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Burlington: Fire Incidents in 2006, Iowa (IA)


2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

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

Incident types - Burlington

Incident types - Iowa



Location: Summer Street, Burlington, IA 52601
Fire Department: Burlington Fire Department, Des Moines, IA 52601,  ID: 29001,  Incident #: 31,  Station: C,  Shift/Platoon: A
Incident Type: Fire
Alarm Time: 01/03/2006 16:30,  Arrival Time: 01/03/2006 16:30,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 01/03/2006 16:58
Property Value: $15,  Property Loss: $15
Alarms transmitted for the incident: 1
Action taken: Investigate. Includes investigations done on arrival to determine the situation and postincident investigations; and collecting incident information for incident reporting purposes.
Location: Cameron Street, Burlington, IA 52601
Fire Department: Burlington Fire Department, Des Moines, IA 52601,  ID: 29001,  Incident #: 47,  Station: C,  Shift/Platoon: 1
Incident Type: Building fire
Alarm Time: 01/05/2006 17:37,  Arrival Time: 01/05/2006 17:41,  Controlled Time: 01/05/2006 18:15,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 01/05/2006 19:41
Property Value: $35000,  Property Loss: $8000,  Contents Value: $10000,  Contents Loss: $1500
Alarms transmitted for the incident: 1
Actions taken:
  • Extinguishment by fire service personnel.
  • Salvage and overhaul.
  • Incident command. Includes providing support to incident command activities.
Buildings Involved #: 1,  Acres Burned #: < 1
Area of Origin: Attic: vacant, crawl space above top story, cupola,  Heat Source: Hot or smoldering object, other,  Item First Ignited: Structural member or framing
Cause of Ignition: Failure of equipment or heat source (Equipment overloaded)
Structure Type: Enclosed building,  Status: In normal use,  Stories: 1 Above, 1 Below,  Square Feet: 1100,  Stories with Damage: 1 Minor
Detector Presence: Detectors Present,  Type: Smoke,  Power: Battery Only,  Operation: Fire too small to operate
Location: Central Avenue, Burlington, IA 52601
Fire Department: Burlington Fire Department, Des Moines, IA 52601,  ID: 29001,  Incident #: 76,  Station: C,  Shift/Platoon: 1
Incident Type: Chemical spill or leak. Includes unstable, reactive, explosive material.
Alarm Time: 01/09/2006 04:34,  Arrival Time: 01/09/2006 04:40,  Controlled Time: 01/09/2006 04:54,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 01/09/2006 04:54
Alarms transmitted for the incident: 1
Actions taken:
  • Hazardous materials leak control and containment. Includes actions taken to keep a material within its container.
  • Remove hazard. Includes neutralizing a hazardous condition.
Released From: Inside/On Structure,  Disposition: Completed by fire service only
Location: Elm Street, Burlington, IA 52601
Fire Department: Burlington Fire Department, Des Moines, IA 52601,  ID: 29001,  Incident #: 77,  Station: C,  Shift/Platoon: 1
Incident Type: Building fire
Alarm Time: 01/09/2006 03:34,  Arrival Time: 01/09/2006 03:38,  Controlled Time: 01/09/2006 03:47,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 01/09/2006 04:30
Property Value: $70000,  Property Loss: $5000,  Contents Value: $7000
Alarms transmitted for the incident: 1,  Detector Alerted Occupants: Yes,  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.
Actions taken:
  • Extinguishment by fire service personnel.
  • Salvage and overhaul.
  • Incident command. Includes providing support to incident command activities.
Buildings Involved #: 1,  Acres Burned #: < 1
Area of Origin: Entrance way, lobby,  Heat Source: Incendiary device,  Item First Ignited: Exterior trim, including doors
Cause of Ignition: Intentional (Flammable liquid used to kindle fire)
Structure Type: Enclosed building,  Status: In normal use,  Stories: 2 Above, 1 Below,  Square Feet: 1300,  Stories with Damage: 1 Minor
Detector Presence: Detectors Present,  Operation: Operated,  Effectiveness: Alerted Occupants
Location: 10th Street, Burlington, IA 52601
Fire Department: Burlington Fire Department, Des Moines, IA 52601,  ID: 29001,  Incident #: 79,  Station: C,  Shift/Platoon: 1
Incident Type: Building fire
Alarm Time: 01/09/2006 04:17,  Arrival Time: 01/09/2006 04:18,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 01/09/2006 04:35
Property Value: $50000,  Property Loss: $100,  Contents Value: $7500
Alarms transmitted for the incident: 1,  Detector Alerted Occupants: Yes,  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: 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: Wall surface: exterior,  Heat Source: Incendiary device,  Item First Ignited: Exterior wall covering or finish
Cause of Ignition: Intentional (Flammable liquid used to kindle fire)
Structure Type: Enclosed building,  Status: In normal use,  Stories: 2 Above, 1 Below,  Square Feet: 1300,  Stories with Damage: 1 Minor
Location: 3rd Street, Burlington, IA 52601
Fire Department: Burlington Fire Department, Des Moines, IA 52601,  ID: 29001,  Incident #: 90,  Station: C,  Shift/Platoon: 3
Incident Type: Electrical wiring/equipment problem, other.
Alarm Time: 01/10/2006 09:13,  Arrival Time: 01/10/2006 09:15,  Controlled Time: 01/10/2006 09:30,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 01/10/2006 09:30
Alarms transmitted for the incident: 1
Action taken: Restore fire alarm system. Includes restoring fire alarm systems monitored by the fire service.
Location: Division Street, Burlington, IA 52601
Fire Department: Burlington Fire Department, Des Moines, IA 52601,  ID: 29001,  Incident #: 91,  Station: C,  Shift/Platoon: 3
Incident Type: Vehicle accident, general cleanup. Includes incidents where FD is dispatched after the accident to clear away debris. Excludes extrication from vehicle and flammable liquid spills.
Alarm Time: 01/10/2006 12:20,  Arrival Time: 01/10/2006 12:21,  Controlled Time: 01/10/2006 12:43,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 01/10/2006 12:43
Property Loss: $7000
Alarms transmitted for the incident: 1
Action taken: Remove hazard. Includes neutralizing a hazardous condition.
Location: Washington Street, Burlington, IA 52601
Fire Department: Burlington Fire Department, Des Moines, IA 52601,  ID: 29001,  Incident #: 103,  Station: C,  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: 01/11/2006 17:41,  Arrival Time: 01/11/2006 17:46,  Controlled Time: 01/11/2006 17:58,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 01/11/2006 17:58
Property Value: $2000
Alarms transmitted for the incident: 1
Actions taken:
  • Incident command. Includes providing support to incident command activities.
  • 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,  Item First Ignited: Flammable liquid/gas - in/from engine or burner
Cause of Ignition: Failure of equipment or heat source
Mobile Property Involved: Involved in ignition, but did not itself burn,  Type: Passenger car.,  Make: Chevrolet,  Model: Lumina,  Year: 1992,  License Plate: 343PQR IA,  VIN No: 1GNDU06L3NT100095
Location: Plane Street, Burlington, IA 52601
Fire Department: Burlington Fire Department, Des Moines, IA 52601,  ID: 29001,  Incident #: 120,  Station: C,  Shift/Platoon: 2
Incident Type: Building fire
Alarm Time: 01/12/2006 16:47,  Arrival Time: 01/12/2006 16:51,  Controlled Time: 01/12/2006 16:55,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 01/12/2006 17:03
Property Value: $80000,  Contents Value: $20000,  Contents Loss: $50
Alarms transmitted for the incident: 1
Actions taken:
  • Incident command. Includes providing support to incident command activities.
  • 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: Bathroom, checkroom, lavatory, locker room,  Heat Source: Match,  Item First Ignited: Floor covering or rug/carpet/mat
Cause of Ignition: Intentional (Playing with heat source)
Structure Type: Enclosed building,  Status: In normal use,  Stories: 1 Above, 1 Below,  Square Feet: 1200
Location: Ash Street, Burlington, IA 52601
Fire Department: Burlington Fire Department, Des Moines, IA 52601,  ID: 29001,  Incident #: 122,  Station: C,  Shift/Platoon: 2
Incident Type: Building fire
Alarm Time: 01/13/2006 00:30,  Arrival Time: 01/13/2006 00:36,  Controlled Time: 01/13/2006 00:40,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 01/13/2006 01:20
Property Value: $80000,  Property Loss: $500,  Contents Value: $20000
Alarms transmitted for the incident: 1,  Detector Alerted Occupants: Yes
Actions taken:
  • Ventilate. Includes nonhazardous odor removal and removal of smoke from nonhazardous materials-related fires.
  • Incident command. Includes providing support to incident command activities.
  • Refer to proper authority. Includes turnover of incidents to other authorities or agencies such as the police.
Buildings Involved #: 1,  Acres Burned #: < 1
Area of Origin: Bathroom, checkroom, lavatory, locker room,  Heat Source: Hot or smoldering object, other,  Item First Ignited: Interior ceiling cover or finish
Cause of Ignition: Failure of equipment or heat source (Unspecified short-circuit arc)
Structure Type: Enclosed building,  Status: In normal use,  Stories: 2 Above, 1 Below,  Square Feet: 1600
Detector Presence: Detectors Present,  Type: Smoke,  Power: Battery Only,  Operation: Failed to Operate,  Failure Reason: Battery missing or disconnected
Location: Leebrick Street, Burlington, IA 52601
Fire Department: Burlington Fire Department, Des Moines, IA 52601,  ID: 29001,  Incident #: 126,  Station: C,  Shift/Platoon: 3
Incident Type: Building fire
Alarm Time: 01/14/2006 02:20,  Arrival Time: 01/14/2006 02:25,  Controlled Time: 01/14/2006 03:00,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 01/14/2006 05:20
Property Value: $300000,  Property Loss: $45000,  Contents Value: $150000,  Contents Loss: $10000
Alarms transmitted for the incident: 1,  Detector Alerted Occupants: Yes
Actions taken:
  • Extinguishment by fire service personnel.
  • Rescue, remove from harm. Excludes vehicle extrication.
  • Salvage and overhaul.
Buildings Involved #: 1,  Acres Burned #: < 1
Area of Origin: Bathroom, checkroom, lavatory, locker room,  Heat Source: Arcing,  Item First Ignited: Interior wall covering excluding drapes, etc.
Cause of Ignition: Cause under investigation (Elderly occupants)
Structure Type: Enclosed building,  Status: In normal use,  Stories: 2 Above, 1 Below,  Square Feet: 4900,  Stories with Damage: 2 Minor
Detector Presence: Detectors Present,  Type: More than 1 type present,  Operation: Operated,  Effectiveness: Alerted Occupants

Arson Case Status: Investigation closed
Location: Melrose Court, Burlington, IA 52601
Fire Department: Burlington Fire Department, Des Moines, IA 52601,  ID: 29001,  Incident #: 144,  Station: C,  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: 01/16/2006 10:26,  Arrival Time: 01/16/2006 10:32,  Controlled Time: 01/16/2006 10:45,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 01/16/2006 11:16
Alarms transmitted for the incident: 1
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.
Acres Burned #: < 1
Area of Origin: Open area - outside,  Item First Ignited: Light vegetation - not crop, including grass
Cause of Ignition: Intentional
Location: Osborn Street, Burlington, IA 52601
Fire Department: Burlington Fire Department, Des Moines, IA 52601,  ID: 29001,  Incident #: 154,  Station: C,  Shift/Platoon: A
Incident Type: Unauthorized burning. Includes fires that are under control and not endangering property.
Alarm Time: 01/16/2006 14:22,  Arrival Time: 01/16/2006 14:22,  Controlled Time: 01/16/2006 14:25,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 01/16/2006 14:27
Alarms transmitted for the incident: 1
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.
Location: Main Street, Burlington, IA 52601
Fire Department: Burlington Fire Department, Des Moines, IA 52601,  ID: 29001,  Incident #: 169,  Station: C,  Shift/Platoon: 2
Incident Type: Gasoline or other flammable liquid spill (flash point below 100 degrees F at standard temperature and pressure (Class I)).
Alarm Time: 01/18/2006 07:50,  Arrival Time: 01/18/2006 07:54,  Controlled Time: 01/18/2006 08:00,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 01/18/2006 08:54
Alarms transmitted for the incident: 1,  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.
Actions taken:
  • Hazardous materials leak control and containment. Includes actions taken to keep a material within its container.
  • Incident command. Includes providing support to incident command activities.
  • Investigate. Includes investigations done on arrival to determine the situation and postincident investigations; and collecting incident information for incident reporting purposes.
Released From: Outside of structure,  Population Density: Urban Center - Densely populated,  Cause of Release: Container or containment failure,  Disposition: Released to property owner or manager,  Actions Taken: Isolate area & establish hazard control zones,  Hazmat leak control and containment,  Investigate
Location: Gnahn Street, Burlington, IA 52601
Fire Department: Burlington Fire Department, Des Moines, IA 52601,  ID: 29001,  Incident #: 174,  Station: C,  Shift/Platoon: 2
Incident Type: Special outside fire, other.
Alarm Time: 01/18/2006 19:04,  Arrival Time: 01/18/2006 19:07,  Controlled Time: 01/18/2006 19:07,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 01/18/2006 20:10
Alarms transmitted for the incident: 1
Actions taken:
  • Incident command. Includes providing support to incident command activities.
  • Refer to proper authority. Includes turnover of incidents to other authorities or agencies such as the police.
  • 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: Highway, parking lot, street: on or near,  Item First Ignited: Soft goods, wearing apparel, other
Cause of Ignition: Intentional
  • Playing with heat source
  • Misuse of material or product, other
Location: Lincoln Street, Burlington, IA 52601
Fire Department: Burlington Fire Department, Des Moines, IA 52601,  ID: 29001,  Incident #: 176,  Station: C,  Shift/Platoon: 2
Incident Type: Special outside fire, other.
Alarm Time: 01/18/2006 20:15,  Arrival Time: 01/18/2006 20:16,  Controlled Time: 01/18/2006 20:17,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 01/18/2006 20:30
Alarms transmitted for the incident: 1
Actions taken:
  • Incident command. Includes providing support to incident command activities.
  • 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: Highway, parking lot, street: on or near
Cause of Ignition: Intentional
  • Misuse of material or product, other
  • Flammable liquid used to kindle fire
Location: South Street, Burlington, IA 52601
Fire Department: Burlington Fire Department, Des Moines, IA 52601,  ID: 29001,  Incident #: 181,  Station: C,  Shift/Platoon: 3
Incident Type: Unauthorized burning. Includes fires that are under control and not endangering property.
Alarm Time: 01/19/2006 19:46,  Arrival Time: 01/19/2006 19:49,  Controlled Time: 01/19/2006 19:56,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 01/19/2006 19:56
Alarms transmitted for the incident: 1
Action taken: Enforce fire code and other codes. Includes response to public complaints and abatement of code violations.
Location: Unspecified, Burlington, IA 52601
Fire Department: Burlington Fire Department, Des Moines, IA 52601,  ID: 29001,  Incident #: 183,  Station: C,  Shift/Platoon: 3
Incident Type: Forest, woods, or wildland fire. Includes fires involving vegetative fuels, other than prescribed fire, that occur in an area in which development is essentially nonexistent, except for roads, railroads, power lines, and the like.
Alarm Time: 01/19/2006 17:32,  Arrival Time: 01/19/2006 17:38,  Controlled Time: 01/19/2006 20:41,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 01/19/2006 20:41
Alarms transmitted for the incident: 1
Action taken: Contain fire (wildland).
Acres Burned #: < 1
Area of Origin: Wildland, woods,  Item First Ignited: Heavy vegetation - not crop, including trees
Location: Parkway Drive, Burlington, IA 52601
Fire Department: Burlington Fire Department, Des Moines, IA 52601,  ID: 29001,  Incident #: 218,  Station: C,  Shift/Platoon: 1
Incident Type: Building fire
Alarm Time: 01/23/2006 18:39,  Arrival Time: 01/23/2006 18:45,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 01/23/2006 19:01
Civilian Injuries: 1,  Property Value: $80000,  Property Loss: $500,  Contents Value: $15000
Alarms transmitted for the incident: 1,  Detector Alerted Occupants: Yes
Actions taken:
  • Ventilate. Includes nonhazardous odor removal and removal of smoke from nonhazardous materials-related fires.
  • Incident command. Includes providing support to incident command activities.
  • 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: Radiated, conducted heat from operating equipment,  Item First Ignited: Cooking materials, including edible materials
Cause of Ignition: Unintentional (Equipment unattended)
Structure Type: Enclosed building,  Status: In normal use,  Stories: 1 Above,  Square Feet: 1300,  Stories with Damage: 1 Minor
Detector Presence: Detectors Present,  Type: Smoke,  Power: Battery Only,  Operation: Operated,  Effectiveness: Alerted Occupants
Civilian Casualty:  Age: 24,  Gender: Female,  Race: White,  Affiliation: Civilian,  Severity: Minor,  Activity: Fire control,  Location: Not in area of origin and not involved,  Cause: Exposed to fire products,  Symptom: Burns only: thermal,  Injured: Upper extremities
Location: Main Street, Burlington, IA 52601
Fire Department: Burlington Fire Department, Des Moines, IA 52601,  ID: 29001,  Incident #: 232,  Station: C,  Shift/Platoon: 2
Incident Type: Carbon monoxide incident. Excludes incidents with nothing found.
Alarm Time: 01/24/2006 15:12,  Arrival Time: 01/24/2006 15:12,  Controlled Time: 01/24/2006 15:20,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 01/24/2006 15:45
Alarms transmitted for the incident: 1
Actions taken:
  • Evacuate area. Removal of civilians from an area determined to be hazardous.
  • Incident command. Includes providing support to incident command activities.
  • Investigate. Includes investigations done on arrival to determine the situation and postincident investigations; and collecting incident information for incident reporting purposes.
Location: Melrose Court, Burlington, IA 52601
Fire Department: Burlington Fire Department, Des Moines, IA 52601,  ID: 29001,  Incident #: 250,  Station: C,  Shift/Platoon: 1
Incident Type: Brush or brush-and-grass mixture fire. Includes ground fuels lying on or immediately above the ground such as duff, roots, dead leaves, fine dead wood, and downed logs.
Alarm Time: 01/26/2006 15:23,  Arrival Time: 01/26/2006 15:28,  Controlled Time: 01/26/2006 15:41,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 01/26/2006 15:41
Alarms transmitted for the incident: 1
Action taken: Fire control or extinguishment, other.
Acres Burned #: < 1
Area of Origin: Open area - outside,  Heat Source: Heat from other open flame or smoking materials,  Item First Ignited: Light vegetation - not crop, including grass
Cause of Ignition: Cause under investigation (Misuse of material or product, other)
Location: Columbia Street, Burlington, IA 52601
Fire Department: Burlington Fire Department, Des Moines, IA 52601,  ID: 29001,  Incident #: 292,  Station: C,  Shift/Platoon: 2
Incident Type: Overheated motor or wiring.
Alarm Time: 01/30/2006 12:37,  Arrival Time: 01/30/2006 12:39,  Controlled Time: 01/30/2006 12:50,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 01/30/2006 13:50
Property Value: $200000,  Property Loss: $1000
Alarms transmitted for the incident: 1,  Detector Alerted Occupants: Yes
Actions taken:
  • Evacuate area. Removal of civilians from an area determined to be hazardous.
  • Establish safe area. Includes isolating the area affected by denying entry to unprotected persons and establishing hazard control zones (hot, warm, cold).
  • Incident command. Includes providing support to incident command activities.
Location: Melrose Court, Burlington, IA 52601
Fire Department: Burlington Fire Department, Des Moines, IA 52601,  ID: 29001,  Incident #: 300,  Station: C,  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: 01/31/2006 17:39,  Arrival Time: 01/31/2006 17:46,  Controlled Time: 01/31/2006 17:50,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 01/31/2006 18:08
Alarms transmitted for the incident: 1
Action taken: Extinguishment by fire service personnel.
Acres Burned #: < 1
Area of Origin: Outside area, other
Location: Melrose Court, Burlington, IA 52601
Fire Department: Burlington Fire Department, Des Moines, IA 52601,  ID: 29001,  Incident #: 308,  Station: C,  Shift/Platoon: 1
Incident Type: Brush or brush-and-grass mixture fire. Includes ground fuels lying on or immediately above the ground such as duff, roots, dead leaves, fine dead wood, and downed logs.
Alarm Time: 02/01/2006 16:22,  Arrival Time: 02/01/2006 16:31,  Controlled Time: 02/01/2006 16:46,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 02/01/2006 16:46
Alarms transmitted for the incident: 1,  Detector Alerted Occupants: Yes
Actions taken:
  • Incident command. Includes providing support to incident command activities.
  • Refer to proper authority. Includes turnover of incidents to other authorities or agencies such as the police.
  • 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: Courtyard, patio, porch, terrace,  Item First Ignited: Light vegetation - not crop, including grass
Cause of Ignition: Cause under investigation
Location: Central Avenue, Burlington, IA 52601
Fire Department: Burlington Fire Department, Des Moines, IA 52601,  ID: 29001,  Incident #: 322,  Station: C,  Shift/Platoon: 2
Incident Type: Building fire
Alarm Time: 02/02/2006 19:38,  Arrival Time: 02/02/2006 19:41,  Controlled Time: 02/02/2006 19:55,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 02/02/2006 20:04
Property Value: $65000,  Property Loss: $1000,  Contents Value: $10000,  Contents Loss: $1000
Alarms transmitted for the incident: 1
Actions taken:
  • Ventilate. Includes nonhazardous odor removal and removal of smoke from nonhazardous materials-related fires.
  • Incident command. Includes providing support to incident command activities.
  • 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: Bathroom, checkroom, lavatory, locker room,  Heat Source: Candle
Cause of Ignition: Intentional
  • Playing with heat source
  • Age was a factor
Structure Type: Enclosed building,  Status: In normal use,  Stories: 2 Above, 1 Below,  Square Feet: 800,  Stories with Damage: 1 Minor
Detector Presence: Detectors Present,  Type: Smoke,  Power: Battery Only
Location: Melrose Court, Burlington, IA 52601
Fire Department: Burlington Fire Department, Des Moines, IA 52601,  ID: 29001,  Incident #: 372,  Station: C,  Shift/Platoon: 3
Incident Type: Natural vegetation fire, other.
Alarm Time: 02/06/2006 17:43,  Arrival Time: 02/06/2006 17:47,  Controlled Time: 02/06/2006 18:10,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 02/06/2006 18:10
Alarms transmitted for the incident: 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
Location: Melrose Court, Burlington, IA 52601
Fire Department: Burlington Fire Department, Des Moines, IA 52601,  ID: 29001,  Incident #: 386,  Station: C,  Shift/Platoon: 1
Incident Type: Building fire
Alarm Time: 02/07/2006 19:17,  Arrival Time: 02/07/2006 19:22,  Controlled Time: 02/07/2006 19:25,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 02/07/2006 19:53
Property Value: $50000,  Property Loss: $100,  Contents Value: $7500
Alarms transmitted for the incident: 1
Actions taken:
  • Salvage and overhaul.
  • Incident command. Includes providing support to incident command activities.
  • 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
Cause of Ignition: Cause under investigation
Structure Type: Enclosed building,  Status: In normal use,  Stories: 1 Above,  Square Feet: 1700,  Stories with Damage: 1 Minor
Location: Melrose Court, Burlington, IA 52601
Fire Department: Burlington Fire Department, Des Moines, IA 52601,  ID: 29001,  Incident #: 399,  Station: C,  Shift/Platoon: 2
Incident Type: Building fire
Alarm Time: 02/08/2006 16:03,  Arrival Time: 02/08/2006 16:09,  Controlled Time: 02/08/2006 16:10,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 02/08/2006 16:30
Property Value: $50000,  Property Loss: $1000
Alarms transmitted for the incident: 1,  Detector Alerted Occupants: Yes
Actions taken:
  • Incident command. Includes providing support to incident command activities.
  • 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: Organic materials, other
Cause of Ignition: Intentional (Misuse of material or product, other)
Structure Type: Enclosed building,  Status: In normal use,  Stories: 1 Above,  Square Feet: 1750,  Stories with Damage: 1 Minor
Location: Division Street, Burlington, IA 52601
Fire Department: Burlington Fire Department, Des Moines, IA 52601,  ID: 29001,  Incident #: 412,  Station: C,  Shift/Platoon: 3
Incident Type: Gas leak (natural gas or LPG). Excludes gas odors with no source found.
Alarm Time: 02/10/2006 06:49,  Arrival Time: 02/10/2006 06:54,  Controlled Time: 02/10/2006 07:02,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 02/10/2006 07:02
Alarms transmitted for the incident: 1
Action taken: Investigate. Includes investigations done on arrival to determine the situation and postincident investigations; and collecting incident information for incident reporting purposes.
Location: Northern Drive, Burlington, IA 52601
Fire Department: Burlington Fire Department, Des Moines, IA 52601,  ID: 29001,  Incident #: 418,  Station: C,  Shift/Platoon: 1
Incident Type: Dumpster or other outside trash receptacle fire. Includes waste material from manufacturing or other production processes.
Alarm Time: 02/10/2006 21:19,  Arrival Time: 02/10/2006 21:26,  Controlled Time: 02/10/2006 21:28,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 02/10/2006 21:39
Alarms transmitted for the incident: 1
Actions taken:
  • Extinguishment by fire service personnel.
  • Salvage and overhaul.
  • Incident command. Includes providing support to incident command activities.
Location: Oaks, The, Burlington, IA 52601
Fire Department: Burlington Fire Department, Des Moines, IA 52601,  ID: 29001,  Incident #: 422,  Station: C,  Shift/Platoon: 2
Incident Type: Overheated motor or wiring.
Alarm Time: 02/11/2006 10:14,  Arrival Time: 02/11/2006 10:19,  Controlled Time: 02/11/2006 10:25,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 02/11/2006 10:38
Alarms transmitted for the incident: 1
Actions taken:
  • Incident command. Includes providing support to incident command activities.
  • Investigate. Includes investigations done on arrival to determine the situation and postincident investigations; and collecting incident information for incident reporting purposes.
Location: Leebrick Street, Burlington, IA 52601
Fire Department: Burlington Fire Department, Des Moines, IA 52601,  ID: 29001,  Incident #: 426,  Station: C,  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: 02/11/2006 22:26,  Arrival Time: 02/11/2006 22:29,  Controlled Time: 02/11/2006 22:37,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 02/11/2006 22:51
Property Value: $200,  Property Loss: $200
Alarms transmitted for the incident: 1
Actions taken:
  • Extinguishment by fire service personnel.
  • Incident command. Includes providing support to incident command activities.
  • 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: Radiated, conducted heat from operating equipment,  Item First Ignited: Flammable liquid/gas - in/from engine or burner
Cause of Ignition: Failure of equipment or heat source (Leak or break)
Mobile Property Involved: Involved in ignition and burned,  Type: Passenger car.,  Make: Pontiac,  Model: Grand AM,  Year: 1992,  License Plate: 176PSB IA,  VIN No: 1G2NE1434NC208619
Location: 8th Street, Burlington, IA 52601
Fire Department: Burlington Fire Department, Des Moines, IA 52601,  ID: 29001,  Incident #: 441,  Station: C,  Shift/Platoon: 1
Incident Type: Gas leak (natural gas or LPG). Excludes gas odors with no source found.
Alarm Time: 02/13/2006 15:42,  Arrival Time: 02/13/2006 15:50,  Controlled Time: 02/13/2006 16:22,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 02/13/2006 16:22
Alarms transmitted for the incident: 1
Actions taken:
  • Incident command. Includes providing support to incident command activities.
  • Notify other agencies. Includes notifications of utility companies, property owners, and the like.
  • Investigate. Includes investigations done on arrival to determine the situation and postincident investigations; and collecting incident information for incident reporting purposes.
Location: Division Street, Burlington, IA 52601
Fire Department: Burlington Fire Department, Des Moines, IA 52601,  ID: 29001,  Incident #: 453,  Station: C,  Shift/Platoon: 3
Incident Type: Gas leak (natural gas or LPG). Excludes gas odors with no source found.
Alarm Time: 02/15/2006 10:09,  Arrival Time: 02/15/2006 10:12,  Controlled Time: 02/15/2006 11:16,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 02/15/2006 11:31
Alarms transmitted for the incident: 1
Actions taken:
  • Evacuate area. Removal of civilians from an area determined to be hazardous.
  • Incident command. Includes providing support to incident command activities.
  • Standby.
Location: West Avenue, Burlington, IA 52601
Fire Department: Burlington Fire Department, Des Moines, IA 52601,  ID: 29001,  Incident #: 466,  Station: C,  Shift/Platoon: 1
Incident Type: Arcing, shorted electrical equipment.
Alarm Time: 02/16/2006 21:40,  Arrival Time: 02/16/2006 21:50,  Controlled Time: 02/16/2006 21:50,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 02/16/2006 21:52
Alarms transmitted for the incident: 1
Action taken: Investigate. Includes investigations done on arrival to determine the situation and postincident investigations; and collecting incident information for incident reporting purposes.
Location: Oak Street, Burlington, IA 52601
Fire Department: Burlington Fire Department, Des Moines, IA 52601,  ID: 29001,  Incident #: 471,  Station: C,  Shift/Platoon: 2
Incident Type: Breakdown of light ballast.
Alarm Time: 02/17/2006 09:28,  Arrival Time: 02/17/2006 09:31,  Controlled Time: 02/17/2006 09:35,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 02/17/2006 09:41
Alarms transmitted for the incident: 1
Actions taken:
  • Incident command. Includes providing support to incident command activities.
  • Investigate. Includes investigations done on arrival to determine the situation and postincident investigations; and collecting incident information for incident reporting purposes.
Location: 3rd Street 4 , Burlington, IA 52601
Fire Department: Burlington Fire Department, Des Moines, IA 52601,  ID: 29001,  Incident #: 474,  Station: C,  Shift/Platoon: 2
Incident Type: Cooking fire involving the contents of a cooking vessel without fire extension beyond the vessel.
Alarm Time: 02/17/2006 13:36,  Arrival Time: 02/17/2006 13:38,  Controlled Time: 02/17/2006 13:45,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 02/17/2006 13:58
Alarms transmitted for the incident: 1,  Detector Alerted Occupants: Yes
Actions taken:
  • Ventilate. Includes nonhazardous odor removal and removal of smoke from nonhazardous materials-related fires.
  • Incident command. Includes providing support to incident command activities.
  • 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: Cooking materials, including edible materials
Cause of Ignition: Unintentional
  • Abandoned or discarded materials or products
  • Asleep
Structure Type: Enclosed building,  Status: In normal use,  Stories: 2 Above, 1 Below,  Square Feet: 2000
Detector Presence: Detectors Present,  Type: Smoke,  Power: Battery Only,  Operation: Failed to Operate,  Failure Reason: Battery missing or disconnected
Location: Agency Street, Burlington, IA 52601
Fire Department: Burlington Fire Department, Des Moines, IA 52601,  ID: 29001,  Incident #: 485,  Station: C,  Shift/Platoon: 3
Incident Type: Overheated motor or wiring.
Alarm Time: 02/18/2006 15:38,  Arrival Time: 02/18/2006 15:42,  Controlled Time: 02/18/2006 16:27,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 02/18/2006 16:27
Alarms transmitted for the incident: 1
Action taken: Investigate. Includes investigations done on arrival to determine the situation and postincident investigations; and collecting incident information for incident reporting purposes.
Location: 8th Street, Burlington, IA 52601
Fire Department: Burlington Fire Department, Des Moines, IA 52601,  ID: 29001,  Incident #: 517,  Station: C,  Shift/Platoon: 2
Incident Type: Electrical wiring/equipment problem, other.
Alarm Time: 02/20/2006 17:32,  Arrival Time: 02/20/2006 17:35,  Controlled Time: 02/20/2006 17:45,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 02/20/2006 18:28
Property Value: $85000,  Property Loss: $5000,  Contents Value: $15000,  Contents Loss: $1500
Alarms transmitted for the incident: 1
Actions taken:
  • Hazardous condition, other.
  • Forcible entry, performed by fire service. Includes support to law enforcement.
  • Incident command. Includes providing support to incident command activities.
Location: Roosevelt Avenue, Burlington, IA 52601
Fire Department: Burlington Fire Department, Des Moines, IA 52601,  ID: 29001,  Incident #: 524,  Station: C,  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: 02/21/2006 09:54,  Arrival Time: 02/21/2006 09:58,  Controlled Time: 02/21/2006 10:03,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 02/21/2006 10:11
Alarms transmitted for the incident: 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: Engine area, running gear, wheel area,  Heat Source: Heat from powered equipment, other,  Item First Ignited: Light vegetation - not crop, including grass
Cause of Ignition: Unintentional (Animal)
Mobile Property Involved: Involved in ignition and burned,  Type: Passenger road vehicle, other,  Make: Buick,  Model: LaSabre,  Year: 1995,  License Plate: 529AUW IA,  VIN No: 1G4HR52L1SH51325
Location: Lincoln Street, Burlington, IA 52601
Fire Department: Burlington Fire Department, Des Moines, IA 52601,  ID: 29001,  Incident #: 527,  Station: C,  Shift/Platoon: 3
Incident Type: Building fire
Alarm Time: 02/21/2006 18:10,  Arrival Time: 02/21/2006 18:14,  Controlled Time: 02/21/2006 18:27,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 02/21/2006 20:23
Alarms transmitted for the incident: 1,  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: Bedroom - < 5 persons,  Heat Source: Cigarette lighter
Cause of Ignition: Intentional
  • Playing with heat source
  • Age was a factor
Structure Type: Enclosed building,  Status: In normal use,  Stories: 1 Above, 1 Below,  Square Feet: 900,  Stories with Damage: 1 Heavy
Detector Presence: Detectors Present,  Type: Smoke,  Power: Battery Only,  Operation: Failed to Operate,  Failure Reason: Battery missing or disconnected
Location: Division Street, Burlington, IA 52601
Fire Department: Burlington Fire Department, Des Moines, IA 52601,  ID: 29001,  Incident #: 529,  Station: C,  Shift/Platoon: 1
Incident Type: Electrical wiring/equipment problem, other.
Alarm Time: 02/22/2006 14:10,  Arrival Time: 02/22/2006 14:16,  Controlled Time: 02/22/2006 14:25,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 02/22/2006 14:25
Property Value: $150000,  Contents Value: $51000,  Contents Loss: $1000
Alarms transmitted for the incident: 1,  Detector Alerted Occupants: Yes
Actions taken:
  • Incident command. Includes providing support to incident command activities.
  • Investigate. Includes investigations done on arrival to determine the situation and postincident investigations; and collecting incident information for incident reporting purposes.
Location: Gratton Street, Burlington, IA 52601
Fire Department: Burlington Fire Department, Des Moines, IA 52601,  ID: 29001,  Incident #: 533,  Station: C,  Shift/Platoon: 1
Incident Type: Outside rubbish fire, other.
Alarm Time: 02/22/2006 15:11,  Arrival Time: 02/22/2006 15:18,  Controlled Time: 02/22/2006 15:18,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 02/22/2006 15:18
Alarms transmitted for the incident: 1
Action taken: Enforce fire code and other codes. Includes response to public complaints and abatement of code violations.
Location: Washington Street, Burlington, IA 52601
Fire Department: Burlington Fire Department, Des Moines, IA 52601,  ID: 29001,  Incident #: 542,  Station: C,  Shift/Platoon: 2
Incident Type: Chemical spill or leak. Includes unstable, reactive, explosive material.
Alarm Time: 02/23/2006 14:55,  Arrival Time: 02/23/2006 14:58,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 02/23/2006 15:18
Alarms transmitted for the incident: 1
Actions taken:
  • Incident command. Includes providing support to incident command activities.
  • Remove hazardous materials.
Released From: Outside of structure,  Population Density: Urban Center - Densely populated,  Area Affected: 25 Square Feet,  Cause of Release: Container or containment failure,  Disposition: Released to property owner or manager,  Actions Taken: Remove hazard or hazardous materials,  ,  ,  Factors Contributing To Release: Mechanical failure, malfunction, other
Location: Northern Drive, Burlington, IA 52601
Fire Department: Burlington Fire Department, Des Moines, IA 52601,  ID: 29001,  Incident #: 583,  Station: C,  Shift/Platoon: 3
Incident Type: Dumpster or other outside trash receptacle fire. Includes waste material from manufacturing or other production processes.
Alarm Time: 02/27/2006 21:06,  Arrival Time: 02/27/2006 21:14,  Controlled Time: 02/27/2006 21:20,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 02/27/2006 21:35
Alarms transmitted for the incident: 1
Actions taken:
  • Extinguishment by fire service personnel.
  • Incident command. Includes providing support to incident command activities.
  • 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: Trash, not recyclable
Area of Origin: Highway, parking lot, street: on or near
Cause of Ignition: Cause under investigation
Location: 8th Street, Burlington, IA 52601
Fire Department: Burlington Fire Department, Des Moines, IA 52601,  ID: 29001,  Incident #: 588,  Station: C,  Shift/Platoon: 1
Incident Type: Unauthorized burning. Includes fires that are under control and not endangering property.
Alarm Time: 02/28/2006 19:13,  Arrival Time: 02/28/2006 19:15,  Controlled Time: 02/28/2006 19:23,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 02/28/2006 19:23
Alarms transmitted for the incident: 1
Action taken: Investigate. Includes investigations done on arrival to determine the situation and postincident investigations; and collecting incident information for incident reporting purposes.
Location: South Street, Burlington, IA 52601
Fire Department: Burlington Fire Department, Des Moines, IA 52601,  ID: 29001,  Incident #: 592,  Station: C,  Shift/Platoon: 1
Incident Type: Building fire
Alarm Time: 03/01/2006 02:38,  Arrival Time: 03/01/2006 02:43,  Controlled Time: 03/01/2006 03:56,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 03/01/2006 04:50
Property Value: $125000,  Contents Value: $20000,  Contents Loss: $500
Alarms transmitted for the incident: 1,  Detector Alerted Occupants: Yes
Actions taken:
  • Extinguishment by fire service personnel.
  • Salvage and overhaul.
  • Incident command. Includes providing support to incident command activities.
Buildings Involved #: 1,  Acres Burned #: < 1,  On Site Materials: Insulation
Area of Origin: Multiple areas
Cause of Ignition: Intentional
Structure Type: Enclosed building,  Status: In normal use,  Stories: 2 Above, 1 Below,  Square Feet: 960,  Stories with Damage: 1 Minor
Detector Presence: Detectors Present,  Type: Smoke,  Power: Battery Only,  Operation: Failed to Operate
Location: Lynnwood Drive, Burlington, IA 52601
Fire Department: Burlington Fire Department, Des Moines, IA 52601,  ID: 29001,  Incident #: 595,  Station: C,  Shift/Platoon: 2
Incident Type: Building fire
Alarm Time: 03/01/2006 10:01,  Arrival Time: 03/01/2006 10:07,  Controlled Time: 03/01/2006 10:07,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 03/01/2006 10:17
Alarms transmitted for the incident: 1
Actions taken:
  • Incident command. Includes providing support to incident command activities.
  • 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: Laundry area, wash house (laundry),  Heat Source: Heat from powered equipment, other
Cause of Ignition: Failure of equipment or heat source
Equipment Involved: Clothes dryer,  Brand: Kenmore,  Model: 76978600-69786,  Serial No: M84306177,  Power: Electrical line voltage (>= 50 volts),  Portability: Stationary
Structure Type: Enclosed building,  Status: In normal use,  Stories: 1 Above, 1 Below,  Square Feet: 1500
Detector Presence: Detectors Present,  Type: Smoke,  Power: Battery Only,  Operation: Fire too small to operate
Location: 12th Street, Burlington, IA 52601
Fire Department: Burlington Fire Department, Des Moines, IA 52601,  ID: 29001,  Incident #: 601,  Station: S,  Shift/Platoon: 2
Incident Type: Unauthorized burning. Includes fires that are under control and not endangering property.
Alarm Time: 03/01/2006 17:42,  Arrival Time: 03/01/2006 17:46,  Controlled Time: 03/01/2006 17:50,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 03/01/2006 18:00
Alarms transmitted for the incident: 1
Action taken: Enforce fire code and other codes. Includes response to public complaints and abatement of code violations.
Location: Sweeney Avenue, Burlington, IA 52601
Fire Department: Burlington Fire Department, Des Moines, IA 52601,  ID: 29001,  Incident #: 604,  Station: C,  Shift/Platoon: 1
Incident Type: Chemical spill or leak. Includes unstable, reactive, explosive material.
Alarm Time: 03/01/2006 17:44,  Arrival Time: 03/01/2006 18:02,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 03/01/2006 18:12
Alarms transmitted for the incident: 1
Action taken: Investigate. Includes investigations done on arrival to determine the situation and postincident investigations; and collecting incident information for incident reporting purposes.
Location: 4th Street, Burlington, IA 52601
Fire Department: Burlington Fire Department, Des Moines, IA 52601,  ID: 29001,  Incident #: 605,  Station: C,  Shift/Platoon: 2
Incident Type: Outside rubbish, trash, or waste fire. Excludes outside rubbish fires in a container or receptacle.
Alarm Time: 03/01/2006 20:52,  Arrival Time: 03/01/2006 20:55,  Controlled Time: 03/01/2006 20:56,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 03/01/2006 21:08
Alarms transmitted for the incident: 1
Actions taken:
  • Incident command. Includes providing support to incident command activities.
  • Extinguishment by fire service personnel.
Location: May Avenue, Burlington, IA 52601
Fire Department: Burlington Fire Department, Des Moines, IA 52601,  ID: 29001,  Incident #: 635,  Station: C,  Shift/Platoon: 2
Incident Type: Unauthorized burning. Includes fires that are under control and not endangering property.
Alarm Time: 03/04/2006 15:26,  Arrival Time: 03/04/2006 15:30,  Controlled Time: 03/04/2006 15:41,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 03/04/2006 15:41
Alarms transmitted for the incident: 1
Action taken: Investigate. Includes investigations done on arrival to determine the situation and postincident investigations; and collecting incident information for incident reporting purposes.
Location: 9th Street, Burlington, IA 52601
Fire Department: Burlington Fire Department, Des Moines, IA 52601,  ID: 29001,  Incident #: 715,  Station: C,  Shift/Platoon: 1
Incident Type: Arcing, shorted electrical equipment.
Alarm Time: 03/12/2006 21:48,  Arrival Time: 03/12/2006 21:51,  Controlled Time: 03/12/2006 21:56,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 03/12/2006 21:56
Alarms transmitted for the incident: 1
Actions taken:
  • Incident command. Includes providing support to incident command activities.
  • Refer to proper authority. Includes turnover of incidents to other authorities or agencies such as the police.
  • Investigate. Includes investigations done on arrival to determine the situation and postincident investigations; and collecting incident information for incident reporting purposes.
Location: Summer Street, Burlington, IA 52601
Fire Department: Burlington Fire Department, Des Moines, IA 52601,  ID: 29001,  Incident #: 728,  Station: C,  Shift/Platoon: 2
Incident Type: Chimney or flue fire originating in and confined to a chimney or flue.
Alarm Time: 03/13/2006 17:23,  Arrival Time: 03/13/2006 17:26,  Controlled Time: 03/13/2006 17:35,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 03/13/2006 17:50
Alarms transmitted for the incident: 1
Actions taken:
  • Incident command. Includes providing support to incident command activities.
  • Investigate. Includes investigations done on arrival to determine the situation and postincident investigations; and collecting incident information for incident reporting purposes.
Location: Mason Street, Burlington, IA 52601
Fire Department: Burlington Fire Department, Des Moines, IA 52601,  ID: 29001,  Incident #: 781,  Station: C,  Shift/Platoon: 1
Incident Type: Unauthorized burning. Includes fires that are under control and not endangering property.
Alarm Time: 03/18/2006 07:39,  Arrival Time: 03/18/2006 07:46,  Controlled Time: 03/18/2006 07:52,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 03/18/2006 07:52
Alarms transmitted for the incident: 1
Actions taken:
  • 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.
Location: Emmett Street, Burlington, IA 52601
Fire Department: Burlington Fire Department, Des Moines, IA 52601,  ID: 29001,  Incident #: 787,  Station: C,  Shift/Platoon: 1
Incident Type: Unauthorized burning. Includes fires that are under control and not endangering property.
Alarm Time: 03/18/2006 18:40,  Arrival Time: 03/18/2006 18:45,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 03/18/2006 19:16
Alarms transmitted for the incident: 1
Actions taken:
  • Extinguishment by fire service personnel.
  • Incident command. Includes providing support to incident command activities.
  • Investigate. Includes investigations done on arrival to determine the situation and postincident investigations; and collecting incident information for incident reporting purposes.
Location: Roosevelt Avenue, Burlington, IA 52601
Fire Department: Burlington Fire Department, Des Moines, IA 52601,  ID: 29001,  Incident #: 795,  Station: C,  Shift/Platoon: 3
Incident Type: Outside rubbish, trash, or waste fire. Excludes outside rubbish fires in a container or receptacle.
Alarm Time: 03/19/2006 20:34,  Arrival Time: 03/19/2006 20:47,  Controlled Time: 03/19/2006 20:51,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 03/19/2006 20:53
Alarms transmitted for the incident: 1
Action taken: Extinguishment by fire service personnel.
Location: Highland Avenue, Burlington, IA 52601
Fire Department: Burlington Fire Department, Des Moines, IA 52601,  ID: 29001,  Incident #: 796,  Station: C,  Shift/Platoon: 2
Incident Type: Arcing, shorted electrical equipment.
Alarm Time: 03/19/2006 09:15,  Arrival Time: 03/19/2006 09:20,  Controlled Time: 03/19/2006 09:35,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 03/19/2006 09:43
Contents Value: $20000,  Contents Loss: $250
Alarms transmitted for the incident: 1,  Detector Alerted Occupants: Yes
Actions taken:
  • Incident command. Includes providing support to incident command activities.
  • Investigate. Includes investigations done on arrival to determine the situation and postincident investigations; and collecting incident information for incident reporting purposes.
Location: 8th Street, Burlington, IA 52601
Fire Department: Burlington Fire Department, Des Moines, IA 52601,  ID: 29001,  Incident #: 838,  Station: C,  Shift/Platoon: 2
Incident Type: Chemical spill or leak. Includes unstable, reactive, explosive material.
Alarm Time: 03/25/2006 11:24,  Arrival Time: 03/25/2006 11:26,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 03/25/2006 11:32
Alarms transmitted for the incident: 1
Action taken: Hazardous materials spill control and confinement. Includes confining or diking hazardous materials.
Released From: Outside of structure,  Cause of Release: Unintentional release,  Disposition: Released to property owner or manager,  Actions Taken: Hazmat leak control and containment,  ,  ,  Factors Contributing To Release: Other part failure, leak, or break
Location: Summer Street, Burlington, IA 52601
Fire Department: Burlington Fire Department, Des Moines, IA 52601,  ID: 29001,  Incident #: 848,  Station: C,  Shift/Platoon: 3
Incident Type: Unauthorized burning. Includes fires that are under control and not endangering property.
Alarm Time: 03/26/2006 17:05,  Arrival Time: 03/26/2006 17:08,  Controlled Time: 03/26/2006 17:09,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 03/26/2006 17:34
Alarms transmitted for the incident: 1
Action taken: Information, investigation, and enforcement, other.
Location: Jefferson Street, Burlington, IA 52601
Fire Department: Burlington Fire Department, Des Moines, IA 52601,  ID: 29001,  Incident #: 851,  Station: C,  Shift/Platoon: 3
Incident Type: Oil or other combustible liquid spill (flash point at or above 100 degrees F at standard temperature and pressure (Class II or III)).
Alarm Time: 03/27/2006 03:30,  Arrival Time: 03/27/2006 03:33,  Controlled Time: 03/27/2006 03:50,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 03/27/2006 03:50
Alarms transmitted for the incident: 1
Action taken: Remove hazard. Includes neutralizing a hazardous condition.
Released From: Outside of structure,  Population Density: Urban Center - Densely populated,  Area Affected: 2 Square Feet,  Cause of Release: Container or containment failure,  Disposition: Completed with fire service present,  Actions Taken: Remove hazard or hazardous materials,  ,  ,  Factors Contributing To Release: Other part failure, leak, or break
Location: Garnet Street, Burlington, IA 52601
Fire Department: Burlington Fire Department, Des Moines, IA 52601,  ID: 29001,  Incident #: 867,  Station: C,  Shift/Platoon: 2
Incident Type: Building fire
Alarm Time: 03/29/2006 05:42,  Arrival Time: 03/29/2006 05:47,  Controlled Time: 03/29/2006 05:58,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 03/29/2006 07:47
Property Value: $3000,  Property Loss: $3000,  Contents Value: $500,  Contents Loss: $500
Alarms transmitted for the incident: 1
Actions taken:
  • Incident command. Includes providing support to incident command activities.
  • Extinguishment by fire service personnel.
  • Salvage and overhaul.
Buildings Involved #: 1,  Acres Burned #: < 1,  On Site Materials: Lumber, sawn wood
Area of Origin: Vehicle storage area
Structure Type: Enclosed building,  Status: Idle, not routinely used,  Stories: 1 Above,  Square Feet: 140,  Stories with Damage: 1 Minor

Arson Case Status: Investigation open
Location: Ashmun Street, Burlington, IA 52601
Fire Department: Burlington Fire Department, Des Moines, IA 52601,  ID: 29001,  Incident #: 867,  Station: C,  Shift/Platoon: 2
Incident Type: Fire
Alarm Time: 03/29/2006 05:42,  Arrival Time: 03/29/2006 05:47,  Controlled Time: 03/29/2006 05:58,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 03/29/2006 07:47
Property Value: $60000,  Property Loss: $500
Alarms transmitted for the incident: 1,  Detector Alerted Occupants: Yes
Action taken: Incident command. Includes providing support to incident command activities.
Acres Burned #: < 1
Area of Origin: Outside area, other,  Heat Source: Radiated heat from another fire, (Exposure fire)
Structure Type: Enclosed building,  Status: In normal use,  Stories: 1 Above,  Square Feet: 1200
Location: Roosevelt Avenue, Burlington, IA 52601
Fire Department: Burlington Fire Department, Des Moines, IA 52601,  ID: 29001,  Incident #: 868,  Station: C,  Shift/Platoon: 3
Incident Type: Unauthorized burning. Includes fires that are under control and not endangering property.
Alarm Time: 03/29/2006 10:52,  Arrival Time: 03/29/2006 11:00,  Controlled Time: 03/29/2006 11:01,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 03/29/2006 11:10
Alarms transmitted for the incident: 1
Action taken: Information, investigation, and enforcement, other.
Location: 4th Street, Burlington, IA 52601
Fire Department: Burlington Fire Department, Des Moines, IA 52601,  ID: 29001,  Incident #: 891,  Station: S,  Shift/Platoon: 2
Incident Type: Unauthorized burning. Includes fires that are under control and not endangering property.
Alarm Time: 03/31/2006 16:14,  Arrival Time: 03/31/2006 16:27,  Controlled Time: 03/31/2006 16:27,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 03/31/2006 16:36
Alarms transmitted for the incident: 1
Action taken: Enforce fire code and other codes. Includes response to public complaints and abatement of code violations.
Location: Maple Street, Burlington, IA 52601
Fire Department: Burlington Fire Department, Des Moines, IA 52601,  ID: 29001,  Incident #: 905,  Station: C,  Shift/Platoon: 3
Incident Type: Unauthorized burning. Includes fires that are under control and not endangering property.
Alarm Time: 04/01/2006 18:39,  Arrival Time: 04/01/2006 18:55,  Controlled Time: 04/01/2006 19:00,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 04/01/2006 19:04
Alarms transmitted for the incident: 1
Action taken: Enforce fire code and other codes. Includes response to public complaints and abatement of code violations.
Location: Maple Street, Burlington, IA 52601
Fire Department: Burlington Fire Department, Des Moines, IA 52601,  ID: 29001,  Incident #: 906,  Station: C,  Shift/Platoon: 3
Incident Type: Unauthorized burning. Includes fires that are under control and not endangering property.
Alarm Time: 04/01/2006 18:39,  Arrival Time: 04/01/2006 18:55,  Controlled Time: 04/01/2006 19:00,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 04/01/2006 19:04
Alarms transmitted for the incident: 1
Action taken: Enforce fire code and other codes. Includes response to public complaints and abatement of code violations.
Location: Roosevelt Avenue, Burlington, IA 52601
Fire Department: Burlington Fire Department, Des Moines, IA 52601,  ID: 29001,  Incident #: 908,  Station: C,  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: 04/01/2006 23:26,  Arrival Time: 04/01/2006 23:33,  Controlled Time: 04/02/2006 01:00,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 04/02/2006 01:00
Alarms transmitted for the incident: 1,  Hazardous Material Released: Diesel fuel or fuel oil, vehicle fuel tank or portable storage container less than 55 gallons.
Actions taken:
  • Hazardous materials leak control and containment. Includes actions taken to keep a material within its container.
  • Remove hazard. Includes neutralizing a hazardous condition.
Released From: Outside of structure,  Cause of Release: Unintentional release,  Disposition: Released to local agency,  Actions Taken: Hazmat leak control and containment,  ,  ,  Factors Contributing To Release: Equipment used for purpose not intended,  ,  ,  Mitigating Factors: Released into sewer system
Location: Summer Street, Burlington, IA 52601
Fire Department: Burlington Fire Department, Des Moines, IA 52601,  ID: 29001,  Incident #: 938,  Station: C,  Shift/Platoon: 2
Incident Type: Electrical wiring/equipment problem, other.
Alarm Time: 04/03/2006 20:45,  Arrival Time: 04/03/2006 20:49,  Controlled Time: 04/03/2006 20:58,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 04/03/2006 21:18
Property Value: $75000,  Property Loss: $2000,  Contents Value: $15000,  Contents Loss: $2500
Alarms transmitted for the incident: 1,  Detector Alerted Occupants: Yes
Actions taken:
  • Ventilate. Includes nonhazardous odor removal and removal of smoke from nonhazardous materials-related fires.
  • Incident command. Includes providing support to incident command activities.
  • Investigate. Includes investigations done on arrival to determine the situation and postincident investigations; and collecting incident information for incident reporting purposes.
Location: Jefferson Street, Burlington, IA 52601
Fire Department: Burlington Fire Department, Des Moines, IA 52601,  ID: 29001,  Incident #: 966,  Station: C,  Shift/Platoon: 2
Incident Type: Breakdown of light ballast.
Alarm Time: 04/06/2006 16:43,  Arrival Time: 04/06/2006 16:45,  Controlled Time: 04/06/2006 16:55,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 04/06/2006 17:01
Alarms transmitted for the incident: 1
Actions taken:
  • Incident command. Includes providing support to incident command activities.
  • Investigate. Includes investigations done on arrival to determine the situation and postincident investigations; and collecting incident information for incident reporting purposes.
Location: Hwy 99 Highway, Burlington, IA 52601
Fire Department: Burlington Fire Department, Des Moines, IA 52601,  ID: 29001,  Incident #: 968,  Station: C,  Shift/Platoon: 2
Incident Type: Building fire
Alarm Time: 04/06/2006 21:03,  Arrival Time: 04/06/2006 21:06,  Controlled Time: 04/06/2006 23:00,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 04/07/2006 02:15
Alarms transmitted for the incident: 1
Actions taken:
  • Extinguishment by fire service personnel.
  • Incident command. Includes providing support to incident command activities.
  • 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
  • Delayed detection of fire
  • Delayed reporting of fire
  • Blocked or obstructed roadway
Structure Type: Enclosed building,  Status: Vacant and unsecured,  Stories: 3 Above, 1 Below,  Square Feet: 1500
Location: Osborn Street, Burlington, IA 52601
Fire Department: Burlington Fire Department, Des Moines, IA 52601,  ID: 29001,  Incident #: 977,  Station: C,  Shift/Platoon: 3
Incident Type: Oil or other combustible liquid spill (flash point at or above 100 degrees F at standard temperature and pressure (Class II or III)).
Alarm Time: 04/07/2006 17:00,  Arrival Time: 04/07/2006 17:06,  Controlled Time: 04/07/2006 17:10,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 04/07/2006 17:32
Alarms transmitted for the incident: 1,  Hazardous Material Released: Motor oil from engine or portable container less than 55 gallons.
Action taken: Identification, analysis of hazardous materials.
Released From: Inside/On Structure,  Population Density: Urban Center - Densely populated,  Disposition: Released to property owner or manager
Location: Central Avenue, Burlington, IA 52601
Fire Department: Burlington Fire Department, Des Moines, IA 52601,  ID: 29001,  Incident #: 979,  Station: C,  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: 04/07/2006 19:45,  Arrival Time: 04/07/2006 19:48,  Controlled Time: 04/07/2006 19:50,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 04/07/2006 20:00
Alarms transmitted for the incident: 1
Action taken: Fire control or extinguishment, other.
Acres Burned #: < 1
Area of Origin: Engine area, running gear, wheel area,  Heat Source: Heat from powered equipment, other,  Item First Ignited: Electrical wire, cable insulation
Cause of Ignition: Failure of equipment or heat source (Arc, spark from operating equipment)
Mobile Property Involved: Involved in ignition, but did not itself burn,  Type: Passenger car.,  Make: Ford,  Model: Escort LX,  Year: 1995,  License Plate: 500 PHB IA,  VIN No: 3FASP13J1SR140324
Location: Unspecified, Burlington, IA 52601
Fire Department: Burlington Fire Department, Des Moines, IA 52601,  ID: 29001,  Incident #: 983,  Station: C,  Shift/Platoon: 1
Incident Type: Unauthorized burning. Includes fires that are under control and not endangering property.
Alarm Time: 04/08/2006 16:13,  Arrival Time: 04/08/2006 16:17,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 04/08/2006 16:30
Alarms transmitted for the incident: 1
Actions taken:
  • 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.
Location: Central Avenue, Burlington, IA 52601
Fire Department: Burlington Fire Department, Des Moines, IA 52601,  ID: 29001,  Incident #: 1006,  Station: C,  Shift/Platoon: 3
Incident Type: Building fire
Alarm Time: 04/10/2006 21:14,  Arrival Time: 04/10/2006 21:17,  Controlled Time: 04/10/2006 21:18,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 04/10/2006 21:38
Property Value: $5000,  Property Loss: $500
Alarms transmitted for the incident: 1
Actions taken:
  • Information, investigation, and enforcement, other.
  • 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: Wall surface: exterior,  Heat Source: Heat from other open flame or smoking materials,  Item First Ignited: Organic materials, other
  • Misuse of material or product, other
  • Unattended or unsupervised person
Structure Type: Enclosed building,  Status: Idle, not routinely used,  Stories: 1 Above,  Square Feet: 400,  Stories with Damage: 1 Minor
Location: Higbee Avenue, Burlington, IA 52601
Fire Department: Burlington Fire Department, Des Moines, IA 52601,  ID: 29001,  Incident #: 1036,  Station: C,  Shift/Platoon: 2
Incident Type: Unauthorized burning. Includes fires that are under control and not endangering property.
Alarm Time: 04/12/2006 16:44,  Arrival Time: 04/12/2006 16:48,  Controlled Time: 04/12/2006 16:55,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 04/12/2006 17:06
Alarms transmitted for the incident: 1
Actions taken:
  • Fire control or extinguishment, other.
  • Incident command. Includes providing support to incident command activities.
  • Investigate. Includes investigations done on arrival to determine the situation and postincident investigations; and collecting incident information for incident reporting purposes.
Location: Charles Avenue, Burlington, IA 52601
Fire Department: Burlington Fire Department, Des Moines, IA 52601,  ID: 29001,  Incident #: 1038,  Station: C,  Shift/Platoon: 2
Incident Type: Unauthorized burning. Includes fires that are under control and not endangering property.
Alarm Time: 04/12/2006 19:56,  Arrival Time: 04/12/2006 20:01,  Controlled Time: 04/12/2006 20:15,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 04/12/2006 20:37
Alarms transmitted for the incident: 1
Actions taken:
  • Extinguishment by fire service personnel.
  • Incident command. Includes providing support to incident command activities.
  • Refer to proper authority. Includes turnover of incidents to other authorities or agencies such as the police.
Location: Division Street, Burlington, IA 52601
Fire Department: Burlington Fire Department, Des Moines, IA 52601,  ID: 29001,  Incident #: 1044,  Station: C,  Shift/Platoon: 3
Incident Type: Gas leak (natural gas or LPG). Excludes gas odors with no source found.
Alarm Time: 04/13/2006 09:21,  Arrival Time: 04/13/2006 09:24,  Controlled Time: 04/13/2006 09:25,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 04/13/2006 10:10
Alarms transmitted for the incident: 1
Action taken: Information, investigation, and enforcement, other.
Location: Sunnyside Avenue 48 , Burlington, IA 52601
Fire Department: Burlington Fire Department, Des Moines, IA 52601,  ID: 29001,  Incident #: 1059,  Station: C,  Shift/Platoon: 1
Incident Type: Fire in mobile home used as a fixed residence. Includes mobile homes when not in transit and used as a structure for residential purposes; and manufactured homes built on a permanent chassis.
Alarm Time: 04/14/2006 13:34,  Arrival Time: 04/14/2006 13:39,  Controlled Time: 04/14/2006 14:00,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 04/14/2006 16:35
Property Value: $7500,  Property Loss: $7500,  Contents Value: $2500,  Contents Loss: $2000
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: Substructure area or space, crawl space,  Heat Source: Arcing,  Item First Ignited: Structural member or framing
Cause of Ignition: Failure of equipment or heat source (Asleep)
Structure Type: Fixed portable or mobile structure,  Status: In normal use,  Stories: 1 Above,  Square Feet: 600,  Stories with Damage: 1 Extreme
Location: Sunnyside Avenue, Burlington, IA 52601
Fire Department: Burlington Fire Department, Des Moines, IA 52601,  ID: 29001,  Incident #: 1061,  Station: C,  Shift/Platoon: 1
Incident Type: Fire in mobile home used as a fixed residence. Includes mobile homes when not in transit and used as a structure for residential purposes; and manufactured homes built on a permanent chassis.
Alarm Time: 04/14/2006 17:39,  Arrival Time: 04/14/2006 17:49,  Controlled Time: 04/14/2006 18:12,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 04/14/2006 18:12
Alarms transmitted for the incident: 1
Actions taken:
  • Extinguishment by fire service personnel.
  • Salvage and overhaul.
  • Incident command. Includes providing support to incident command activities.
Acres Burned #: < 1
Area of Origin: Substructure area or space, crawl space,  Item First Ignited: Structural member or framing, (Previously damaged by fire)
Structure Type: Fixed portable or mobile structure,  Stories: 1 Above,  Square Feet: 720,  Stories with Damage: 1 Heavy
Location: Hillary Street, Burlington, IA 52601
Fire Department: Burlington Fire Department, Des Moines, IA 52601,  ID: 29001,  Incident #: 1071,  Station: C,  Shift/Platoon: 2
Incident Type: Unauthorized burning. Includes fires that are under control and not endangering property.
Alarm Time: 04/15/2006 07:51,  Arrival Time: 04/15/2006 07:56,  Controlled Time: 04/15/2006 08:00,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 04/15/2006 08:08
Alarms transmitted for the incident: 1
Actions taken:
  • Incident command. Includes providing support to incident command activities.
  • Investigate. Includes investigations done on arrival to determine the situation and postincident investigations; and collecting incident information for incident reporting purposes.
Location: Lucas Avenue, Burlington, IA 52601
Fire Department: Burlington Fire Department, Des Moines, IA 52601,  ID: 29001,  Incident #: 1073,  Station: C,  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: 04/15/2006 14:02,  Arrival Time: 04/15/2006 14:08,  Controlled Time: 04/15/2006 14:30,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 04/15/2006 15:15
Alarms transmitted for the incident: 1
Actions taken:
  • Fire control or extinguishment, other.
  • Incident command. Includes providing support to incident command activities.
  • Investigate. Includes investigations done on arrival to determine the situation and postincident investigations; and collecting incident information for incident reporting purposes.
Area Type: Urban, heavily populated areas,  Wildland Fire Cause: Misuse of fire,  Ignition Factors: Outside/open fire for debris or waste disposal,  Weather Type: Broken clouds, 6/10 to 9/10 cloud cover,  Wind Direction: East,  Wind Speed: 8 mph,  Air Temperature: 75 F,  Relative Humidity: 76 %,  Buildings Threatened: 2
Total Acres Burned: 0.5
Location: Franklin Street, Burlington, IA 52601
Fire Department: Burlington Fire Department, Des Moines, IA 52601,  ID: 29001,  Incident #: 1075,  Station: C,  Shift/Platoon: 2
Incident Type: Unauthorized burning. Includes fires that are under control and not endangering property.
Alarm Time: 04/15/2006 18:16,  Arrival Time: 04/15/2006 18:21,  Controlled Time: 04/15/2006 18:24,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 04/15/2006 18:33
Alarms transmitted for the incident: 1
Actions taken:
  • Incident command. Includes providing support to incident command activities.
  • Provide information to the public or media.
Location: Oak Street, Burlington, IA 52601
Fire Department: Burlington Fire Department, Des Moines, IA 52601,  ID: 29001,  Incident #: 1076,  Station: C,  Shift/Platoon: 2
Incident Type: Outside rubbish, trash, or waste fire. Excludes outside rubbish fires in a container or receptacle.
Alarm Time: 04/15/2006 19:00,  Arrival Time: 04/15/2006 19:04,  Controlled Time: 04/15/2006 19:10,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 04/15/2006 19:14
Alarms transmitted for the incident: 1
Actions taken:
  • Incident command. Includes providing support to incident command activities.
  • Extinguishment by fire service personnel.
Location: Bluff Road, Burlington, IA 52601
Fire Department: Burlington Fire Department, Des Moines, IA 52601,  ID: 29001,  Incident #: 1091,  Station: C,  Shift/Platoon: 1
Incident Type: Building fire
Alarm Time: 04/17/2006 16:17,  Arrival Time: 04/17/2006 16:20,  Controlled Time: 04/17/2006 16:40,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 04/17/2006 21:15
Property Value: $1000000,  Property Loss: $1500,  Contents Value: $1000000,  Contents Loss: $5000
Alarms transmitted for the incident: 1
Actions taken:
  • Extinguishment by fire service personnel.
  • Salvage and overhaul.
  • Operate apparatus or vehicle.
Buildings Involved #: 1,  Acres Burned #: < 1
Area of Origin: Maintenance shop or area, paint shop or area
Cause of Ignition: Cause under investigation
Structure Type: Enclosed building,  Status: In normal use,  Stories: 3 Above,  Square Feet: 10000,  Stories with Damage: 1 Minor
AES Presence: Present,  Type: Other sprinkler system
Location: Pond Street, Burlington, IA 52601
Fire Department: Burlington Fire Department, Des Moines, IA 52601,  ID: 29001,  Incident #: 1116,  Station: C,  Shift/Platoon: 3
Incident Type: Unauthorized burning. Includes fires that are under control and not endangering property.
Alarm Time: 04/19/2006 16:52,  Arrival Time: 04/19/2006 17:01,  Controlled Time: 04/19/2006 17:10,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 04/19/2006 17:10
Alarms transmitted for the incident: 1
Actions taken:
  • Extinguishment by fire service personnel.
  • Incident command. Includes providing support to incident command activities.
  • Provide information to the public or media.
Location: Aetna Street, Burlington, IA 52601
Fire Department: Burlington Fire Department, Des Moines, IA 52601,  ID: 29001,  Incident #: 1124,  Station: C,  Shift/Platoon: 3
Incident Type: Building fire
Alarm Time: 04/20/2006 02:51,  Arrival Time: 04/20/2006 02:54,  Controlled Time: 04/20/2006 03:00,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 04/20/2006 04:02
Property Value: $100000,  Property Loss: $10000,  Contents Value: $25000,  Contents Loss: $5000
Alarms transmitted for the incident: 1,  Detector Alerted Occupants: Yes
Actions taken:
  • Extinguishment by fire service personnel.
  • Information, investigation, and enforcement, other.
Buildings Involved #: 1,  Acres Burned #: < 1
On Site Materials:
  • Furniture
  • Appliances
Area of Origin: Cooking area, kitchen,  Heat Source: Heat from powered equipment, other,  Item First Ignited: Flammable liquid/gas - uncontained
Cause of Ignition: Unintentional
Structure Type: Enclosed building,  Status: In normal use,  Stories: 1 Above, 1 Below,  Square Feet: 3500,  Stories with Damage: 1 Minor
Detector Presence: Detectors Present,  Type: Smoke,  Power: Battery Only,  Operation: Failed to Operate
Location: Mt. Pleasant Street, Burlington, IA 52601
Fire Department: Burlington Fire Department, Des Moines, IA 52601,  ID: 29001,  Incident #: 1149,  Station: C,  Shift/Platoon: 3
Incident Type: Unauthorized burning. Includes fires that are under control and not endangering property.
Alarm Time: 04/22/2006 13:57,  Arrival Time: 04/22/2006 14:07,  Controlled Time: 04/22/2006 14:21,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 04/22/2006 14:21
Alarms transmitted for the incident: 1
Action taken: Enforce fire code and other codes. Includes response to public complaints and abatement of code violations.
Location: Harrison Avenue, Burlington, IA 52601
Fire Department: Burlington Fire Department, Des Moines, IA 52601,  ID: 29001,  Incident #: 1156,  Station: C,  Shift/Platoon: 3
Incident Type: Unauthorized burning. Includes fires that are under control and not endangering property.
Alarm Time: 04/22/2006 22:02,  Arrival Time: 04/22/2006 22:07,  Controlled Time: 04/22/2006 22:19,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 04/22/2006 22:19
Alarms transmitted for the incident: 1
Action taken: Enforce fire code and other codes. Includes response to public complaints and abatement of code violations.
Location: Unspecified, Burlington, IA 52601
Fire Department: Burlington Fire Department, Des Moines, IA 52601,  ID: 29001,  Incident #: 1167,  Station: C,  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: 04/23/2006 17:09,  Arrival Time: 04/23/2006 17:15,  Controlled Time: 04/23/2006 17:15,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 04/23/2006 17:25
Alarms transmitted for the incident: 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: 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 (Leak or break)
Mobile Property Involved: Involved in ignition and burned,  Type: Passenger car.,  Make: Dodge,  Model: Shadow,  Year: 1993,  License Plate: YO 530 IA,  VIN No: 1B3XP28D6PN563159
Location: Cameron Street, Burlington, IA 52601
Fire Department: Burlington Fire Department, Des Moines, IA 52601,  ID: 29001,  Incident #: 1168,  Station: C,  Shift/Platoon: 1
Incident Type: Unauthorized burning. Includes fires that are under control and not endangering property.
Alarm Time: 04/23/2006 15:19,  Arrival Time: 04/23/2006 15:29,  Controlled Time: 04/23/2006 15:38,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 04/23/2006 15:38
Alarms transmitted for the incident: 1
Actions taken:
  • Incident command. Includes providing support to incident command activities.
  • 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.
Location: Louisa Street, Burlington, IA 52601
Fire Department: Burlington Fire Department, Des Moines, IA 52601,  ID: 29001,  Incident #: 1169,  Station: C,  Shift/Platoon: 1
Incident Type: Outside rubbish, trash, or waste fire. Excludes outside rubbish fires in a container or receptacle.
Alarm Time: 04/23/2006 20:12,  Arrival Time: 04/23/2006 20:16,  Controlled Time: 04/23/2006 20:18,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 04/23/2006 20:23
Alarms transmitted for the incident: 1
Action taken: Enforce fire code and other codes. Includes response to public complaints and abatement of code violations.
Location: Washington Street 2 , Burlington, IA 52601
Fire Department: Burlington Fire Department, Des Moines, IA 52601,  ID: 29001,  Incident #: 1178,  Station: C,  Shift/Platoon: 2
Incident Type: Arcing, shorted electrical equipment.
Alarm Time: 04/24/2006 23:29,  Arrival Time: 04/24/2006 23:33,  Controlled Time: 04/24/2006 23:45,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 04/24/2006 23:49
Property Value: $60000,  Property Loss: $300
Alarms transmitted for the incident: 1,  Detector Alerted Occupants: Yes
Actions taken:
  • Incident command. Includes providing support to incident command activities.
  • Investigate. Includes investigations done on arrival to determine the situation and postincident investigations; and collecting incident information for incident reporting purposes.
Location: Leebrick Street, Burlington, IA 52601
Fire Department: Burlington Fire Department, Des Moines, IA 52601,  ID: 29001,  Incident #: 1215,  Station: C,  Shift/Platoon: 3
Incident Type: Unauthorized burning. Includes fires that are under control and not endangering property.
Alarm Time: 04/28/2006 21:54,  Arrival Time: 04/28/2006 21:56,  Controlled Time: 04/28/2006 22:01,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 04/28/2006 22:01
Alarms transmitted for the incident: 1
Action taken: Enforce fire code and other codes. Includes response to public complaints and abatement of code violations.
Location: 12th Street, Burlington, IA 52601
Fire Department: Burlington Fire Department, Des Moines, IA 52601,  ID: 29001,  Incident #: 1239,  Station: C,  Shift/Platoon: 3
Incident Type: Unauthorized burning. Includes fires that are under control and not endangering property.
Alarm Time: 05/01/2006 13:57,  Arrival Time: 05/01/2006 13:58,  Controlled Time: 05/01/2006 13:59,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 05/01/2006 14:17
Alarms transmitted for the incident: 1
Action taken: Information, investigation, and enforcement, other.
Location: Roosevelt Avenue, Burlington, IA 52601
Fire Department: Burlington Fire Department, Des Moines, IA 52601,  ID: 29001,  Incident #: 1257,  Station: C,  Shift/Platoon: 2
Incident Type: Unauthorized burning. Includes fires that are under control and not endangering property.
Alarm Time: 05/03/2006 14:48,  Arrival Time: 05/03/2006 14:55,  Controlled Time: 05/03/2006 14:55,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 05/03/2006 15:06
Alarms transmitted for the incident: 1
Action taken: Information, investigation, and enforcement, other.
Location: 12th Street, Burlington, IA 52601
Fire Department: Burlington Fire Department, Des Moines, IA 52601,  ID: 29001,  Incident #: 1266,  Station: C,  Shift/Platoon: 3
Incident Type: Building fire
Alarm Time: 05/04/2006 10:50,  Arrival Time: 05/04/2006 10:55,  Controlled Time: 05/04/2006 11:13,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 05/04/2006 17:31
Property Value: $50000,  Property Loss: $25000,  Contents Value: $15000,  Contents 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: Bedroom - < 5 persons
Cause of Ignition: Cause under investigation
Structure Type: Enclosed building,  Status: In normal use,  Stories: 1 Above,  Square Feet: 720,  Stories with Damage: 1 Significant

Arson Case Status: Investigation open,  Entry Method: Door open or unlocked,  Initial Observations: Doors Unlocked
Location: South Street, Burlington, IA 52601
Fire Department: Burlington Fire Department, Des Moines, IA 52601,  ID: 29001,  Incident #: 1268,  Station: C,  Shift/Platoon: 3
Incident Type: Chemical hazard (no spill or leak). Includes the potential for spills or leaks.
Alarm Time: 05/04/2006 13:45,  Arrival Time: 05/04/2006 13:50,  Controlled Time: 05/04/2006 14:04,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 05/04/2006 14:04
Alarms transmitted for the incident: 1
Action taken: Standby.
Location: Caroline Street, Burlington, IA 52601
Fire Department: Burlington Fire Department, Des Moines, IA 52601,  ID: 29001,  Incident #: 1281,  Station: C,  Shift/Platoon: 1
Incident Type: Fire in structure, other than in a building.
Alarm Time: 05/05/2006 13:38,  Arrival Time: 05/05/2006 13:43,  Controlled Time: 05/05/2006 13:48,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 05/05/2006 14:41
Alarms transmitted for the incident: 1
Action taken: Extinguishment by fire service personnel.
Buildings Involved #: 1,  Acres Burned #: < 1
Area of Origin: Laundry area, wash house (laundry),  Heat Source: Heat from powered equipment, other,  Item First Ignited: Dust, fiber, lint, including sawdust and excelsior
Cause of Ignition: Failure of equipment or heat source
  • Mechanical failure, malfunction, other
  • Unattended or unsupervised person
Structure Type: Underground structure work areas,  Status: In normal use,  Stories: 1 Above
Location: Mt. Pleasant Street, Burlington, IA 52601
Fire Department: Burlington Fire Department, Des Moines, IA 52601,  ID: 29001,  Incident #: 1300,  Station: C,  Shift/Platoon: 2
Incident Type: Dumpster or other outside trash receptacle fire. Includes waste material from manufacturing or other production processes.
Alarm Time: 05/06/2006 16:29,  Arrival Time: 05/06/2006 16:33,  Controlled Time: 05/06/2006 16:36,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 05/06/2006 16:49
Property Value: $3000,  Property Loss: $600
Alarms transmitted for the incident: 1
Action taken: Fire control or extinguishment, other.
Location: Angular Street 310 , Burlington, IA 52601
Fire Department: Burlington Fire Department, Des Moines, IA 52601,  ID: 29001,  Incident #: 1303,  Station: C,  Shift/Platoon: 2
Incident Type: Dumpster or other outside trash receptacle fire. Includes waste material from manufacturing or other production processes.
Alarm Time: 05/06/2006 19:57,  Arrival Time: 05/06/2006 19:59,  Controlled Time: 05/06/2006 20:00,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 05/06/2006 20:05
Alarms transmitted for the incident: 1
Actions taken:
  • Extinguishment by fire service personnel.
  • Incident command. Includes providing support to incident command activities.
  • Investigate. Includes investigations done on arrival to determine the situation and postincident investigations; and collecting incident information for incident reporting purposes.
Location: Sunnyside Avenue, Burlington, IA 52601
Fire Department: Burlington Fire Department, Des Moines, IA 52601,  ID: 29001,  Incident #: 1304,  Station: C,  Shift/Platoon: 2
Incident Type: Unauthorized burning. Includes fires that are under control and not endangering property.
Alarm Time: 05/06/2006 20:10,  Arrival Time: 05/06/2006 20:13,  Controlled Time: 05/06/2006 20:18,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 05/06/2006 20:56
Alarms transmitted for the incident: 1
Actions taken:
  • Extinguishment by fire service personnel.
  • Incident command. Includes providing support to incident command activities.
  • Refer to proper authority. Includes turnover of incidents to other authorities or agencies such as the police.
Location: Crestview Drive, Burlington, IA 52601
Fire Department: Burlington Fire Department, Des Moines, IA 52601,  ID: 29001,  Incident #: 1319,  Station: C,  Shift/Platoon: 1
Incident Type: Accident, potential accident, other.
Alarm Time: 05/08/2006 14:21,  Arrival Time: 05/08/2006 14:28,  Controlled Time: 05/08/2006 14:30,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 05/08/2006 14:45
Alarms transmitted for the incident: 1
Action taken: Hazardous materials leak control and containment. Includes actions taken to keep a material within its container.
Location: Indian Terrace, Burlington, IA 52601
Fire Department: Burlington Fire Department, Des Moines, IA 52601,  ID: 29001,  Incident #: 1329,  Station: C,  Shift/Platoon: 1
Incident Type: Unauthorized burning. Includes fires that are under control and not endangering property.
Alarm Time: 05/08/2006 21:37,  Arrival Time: 05/08/2006 21:40,  Controlled Time: 05/08/2006 21:48,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 05/08/2006 21:51
Alarms transmitted for the incident: 1
Action taken: Investigate. Includes investigations done on arrival to determine the situation and postincident investigations; and collecting incident information for incident reporting purposes.
Location: Lucas Avenue, Burlington, IA 52601
Fire Department: Burlington Fire Department, Des Moines, IA 52601,  ID: 29001,  Incident #: 1354,  Station: C,  Shift/Platoon: 1
Incident Type: Off-road vehicle or heavy equipment fire. Includes dirt bikes, specialty off-road vehicles, earth-moving equipment (bulldozers), and farm equipment.
Alarm Time: 05/11/2006 08:59,  Arrival Time: 05/11/2006 09:04,  Controlled Time: 05/11/2006 09:04,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 05/11/2006 09:12
Alarms transmitted for the incident: 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: Exterior, exposed surface,  Heat Source: Heat from powered equipment, other,  Item First Ignited: Light vegetation - not crop, including grass
Cause of Ignition: Unintentional (Misuse of material or product, other)
Mobile Property Involved: Involved in ignition and burned,  Type: Home, garden vehicle,  Make: Other Make,  Model: John Deere 955,  License Plate: N/A ,  VIN No: N/A
Location: West Avenue, Burlington, IA 52601
Fire Department: Burlington Fire Department, Des Moines, IA 52601,  ID: 29001,  Incident #: 1371,  Station: C,  Shift/Platoon: 3
Incident Type: Arcing, shorted electrical equipment.
Alarm Time: 05/13/2006 09:13,  Arrival Time: 05/13/2006 09:18,  Controlled Time: 05/13/2006 09:32,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 05/13/2006 09:32
Alarms transmitted for the incident: 1
Action taken: Investigate. Includes investigations done on arrival to determine the situation and postincident investigations; and collecting incident information for incident reporting purposes.
Location: Hedge Avenue, Burlington, IA 52601
Fire Department: Burlington Fire Department, Des Moines, IA 52601,  ID: 29001,  Incident #: 1377,  Station: C,  Shift/Platoon: 1
Incident Type: Unauthorized burning. Includes fires that are under control and not endangering property.
Alarm Time: 05/14/2006 12:12,  Arrival Time: 05/14/2006 12:17,  Controlled Time: 05/14/2006 12:18,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 05/14/2006 12:33
Alarms transmitted for the incident: 1
Action taken: Information, investigation, and enforcement, other.
Location: Charles Avenue, Burlington, IA 52601
Fire Department: Burlington Fire Department, Des Moines, IA 52601,  ID: 29001,  Incident #: 1383,  Station: C,  Shift/Platoon: 1
Incident Type: Gas leak (natural gas or LPG). Excludes gas odors with no source found.
Alarm Time: 05/14/2006 19:26,  Arrival Time: 05/14/2006 19:29,  Controlled Time: 05/14/2006 19:30,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 05/14/2006 20:22
Alarms transmitted for the incident: 1
Action taken: Information, investigation, and enforcement, other.
Location: Oak Street, Burlington, IA 52601
Fire Department: Burlington Fire Department, Des Moines, IA 52601,  ID: 29001,  Incident #: 1420,  Station: C,  Shift/Platoon: 1
Incident Type: Building fire
Alarm Time: 05/17/2006 15:46,  Arrival Time: 05/17/2006 15:50,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 05/17/2006 16:22
Alarms transmitted for the incident: 1
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,  On Site Materials: Paper products, rope, other
Area of Origin: Bathroom, checkroom, lavatory, locker room
Cause of Ignition: Intentional (Unattended or unsupervised person)
Structure Type: Enclosed building,  Status: In normal use,  Stories: 2 Above, 1 Below,  Square Feet: 25000
Detector Presence: Detectors Present,  Type: More than 1 type present,  Operation: Fire too small to operate
AES Presence: Present,  Type: Wet pipe sprinkler,  Operation: Fire too small to Operate
Location: Agency Street, Burlington, IA 52601
Fire Department: Burlington Fire Department, Des Moines, IA 52601,  ID: 29001,  Incident #: 1430,  Station: C,  Shift/Platoon: 2
Incident Type: Overheated motor or wiring.
Alarm Time: 05/18/2006 13:10,  Arrival Time: 05/18/2006 13:16,  Controlled Time: 05/18/2006 13:20,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 05/18/2006 13:27
Alarms transmitted for the incident: 1
Actions taken:
  • Incident command. Includes providing support to incident command activities.
  • Investigate. Includes investigations done on arrival to determine the situation and postincident investigations; and collecting incident information for incident reporting purposes.
Location: Main Street, Burlington, IA 52601
Fire Department: Burlington Fire Department, Des Moines, IA 52601,  ID: 29001,  Incident #: 1451,  Station: C,  Shift/Platoon: 1
Incident Type: Unauthorized burning. Includes fires that are under control and not endangering property.
Alarm Time: 05/20/2006 08:27,  Arrival Time: 05/20/2006 08:30,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 05/20/2006 08:55
Alarms transmitted for the incident: 1
Action taken: Actions taken, other.
Location: Dunham Street, Burlington, IA 52601
Fire Department: Burlington Fire Department, Des Moines, IA 52601,  ID: 29001,  Incident #: 1460,  Station: C,  Shift/Platoon: 2
Incident Type: Unauthorized burning. Includes fires that are under control and not endangering property.
Alarm Time: 05/21/2006 15:15,  Arrival Time: 05/21/2006 15:20,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 05/21/2006 15:30
Alarms transmitted for the incident: 1
Actions taken:
  • Incident command. Includes providing support to incident command activities.
  • Provide information to the public or media.
Location: Summer Street, Burlington, IA 52601
Fire Department: Burlington Fire Department, Des Moines, IA 52601,  ID: 29001,  Incident #: 1478,  Station: C,  Shift/Platoon: 1
Incident Type: Unauthorized burning. Includes fires that are under control and not endangering property.
Alarm Time: 05/23/2006 19:54,  Arrival Time: 05/23/2006 20:06,  Controlled Time: 05/23/2006 20:20,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 05/23/2006 20:20
Alarms transmitted for the incident: 1
Action taken: Investigate. Includes investigations done on arrival to determine the situation and postincident investigations; and collecting incident information for incident reporting purposes.
Location: 3rd Street, Burlington, IA 52601
Fire Department: Burlington Fire Department, Des Moines, IA 52601,  ID: 29001,  Incident #: 1487,  Station: C,  Shift/Platoon: 2
Incident Type: Building fire
Alarm Time: 05/24/2006 20:01,  Arrival Time: 05/24/2006 20:06,  Controlled Time: 05/24/2006 20:06,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 05/24/2006 21:01
Alarms transmitted for the incident: 1,  Detector Alerted Occupants: Yes
Action taken: Ventilate. Includes nonhazardous odor removal and removal of smoke from nonhazardous materials-related fires.
Acres Burned #: < 1,  On Site Materials: Electronic: parts, supplies, equipment
Area of Origin: Equipment or service area, other,  Heat Source: Heat from powered equipment, other,  Item First Ignited: Electrical wire, cable insulation
Cause of Ignition: Failure of equipment or heat source (Mechanical failure, malfunction, other)
Equipment Involved: Dehumidifier,  Power: Electrical line voltage (>= 50 volts),  Portability: Portable
Structure Type: Enclosed building,  Status: In normal use,  Stories: 3 Above, 1 Below,  Square Feet: 10000
AES Presence: Present,  Type: Wet pipe sprinkler
Location: 8th Street, Burlington, IA 52601
Fire Department: Burlington Fire Department, Des Moines, IA 52601,  ID: 29001,  Incident #: 1499,  Station: C,  Shift/Platoon: 3
Incident Type: Passenger vehicle fire. Includes any motorized passenger vehicle, other than a motor home (e.g., pickup trucks, sport utility vehicles, buses).
Alarm Time: 05/25/2006 12:49,  Arrival Time: 05/25/2006 12:57,  Controlled Time: 05/25/2006 13:13,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 05/25/2006 13:13
Property Value: $1000,  Property Loss: $1000
Alarms transmitted for the incident: 1
Action taken: Extinguishment by fire service personnel.
Acres Burned #: < 1
Area of Origin: Engine area, running gear, wheel area,  Item First Ignited: Electrical wire, cable insulation
Cause of Ignition: Unintentional (Mechanical failure, malfunction, other)
Mobile Property Involved: Involved in ignition and burned,  Type: Passenger car.,  Make: Dodge,  Model: Stratus,  Year: 1997,  License Plate: 239NQB IA,  VIN No: 1B3EJ46X4VN695688
Location: Market Street, Burlington, IA 52601
Fire Department: Burlington Fire Department, Des Moines, IA 52601,  ID: 29001,  Incident #: 1503,  Station: C,  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: 05/26/2006 08:20,  Arrival Time: 05/26/2006 08:22,  Controlled Time: 05/26/2006 08:29,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 05/26/2006 08:29
Alarms transmitted for the incident: 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,  On Site Materials: Autos, trucks, buses, recreational vehicles
Area of Origin: Engine area, running gear, wheel area,  Heat Source: Radiated, conducted heat from operating equipment,  Item First Ignited: Flammable liquid/gas - in/from engine or burner
Cause of Ignition: Failure of equipment or heat source (Mechanical failure, malfunction, other)
Mobile Property Involved: Involved in ignition and burned,  Type: Passenger car.,  Make: Chevrolet,  Model: C30 Pickup,  Year: 1970
Location: River Street, Burlington, IA 52601
Fire Department: Burlington Fire Department, Des Moines, IA 52601,  ID: 29001,  Incident #: 1506,  Station: C,  Shift/Platoon: 1
Incident Type: Cooking fire involving the contents of a cooking vessel without fire extension beyond the vessel.
Alarm Time: 05/26/2006 12:50,  Arrival Time: 05/26/2006 12:56,  Controlled Time: 05/26/2006 13:18,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 05/26/2006 13:18
Property Value: $150000,  Contents Value: $50000
Alarms transmitted for the incident: 1,  Detector Alerted Occupants: Yes
Actions taken:
  • Incident command. Includes providing support to incident command activities.
  • Investigate. Includes investigations done on arrival to determine the situation and postincident investigations; and collecting incident information for incident reporting purposes.
  • Actions taken, other.
Location: Brick Street, Burlington, IA 52601
Fire Department: Burlington Fire Department, Des Moines, IA 52601,  ID: 29001,  Incident #: 1522,  Station: C,  Shift/Platoon: 2
Incident Type: Building fire
Alarm Time: 05/27/2006 11:10,  Arrival Time: 05/27/2006 11:16,  Controlled Time: 05/27/2006 11:35,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 05/27/2006 15:13
Fire Service Injuries: 1,  Civilian Injuries: 1,  Property Value: $40000,  Property Loss: $40000,  Contents Loss: $25000
Alarms transmitted for the incident: 1,  Detector Alerted Occupants: Yes
Action taken: Fire control or extinguishment, other.
Buildings Involved #: 2,  Acres Burned #: < 1,  On Site Materials: Paper products, rope, other
Area of Origin: Bedroom - < 5 persons, (Blocked or obstructed roadway)
Structure Type: Enclosed building,  Status: In normal use,  Stories: 2 Above, 1 Below,  Square Feet: 875,  Stories with Damage: 2 Heavy, 1 Extreme
Detector Presence: Detectors Present,  Type: Smoke,  Power: Battery Only,  Operation: Operated
Fire Fighter Casualty:  Age: 34,  Gender: Male,  Usual Assignment: Suppression, included are hazmat, rescue, & IC,  Physical Condition: Rested,  Severity: Report only, including exposure,  Activity: Extinguishing fire/neutralizing incident, other,  Cause: Exposure to hazard,  Where: At scene, in structure,  Injured: Head, other,  Factor Contributing: Fire progress, including smoky conditions,  Relation to Structure: Inside/On Structure,  Specific Location: In structure, excluding attic, roof, or wall
Civilian Casualty:  Age: 28,  Gender: Male,  Race: White,  Affiliation: Civilian,  Severity: Minor,  Activity: Returning to vicinity of fire before control,  Location: In area of origin and involved,  Cause: Exposed to fire products,  Symptom: Burns only: thermal,  Injured: Head,  Factors Contributing: Chose inappropriate exit route
Equipment Failures:  Item: Hood,  Problem: Trapped steam or hazardous gas
Location: Brick Street, Burlington, IA 52601
Fire Department: Burlington Fire Department, Des Moines, IA 52601,  ID: 29001,  Incident #: 1522,  Station: C,  Shift/Platoon: 2
Incident Type: Fire
Alarm Time: 05/27/2006 11:10,  Arrival Time: 05/27/2006 11:16,  Controlled Time: 05/27/2006 11:35,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 05/27/2006 15:13
Property Value: $60000,  Property Loss: $2000
Alarms transmitted for the incident: 1
Actions taken:
  • Fire control or extinguishment, other.
  • Incident command. Includes providing support to incident command activities.
  • Investigate. Includes investigations done on arrival to determine the situation and postincident investigations; and collecting incident information for incident reporting purposes.
Location: Main Street, Burlington, IA 52601
Fire Department: Burlington Fire Department, Des Moines, IA 52601,  ID: 29001,  Incident #: 1524,  Station: S,  Shift/Platoon: 2
Incident Type: Passenger vehicle fire. Includes any motorized passenger vehicle, other than a motor home (e.g., pickup trucks, sport utility vehicles, buses).
Alarm Time: 05/27/2006 18:52,  Arrival Time: 05/27/2006 18:53,  Controlled Time: 05/27/2006 18:58,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 05/27/2006 19:15
Property Value: $4000,  Property Loss: $2000
Alarms transmitted for the incident: 1
Action taken: Extinguishment by fire service personnel.
Acres Burned #: < 1
Area of Origin: Engine area, running gear, wheel area, (Mechanical failure, malfunction, other)
Mobile Property Involved: Involved in ignition and burned,  Type: Passenger car.,  Make: Dodge,  Model: Stratus,  Year: 1997,  License Plate: 614 AUM IA,  VIN No: 1B3EJ46X4Vn615578
Location: Market Street, Burlington, IA 52601
Fire Department: Burlington Fire Department, Des Moines, IA 52601,  ID: 29001,  Incident #: 1562,  Station: C,  Shift/Platoon: 2
Incident Type: Unauthorized burning. Includes fires that are under control and not endangering property.
Alarm Time: 05/30/2006 17:38,  Arrival Time: 05/30/2006 17:44,  Controlled Time: 05/30/2006 17:48,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 05/30/2006 18:00
Alarms transmitted for the incident: 1
Actions taken:
  • Incident command. Includes providing support to incident command activities.
  • 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.
Location: Des Moines Avenue, Burlington, IA 52601
Fire Department: Burlington Fire Department, Des Moines, IA 52601,  ID: 29001,  Incident #: 1570,  Station: C,  Shift/Platoon: 2
Incident Type: Gasoline or other flammable liquid spill (flash point below 100 degrees F at standard temperature and pressure (Class I)).
Alarm Time: 05/31/2006 04:57,  Arrival Time: 05/31/2006 05:06,  Controlled Time: 05/31/2006 07:00,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 05/31/2006 07:56
Alarms transmitted for the incident: 1,  Hazardous Material Released: Diesel fuel or fuel oil, vehicle fuel tank or portable storage container less than 55 gallons.
Actions taken:
  • Hazardous condition, other.
  • Hazardous materials leak control and containment. Includes actions taken to keep a material within its container.
  • Incident command. Includes providing support to incident command activities.
Released From: Outside of structure,  Cause of Release: Container or containment failure,  Disposition: Released to property owner or manager,  Actions Taken: Hazmat leak control and containment,  Investigate,  Standby,  Factors Contributing To Release: Other part failure, leak, or break
Location: 3rd Street, Burlington, IA 52601
Fire Department: Burlington Fire Department, Des Moines, IA 52601,  ID: 29001,  Incident #: 1575,  Station: C,  Shift/Platoon: 3
Incident Type: Heat from short circuit (wiring), defective or worn insulation.
Alarm Time: 05/31/2006 17:40,  Arrival Time: 05/31/2006 17:45,  Controlled Time: 05/31/2006 17:50,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 05/31/2006 18:13
Alarms transmitted for the incident: 1
Actions taken:
  • Incident command. Includes providing support to incident command activities.
  • Investigate. Includes investigations done on arrival to determine the situation and postincident investigations; and collecting incident information for incident reporting purposes.
Location: Hayes Street, Burlington, IA 52601
Fire Department: Burlington Fire Department, Des Moines, IA 52601,  ID: 29001,  Incident #: 1580,  Station: C,  Shift/Platoon: 3
Incident Type: Passenger vehicle fire. Includes any motorized passenger vehicle, other than a motor home (e.g., pickup trucks, sport utility vehicles, buses).
Alarm Time: 05/31/2006 19:59,  Arrival Time: 05/31/2006 20:07,  Controlled Time: 05/31/2006 20:07,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 05/31/2006 20:11
Alarms transmitted for the incident: 1
Actions taken:
  • Incident command. Includes providing support to incident command activities.
  • Information, investigation, and enforcement, other.
Acres Burned #: < 1
Area of Origin: Engine area, running gear, wheel area,  Item First Ignited: Flammable liquid/gas - in/from engine or burner
Cause of Ignition: Unintentional (Misuse of material or product, other)
Mobile Property Involved: Involved in ignition and burned,  Type: Passenger road vehicle, other,  Make: Ford,  Model: F-250,  Year: 1986,  License Plate: 926-PQR IA
Location: Augusta Road, Burlington, IA 52601
Fire Department: Burlington Fire Department, Des Moines, IA 52601,  ID: 29001,  Incident #: 1586,  Station: C,  Shift/Platoon: 1
Incident Type: Unauthorized burning. Includes fires that are under control and not endangering property.
Alarm Time: 06/01/2006 16:46,  Arrival Time: 06/01/2006 16:53,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 06/01/2006 17:03
Alarms transmitted for the incident: 1
Action taken: Information, investigation, and enforcement, other.
Location: 6th Street, Burlington, IA 52601
Fire Department: Burlington Fire Department, Des Moines, IA 52601,  ID: 29001,  Incident #: 1603,  Station: C,  Shift/Platoon: 2
Incident Type: Outside rubbish, trash, or waste fire. Excludes outside rubbish fires in a container or receptacle.
Alarm Time: 06/02/2006 10:46,  Arrival Time: 06/02/2006 10:50,  Controlled Time: 06/02/2006 10:50,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 06/02/2006 11:02
Alarms transmitted for the incident: 1
Action taken: Enforce fire code and other codes. Includes response to public complaints and abatement of code violations.
Location: Unspecified, Burlington, IA 52601
Fire Department: Burlington Fire Department, Des Moines, IA 52601,  ID: 29001,  Incident #: 1609,  Station: C,  Shift/Platoon: 2
Incident Type: Chemical spill or leak. Includes unstable, reactive, explosive material.
Alarm Time: 06/02/2006 19:11,  Arrival Time: 06/02/2006 19:12,  Controlled Time: 06/02/2006 19:12,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 06/02/2006 19:21
Alarms transmitted for the incident: 1
Action taken: Hazardous materials spill control and confinement. Includes confining or diking hazardous materials.
Released From: Outside of structure,  Population Density: Urban Center - Densely populated,  Area Affected: 4 Square Feet,  Cause of Release: Unintentional release,  Disposition: Completed by fire service only,  Factors Contributing To Release: Other part failure, leak, or break
Location: Adams Street, Burlington, IA 52601
Fire Department: Burlington Fire Department, Des Moines, IA 52601,  ID: 29001,  Incident #: 1619,  Station: C,  Shift/Platoon: 3
Incident Type: Gas leak (natural gas or LPG). Excludes gas odors with no source found.
Alarm Time: 06/03/2006 13:18,  Arrival Time: 06/03/2006 13:22,  Controlled Time: 06/03/2006 14:00,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 06/03/2006 14:02
Alarms transmitted for the incident: 1,  Hazardous Material Released: Natural gas, slow leak, no evacuation or HazMat actions taken.
Actions taken:
  • Evacuate area. Removal of civilians from an area determined to be hazardous.
  • Establish safe area. Includes isolating the area affected by denying entry to unprotected persons and establishing hazard control zones (hot, warm, cold).
  • Standby.
Location: 12th Street, Burlington, IA 52601
Fire Department: Burlington Fire Department, Des Moines, IA 52601,  ID: 29001,  Incident #: 1634,  Station: C,  Shift/Platoon: 2
Incident Type: Building fire
Alarm Time: 06/05/2006 07:59,  Arrival Time: 06/05/2006 08:03,  Controlled Time: 06/05/2006 08:05,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 06/05/2006 08:43
Property Value: $90000,  Property Loss: $20000
Alarms transmitted for the incident: 1
Actions taken:
  • Incident command. Includes providing support to incident command activities.
  • Investigate. Includes investigations done on arrival to determine the situation and postincident investigations; and collecting incident information for incident reporting purposes.
  • Fire control or extinguishment, other.
Buildings Involved #: 1,  Acres Burned #: < 1
Area of Origin: Structural area, other,  Heat Source: Arcing,  Item First Ignited: Electrical wire, cable insulation
Cause of Ignition: Failure of equipment or heat source (Unspecified short-circuit arc)
Structure Type: Enclosed building,  Status: In normal use,  Stories: 2 Above, 1 Below,  Square Feet: 2000
Detector Presence: Detectors Present,  Type: Smoke,  Power: Battery Only,  Operation: Fire too small to operate
Location: Shields Street, Burlington, IA 52601
Fire Department: Burlington Fire Department, Des Moines, IA 52601,  ID: 29001,  Incident #: 1652,  Station: C,  Shift/Platoon: 2
Incident Type: Special outside fire, other.
Alarm Time: 06/06/2006 06:56,  Arrival Time: 06/06/2006 07:03,  Controlled Time: 06/06/2006 07:10,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 06/06/2006 07:18
Alarms transmitted for the incident: 1
Action taken: Establish safe area. Includes isolating the area affected by denying entry to unprotected persons and establishing hazard control zones (hot, warm, cold).
Acres Burned #: < 1
Area of Origin: Outside area, other,  Heat Source: Lightning,  Item First Ignited: Electrical wire, cable insulation
Cause of Ignition: Failure of equipment or heat source (Arc from faulty contact, broken conductor)
Location: Ashmun Street, Burlington, IA 52601
Fire Department: Burlington Fire Department, Des Moines, IA 52601,  ID: 29001,  Incident #: 1657,  Station: C,  Shift/Platoon: 3
Incident Type: Building fire
Alarm Time: 06/06/2006 16:12,  Arrival Time: 06/06/2006 16:18,  Controlled Time: 06/06/2006 17:45,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 06/06/2006 19:21
Property Value: $45000,  Property Loss: $25000,  Contents Value: $15000,  Contents Loss: $10000
Alarms transmitted for the incident: 1,  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: Laundry area, wash house (laundry),  Heat Source: Spark, ember or flame from operating equipment,  Item First Ignited: Flammable liquid/gas - in/from engine or burner
Cause of Ignition: Unintentional
  • Backfire
  • Power lines down/arcing
Structure Type: Enclosed building,  Status: In normal use,  Stories: 1 Above,  Square Feet: 600,  Stories with Damage: 1 Significant
Mobile Property Involved: Involved in ignition and burned,  Type: Motorcycle, trail bike,  Make: Yamaha,  Model: XS 1100 Special,  Year: 1980
Detector Presence: Detectors Present,  Type: Smoke,  Power: Battery Only
Location: 6th Street, Burlington, IA 52601
Fire Department: Burlington Fire Department, Des Moines, IA 52601,  ID: 29001,  Incident #: 1681,  Station: C,  Shift/Platoon: 2
Incident Type: Power line down. Excludes people trapped by downed power lines.
Alarm Time: 06/08/2006 10:06,  Arrival Time: 06/08/2006 10:09,  Controlled Time: 06/08/2006 10:10,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 06/08/2006 10:28
Alarms transmitted for the incident: 1
Actions taken:
  • Incident command. Includes providing support to incident command activities.
  • Investigate. Includes investigations done on arrival to determine the situation and postincident investigations; and collecting incident information for incident reporting purposes.
Location: Spring Street, Burlington, IA 52601
Fire Department: Burlington Fire Department, Des Moines, IA 52601,  ID: 29001,  Incident #: 1686,  Station: C,  Shift/Platoon: 2
Incident Type: Building fire
Alarm Time: 06/09/2006 02:11,  Arrival Time: 06/09/2006 02:13,  Controlled Time: 06/09/2006 04:30,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 06/09/2006 08:00
Property Value: $40000,  Property Loss: $40000,  Contents Value: $10000,  Contents Loss: $10000
Alarms transmitted for the incident: 1
Actions taken:
  • Incident command. Includes providing support to incident command activities.
  • Extinguishment by fire service personnel.
  • Salvage and overhaul.
Buildings Involved #: 1,  Acres Burned #: < 1
Area of Origin: Storage area, other
Cause of Ignition: Intentional
Structure Type: Enclosed building,  Status: In normal use,  Stories: 2 Above, 1 Below,  Square Feet: 800,  Stories with Damage: 1 Heavy, 2 Extreme

Arson Case Status: Investigation open,  Entry Method: Door open or unlocked,  Initial Observations: Doors Unlocked
Location: Roosevelt Avenue, Burlington, IA 52601
Fire Department: Burlington Fire Department, Des Moines, IA 52601,  ID: 29001,  Incident #: 1703,  Station: C,  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: 06/10/2006 12:56,  Arrival Time: 06/10/2006 13:00,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 06/10/2006 13:01
Property Value: $500
Alarms transmitted for the incident: 1
Actions taken:
  • Incident command. Includes providing support to incident command activities.
  • 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, (Backfire)
Mobile Property Involved: Involved in ignition, but did not itself burn,  Type: Passenger road vehicle, other,  Make: Chevrolet,  Model: truck,  Year: 1969,  License Plate: 046RHT IA,  VIN No: GS159P844592
Location: 12th Street, Burlington, IA 52601
Fire Department: Burlington Fire Department, Des Moines, IA 52601,  ID: 29001,  Incident #: 1705,  Station: C,  Shift/Platoon: 1
Incident Type: Building fire
Alarm Time: 06/10/2006 20:19,  Arrival Time: 06/10/2006 20:24,  Controlled Time: 06/10/2006 20:54,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 06/10/2006 22:21
Fire Service Injuries: 1,  Civilian Injuries: 1,  Property Value: $10000,  Property Loss: $10000,  Contents Value: $5000,  Contents Loss: $5000
Alarms transmitted for the incident: 1
Actions taken:
  • Extinguishment by fire service personnel.
  • Salvage and overhaul.
  • Operate apparatus or vehicle.
Buildings Involved #: 2,  Acres Burned #: < 1
On Site Materials:
  • Tools (power & hand tools)
  • Autos, trucks, buses, recreational vehicles
  • Tires
Area of Origin: Vehicle storage area,  Heat Source: Heat, spark from friction,  Item First Ignited: Tarpaulin or tent
Cause of Ignition: Unintentional (Heat source too close to combustibles.)
Structure Type: Enclosed building,  Status: In normal use,  Stories: 1 Above,  Square Feet: 400,  Stories with Damage: 1 Extreme
Fire Fighter Casualty:  Age: 54,  Gender: Male,  Responses: 2,  Usual Assignment: Suppression, included are hazmat, rescue, & IC,  Physical Condition: Rested,  Severity: Report only, including exposure,  Activity: Using hand tools in extinguishment activity,  Cause: Struck or assaulted by person/animal/object,  Where: At scene, outside,  Injured: Mouth included are lips, teeth and interior,  Factor Contributing: Wall collapse,  Relation to Structure: Outside of structure,  Object Involved: Wall, including other vertical surfaces,  Specific Location: Outside at grade
Civilian Casualty:  Age: 21,  Gender: Male,  Race: White,  Affiliation: Civilian,  Severity: Minor,  Activity: Fire control,  Location: In area of origin and involved,  Cause: Struck by or contact with object,  Symptom: Burns only: thermal,  Injured: Upper extremities
Location: 12th Street, Burlington, IA 52601
Fire Department: Burlington Fire Department, Des Moines, IA 52601,  ID: 29001,  Incident #: 1705,  Station: C,  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: 06/10/2006 20:19,  Arrival Time: 06/10/2006 20:24,  Controlled Time: 06/10/2006 20:54,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 06/10/2006 22:21
Property Value: $3500,  Property Loss: $3500
Alarms transmitted for the incident: 1
Action taken: Extinguishment by fire service personnel.
Acres Burned #: < 1,  On Site Materials: Autos, trucks, buses, recreational vehicles
Area of Origin: Vehicle storage area,  Heat Source: Heat from direct flame, convection currents, (Exposure fire)
Mobile Property Involved: Involved in ignition and burned,  Type: Passenger car.,  Make: Chevrolet,  Model: S-10,  Year: 1992,  VIN No: 1GCZF14A6N8160831
Location: 12th Street, Burlington, IA 52601
Fire Department: Burlington Fire Department, Des Moines, IA 52601,  ID: 29001,  Incident #: 1705,  Station: C,  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: 06/10/2006 20:19,  Arrival Time: 06/10/2006 20:24,  Controlled Time: 06/10/2006 20:54,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 06/10/2006 22:21
Property Value: $1200,  Property Loss: $1200
Alarms transmitted for the incident: 1
Action taken: Extinguishment by fire service personnel.
Acres Burned #: < 1,  On Site Materials: Autos, trucks, buses, recreational vehicles
Area of Origin: Vehicle storage area,  Heat Source: Heat from direct flame, convection currents, (Exposure fire)
Mobile Property Involved: Not involved in ignition, but burned,  Type: Passenger car.,  Make: Chevrolet,  Model: Cavalier,  Year: 1990,  VIN No: 1G1JC14G5LJ281910
Location: 12th Street, Burlington, IA 52601
Fire Department: Burlington Fire Department, Des Moines, IA 52601,  ID: 29001,  Incident #: 1705,  Station: C,  Shift/Platoon: 1
Incident Type: Off-road vehicle or heavy equipment fire. Includes dirt bikes, specialty off-road vehicles, earth-moving equipment (bulldozers), and farm equipment.
Alarm Time: 06/10/2006 20:19,  Arrival Time: 06/10/2006 20:24,  Controlled Time: 06/10/2006 20:54,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 06/10/2006 22:21
Property Value: $8000,  Property Loss: $8000
Alarms transmitted for the incident: 1
Action taken: Extinguishment by fire service personnel.
Acres Burned #: < 1,  On Site Materials: Motor vehicles & parts, other
Area of Origin: Vehicle storage area,  Heat Source: Heat from direct flame, convection currents, (Exposure fire)
Mobile Property Involved: Not involved in ignition, but burned,  Type: Off-road recreational vehicle,  Make: Kawasaki,  Model: 400,  Year: 2006,  VIN No: Undetermined
Location: 12th Street, Burlington, IA 52601
Fire Department: Burlington Fire Department, Des Moines, IA 52601,  ID: 29001,  Incident #: 1705,  Station: C,  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: 06/10/2006 20:19,  Arrival Time: 06/10/2006 20:24,  Controlled Time: 06/10/2006 20:54,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 06/10/2006 22:21
Property Value: $1500,  Property Loss: $1000
Alarms transmitted for the incident: 1
Action taken: Extinguishment by fire service personnel.
Acres Burned #: < 1,  On Site Materials: Autos, trucks, buses, recreational vehicles
Area of Origin: Vehicle storage area,  Heat Source: Heat from direct flame, convection currents, (Exposure fire)
Mobile Property Involved: Not involved in ignition, but burned,  Type: Passenger car.,  Make: Oldsmobile,  Model: Cutlass,  Year: 1987,  License Plate: 198 NHP IA,  VIN No: 13G3GR11A5HP34271
Location: 12th Street, Burlington, IA 52601
Fire Department: Burlington Fire Department, Des Moines, IA 52601,  ID: 29001,  Incident #: 1705,  Station: C,  Shift/Platoon: 1
Incident Type: Mobile property (vehicle) fire, other.
Alarm Time: 06/10/2006 20:19,  Arrival Time: 06/10/2006 20:24,  Controlled Time: 06/10/2006 20:54,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 06/10/2006 22:21
Property Value: $800,  Property Loss: $150
Alarms transmitted for the incident: 1
Action taken: Extinguishment by fire service personnel.
Acres Burned #: < 1,  On Site Materials: Non-Motorized Vehicles, other
Area of Origin: Vehicle storage area,  Heat Source: Radiated heat from another fire, (Exposure fire)
Mobile Property Involved: Not involved in ignition, but burned,  Make: Other Make,  Model: Unknown,  VIN No: Unknown
Location: 12th Street, Burlington, IA 52601
Fire Department: Burlington Fire Department, Des Moines, IA 52601,  ID: 29001,  Incident #: 1705,  Station: C,  Shift/Platoon: 1
Incident Type: Building fire
Alarm Time: 06/10/2006 20:19,  Arrival Time: 06/10/2006 20:24,  Controlled Time: 06/10/2006 20:54,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 06/10/2006 22:21
Property Value: $5000,  Property Loss: $500
Alarms transmitted for the incident: 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: Vehicle storage area,  Heat Source: Radiated heat from another fire, (Exposure fire)
Structure Type: Enclosed building,  Status: In normal use,  Stories: 1 Above,  Square Feet: 216,  Stories with Damage: 1 Minor
Location: Hedge Avenue, Burlington, IA 52601
Fire Department: Burlington Fire Department, Des Moines, IA 52601,  ID: 29001,  Incident #: 1711,  Station: C,  Shift/Platoon: 1
Incident Type: Unauthorized burning. Includes fires that are under control and not endangering property.
Alarm Time: 06/11/2006 00:10,  Arrival Time: 06/11/2006 00:14,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 06/11/2006 00:20
Alarms transmitted for the incident: 1
Actions taken:
  • Incident command. Includes providing support to incident command activities.
  • 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.
Location: Unspecified, Burlington, IA 52601
Fire Department: Burlington Fire Department, Des Moines, IA 52601,  ID: 29001,  Incident #: 1721,  Station: C,  Shift/Platoon: 2
Incident Type: Passenger vehicle fire. Includes any motorized passenger vehicle, other than a motor home (e.g., pickup trucks, sport utility vehicles, buses).
Alarm Time: 06/11/2006 23:22,  Arrival Time: 06/11/2006 23:26,  Controlled Time: 06/11/2006 23:28,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 06/11/2006 23:50
Alarms transmitted for the incident: 1
Action taken: Extinguishment by fire service personnel.
Acres Burned #: < 1
Area of Origin: Operator/passenger area of transportation equip., (Possibly impaired by alcohol or drugs)
Mobile Property Involved: Involved in ignition and burned,  Type: Passenger car.,  Make: Pontiac,  Model: Grand Prix,  Year: 1990,  License Plate: 102 NQA IA,  VIN No: 1G2WJ14T5LF323533
Location: Sioux Street, Burlington, IA 52601
Fire Department: Burlington Fire Department, Des Moines, IA 52601,  ID: 29001,  Incident #: 1749,  Station: C,  Shift/Platoon: 2
Incident Type: Overheated motor or wiring.
Alarm Time: 06/14/2006 16:40,  Arrival Time: 06/14/2006 16:47,  Controlled Time: 06/14/2006 16:58,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 06/14/2006 16:58
Alarms transmitted for the incident: 1
Action taken: Fires, rescues, and hazardous conditions, other.
Location: South Street, Burlington, IA 52601
Fire Department: Burlington Fire Department, Des Moines, IA 52601,  ID: 29001,  Incident #: 1773,  Station: S,  Shift/Platoon: 1
Incident Type: Unauthorized burning. Includes fires that are under control and not endangering property.
Alarm Time: 06/16/2006 11:49,  Arrival Time: 06/16/2006 11:49,  Controlled Time: 06/16/2006 11:55,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 06/16/2006 11:55
Alarms transmitted for the incident: 1
Action taken: Investigate. Includes investigations done on arrival to determine the situation and postincident investigations; and collecting incident information for incident reporting purposes.
Location: Central Avenue, Burlington, IA 52601
Fire Department: Burlington Fire Department, Des Moines, IA 52601,  ID: 29001,  Incident #: 1774,  Station: C,  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: 06/16/2006 12:55,  Arrival Time: 06/16/2006 12:59,  Controlled Time: 06/16/2006 13:58,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 06/16/2006 13:58
Alarms transmitted for the incident: 1,  Hazardous Material Released: Motor oil from engine or portable container less than 55 gallons.
Actions taken:
  • Hazardous materials spill control and confinement. Includes confining or diking hazardous materials.
  • Incident command. Includes providing support to incident command activities.
  • Investigate. Includes investigations done on arrival to determine the situation and postincident investigations; and collecting incident information for incident reporting purposes.
Released From: Outside of structure,  Disposition: Completed by fire service only,  Mitigating Factors: Released on major roadway
Location: Gunnison Street, Burlington, IA 52601
Fire Department: Burlington Fire Department, Des Moines, IA 52601,  ID: 29001,  Incident #: 1817,  Station: C,  Shift/Platoon: 1
Incident Type: Unauthorized burning. Includes fires that are under control and not endangering property.
Alarm Time: 06/19/2006 22:06,  Arrival Time: 06/19/2006 22:11,  Controlled Time: 06/19/2006 22:14,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 06/19/2006 22:14
Alarms transmitted for the incident: 1
Action taken: Investigate. Includes investigations done on arrival to determine the situation and postincident investigations; and collecting incident information for incident reporting purposes.
Location: Agency Street, Burlington, IA 52601
Fire Department: Burlington Fire Department, Des Moines, IA 52601,  ID: 29001,  Incident #: 1837,  Station: C,  Shift/Platoon: 3
Incident Type: Natural vegetation fire, other.
Alarm Time: 06/21/2006 15:33,  Arrival Time: 06/21/2006 15:35,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 06/21/2006 15:47
Alarms transmitted for the incident: 1
Actions taken:
  • Fire control or extinguishment, other.
  • Incident command. Includes providing support to incident command activities.
Acres Burned #: < 1
Area of Origin: Vehicle area, other,  Heat Source: Cigarette,  Item First Ignited: Light vegetation - not crop, including grass
Cause of Ignition: Unintentional (Misuse of material or product, other)
Location: Louisa Street, Burlington, IA 52601
Fire Department: Burlington Fire Department, Des Moines, IA 52601,  ID: 29001,  Incident #: 1843,  Station: C,  Shift/Platoon: 3
Incident Type: Unauthorized burning. Includes fires that are under control and not endangering property.
Alarm Time: 06/22/2006 00:28,  Arrival Time: 06/22/2006 00:32,  Controlled Time: 06/22/2006 00:33,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 06/22/2006 00:45
Alarms transmitted for the incident: 1
Action taken: Information, investigation, and enforcement, other.
Location: Polk Street, Burlington, IA 52601
Fire Department: Burlington Fire Department, Des Moines, IA 52601,  ID: 29001,  Incident #: 1853,  Station: C,  Shift/Platoon: 1
Incident Type: Unauthorized burning. Includes fires that are under control and not endangering property.
Alarm Time: 06/22/2006 16:07,  Arrival Time: 06/22/2006 16:11,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 06/22/2006 16:19
Alarms transmitted for the incident: 1
Action taken: Investigate. Includes investigations done on arrival to determine the situation and postincident investigations; and collecting incident information for incident reporting purposes.
Location: Central Avenue, Burlington, IA 52601
Fire Department: Burlington Fire Department, Des Moines, IA 52601,  ID: 29001,  Incident #: 1896,  Station: C,  Shift/Platoon: 1
Incident Type: Unauthorized burning. Includes fires that are under control and not endangering property.
Alarm Time: 06/25/2006 14:13,  Arrival Time: 06/25/2006 14:18,  Controlled Time: 06/25/2006 14:24,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 06/25/2006 14:24
Alarms transmitted for the incident: 1
Action taken: Investigate. Includes investigations done on arrival to determine the situation and postincident investigations; and collecting incident information for incident reporting purposes.
Location: Gunnison Street, Burlington, IA 52601
Fire Department: Burlington Fire Department, Des Moines, IA 52601,  ID: 29001,  Incident #: 1898,  Station: C,  Shift/Platoon: 1
Incident Type: Unauthorized burning. Includes fires that are under control and not endangering property.
Alarm Time: 06/25/2006 15:06,  Arrival Time: 06/25/2006 15:10,  Controlled Time: 06/25/2006 15:14,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 06/25/2006 15:14
Alarms transmitted for the incident: 1
Action taken: Investigate. Includes investigations done on arrival to determine the situation and postincident investigations; and collecting incident information for incident reporting purposes.
Location: 4th Street, Burlington, IA 52601
Fire Department: Burlington Fire Department, Des Moines, IA 52601,  ID: 29001,  Incident #: 1916,  Station: C,  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: 06/27/2006 10:20,  Arrival Time: 06/27/2006 10:20,  Controlled Time: 06/27/2006 10:25,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 06/27/2006 10:46
Property Value: $1000,  Property Loss: $1000
Alarms transmitted for the incident: 1
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: Unintentional (Unspecified short-circuit arc)
Mobile Property Involved: Involved in ignition and burned,  Type: Passenger car.,  Make: Dodge,  Model: Aeries,  Year: 1988,  License Plate: 874HRH IA,  VIN No: 1B3BD49D3JF203314
Location: Ordnance Court, Burlington, IA 52601
Fire Department: Burlington Fire Department, Des Moines, IA 52601,  ID: 29001,  Incident #: 1935,  Station: C,  Shift/Platoon: 1
Incident Type: Unauthorized burning. Includes fires that are under control and not endangering property.
Alarm Time: 06/28/2006 20:09,  Arrival Time: 06/28/2006 20:14,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 06/28/2006 20:27
Alarms transmitted for the incident: 1
Actions taken:
  • Incident command. Includes providing support to incident command activities.
  • 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.
Location: 5th Street 5 , Burlington, IA 52601
Fire Department: Burlington Fire Department, Des Moines, IA 52601,  ID: 29001,  Incident #: 1954,  Station: C,  Shift/Platoon: 2
Incident Type: Electrical wiring/equipment problem, other.
Alarm Time: 06/29/2006 15:57,  Arrival Time: 06/29/2006 15:59,  Controlled Time: 06/29/2006 16:10,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 06/29/2006 16:22
Property Value: $100000,  Property Loss: $200,  Contents Value: $50000,  Contents Loss: $200
Alarms transmitted for the incident: 1,  Detector Alerted Occupants: Yes
Actions taken:
  • Incident command. Includes providing support to incident command activities.
  • Refer to proper authority. Includes turnover of incidents to other authorities or agencies such as the police.
  • Investigate. Includes investigations done on arrival to determine the situation and postincident investigations; and collecting incident information for incident reporting purposes.
Location: Summer Street, Burlington, IA 52601
Fire Department: Burlington Fire Department, Des Moines, IA 52601,  ID: 29001,  Incident #: 1967,  Station: C,  Shift/Platoon: 1
Incident Type: Unauthorized burning. Includes fires that are under control and not endangering property.
Alarm Time: 07/01/2006 15:12,  Arrival Time: 07/01/2006 15:17,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 07/01/2006 15:23
Alarms transmitted for the incident: 1
Actions taken:
  • 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.
Location: Polk Street, Burlington, IA 52601
Fire Department: Burlington Fire Department, Des Moines, IA 52601,  ID: 29001,  Incident #: 1978,  Station: C,  Shift/Platoon: 2
Incident Type: Unauthorized burning. Includes fires that are under control and not endangering property.
Alarm Time: 07/02/2006 08:30,  Arrival Time: 07/02/2006 08:33,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 07/02/2006 08:48
Alarms transmitted for the incident: 1
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.
Location: Ridge Row Avenue, Burlington, IA 52601
Fire Department: Burlington Fire Department, Des Moines, IA 52601,  ID: 29001,  Incident #: 1982,  Station: C,  Shift/Platoon: 2
Incident Type: Unauthorized burning. Includes fires that are under control and not endangering property.
Alarm Time: 07/02/2006 15:55,  Arrival Time: 07/02/2006 16:09,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 07/02/2006 16:14
Alarms transmitted for the incident: 1
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.
Location: South Street, Burlington, IA 52601
Fire Department: Burlington Fire Department, Des Moines, IA 52601,  ID: 29001,  Incident #: 1993,  Station: C,  Shift/Platoon: 3
Incident Type: Hazardous condition (no fire), other.
Alarm Time: 07/03/2006 09:16,  Arrival Time: 07/03/2006 09:21,  Controlled Time: 07/03/2006 09:39,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 07/03/2006 09:39
Alarms transmitted for the incident: 1
Action taken: Standby.
Location: Main Street, Burlington, IA 52601
Fire Department: Burlington Fire Department, Des Moines, IA 52601,  ID: 29001,  Incident #: 1997,  Station: C,  Shift/Platoon: 3
Incident Type: Oil or other combustible liquid spill (flash point at or above 100 degrees F at standard temperature and pressure (Class II or III)).
Alarm Time: 07/03/2006 11:33,  Arrival Time: 07/03/2006 11:36,  Controlled Time: 07/03/2006 11:40,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 07/03/2006 11:40
Alarms transmitted for the incident: 1
Action taken: Investigate. Includes investigations done on arrival to determine the situation and postincident investigations; and collecting incident information for incident reporting purposes.
Location: Hagemann Avenue, Burlington, IA 52601
Fire Department: Burlington Fire Department, Des Moines, IA 52601,  ID: 29001,  Incident #: 2006,  Station: C,  Shift/Platoon: 1
Incident Type: Special outside fire, other.
Alarm Time: 07/04/2006 12:20,  Arrival Time: 07/04/2006 12:22,  Controlled Time: 07/04/2006 12:45,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 07/04/2006 12:45
Property Value: $850,  Property Loss: $850
Detector Alerted Occupants: Yes
Actions taken:
  • Fire control or extinguishment, other.
  • Incident command. Includes providing support to incident command activities.
  • Enforce fire code and other codes. Includes response to public complaints and abatement of code violations.
Acres Burned #: < 1
Area of Origin: Open area - outside,  Heat Source: Fireworks,  Item First Ignited: Light vegetation - not crop, including grass
Cause of Ignition: Unintentional
  • Playing with heat source
  • Unattended or unsupervised person
Location: Sunnyside Avenue, Burlington, IA 52601
Fire Department: Burlington Fire Department, Des Moines, IA 52601,  ID: 29001,  Incident #: 2009,  Station: C,  Shift/Platoon: 1
Incident Type: Grass fire. Includes fire confined to area characterized by grass ground cover, with little or no involvement of other ground fuels.
Alarm Time: 07/04/2006 14:44,  Arrival Time: 07/04/2006 14:48,  Controlled Time: 07/04/2006 14:50,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 07/04/2006 14:58
Alarms transmitted for the incident: 1
Actions taken:
  • Extinguishment by fire service personnel.
  • Incident command. Includes providing support to incident command activities.
  • 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: Trees, plants, flowers
Area of Origin: Open area - outside,  Heat Source: Fireworks,  Item First Ignited: Light vegetation - not crop, including grass
Cause of Ignition: Cause under investigation (Playing with heat source)
Location: Unspecified, Burlington, IA 52601
Fire Department: Burlington Fire Department, Des Moines, IA 52601,  ID: 29001,  Incident #: 2010,  Station: C,  Shift/Platoon: 1
Incident Type: Grass fire. Includes fire confined to area characterized by grass ground cover, with little or no involvement of other ground fuels.
Alarm Time: 07/04/2006 17:21,  Arrival Time: 07/04/2006 17:24,  Controlled Time: 07/04/2006 17:32,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 07/04/2006 17:43
Alarms transmitted for the incident: 1
Actions taken:
  • Extinguishment by fire service personnel.
  • Incident command. Includes providing support to incident command activities.
  • 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: Fireworks,  Item First Ignited: Heavy vegetation - not crop, including trees
Cause of Ignition: Cause under investigation (Playing with heat source)
Location: Main Street, Burlington, IA 52601
Fire Department: Burlington Fire Department, Des Moines, IA 52601,  ID: 29001,  Incident #: 2037,  Station: C,  Shift/Platoon: 3
Incident Type: Arcing, shorted electrical equipment.
Alarm Time: 07/06/2006 10:49,  Arrival Time: 07/06/2006 10:51,  Controlled Time: 07/06/2006 11:13,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 07/06/2006 11:14
Alarms transmitted for the incident: 1
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 Street, Burlington, IA 52601
Fire Department: Burlington Fire Department, Des Moines, IA 52601,  ID: 29001,  Incident #: 2040,  Station: C,  Shift/Platoon: 3
Incident Type: Breakdown of light ballast.
Alarm Time: 07/06/2006 11:15,  Arrival Time: 07/06/2006 11:17,  Controlled Time: 07/06/2006 11:35,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 07/06/2006 11:50
Alarms transmitted for the incident: 1
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, Burlington, IA 52601
Fire Department: Burlington Fire Department, Des Moines, IA 52601,  ID: 29001,  Incident #: 2052,  Station: C,  Shift/Platoon: 3
Incident Type: Chemical spill or leak. Includes unstable, reactive, explosive material.
Alarm Time: 07/07/2006 07:37,  Arrival Time: 07/07/2006 07:38,  Controlled Time: 07/07/2006 07:44,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 07/07/2006 07:44
Alarms transmitted for the incident: 1
Action taken: Hazardous materials leak control and containment. Includes actions taken to keep a material within its container.
Released From: Inside/On Structure,  Cause of Release: Unintentional release,  Disposition: Released to local agency,  Factors Contributing To Release: Collision, overturn, knockdown
Location: Sierra Drive, Burlington, IA 52601
Fire Department: Burlington Fire Department, Des Moines, IA 52601,  ID: 29001,  Incident #: 2057,  Station: C,  Shift/Platoon: 1
Incident Type: Unauthorized burning. Includes fires that are under control and not endangering property.
Alarm Time: 07/07/2006 20:41,  Arrival Time: 07/07/2006 20:55,  Controlled Time: 07/07/2006 20:57,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 07/07/2006 21:04
Alarms transmitted for the incident: 1
Action taken: Enforce fire code and other codes. Includes response to public complaints and abatement of code violations.
Location: Washington Street, Burlington, IA 52601
Fire Department: Burlington Fire Department, Des Moines, IA 52601,  ID: 29001,  Incident #: 2059,  Station: C,  Shift/Platoon: 1
Incident Type: Outside rubbish fire, other.
Alarm Time: 07/08/2006 03:11,  Arrival Time: 07/08/2006 03:18,  Controlled Time: 07/08/2006 03:22,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 07/08/2006 03:27
Contents Value: $150,  Contents Loss: $150
Alarms transmitted for the incident: 1
Action taken: Extinguishment by fire service personnel.
Acres Burned #: < 1
Area of Origin: Highway, parking lot, street: on or near,  Item First Ignited: Wearing apparel not on a person
Cause of Ignition: Intentional (Misuse of material or product, other)
Location: 9th Street 2 , Burlington, IA 52601
Fire Department: Burlington Fire Department, Des Moines, IA 52601,  ID: 29001,  Incident #: 2084,  Station: C,  Shift/Platoon: 1
Incident Type: Cooking fire involving the contents of a cooking vessel without fire extension beyond the vessel.
Alarm Time: 07/10/2006 13:55,  Arrival Time: 07/10/2006 14:00,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 07/10/2006 14:11
Alarms transmitted for the incident: 1,  Detector Alerted Occupants: Yes
Actions taken:
  • Ventilate. Includes nonhazardous odor removal and removal of smoke from nonhazardous materials-related fires.
  • Forcible entry, performed by fire service. Includes support to law enforcement.
  • Incident command. Includes providing support to incident command activities.
Location: Market Street, Burlington, IA 52601
Fire Department: Burlington Fire Department, Des Moines, IA 52601,  ID: 29001,  Incident #: 2088,  Station: C,  Shift/Platoon: 1
Incident Type: Unauthorized burning. Includes fires that are under control and not endangering property.
Alarm Time: 07/10/2006 20:16,  Arrival Time: 07/10/2006 20:26,  Controlled Time: 07/10/2006 20:39,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 07/10/2006 20:39
Alarms transmitted for the incident: 1,  Detector Alerted Occupants: Yes
Actions taken:
  • Incident command. Includes providing support to incident command activities.
  • 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.
Location: Valley Street, Burlington, IA 52601
Fire Department: Burlington Fire Department, Des Moines, IA 52601,  ID: 29001,  Incident #: 2099,  Station: C,  Shift/Platoon: 3
Incident Type: Cooking fire involving the contents of a cooking vessel without fire extension beyond the vessel.
Alarm Time: 07/12/2006 14:00,  Arrival Time: 07/12/2006 14:05,  Controlled Time: 07/12/2006 14:10,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 07/12/2006 14:30
Alarms transmitted for the incident: 1
Actions taken:
  • Ventilate. Includes nonhazardous odor removal and removal of smoke from nonhazardous materials-related fires.
  • Investigate. Includes investigations done on arrival to determine the situation and postincident investigations; and collecting incident information for incident reporting purposes.
Location: 4th Street, Burlington, IA 52601
Fire Department: Burlington Fire Department, Des Moines, IA 52601,  ID: 29001,  Incident #: 2110,  Station: C,  Shift/Platoon: 3
Incident Type: Dumpster or other outside trash receptacle fire. Includes waste material from manufacturing or other production processes.
Alarm Time: 07/13/2006 01:43,  Arrival Time: 07/13/2006 01:46,  Controlled Time: 07/13/2006 01:51,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 07/13/2006 02:08
Alarms transmitted for the incident: 1
Action taken: Extinguishment by fire service personnel.
Location: Vineyard Street, Burlington, IA 52601
Fire Department: Burlington Fire Department, Des Moines, IA 52601,  ID: 29001,  Incident #: 2115,  Station: C,  Shift/Platoon: 1
Incident Type: Unauthorized burning. Includes fires that are under control and not endangering property.
Alarm Time: 07/13/2006 19:01,  Arrival Time: 07/13/2006 19:08,  Controlled Time: 07/13/2006 19:40,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 07/13/2006 19:40
Alarms transmitted for the incident: 1,  Detector Alerted Occupants: Yes
Actions taken:
  • Provide information to the public or media.
  • 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.
Location: 10th Street, Burlington, IA 52601
Fire Department: Burlington Fire Department, Des Moines, IA 52601,  ID: 29001,  Incident #: 2118,  Station: C,  Shift/Platoon: 1
Incident Type: Special outside fire, other.
Alarm Time: 07/14/2006 01:18,  Arrival Time: 07/14/2006 01:23,  Controlled Time: 07/14/2006 01:24,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 07/14/2006 01:42
Alarms transmitted for the incident: 1
Actions taken:
  • Extinguishment by fire service personnel.
  • Incident command. Includes providing support to incident command activities.
  • 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
Cause of Ignition: Intentional
Location: Oak Street, Burlington, IA 52601
Fire Department: Burlington Fire Department, Des Moines, IA 52601,  ID: 29001,  Incident #: 2120,  Station: C,  Shift/Platoon: 2
Incident Type: Outside rubbish, trash, or waste fire. Excludes outside rubbish fires in a container or receptacle.
Alarm Time: 07/14/2006 15:59,  Arrival Time: 07/14/2006 16:01,  Controlled Time: 07/14/2006 16:01,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 07/14/2006 16:05
Alarms transmitted for the incident: 1
Actions taken:
  • Incident command. Includes providing support to incident command activities.
  • Extinguishment by fire service personnel.
Location: Summer Street, Burlington, IA 52601
Fire Department: Burlington Fire Department, Des Moines, IA 52601,  ID: 29001,  Incident #: 2128,  Station: C,  Shift/Platoon: 2
Incident Type: Unauthorized burning. Includes fires that are under control and not endangering property.
Alarm Time: 07/15/2006 02:09,  Arrival Time: 07/15/2006 02:12,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 07/15/2006 02:17
Alarms transmitted for the incident: 1
Actions taken:
  • Incident command. Includes providing support to incident command activities.
  • 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.
Location: Garfield Avenue, Burlington, IA 52601
Fire Department: Burlington Fire Department, Des Moines, IA 52601,  ID: 29001,  Incident #: 2134,  Station: C,  Shift/Platoon: 3
Incident Type: Overheated motor or wiring.
Alarm Time: 07/15/2006 20:54,  Arrival Time: 07/15/2006 20:58,  Controlled Time: 07/15/2006 21:12,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 07/15/2006 21:35
Alarms transmitted for the incident: 1
Action taken: Investigate. Includes investigations done on arrival to determine the situation and postincident investigations; and collecting incident information for incident reporting purposes.
Location: South Street, Burlington, IA 52601
Fire Department: Burlington Fire Department, Des Moines, IA 52601,  ID: 29001,  Incident #: 2147,  Station: S,  Shift/Platoon: 2
Incident Type: Cultivated trees or nursery stock fire. Includes fires involving Christmas tree farms and plants under cultivation for transport off-site for ornamental use.
Alarm Time: 07/17/2006 21:03,  Arrival Time: 07/17/2006 21:06,  Controlled Time: 07/17/2006 21:09,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 07/17/2006 21:11
Alarms transmitted for the incident: 1
Action taken: Extinguishment by fire service personnel.
Acres Burned #: < 1
Area of Origin: Highway, parking lot, street: on or near,  Heat Source: Lightning,  Item First Ignited: Heavy vegetation - not crop, including trees
Cause of Ignition: Act of nature (Storm)
Location: Division Street, Burlington, IA 52601
Fire Department: Burlington Fire Department, Des Moines, IA 52601,  ID: 29001,  Incident #: 2159,  Station: C,  Shift/Platoon: 3
Incident Type: Arcing, shorted electrical equipment.
Alarm Time: 07/18/2006 19:51,  Arrival Time: 07/18/2006 19:53,  Controlled Time: 07/18/2006 20:43,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 07/18/2006 20:43
Property Value: $50000,  Property Loss: $1000,  Contents Loss: $1000
Alarms transmitted for the incident: 1,  Detector Alerted Occupants: Yes
Actions taken:
  • Ventilate. Includes nonhazardous odor removal and removal of smoke from nonhazardous materials-related fires.
  • Investigate. Includes investigations done on arrival to determine the situation and postincident investigations; and collecting incident information for incident reporting purposes.
Location: Division Street, Burlington, IA 52601
Fire Department: Burlington Fire Department, Des Moines, IA 52601,  ID: 29001,  Incident #: 2160,  Station: C,  Shift/Platoon: 3
Incident Type: Fuel burner/boiler, delayed ignition or malfunction, where flames cause no damage outside the fire box.
Alarm Time: 07/18/2006 19:56,  Arrival Time: 07/18/2006 19:56,  Controlled Time: 07/18/2006 20:18,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 07/18/2006 20:18
Alarms transmitted for the incident: 1
Action taken: Investigate. Includes investigations done on arrival to determine the situation and postincident investigations; and collecting incident information for incident reporting purposes.
Location: Starr Street, Burlington, IA 52601
Fire Department: Burlington Fire Department, Des Moines, IA 52601,  ID: 29001,  Incident #: 2172,  Station: C,  Shift/Platoon: 2
Incident Type: Outside rubbish fire, other.
Alarm Time: 07/20/2006 21:41,  Arrival Time: 07/20/2006 21:48,  Controlled Time: 07/20/2006 21:55,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 07/20/2006 22:05
Alarms transmitted for the incident: 1
Action taken: Information, investigation, and enforcement, other.
Location: Market Street, Burlington, IA 52601
Fire Department: Burlington Fire Department, Des Moines, IA 52601,  ID: 29001,  Incident #: 2186,  Station: C,  Shift/Platoon: 1
Incident Type: Unauthorized burning. Includes fires that are under control and not endangering property.
Alarm Time: 07/22/2006 18:09,  Arrival Time: 07/22/2006 18:19,  Controlled Time: 07/22/2006 18:25,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 07/22/2006 18:25
Alarms transmitted for the incident: 1
Action taken: Enforce fire code and other codes. Includes response to public complaints and abatement of code violations.
Location: Plane Street, Burlington, IA 52601
Fire Department: Burlington Fire Department, Des Moines, IA 52601,  ID: 29001,  Incident #: 2189,  Station: C,  Shift/Platoon: 1
Incident Type: Unauthorized burning. Includes fires that are under control and not endangering property.
Alarm Time: 07/22/2006 21:50,  Arrival Time: 07/22/2006 21:54,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 07/22/2006 22:09
Alarms transmitted for the incident: 1
Action taken: Information, investigation, and enforcement, other.
Location: Flint Hills Drive, Burlington, IA 52601
Fire Department: Burlington Fire Department, Des Moines, IA 52601,  ID: 29001,  Incident #: 2209,  Station: C,  Shift/Platoon: 3
Incident Type: Electrical wiring/equipment problem, other.
Alarm Time: 07/24/2006 12:04,  Arrival Time: 07/24/2006 12:09,  Controlled Time: 07/24/2006 12:34,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 07/24/2006 12:34
Alarms transmitted for the incident: 1
Action taken: Investigate. Includes investigations done on arrival to determine the situation and postincident investigations; and collecting incident information for incident reporting purposes.
Location: 5th Street, Burlington, IA 52601
Fire Department: Burlington Fire Department, Des Moines, IA 52601,  ID: 29001,  Incident #: 2211,  Station: C,  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: 07/24/2006 15:14,  Arrival Time: 07/24/2006 15:19,  Controlled Time: 07/24/2006 15:26,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 07/24/2006 15:50
Alarms transmitted for the incident: 1
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.
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: Unintentional (Unspecified short-circuit arc)
Mobile Property Involved: Involved in ignition and burned,  Type: Passenger car.,  Make: Other Make,  Model: Mercury Sable,  Year: 1991,  License Plate: 459 GHZ IA,  VIN No: 1MECM50U2MA627038
Location: Division Street, Burlington, IA 52601
Fire Department: Burlington Fire Department, Des Moines, IA 52601,  ID: 29001,  Incident #: 2212,  Station: C,  Shift/Platoon: 3
Incident Type: Unauthorized burning. Includes fires that are under control and not endangering property.
Alarm Time: 07/24/2006 19:38,  Arrival Time: 07/24/2006 19:42,  Controlled Time: 07/24/2006 20:20,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 07/24/2006 20:20
Alarms transmitted for the incident: 1
Action taken: Enforce fire code and other codes. Includes response to public complaints and abatement of code violations.
Location: Summer Street, Burlington, IA 52601
Fire Department: Burlington Fire Department, Des Moines, IA 52601,  ID: 29001,  Incident #: 2213,  Station: C,  Shift/Platoon: 3
Incident Type: Unauthorized burning. Includes fires that are under control and not endangering property.
Alarm Time: 07/24/2006 21:10,  Arrival Time: 07/24/2006 21:14,  Controlled Time: 07/24/2006 21:15,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 07/24/2006 21:29
Alarms transmitted for the incident: 1
Action taken: Information, investigation, and enforcement, other.
Location: 6th Street, Burlington, IA 52601
Fire Department: Burlington Fire Department, Des Moines, IA 52601,  ID: 29001,  Incident #: 2222,  Station: C,  Shift/Platoon: 1
Incident Type: Unauthorized burning. Includes fires that are under control and not endangering property.
Alarm Time: 07/25/2006 15:54,  Arrival Time: 07/25/2006 15:57,  Controlled Time: 07/25/2006 15:57,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 07/25/2006 16:13
Alarms transmitted for the incident: 1
Action taken: Information, investigation, and enforcement, other.
Location: Starr Street, Burlington, IA 52601
Fire Department: Burlington Fire Department, Des Moines, IA 52601,  ID: 29001,  Incident #: 2229,  Station: C,  Shift/Platoon: 1
Incident Type: Arcing, shorted electrical equipment.
Alarm Time: 07/26/2006 07:00,  Arrival Time: 07/26/2006 07:07,  Controlled Time: 07/26/2006 09:08,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 07/26/2006 09:08
Alarms transmitted for the incident: 1
Action taken: Establish safe area. Includes isolating the area affected by denying entry to unprotected persons and establishing hazard control zones (hot, warm, cold).
Location: Agency Street, Burlington, IA 52601
Fire Department: Burlington Fire Department, Des Moines, IA 52601,  ID: 29001,  Incident #: 2243,  Station: C,  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: 07/27/2006 19:34,  Arrival Time: 07/27/2006 19:37,  Controlled Time: 07/27/2006 19:52,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 07/27/2006 19:54
Alarms transmitted for the incident: 1
Action taken: Remove hazard. Includes neutralizing a hazardous condition.
Released From: Outside of structure,  Population Density: Urban Center - Densely populated,  Area Affected: 12 Square Feet,  Cause of Release: Unintentional release,  Disposition: Released to property owner or manager,  Actions Taken: Remove hazard or hazardous materials,  ,  ,  Factors Contributing To Release: Failure to use ordinary care
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