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

Incident types - Homer

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Location: Golden Plover, Homer, AK 99603
Fire Department: Homer FD, AK 99603,  ID: 26500,  Incident #: 38,  Station: 1,  Shift/Platoon: A
Incident Type: Chimney or flue fire originating in and confined to a chimney or flue.
Alarm Time: 01/29/2006 01:57,  Arrival Time: 01/29/2006 02:03,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 01/29/2006 02:05
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: Kachemak Drive, Homer, AK 99603
Fire Department: Homer FD, AK 99603,  ID: 26500,  Incident #: 77,  Station: 1,  Shift/Platoon: B
Incident Type: Building fire
Alarm Time: 02/28/2006 17:05,  Arrival Time: 02/28/2006 17:24,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 02/28/2006 20:11
Property Value: $250000,  Property Loss: $10000,  Contents Value: $35000,  Contents Loss: $35000
Alarms transmitted for the incident: 2,  Detector Alerted Occupants: Yes
Actions taken:
  • Provide first aid and check for injuries. Medical evaluation of patient.
  • Extinguishment by fire service personnel.
  • Salvage and overhaul.
Buildings Involved #: 1,  Acres Burned #: < 1,  On Site Materials: Boats, ships
Area of Origin: Cargo/trunk area - all vehicles,  Heat Source: Flame/torch used for lighting,  Item First Ignited: Atomized liquid, vaporized liquid, aerosol.
Cause of Ignition: Unintentional (Equipment not being operated properly)
Structure Type: Enclosed building,  Status: In normal use,  Stories: 1 Above,  Square Feet: 6000,  Stories with Damage: 1 Significant
Mobile Property Involved: Involved in ignition and burned,  Type: Boat: shorter than 65 ft. with power,  Make: Other Make,  Model: Highlander,  Year: 1992,  License Plate: 961252 AK
Location: Reber Road, Homer, AK 99603
Fire Department: Homer FD, AK 99603,  ID: 26500,  Incident #: 91,  Station: 1,  Shift/Platoon: B
Incident Type: Building fire
Alarm Time: 03/07/2006 03:58,  Arrival Time: 03/07/2006 04:17,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 03/07/2006 05:36
Contents Loss: $1500
Alarms transmitted for the incident: 1
Action taken: Extinguishment by fire service personnel.
Buildings Involved #: 1,  Acres Burned #: < 1
Cause of Ignition: Cause under investigation
Location: Kachemak Drive, Homer, AK 99603
Fire Department: Homer FD, AK 99603,  ID: 26500,  Incident #: 107,  Station: 1,  Shift/Platoon: B
Incident Type: Water vehicle fire. Includes boats, barges, hovercraft, and all other vehicles designed for navigation on water.
Alarm Time: 03/18/2006 17:14,  Arrival Time: 03/18/2006 17:27,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 03/18/2006 19:02
Alarms transmitted for the incident: 1
Action taken: Salvage and overhaul.
Acres Burned #: < 1
Cause of Ignition: Cause under investigation
Mobile Property Involved: Not involved in ignition, but burned,  Type: Commercial fishing or processing vessel
Location: East End Road, Homer, AK 99603
Fire Department: Homer FD, AK 99603,  ID: 26500,  Incident #: 111,  Station: 1,  Shift/Platoon: C
Incident Type: Passenger vehicle fire. Includes any motorized passenger vehicle, other than a motor home (e.g., pickup trucks, sport utility vehicles, buses).
Alarm Time: 03/20/2006 08:29,  Arrival Time: 03/20/2006 08:48,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 03/20/2006 09:30
Property Value: $12000,  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,  Heat Source: Radiated, conducted heat from operating equipment
Cause of Ignition: Failure of equipment or heat source (Worn out)
Mobile Property Involved: Involved in ignition and burned,  Type: Passenger car.,  Make: Dodge,  Model: Durango,  Year: 1998
Location: Sprucewood Drive, Homer, AK 99603
Fire Department: Homer FD, AK 99603,  ID: 26500,  Incident #: 113,  Station: 1,  Shift/Platoon: A
Incident Type: Chimney or flue fire originating in and confined to a chimney or flue.
Alarm Time: 03/22/2006 20:46,  Arrival Time: 03/22/2006 20:59,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 03/22/2006 21:45
Alarms transmitted for the incident: 1,  Detector Alerted Occupants: Yes
Actions taken:
  • Extinguishment by fire service personnel.
  • Investigate. Includes investigations done on arrival to determine the situation and postincident investigations; and collecting incident information for incident reporting purposes.
Location: Homer Bypass Street, Homer, AK 99603
Fire Department: Homer FD, AK 99603,  ID: 26500,  Incident #: 118,  Station: 1,  Shift/Platoon: B
Incident Type: Unauthorized burning. Includes fires that are under control and not endangering property.
Alarm Time: 03/27/2006 17:02,  Arrival Time: 03/27/2006 17:11,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 03/27/2006 17:25
Alarms transmitted for the incident: 1
Action taken: Extinguishment by fire service personnel.
Location: Sterling Highway, Homer, AK 99603
Fire Department: Homer FD, AK 99603,  ID: 26500,  Incident #: 142,  Station: 1,  Shift/Platoon: B
Incident Type: Grass fire. Includes fire confined to area characterized by grass ground cover, with little or no involvement of other ground fuels.
Alarm Time: 04/15/2006 16:14,  Arrival Time: 04/15/2006 16:19,  Controlled Time: 04/15/2006 16:19,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 04/15/2006 17:06
Alarms transmitted for the incident: 1
Actions taken:
  • Salvage and overhaul.
  • Investigate. Includes investigations done on arrival to determine the situation and postincident investigations; and collecting incident information for incident reporting purposes.
Area Type: Urban -wildland interface area
Total Acres Burned: 0.1
Location: Homer Spit Road, Homer, AK 99603
Fire Department: Homer FD, AK 99603,  ID: 26500,  Incident #: 143,  Station: 1,  Shift/Platoon: B
Incident Type: Dumpster or other outside trash receptacle fire. Includes waste material from manufacturing or other production processes.
Alarm Time: 04/15/2006 18:32,  Arrival Time: 04/15/2006 18:53,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 04/15/2006 19:30
Property Value: $2500
Alarms transmitted for the incident: 1
Action taken: Extinguishment by fire service personnel.
Location: Beluga Court, Homer, AK 99603
Fire Department: Homer FD, AK 99603,  ID: 26500,  Incident #: 145,  Station: 1,  Shift/Platoon: B
Incident Type: Building fire
Alarm Time: 04/15/2006 23:57,  Arrival Time: 04/16/2006 00:01,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 04/16/2006 00:42
Property Value: $150000,  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.
Buildings Involved #: 1,  Acres Burned #: < 1
Area of Origin: Function area, other,  Heat Source: Hot ember or ash,  Item First Ignited: Organic materials, other
Cause of Ignition: Unintentional (Abandoned or discarded materials or products)
Structure Type: Enclosed building,  Status: In normal use,  Stories: 2 Above,  Square Feet: 768,  Stories with Damage: 1 Minor
Detector Presence: Detectors Present,  Operation: Fire too small to operate
Location: Kachemak Drive, Homer, AK 99603
Fire Department: Homer FD, AK 99603,  ID: 26500,  Incident #: 175,  Station: 1,  Shift/Platoon: C
Incident Type: Mobile property (vehicle) fire, other.
Alarm Time: 05/11/2006 13:26,  Arrival Time: 05/11/2006 13:37,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 05/11/2006 13:55
Property Value: $5000
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
Cause of Ignition: Failure of equipment or heat source (Electrical failure, malfunction, other)
Mobile Property Involved: Involved in ignition, but did not itself burn,  Type: General use truck, dump truck, fire apparatus,  Make: Ford,  Model: Econoline,  License Plate: ELJ271 AK
Location: Fish Dock Road, Homer, AK 99603
Fire Department: Homer FD, AK 99603,  ID: 26500,  Incident #: 193,  Station: 1,  Shift/Platoon: B
Incident Type: Trash or rubbish fire in a structure, with no flame damage to structure or its contents.
Alarm Time: 05/29/2006 13:56,  Arrival Time: 05/29/2006 14:15,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 05/29/2006 14:46
Alarms transmitted for the incident: 1
Action taken: Fire control or extinguishment, other.
Location: Douglas Street, Homer, AK 99603
Fire Department: Homer FD, AK 99603,  ID: 26500,  Incident #: 201,  Station: 1,  Shift/Platoon: C
Incident Type: Combustible and flammable gas or liquid spills or leaks, other. Chemical release, reaction, or toxic condition
Alarm Time: 06/06/2006 08:12,  Arrival Time: 06/06/2006 08:19,  Controlled Time: 06/06/2006 08:37,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 06/06/2006 08:42
Action taken: Investigate. Includes investigations done on arrival to determine the situation and postincident investigations; and collecting incident information for incident reporting purposes.
Location: April Street, Homer, AK 99603
Fire Department: Homer FD, AK 99603,  ID: 26500,  Incident #: 208,  Station: 1,  Shift/Platoon: B
Incident Type: Outside rubbish fire, other.
Alarm Time: 06/12/2006 06:12,  Arrival Time: 06/12/2006 06:33,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 06/12/2006 06:50
Action taken: Extinguishment by fire service personnel.
Location: Fairview Avenue, Homer, AK 99603
Fire Department: Homer FD, AK 99603,  ID: 26500,  Incident #: 248,  Station: 1,  Shift/Platoon: B
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: 06/25/2006 01:06,  Arrival Time: 06/25/2006 01:15,  Controlled Time: 06/25/2006 01:18,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 06/25/2006 02:04
Alarms transmitted for the incident: 1
Action taken: Fire control or extinguishment, other.
Acres Burned #: < 1
Area of Origin: Vehicle area, other
Cause of Ignition: Cause under investigation
Mobile Property Involved: Involved in ignition and burned,  Type: Passenger road vehicle, other,  Make: Jeep,  Year: 1989,  License Plate: 3369CT AK,  VIN No: 1j7fj36l9kl422132
Location: Bunnell Avenue, Homer, AK 99603
Fire Department: Homer FD, AK 99603,  ID: 26500,  Incident #: 257,  Station: 1,  Shift/Platoon: A
Incident Type: Unauthorized burning. Includes fires that are under control and not endangering property.
Alarm Time: 07/01/2006 17:04,  Arrival Time: 07/01/2006 17:17,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 07/01/2006 17:32
Alarms transmitted for the incident: 1
Action taken: Extinguishment by fire service personnel.
Location: Main Street, Homer, AK 99603
Fire Department: Homer FD, AK 99603,  ID: 26500,  Incident #: 279,  Station: 1,  Shift/Platoon: A
Incident Type: Unauthorized burning. Includes fires that are under control and not endangering property.
Alarm Time: 07/13/2006 22:52,  Arrival Time: 07/13/2006 23:01,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 07/13/2006 23:22
Alarms transmitted for the incident: 1
Action taken: Extinguishment by fire service personnel.
Location: Unspecified, Homer, AK 99603
Fire Department: Homer FD, AK 99603,  ID: 26500,  Incident #: 280,  Station: 1,  Shift/Platoon: A
Incident Type: Unauthorized burning. Includes fires that are under control and not endangering property.
Alarm Time: 07/15/2006 01:59,  Arrival Time: 07/15/2006 02:20,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 07/15/2006 02:42
Alarms transmitted for the incident: 1
Action taken: Extinguishment by fire service personnel.
Location: Lake Street, Homer, AK 99603
Fire Department: Homer FD, AK 99603,  ID: 26500,  Incident #: 286,  Station: 1,  Shift/Platoon: A
Incident Type: Chemical spill or leak. Includes unstable, reactive, explosive material.
Alarm Time: 07/17/2006 18:02,  Arrival Time: 07/17/2006 18:13,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 07/17/2006 18:38
Alarms transmitted for the incident: 1,  Hazardous Material Released: Propane gas, less than a 21-pound tank (as in home BBQ grill).
Action taken: Hazardous materials leak control and containment. Includes actions taken to keep a material within its container.
Location: Danview Avenue, Homer, AK 99603
Fire Department: Homer FD, AK 99603,  ID: 26500,  Incident #: 282,  Station: 1,  Shift/Platoon: B
Incident Type: Carbon monoxide incident. Excludes incidents with nothing found.
Alarm Time: 07/18/2006 21:43,  Arrival Time: 07/18/2006 22:00,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 07/18/2006 23:15
Alarms transmitted for the incident: 1,  Detector Alerted Occupants: Yes,  Hazardous Material Released: Propane gas, less than a 21-pound tank (as in home BBQ grill).
Action taken: Remove hazard. Includes neutralizing a hazardous condition.
Location: Pioneer Avenue, Homer, AK 99603
Fire Department: Homer FD, AK 99603,  ID: 26500,  Incident #: 287,  Station: 1,  Shift/Platoon: A
Incident Type: Outside rubbish, trash, or waste fire. Excludes outside rubbish fires in a container or receptacle.
Alarm Time: 07/18/2006 00:40,  Arrival Time: 07/18/2006 00:50,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 07/18/2006 00:58
Alarms transmitted for the incident: 1
Action taken: Extinguishment by fire service personnel.
Location: Calhoun Court, Homer, AK 99603
Fire Department: Homer FD, AK 99603,  ID: 26500,  Incident #: 363,  Station: 1,  Shift/Platoon: C
Incident Type: Combustible and flammable gas or liquid spills or leaks, other. Chemical release, reaction, or toxic condition
Alarm Time: 08/22/2006 17:36,  Arrival Time: 08/22/2006 17:39,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 08/22/2006 17:48
Hazardous Material Released: Diesel fuel or fuel oil, vehicle fuel tank or portable storage container 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.
Location: Ben Walters Lane, Homer, AK 99603
Fire Department: Homer FD, AK 99603,  ID: 26500,  Incident #: 432,  Station: 1,  Shift/Platoon: C
Incident Type: Building fire
Alarm Time: 10/02/2006 13:37,  Arrival Time: 10/02/2006 13:44,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 10/02/2006 14:25
Property Value: $150000,  Property Loss: $10500
Alarms transmitted for the incident: 1,  Detector Alerted Occupants: Yes
Actions taken:
  • 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: Cooking area, kitchen,  Heat Source: Radiated, conducted heat from operating equipment,  Item First Ignited: Flammable liquid/gas - in/from final container
Cause of Ignition: Unintentional (Equipment unattended)
Structure Type: Enclosed building,  Status: In normal use,  Stories: 2 Above,  Square Feet: 4000,  Stories with Damage: 1 Minor
Detector Presence: Detectors Present,  Type: Smoke,  Operation: Failed to Operate
Location: Pioneer Avenue, Homer, AK 99603
Fire Department: Homer FD, AK 99603,  ID: 26500,  Incident #: 436,  Station: 1,  Shift/Platoon: C
Incident Type: Chemical spill or leak. Includes unstable, reactive, explosive material.
Alarm Time: 10/06/2006 10:49,  Arrival Time: 10/06/2006 10:51,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 10/06/2006 11:05
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.
Action taken: Hazardous materials spill control and confinement. Includes confining or diking hazardous materials.
Location: East End Road, Homer, AK 99603
Fire Department: Homer FD, AK 99603,  ID: 26500,  Incident #: 474,  Station: 1,  Shift/Platoon: C
Incident Type: Building fire
Alarm Time: 11/05/2006 14:51,  Arrival Time: 11/05/2006 15:00,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 11/05/2006 16:32
Alarms transmitted for the incident: 1
Actions taken:
  • Extinguishment by fire service personnel.
  • Salvage and overhaul.
Buildings Involved #: 1,  Acres Burned #: < 1,  On Site Materials: Trees, plants, flowers
Area of Origin: Storage area, other,  Heat Source: Arcing
Cause of Ignition: Cause under investigation
Structure Type: Enclosed building,  Status: Idle, not routinely used,  Stories: 1 Above,  Square Feet: 480,  Stories with Damage: 1 Extreme
Location: Triton Court, Homer, AK 99603
Fire Department: Homer FD, AK 99603,  ID: 26500,  Incident #: 525,  Station: 1,  Shift/Platoon: C
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: 12/05/2006 15:27,  Arrival Time: 12/05/2006 15:35,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 12/05/2006 16:00
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
Cause of Ignition: Cause under investigation
Mobile Property Involved: Involved in ignition and burned,  Type: Passenger car.,  Make: Dodge,  Model: Van,  Year: 1991,  License Plate: DSN 281 AK
Location: Highland Drive, Homer, AK 99603
Fire Department: Homer FD, AK 99603,  ID: 26500,  Incident #: 533,  Station: 1,  Shift/Platoon: B
Incident Type: Carbon monoxide incident. Excludes incidents with nothing found.
Alarm Time: 12/09/2006 18:21,  Arrival Time: 12/09/2006 18:44,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 12/09/2006 20:03
Alarms transmitted for the incident: 1,  Detector Alerted Occupants: Yes,  Hazardous Material Released: Propane gas, less than a 21-pound tank (as in home BBQ grill).
Action taken: Remove hazard. Includes neutralizing a hazardous condition.
Location: Kachemak Drive, Homer, AK 99603
Fire Department: Homer FD, AK 99603,  ID: 26500,  Incident #: 537,  Station: 1,  Shift/Platoon: C
Incident Type: Gasoline or other flammable liquid spill (flash point below 100 degrees F at standard temperature and pressure (Class I)).
Alarm Time: 12/11/2006 13:03,  Arrival Time: 12/11/2006 13:07,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 12/11/2006 13:39
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.
Action taken: Standby.
Location: Waddell Street, Homer, AK 99603
Fire Department: Homer FD, AK 99603,  ID: 26500,  Incident #: 554,  Station: 1,  Shift/Platoon: B
Incident Type: Carbon monoxide incident. Excludes incidents with nothing found.
Alarm Time: 12/23/2006 15:37,  Arrival Time: 12/23/2006 15:41,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 12/23/2006 15:56
Detector Alerted Occupants: Yes,  Hazardous Material Released: Propane gas, less than a 21-pound tank (as in home BBQ grill).
Action taken: Investigate. Includes investigations done on arrival to determine the situation and postincident investigations; and collecting incident information for incident reporting purposes.
Location: Reinhart Lane, Homer, AK 99603
Fire Department: Kachemak Emerg. Services, AK ,  ID: 26541,  Incident #: 16,  Station: 1,  Shift/Platoon: C
Incident Type: Chimney or flue fire originating in and confined to a chimney or flue.
Alarm Time: 01/17/2006 15:45,  Arrival Time: 01/17/2006 16:06,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 01/17/2006 16:58
Property Value: $200000,  Property Loss: $2500
Alarms transmitted for the incident: 1
Action taken: Extinguishment by fire service personnel.
Location: Portlock Road, Homer, AK 99603
Fire Department: Kachemak Emerg. Services, AK ,  ID: 26541,  Incident #: 20,  Station: 1,  Shift/Platoon: C
Incident Type: Building fire
Alarm Time: 01/19/2006 14:48,  Arrival Time: 01/19/2006 15:04,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 01/19/2006 16:56
Property Value: $100000,  Property Loss: $15000
Alarms transmitted for the incident: 1,  Detector Alerted Occupants: Yes
Actions taken:
  • Extinguishment by fire service personnel.
  • Salvage and overhaul.
Buildings Involved #: 1,  Acres Burned #: < 1
Area of Origin: Attic: vacant, crawl space above top story, cupola,  Heat Source: Radiated, conducted heat from operating equipment,  Item First Ignited: Insulation within structural area
Cause of Ignition: Unintentional (Installation deficiency)
Structure Type: Enclosed building,  Status: In normal use,  Stories: 1 Above,  Square Feet: 1200,  Stories with Damage: 1 Significant
Detector Presence: Detectors Present,  Operation: Operated,  Effectiveness: Alerted Occupants
Location: Olson Mountain Road, Homer, AK 99603
Fire Department: Kachemak Emerg. Services, AK ,  ID: 26541,  Incident #: 36,  Station: 1,  Shift/Platoon: A
Incident Type: Building fire
Alarm Time: 01/28/2006 10:37,  Arrival Time: 01/28/2006 11:06,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 01/28/2006 13:16
Property Value: $35000,  Property Loss: $35000
Alarms transmitted for the incident: 1
Actions taken:
  • Extinguishment by fire service personnel.
  • Salvage and overhaul.
Buildings Involved #: 1,  Acres Burned #: < 1,  On Site Materials: Flammables, combustible liquids, other
Cause of Ignition: Cause under investigation
Structure Type: Enclosed building,  Status: In normal use,  Stories: 1 Above,  Square Feet: 600,  Stories with Damage: 1 Extreme
Detector Presence: Detectors Present
Location: Kay Court, Homer, AK 99603
Fire Department: Kachemak Emerg. Services, AK ,  ID: 26541,  Incident #: 46,  Station: 1,  Shift/Platoon: B
Incident Type: Chimney or flue fire originating in and confined to a chimney or flue.
Alarm Time: 02/04/2006 12:19,  Arrival Time: 02/04/2006 12:34,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 02/04/2006 13:15
Property Loss: $400
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: Birch Park Lane, Homer, AK 99603
Fire Department: Kachemak Emerg. Services, AK ,  ID: 26541,  Incident #: 64,  Station: 1,  Shift/Platoon: B
Incident Type: Authorized controlled burning. Includes fires that are agricultural in nature and managed by the property owner. Excludes unauthorized controlled burning and prescribed fires.
Alarm Time: 02/19/2006 18:57,  Arrival Time: 02/19/2006 19:18,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 02/19/2006 19:38
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: Portlock Drive, Homer, AK 99603
Fire Department: Kachemak Emerg. Services, AK ,  ID: 26541,  Incident #: 153,  Station: 1,  Shift/Platoon: A
Incident Type: Unauthorized burning. Includes fires that are under control and not endangering property.
Alarm Time: 04/23/2006 13:33,  Arrival Time: 04/23/2006 13:43,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 04/23/2006 14:04
Action taken: Extinguishment by fire service personnel.
Location: Alan Drive, Homer, AK 99603
Fire Department: Kachemak Emerg. Services, AK ,  ID: 26541,  Incident #: 156,  Station: 1,  Shift/Platoon: A
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: 04/24/2006 22:54,  Arrival Time: 04/24/2006 23:13,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 04/24/2006 23:58
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: Grewink Circle, Homer, AK 99603
Fire Department: Kachemak Emerg. Services, AK ,  ID: 26541,  Incident #: 165,  Station: 1,  Shift/Platoon: B
Incident Type: Building fire
Alarm Time: 04/30/2006 19:44,  Arrival Time: 04/30/2006 19:59,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 04/30/2006 20:46
Property Value: $5000,  Property Loss: $500
Alarms transmitted for the incident: 1
Actions taken:
  • 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: Chute/container - trash, rubbish, waste,  Item First Ignited: Oily rags
Cause of Ignition: Cause under investigation
Structure Type: Enclosed building,  Status: In normal use,  Stories: 1 Above,  Square Feet: 120,  Stories with Damage: 1 Minor
Location: Hancock Road, Homer, AK 99603
Fire Department: Kachemak Emerg. Services, AK ,  ID: 26541,  Incident #: 173,  Station: 1,  Shift/Platoon: B
Incident Type: Building fire
Alarm Time: 05/10/2006 02:34,  Arrival Time: 05/10/2006 02:57,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 05/10/2006 04:33
Property Value: $40000,  Property Loss: $40000
Alarms transmitted for the incident: 1
Actions taken:
  • Extinguishment by fire service personnel.
  • Salvage and overhaul.
Buildings Involved #: 1,  Acres Burned #: < 1
Area of Origin: Roof surface: exterior,  Heat Source: Hot ember or ash,  Item First Ignited: Exterior roof covering or finish
Cause of Ignition: Unintentional
Structure Type: Enclosed building,  Status: In normal use,  Stories: 1 Above,  Square Feet: 400,  Stories with Damage: 1 Extreme
Location: Virginia Avenue, Homer, AK 99603
Fire Department: Kachemak Emerg. Services, AK ,  ID: 26541,  Incident #: 190,  Station: 1,  Shift/Platoon: B
Incident Type: Authorized controlled burning. Includes fires that are agricultural in nature and managed by the property owner. Excludes unauthorized controlled burning and prescribed fires.
Alarm Time: 05/25/2006 23:02,  Arrival Time: 05/25/2006 23:25,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 05/25/2006 23:31
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: Green Timbers Road, Homer, AK 99603
Fire Department: Kachemak Emerg. Services, AK ,  ID: 26541,  Incident #: 191,  Station: 1,  Shift/Platoon: B
Incident Type: Grass fire. Includes fire confined to area characterized by grass ground cover, with little or no involvement of other ground fuels.
Alarm Time: 05/27/2006 19:45,  Arrival Time: 05/27/2006 20:10,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 05/27/2006 23:09
Alarms transmitted for the incident: 2
Action taken: Contain fire (wildland).
Location: East End Road, Homer, AK 99603
Fire Department: Kachemak Emerg. Services, AK ,  ID: 26541,  Incident #: 346,  Station: 1,  Shift/Platoon: A
Incident Type: Dumpster or other outside trash receptacle fire. Includes waste material from manufacturing or other production processes.
Alarm Time: 08/13/2006 14:45,  Arrival Time: 08/13/2006 15:14,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 08/13/2006 15:43
Alarms transmitted for the incident: 1
Action taken: Extinguishment by fire service personnel.
Location: Fernwood Road, Homer, AK 99603
Fire Department: Kachemak Emerg. Services, AK ,  ID: 26541,  Incident #: 483,  Station: 1,  Shift/Platoon: C
Incident Type: Carbon monoxide incident. Excludes incidents with nothing found.
Alarm Time: 11/08/2006 10:40,  Arrival Time: 11/08/2006 10:49,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 11/08/2006 11:17
Detector Alerted Occupants: Yes,  Hazardous Material Released: Propane gas, less than a 21-pound tank (as in home BBQ grill).
Action taken: Investigate. Includes investigations done on arrival to determine the situation and postincident investigations; and collecting incident information for incident reporting purposes.
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