
Mobile Property Involved: Involved in ignition and burned,  Type: Passenger road vehicle, other,  Make: Ford,  Model: 150
Location: Alabama Street, Buffalo, NY 142
Fire Department: Buffalo (City) Fire Department, 195 Court, Buffalo, NY 14202,  ID: 15100,  Incident #: 6007739,  Station: 32,  Shift/Platoon: 2
Incident Type: Cooking fire involving the contents of a cooking vessel without fire extension beyond the vessel.
Alarm Time: 03/29/2006 17:45,  Arrival Time: 03/29/2006 17:48,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 03/29/2006 17:52
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: Cooking area, kitchen,  Heat Source: Heat from powered equipment, other,  Item First Ignited: Cooking materials, including edible materials
Cause of Ignition: Unintentional (Misuse of material or product, other)
Location: Floss Av, Buffalo, NY 142
Fire Department: Buffalo (City) Fire Department, 195 Court, Buffalo, NY 14202,  ID: 15100,  Incident #: 6007740,  Station: 31,  Shift/Platoon: 2
Incident Type: Trash or rubbish fire in a structure, with no flame damage to structure or its contents.
Alarm Time: 03/29/2006 17:48,  Arrival Time: 03/29/2006 17:52,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 03/29/2006 17:59
Action taken: Extinguishment by fire service personnel.
Acres Burned #: < 1
Area of Origin: Outside area, other,  Item First Ignited: Rubbish, trash, or waste
Location: Timon Street, Buffalo, NY 142
Fire Department: Buffalo (City) Fire Department, 195 Court, Buffalo, NY 14202,  ID: 15100,  Incident #: 6007745,  Station: 21,  Shift/Platoon: 2
Incident Type: Outside rubbish fire, other.
Alarm Time: 03/29/2006 18:06,  Arrival Time: 03/29/2006 18:09,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 03/29/2006 18:12
Action taken: Extinguishment by fire service personnel.
Acres Burned #: < 1
Area of Origin: Open area - outside
Location: Goethe Street, Buffalo, NY 142
Fire Department: Buffalo (City) Fire Department, 195 Court, Buffalo, NY 14202,  ID: 15100,  Incident #: 6007746,  Station: 28,  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: 03/29/2006 18:06,  Arrival Time: 03/29/2006 18:07,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 03/29/2006 18:29
Action taken: Extinguishment by fire service personnel.
Acres Burned #: < 1
Location: Amherst Street, Buffalo, NY 142
Fire Department: Buffalo (City) Fire Department, 195 Court, Buffalo, NY 14202,  ID: 15100,  Incident #: 6007747,  Station: 19
Incident Type: Unauthorized burning. Includes fires that are under control and not endangering property.
Alarm Time: 03/29/2006 18:16,  Arrival Time: 03/29/2006 18:18,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 03/29/2006 18:20
Action taken: Extinguishment by fire service personnel.
Location: Jasper Parrish Drive A , Buffalo, NY 142
Fire Department: Buffalo (City) Fire Department, 195 Court, Buffalo, NY 14202,  ID: 15100,  Incident #: 6007758,  Station: 36,  Shift/Platoon: 2
Incident Type: Trash or rubbish fire in a structure, with no flame damage to structure or its contents.
Alarm Time: 03/29/2006 20:58,  Arrival Time: 03/29/2006 21:02,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 03/29/2006 21:06
Action taken: Extinguishment by fire service personnel.
Acres Burned #: < 1
Area of Origin: Chute/container - trash, rubbish, waste,  Item First Ignited: Rubbish, trash, or waste
Location: Lathrop Street, Buffalo, NY 142
Fire Department: Buffalo (City) Fire Department, 195 Court, Buffalo, NY 14202,  ID: 15100,  Incident #: 6007763,  Station: 22,  Shift/Platoon: 2
Incident Type: Trash or rubbish fire in a structure, with no flame damage to structure or its contents.
Alarm Time: 03/29/2006 22:06,  Arrival Time: 03/29/2006 22:08,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 03/29/2006 22:30
Action taken: Extinguishment by fire service personnel.
Acres Burned #: < 1
Area of Origin: Outside area, other,  Item First Ignited: Rubbish, trash, or waste
Cause of Ignition: Unintentional
  • Heat source too close to combustibles.
  • Abandoned or discarded materials or products
Location: Hampshire Street, Buffalo, NY 142
Fire Department: Buffalo (City) Fire Department, 195 Court, Buffalo, NY 14202,  ID: 15100,  Incident #: 6007771,  Station: 37,  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: 03/30/2006 00:41,  Arrival Time: 03/30/2006 01:21,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 03/30/2006 01:30
Action taken: Extinguishment by fire service personnel.
Acres Burned #: < 1
Area of Origin: Engine area, running gear, wheel area
Mobile Property Involved: Involved in ignition and burned,  Type: Passenger road vehicle, other,  Make: Chevrolet,  License Plate: 53749JB NY
Location: Louisiana Street 4G F , Buffalo, NY 142
Fire Department: Buffalo (City) Fire Department, 195 Court, Buffalo, NY 14202,  ID: 15100,  Incident #: 6007799,  Station: 32,  Shift/Platoon: 3
Incident Type: Trash or rubbish fire in a structure, with no flame damage to structure or its contents.
Alarm Time: 03/30/2006 10:25,  Arrival Time: 03/30/2006 10:27,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 03/30/2006 10:36
Action taken: Extinguishment by fire service personnel.
Acres Burned #: < 1
On Site Materials:
  • Trash, not recyclable
  • Deli products
  • Sugar, spices
Area of Origin: Outside area, other,  Heat Source: Heat, spark from friction,  Item First Ignited: Rubbish, trash, or waste
Cause of Ignition: Intentional
  • Misuse of material or product, other
  • Abandoned or discarded materials or products
  • Traffic delay
  • Humidity low
  • Unusual vegetation fuel loading
Location: Tonawanda Street, Buffalo, NY 14207
Fire Department: Buffalo (City) Fire Department, 195 Court, Buffalo, NY 14202,  ID: 15100,  Incident #: 6007807,  Station: 26,  Shift/Platoon: 3
Incident Type: Mobile property (vehicle) fire, other.
Alarm Time: 03/30/2006 11:49,  Arrival Time: 03/30/2006 11:51,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 03/30/2006 12:03
Property Value: $1000,  Property Loss: $1000
Action taken: Extinguishment by fire service personnel.
Acres Burned #: < 1
Area of Origin: Operator/passenger area of transportation equip.,  Heat Source: Arcing,  Item First Ignited: Electrical wire, cable insulation
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: Oldsmobile,  Model: 98,  Year: 1991
Location: South Park Avenue, Buffalo, NY 142
Fire Department: Buffalo (City) Fire Department, 195 Court, Buffalo, NY 14202,  ID: 15100,  Incident #: 6007816,  Station: 4
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: 03/30/2006 13:42,  Arrival Time: 03/30/2006 13:46,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 03/30/2006 15:58
Action taken: Extinguishment by fire service personnel.
Acres Burned #: < 1
Area of Origin: Outside area, other,  Item First Ignited: Light vegetation - not crop, including grass
Cause of Ignition: Unintentional (Mechanical failure, malfunction, other)
Location: Marilla Street, Buffalo, NY 14220
Fire Department: Buffalo (City) Fire Department, 195 Court, Buffalo, NY 14202,  ID: 15100,  Incident #: 6007817,  Station: 4
Incident Type: Natural vegetation fire, other.
Alarm Time: 03/30/2006 13:44,  Arrival Time: 03/30/2006 13:51,  Controlled Time: 03/30/2006 15:21,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 03/30/2006 15:53
Action taken: Extinguishment by fire service personnel.
Acres Burned #: < 1
Area of Origin: Wildland, woods,  Item First Ignited: Multiple items first ignited
Cause of Ignition: Unintentional (Heat source too close to combustibles.)
Location: Ogden Street, Buffalo, NY 142
Fire Department: Buffalo (City) Fire Department, 195 Court, Buffalo, NY 14202,  ID: 15100,  Incident #: 6007822,  Station: 25,  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: 03/30/2006 14:35,  Arrival Time: 03/30/2006 14:41,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 03/30/2006 15:43
Action taken: Contain fire (wildland).
Acres Burned #: 1
Area of Origin: Open area - outside,  Heat Source: Match
Cause of Ignition: Intentional
Location: Leroy Avenue, Buffalo, NY 142
Fire Department: Buffalo (City) Fire Department, 195 Court, Buffalo, NY 14202,  ID: 15100,  Incident #: 6007823,  Station: 33,  Shift/Platoon: 3
Incident Type: Gas leak (natural gas or LPG). Excludes gas odors with no source found.
Alarm Time: 03/30/2006 14:37,  Arrival Time: 03/30/2006 14:41,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 03/30/2006 14:52
Actions taken:
  • Remove hazard. Includes neutralizing a hazardous condition.
  • Ventilate. Includes nonhazardous odor removal and removal of smoke from nonhazardous materials-related fires.
Location: South Park Avenue, Buffalo, NY 142
Fire Department: Buffalo (City) Fire Department, 195 Court, Buffalo, NY 14202,  ID: 15100,  Incident #: 6007825,  Station: 4,  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: 03/30/2006 15:38,  Arrival Time: 03/30/2006 15:39,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 03/30/2006 15:54
Action taken: Extinguishment by fire service personnel.
Acres Burned #: < 1
Area of Origin: Wildland, woods
Cause of Ignition: Unintentional
Location: Grimes Street, Buffalo, NY 142
Fire Department: Buffalo (City) Fire Department, 195 Court, Buffalo, NY 14202,  ID: 15100,  Incident #: 6007826,  Station: 22,  Shift/Platoon: 3
Incident Type: Trash or rubbish fire in a structure, with no flame damage to structure or its contents.
Alarm Time: 03/30/2006 15:41,  Arrival Time: 03/30/2006 15:45,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 03/30/2006 15:48
Action taken: Extinguishment by fire service personnel.
Acres Burned #: < 1
Area of Origin: Outside area, other,  Heat Source: Hot or smoldering object, other,  Item First Ignited: Rubbish, trash, or waste
Cause of Ignition: Unintentional (Misuse of material or product, other)
Location: Ferry Street, Buffalo, NY 142
Fire Department: Buffalo (City) Fire Department, 195 Court, Buffalo, NY 14202,  ID: 15100,  Incident #: 6007843,  Station: 33,  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: 03/30/2006 17:50,  Arrival Time: 03/30/2006 17:53,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 03/30/2006 18:13
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: Engine area, running gear, wheel area,  Heat Source: Heat from powered equipment, other,  Item First Ignited: Flammable liquid/gas - in/from engine or burner
Cause of Ignition: Intentional (Mechanical failure, malfunction, other)
Mobile Property Involved: Involved in ignition and burned,  Type: Passenger car.,  Make: Pontiac,  Model: BONNIVILLE,  License Plate: DBW-2963 NY,  VIN No: IGZHZ5216VH2709
Location: Simon Street, Buffalo, NY 142
Fire Department: Buffalo (City) Fire Department, 195 Court, Buffalo, NY 14202,  ID: 15100,  Incident #: 6007853,  Station: 36,  Shift/Platoon: 2
Incident Type: Attempted burning, illegal action, other.
Alarm Time: 03/30/2006 20:57,  Arrival Time: 03/30/2006 21:01,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 03/30/2006 21:09
Action taken: Information, investigation, and enforcement, other.
Location: Ontario Street, Buffalo, NY 142
Fire Department: Buffalo (City) Fire Department, 195 Court, Buffalo, NY 14202,  ID: 15100,  Incident #: 6007854,  Station: 26
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: 03/30/2006 21:15,  Arrival Time: 03/30/2006 21:18,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 03/30/2006 21:42
Actions taken:
  • Extinguishment by fire service personnel.
  • Salvage and overhaul.
Acres Burned #: < 1
Area of Origin: Highway, parking lot, street: on or near
Mobile Property Involved: Involved in ignition and burned,  Type: Passenger car.,  Make: Pontiac,  Model: GRAND AM,  License Plate: DAU2067 NY,  VIN No: 1G2NW52E63M685679
Location: Donovan Drive H , Buffalo, NY 142
Fire Department: Buffalo (City) Fire Department, 195 Court, Buffalo, NY 14202,  ID: 15100,  Incident #: 6007856,  Station: 33,  Shift/Platoon: 2
Incident Type: Building fire
Alarm Time: 03/30/2006 21:50,  Arrival Time: 03/30/2006 21:55,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 03/30/2006 22:48
Property Value: $40000,  Contents Value: $15000,  Contents Loss: $1000
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.
Buildings Involved #: 1,  Acres Burned #: < 1
Area of Origin: Substructure area or space, crawl space,  Item First Ignited: Dust, fiber, lint, including sawdust and excelsior
Cause of Ignition: Unintentional (Failure to clean)
Equipment Involved: Clothes dryer,  Brand: UNKNOWN,  Model: UNKNOWN,  Serial No: UNKNOWN,  Power: Electrical, other,  Portability: Stationary
Structure Type: Enclosed building,  Status: In normal use,  Stories: 2 Above, 1 Below,  Square Feet: 600,  Stories with Damage: 1 Minor
Detector Presence: Detectors Present,  Type: Combination smoke - heat,  Power: Hardwire with battery,  Operation: Operated,  Effectiveness: Alerted Occupants
Location: Walden Avenue, Buffalo, NY 142
Fire Department: Buffalo (City) Fire Department, 195 Court, Buffalo, NY 14202,  ID: 15100,  Incident #: 6007860,  Station: 31,  Shift/Platoon: 2
Incident Type: Building fire
Alarm Time: 03/30/2006 22:51,  Arrival Time: 03/30/2006 22:53,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 03/31/2006 00:02
Civilian Injuries: 1,  Property Value: $125000,  Property Loss: $75000,  Contents Value: $100000,  Contents Loss: $75000
Action taken: Extinguishment by fire service personnel.
Buildings Involved #: 1,  Acres Burned #: < 1
On Site Materials:
  • Motor vehicles & parts, other
  • LP gas, Butane, Propane
Area of Origin: Vehicle area, other
Cause of Ignition: Intentional (Cutting, welding too close to combustible)
Structure Type: Enclosed building,  Status: In normal use,  Stories: 1 Above,  Square Feet: 14400,  Stories with Damage: 1 Extreme
Civilian Casualty:  Age: 35,  Gender: Male,  Race: Black,  Affiliation: Civilian,  Severity: Moderate,  Location: Not in area of origin but involved,  Cause: Exposed to fire products,  Symptom: Burns and smoke inhalation,  Injured: Upper extremities,  Factors Contributing: Fire pattern, other
Location: Walden Avenue, Buffalo, NY 142
Fire Department: Buffalo (City) Fire Department, 195 Court, Buffalo, NY 14202,  ID: 15100,  Incident #: 6007865,  Station: 31,  Shift/Platoon: 2
Incident Type: Attempted burning, illegal action, other.
Alarm Time: 03/31/2006 00:47,  Arrival Time: 03/31/2006 00:47,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 03/31/2006 00:48
Action taken: Investigate. Includes investigations done on arrival to determine the situation and postincident investigations; and collecting incident information for incident reporting purposes.
Location: Bailey Avenue, Buffalo, NY 142
Fire Department: Buffalo (City) Fire Department, 195 Court, Buffalo, NY 14202,  ID: 15100,  Incident #: 6007866,  Station: 23,  Shift/Platoon: 2
Incident Type: Hazardous condition (no fire), other.
Alarm Time: 03/31/2006 00:54,  Arrival Time: 03/31/2006 00:59,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 03/31/2006 01:05
Action taken: Investigate. Includes investigations done on arrival to determine the situation and postincident investigations; and collecting incident information for incident reporting purposes.
Location: Doat Street, Buffalo, NY 142
Fire Department: Buffalo (City) Fire Department, 195 Court, Buffalo, NY 14202,  ID: 15100,  Incident #: 6007887,  Station: 31,  Shift/Platoon: 4
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: 03/31/2006 08:40,  Arrival Time: 03/31/2006 08:40,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 03/31/2006 08:49
Action taken: Extinguishment by fire service personnel.
Acres Burned #: 1
Area of Origin: Open area - outside,  Heat Source: Match,  Item First Ignited: Light vegetation - not crop, including grass
Cause of Ignition: Intentional
Location: Fordham Drive, Buffalo, NY 142
Fire Department: Buffalo (City) Fire Department, 195 Court, Buffalo, NY 14202,  ID: 15100,  Incident #: 6007898,  Station: 36,  Shift/Platoon: 4
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: 03/31/2006 11:29,  Arrival Time: 03/31/2006 11:32,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 03/31/2006 11:38
Action taken: Extinguishment by fire service personnel.
Acres Burned #: < 1
Area of Origin: Outside area, other
Cause of Ignition: Act of nature
Location: Fillmore Av FRON , Buffalo, NY 142
Fire Department: Buffalo (City) Fire Department, 195 Court, Buffalo, NY 14202,  ID: 15100,  Incident #: 6007913,  Station: 33,  Shift/Platoon: 4
Incident Type: Trash or rubbish fire in a structure, with no flame damage to structure or its contents.
Alarm Time: 03/31/2006 14:03,  Arrival Time: 03/31/2006 14:06,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 03/31/2006 14:12
Property Value: $100,  Property Loss: $100
Action taken: Extinguishment by fire service personnel.
Acres Burned #: < 1
Area of Origin: Open area - outside
Location: Central Avenue, Buffalo, NY 142
Fire Department: Buffalo (City) Fire Department, 195 Court, Buffalo, NY 14202,  ID: 15100,  Incident #: 6007918,  Station: 28,  Shift/Platoon: 4
Incident Type: Cooking fire involving the contents of a cooking vessel without fire extension beyond the vessel.
Alarm Time: 03/31/2006 16:01,  Arrival Time: 03/31/2006 16:03,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 03/31/2006 16:11
Action taken: Actions taken, other.
Acres Burned #: < 1
Area of Origin: Cooking area, kitchen
Cause of Ignition: Unintentional
Location: Eng23, Buffalo, NY 142
Fire Department: Buffalo (City) Fire Department, 195 Court, Buffalo, NY 14202,  ID: 15100,  Incident #: 6007936,  Station: 23
Incident Type: Trash or rubbish fire in a structure, with no flame damage to structure or its contents.
Alarm Time: 03/31/2006 20:49,  Arrival Time: 03/31/2006 20:49,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 03/31/2006 20:57
Action taken: Extinguishment by fire service personnel.
Acres Burned #: < 1
Area of Origin: Outside area, other,  Item First Ignited: Rubbish, trash, or waste
Location: Hirschbeck Street, Buffalo, NY 142
Fire Department: Buffalo (City) Fire Department, 195 Court, Buffalo, NY 14202,  ID: 15100,  Incident #: 6007961,  Station: 22
Incident Type: Building fire
Alarm Time: 04/01/2006 01:19,  Arrival Time: 04/01/2006 01:21,  Controlled Time: 04/01/2006 01:49,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 04/01/2006 02:34
Property Value: $24000,  Property Loss: $15000
Actions taken:
  • Extinguishment by fire service personnel.
  • Salvage and overhaul.
  • Ventilate. Includes nonhazardous odor removal and removal of smoke from nonhazardous materials-related fires.
Buildings Involved #: 1,  Acres Burned #: < 1
Heat Source: Incendiary device
Cause of Ignition: Intentional
Location: York Street, Buffalo, NY 142
Fire Department: Buffalo (City) Fire Department, 195 Court, Buffalo, NY 14202,  ID: 15100,  Incident #: 6007969,  Station: 2
Incident Type: Arcing, shorted electrical equipment.
Alarm Time: 04/01/2006 05:04,  Arrival Time: 04/01/2006 05:08,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 04/01/2006 05:26
Action taken: Investigate. Includes investigations done on arrival to determine the situation and postincident investigations; and collecting incident information for incident reporting purposes.
Location: Ellicott Street, Buffalo, NY 142
Fire Department: Buffalo (City) Fire Department, 195 Court, Buffalo, NY 14202,  ID: 15100,  Incident #: 6007999,  Station: 1,  Shift/Platoon: 4
Incident Type: Arcing, shorted electrical equipment.
Alarm Time: 04/01/2006 13:19,  Arrival Time: 04/01/2006 13:22,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 04/01/2006 13:26
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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