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Sturgis: Fire Incidents in 2006, Michigan (MI)


2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

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Location: Marion Trail, Sturgis, MI 49091
Fire Department: Burr Oak FD, 208 Front PO Box 366, Burr Oak, MI 49030,  Phone: (616) 489-5103,  Fax: (616) 489-2750,  ID: 07501,  Incident #: 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: 01/18/2006 13:11,  Arrival Time: 01/18/2006 13:22,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 01/18/2006 13:50
Property Value: $8000,  Property Loss: $8000,  Contents Value: $2000,  Contents Loss: $2000
Action taken: Investigate. Includes investigations done on arrival to determine the situation and postincident investigations; and collecting incident information for incident reporting purposes.
Acres Burned #: < 1
Area of Origin: Operator/passenger area of transportation equip.,  Heat Source: Radiated, conducted heat from operating equipment
Cause of Ignition: Failure of equipment or heat source (Electrical failure, malfunction, other)
Mobile Property Involved: Involved in ignition and burned,  Type: Passenger road vehicle, other,  Make: Ford,  Model: Van,  Year: 1997
Location: m-66, Sturgis, MI 49091
Fire Department: Burr Oak FD, 208 Front PO Box 366, Burr Oak, MI 49030,  Phone: (616) 489-5103,  Fax: (616) 489-2750,  ID: 07501,  Incident #: 13
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: 04/28/2006 22:44,  Arrival Time: 04/28/2006 22:54,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 04/28/2006 23:35
Action taken: Extinguishment by fire service personnel.
Acres Burned #: < 1
Area of Origin: Outside area, other,  Heat Source: Match,  Item First Ignited: Light vegetation - not crop, including grass
Cause of Ignition: Intentional
Location: Miller Road, Sturgis, MI 49091
Fire Department: Burr Oak FD, 208 Front PO Box 366, Burr Oak, MI 49030,  Phone: (616) 489-5103,  Fax: (616) 489-2750,  ID: 07501,  Incident #: 17
Incident Type: Building fire
Alarm Time: 05/11/2006 21:01,  Arrival Time: 05/11/2006 21:13,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 05/11/2006 23:07
Actions taken:
  • Provide manpower. Includes providing manpower to assist rescue/ambulance units lift patients or providing manpower to assist police.
  • Provide water. Includes tanker shuttle operations and pumping in a relay or from a water source. Excludes normal fire suppression operations.
Location: Powers Road, Sturgis, MI 49091
Fire Department: Burr Oak FD, 208 Front PO Box 366, Burr Oak, MI 49030,  Phone: (616) 489-5103,  Fax: (616) 489-2750,  ID: 07501,  Incident #: 19
Incident Type: Power line down. Excludes people trapped by downed power lines.
Alarm Time: 05/25/2006 20:08,  Arrival Time: 05/25/2006 20:15,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 05/25/2006 20:47
Actions taken:
  • Establish safe area. Includes isolating the area affected by denying entry to unprotected persons and establishing hazard control zones (hot, warm, cold).
  • Notify other agencies. Includes notifications of utility companies, property owners, and the like.
Location: Maystead Road, Sturgis, MI 49091
Fire Department: Burr Oak FD, 208 Front PO Box 366, Burr Oak, MI 49030,  Phone: (616) 489-5103,  Fax: (616) 489-2750,  ID: 07501,  Incident #: 23
Incident Type: Power line down. Excludes people trapped by downed power lines.
Alarm Time: 08/09/2006 19:12,  Arrival Time: 08/09/2006 19:16,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 08/09/2006 19:45
Actions taken:
  • 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: Big Hill Road, Sturgis, MI 49030
Fire Department: Burr Oak FD, 208 Front PO Box 366, Burr Oak, MI 49030,  Phone: (616) 489-5103,  Fax: (616) 489-2750,  ID: 07501,  Incident #: 25
Incident Type: Grass fire. Includes fire confined to area characterized by grass ground cover, with little or no involvement of other ground fuels.
Alarm Time: 08/09/2006 11:27,  Arrival Time: 08/09/2006 11:39,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 08/09/2006 12:30
Actions taken:
  • Extinguishment by fire service personnel.
  • Establish safe area. Includes isolating the area affected by denying entry to unprotected persons and establishing hazard control zones (hot, warm, cold).
  • Notify other agencies. Includes notifications of utility companies, property owners, and the like.
Acres Burned #: < 1
Area of Origin: Highway, parking lot, street: on or near,  Heat Source: Arcing,  Item First Ignited: Light vegetation - not crop, including grass
Cause of Ignition: Unintentional
Location: Lafayette, Sturgis, MI 49091
Fire Department: Burr Oak FD, 208 Front PO Box 366, Burr Oak, MI 49030,  Phone: (616) 489-5103,  Fax: (616) 489-2750,  ID: 07501,  Incident #: 27
Incident Type: Power line down. Excludes people trapped by downed power lines.
Alarm Time: 08/09/2006 01:32,  Arrival Time: 08/09/2006 01:44,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 08/09/2006 02:40
Actions taken:
  • Establish safe area. Includes isolating the area affected by denying entry to unprotected persons and establishing hazard control zones (hot, warm, cold).
  • Notify other agencies. Includes notifications of utility companies, property owners, and the like.
Location: Lakeview Road, Sturgis, MI 49091
Fire Department: Burr Oak FD, 208 Front PO Box 366, Burr Oak, MI 49030,  Phone: (616) 489-5103,  Fax: (616) 489-2750,  ID: 07501,  Incident #: 34
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: 09/25/2006 17:55,  Arrival Time: 09/25/2006 18:01,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 09/25/2006 18:24
Property Value: $20000,  Property Loss: $20000
Action taken: Extinguishment by fire service personnel.
Acres Burned #: < 1
Area of Origin: Engine area, running gear, wheel area
Mobile Property Involved: Involved in ignition and burned,  Type: Timber harvest vehicle,  Make: International,  Model: Stake Truck,  Year: 1997,  License Plate: 3284AH MI,  VIN No: 1HTS0AA1VH44312
Location: Fourth Street, Sturgis, MI 49091
Fire Department: Sturgis City FD, 130 N Nottawa, Sturgis, MI 49091,  ID: 07508,  Incident #: 6,  Station: 1,  Shift/Platoon: B
Incident Type: Gas leak (natural gas or LPG). Excludes gas odors with no source found.
Alarm Time: 01/01/2006 17:10,  Arrival Time: 01/01/2006 17:13,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 01/01/2006 19:31
Actions taken:
  • Hazardous materials leak control and containment. Includes actions taken to keep a material within its container.
  • Hazardous materials detection, monitoring, sampling, and analysis using a variety of detection instruments.
Location: Cottage Street, Sturgis, MI 49091
Fire Department: Sturgis City FD, 130 N Nottawa, Sturgis, MI 49091,  ID: 07508,  Incident #: 10,  Station: 1,  Shift/Platoon: B
Incident Type: Carbon monoxide incident. Excludes incidents with nothing found.
Alarm Time: 01/01/2006 20:07,  Arrival Time: 01/01/2006 20:13,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 01/01/2006 20:22
Action taken: Investigate. Includes investigations done on arrival to determine the situation and postincident investigations; and collecting incident information for incident reporting purposes.
Location: South Street, Sturgis, MI 49091
Fire Department: Sturgis City FD, 130 N Nottawa, Sturgis, MI 49091,  ID: 07508,  Incident #: 47,  Station: 1,  Shift/Platoon: B
Incident Type: Carbon monoxide incident. Excludes incidents with nothing found.
Alarm Time: 01/08/2006 21:02,  Arrival Time: 01/08/2006 21:07,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 01/08/2006 21:17
Action taken: Investigate. Includes investigations done on arrival to determine the situation and postincident investigations; and collecting incident information for incident reporting purposes.
Location: Marian Trail, Sturgis, MI 49091
Fire Department: Sturgis City FD, 130 N Nottawa, Sturgis, MI 49091,  ID: 07508,  Incident #: 116,  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: 01/18/2006 13:16,  Arrival Time: 01/18/2006 13:20,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 01/18/2006 13:51
Action taken: Extinguishment by fire service personnel.
Location: Chicago Road (U.S.-12), Sturgis, MI 49091
Fire Department: Sturgis City FD, 130 N Nottawa, Sturgis, MI 49091,  ID: 07508,  Incident #: 186,  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: 01/30/2006 22:00,  Arrival Time: 01/30/2006 22:00,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 01/30/2006 22:34
Action taken: Extinguishment by fire service personnel.
Location: Centerville, Sturgis, MI 49091
Fire Department: Sturgis City FD, 130 N Nottawa, Sturgis, MI 49091,  ID: 07508,  Incident #: 217,  Station: 1,  Shift/Platoon: B
Incident Type: Road freight or transport vehicle fire. Includes commercial freight hauling vehicles and contractor vans or trucks. Examples are moving trucks, plumber vans, and delivery trucks.
Alarm Time: 02/04/2006 16:13,  Arrival Time: 02/04/2006 16:21,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 02/04/2006 16:48
Action taken: Extinguishment by fire service personnel.
Acres Burned #: < 1,  On Site Materials: Motor vehicles & parts, other
Area of Origin: Engine area, running gear, wheel area,  Heat Source: Radiated, conducted heat from operating equipment
Cause of Ignition: Unintentional (Automatic control failure)
Mobile Property Involved: Involved in ignition, but did not itself burn,  Type: Trailer - semi, designed for freight,  Make: Freightliner,  License Plate: 266847 IL
Location: Chicago Road, Sturgis, MI 49091
Fire Department: Sturgis City FD, 130 N Nottawa, Sturgis, MI 49091,  ID: 07508,  Incident #: 234,  Station: 1,  Shift/Platoon: A
Incident Type: Breakdown of light ballast.
Alarm Time: 02/07/2006 15:51,  Arrival Time: 02/07/2006 15:52,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 02/07/2006 16:03
Action taken: Investigate. Includes investigations done on arrival to determine the situation and postincident investigations; and collecting incident information for incident reporting purposes.
Location: Nottawa Street 515 , Sturgis, MI 49091
Fire Department: Sturgis City FD, 130 N Nottawa, Sturgis, MI 49091,  ID: 07508,  Incident #: 240,  Station: 1,  Shift/Platoon: C
Incident Type: Cooking fire involving the contents of a cooking vessel without fire extension beyond the vessel.
Alarm Time: 02/08/2006 08:28,  Arrival Time: 02/08/2006 08:30,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 02/08/2006 08:37
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: Cato Lane, Sturgis, MI 49091
Fire Department: Sturgis City FD, 130 N Nottawa, Sturgis, MI 49091,  ID: 07508,  Incident #: 246,  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: 02/08/2006 16:38,  Arrival Time: 02/08/2006 16:42,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 02/08/2006 17:12
Actions taken:
  • Actions taken, other.
  • Incident command. Includes providing support to incident command activities.
  • Extinguishment by fire service personnel.
Acres Burned #: < 1
Area of Origin: Engine area, running gear, wheel area,  Heat Source: Backfire from internal combustion engine,  Item First Ignited: Atomized liquid, vaporized liquid, aerosol.
Cause of Ignition: Unintentional (Improper fueling technique)
Mobile Property Involved: Involved in ignition and burned,  Type: Bus, school bus, trackless trolley,  Make: Ford,  Model: F450,  Year: 2001,  License Plate: 427470 IL,  VIN No: 1FDXE45F61HA77216
Location: Clay Street, Sturgis, MI 49091
Fire Department: Sturgis City FD, 130 N Nottawa, Sturgis, MI 49091,  ID: 07508,  Incident #: 249,  Station: 1,  Shift/Platoon: A
Incident Type: Gas leak (natural gas or LPG). Excludes gas odors with no source found.
Alarm Time: 02/09/2006 17:04,  Arrival Time: 02/09/2006 17:05,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 02/09/2006 17:11
Action taken: Investigate. Includes investigations done on arrival to determine the situation and postincident investigations; and collecting incident information for incident reporting purposes.
Location: Cornelia Street, Sturgis, MI 49091
Fire Department: Sturgis City FD, 130 N Nottawa, Sturgis, MI 49091,  ID: 07508,  Incident #: 272,  Station: 1,  Shift/Platoon: B
Incident Type: Carbon monoxide incident. Excludes incidents with nothing found.
Alarm Time: 02/13/2006 22:15,  Arrival Time: 02/13/2006 22:20,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 02/13/2006 22:40
Actions taken:
  • Actions taken, other.
  • Investigate. Includes investigations done on arrival to determine the situation and postincident investigations; and collecting incident information for incident reporting purposes.
Location: Cornelia Street, Sturgis, MI 49091
Fire Department: Sturgis City FD, 130 N Nottawa, Sturgis, MI 49091,  ID: 07508,  Incident #: 278,  Station: 1,  Shift/Platoon: A
Incident Type: Carbon monoxide incident. Excludes incidents with nothing found.
Alarm Time: 02/14/2006 12:10,  Arrival Time: 02/14/2006 12:15,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 02/14/2006 13:15
Action taken: Investigate. Includes investigations done on arrival to determine the situation and postincident investigations; and collecting incident information for incident reporting purposes.
Location: Jefferson Street, Sturgis, MI 49091
Fire Department: Sturgis City FD, 130 N Nottawa, Sturgis, MI 49091,  ID: 07508,  Incident #: 294,  Station: 1,  Shift/Platoon: B
Incident Type: Unauthorized burning. Includes fires that are under control and not endangering property.
Alarm Time: 02/16/2006 12:15,  Arrival Time: 02/16/2006 12:15,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 02/16/2006 12:30
Action taken: Investigate. Includes investigations done on arrival to determine the situation and postincident investigations; and collecting incident information for incident reporting purposes.
Location: Lakeview Avenue, Sturgis, MI 49091
Fire Department: Sturgis City FD, 130 N Nottawa, Sturgis, MI 49091,  ID: 07508,  Incident #: 320,  Station: 1,  Shift/Platoon: A
Incident Type: Overheated motor or wiring.
Alarm Time: 02/19/2006 23:03,  Arrival Time: 02/19/2006 23:05,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 02/19/2006 23:29
Action taken: Investigate. Includes investigations done on arrival to determine the situation and postincident investigations; and collecting incident information for incident reporting purposes.
Location: Chicago, Sturgis, MI 49091
Fire Department: Sturgis City FD, 130 N Nottawa, Sturgis, MI 49091,  ID: 07508,  Incident #: 348,  Station: 1,  Shift/Platoon: B
Incident Type: Gas leak (natural gas or LPG). Excludes gas odors with no source found.
Alarm Time: 02/23/2006 08:46,  Arrival Time: 02/23/2006 08:49,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 02/23/2006 10:13
Hazardous Material Released: Natural gas, slow leak, no evacuation or HazMat actions taken.
Actions taken:
  • Hazardous materials detection, monitoring, sampling, and analysis using a variety of detection instruments.
  • Evacuate area. Removal of civilians from an area determined to be hazardous.
  • Standby.
Location: Lakeview Avenue, Sturgis, MI 49091
Fire Department: Sturgis City FD, 130 N Nottawa, Sturgis, MI 49091,  ID: 07508,  Incident #: 404,  Station: 1,  Shift/Platoon: C
Incident Type: Gas leak (natural gas or LPG). Excludes gas odors with no source found.
Alarm Time: 03/01/2006 11:52,  Arrival Time: 03/01/2006 11:55,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 03/01/2006 15:07
Hazardous Material Released: Natural gas, slow leak, no evacuation or HazMat actions taken.
Actions taken:
  • Actions taken, other.
  • Hazardous materials detection, monitoring, sampling, and analysis using a variety of detection instruments.
  • Evacuate area. Removal of civilians from an area determined to be hazardous.
Location: Independence Avenue, Sturgis, MI 49091
Fire Department: Sturgis City FD, 130 N Nottawa, Sturgis, MI 49091,  ID: 07508,  Incident #: 423,  Station: 1,  Shift/Platoon: A
Incident Type: Unauthorized burning. Includes fires that are under control and not endangering property.
Alarm Time: 03/05/2006 09:00,  Arrival Time: 03/05/2006 09:00,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 03/05/2006 09:15
Actions taken:
  • Actions taken, other.
  • Enforce fire code and other codes. Includes response to public complaints and abatement of code violations.
Location: West Street, Sturgis, MI 49091
Fire Department: Sturgis City FD, 130 N Nottawa, Sturgis, MI 49091,  ID: 07508,  Incident #: 470,  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: 03/11/2006 14:12,  Arrival Time: 03/11/2006 14:13,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 03/11/2006 14:38
Property Value: $2500,  Property Loss: $2500
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: Engine area, running gear, wheel area,  Heat Source: Arcing,  Item First Ignited: Electrical wire, cable insulation
Cause of Ignition: Unintentional (Electrical failure, malfunction, other)
Mobile Property Involved: Involved in ignition and burned,  Type: Passenger car.,  Make: Chrysler,  Model: LABARON,  Year: 1988,  License Plate: ACM2075 MI
Location: West Street, Sturgis, MI 49091
Fire Department: Sturgis City FD, 130 N Nottawa, Sturgis, MI 49091,  ID: 07508,  Incident #: 497,  Station: 1,  Shift/Platoon: C
Incident Type: Building fire
Alarm Time: 03/16/2006 08:27,  Arrival Time: 03/16/2006 08:30,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 03/16/2006 09:35
Property Value: $80000,  Property Loss: $15000,  Contents Value: $30000,  Contents Loss: $10000
Detector Alerted Occupants: Yes
Actions taken:
  • Actions taken, other.
  • Incident command. Includes providing support to incident command activities.
  • Extinguishment by fire service personnel.
Buildings Involved #: 1,  Acres Burned #: < 1
Area of Origin: Cooking area, kitchen,  Heat Source: Arcing,  Item First Ignited: Appliance housing or casing
Cause of Ignition: Failure of equipment or heat source (Mechanical failure, malfunction, other)
Equipment Involved: Refrigerator, refrigerator/freezer,  Brand: SEAR,  Model: COLDSPOT,  Serial No: 63141,  Power: Electrical line voltage (>= 50 volts),  Portability: Stationary
Structure Type: Enclosed building,  Status: In normal use,  Stories: 2 Above, 1 Below,  Square Feet: 750,  Stories with Damage: 1 Minor
Detector Presence: Detectors Present,  Type: Smoke,  Power: Battery Only,  Operation: Operated,  Effectiveness: Alerted Occupants
Location: Main Street, Sturgis, MI 49091
Fire Department: Sturgis City FD, 130 N Nottawa, Sturgis, MI 49091,  ID: 07508,  Incident #: 506,  Station: 1,  Shift/Platoon: A
Incident Type: Carbon monoxide incident. Excludes incidents with nothing found.
Alarm Time: 03/17/2006 10:39,  Arrival Time: 03/17/2006 10:39,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 03/17/2006 10:48
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: Congress Street, Sturgis, MI 49091
Fire Department: Sturgis City FD, 130 N Nottawa, Sturgis, MI 49091,  ID: 07508,  Incident #: 513,  Station: 1,  Shift/Platoon: C
Incident Type: Brush or brush-and-grass mixture fire. Includes ground fuels lying on or immediately above the ground such as duff, roots, dead leaves, fine dead wood, and downed logs.
Alarm Time: 03/18/2006 19:43,  Arrival Time: 03/18/2006 19:49,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 03/18/2006 20:30
Actions taken:
  • Actions taken, other.
  • Fire control or extinguishment, other.
  • 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,  Heat Source: Match,  Item First Ignited: Light vegetation - not crop, including grass
Cause of Ignition: Intentional
Location: Nottawa Street, Sturgis, MI 49091
Fire Department: Sturgis City FD, 130 N Nottawa, Sturgis, MI 49091,  ID: 07508,  Incident #: 519,  Station: 1,  Shift/Platoon: B
Incident Type: Fuel burner/boiler, delayed ignition or malfunction, where flames cause no damage outside the fire box.
Alarm Time: 03/19/2006 17:39,  Arrival Time: 03/19/2006 17:39,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 03/19/2006 18:06
Detector Alerted Occupants: Yes
Action taken: Investigate. Includes investigations done on arrival to determine the situation and postincident investigations; and collecting incident information for incident reporting purposes.
Acres Burned #: < 1
Area of Origin: Duct: hvac, cable, exhaust, heating, or AC,  Heat Source: Radiated, conducted heat from operating equipment
Cause of Ignition: Failure of equipment or heat source
Equipment Involved: Furnace, central heating unit,  Brand: GOODMAN MFG,  Model: GMPN080-4,  Year: 1996,  Serial No: 9608822685,  Power: Natural gas or other lighter than air gas,  Portability: Stationary
Location: Chicago, Sturgis, MI 49091
Fire Department: Sturgis City FD, 130 N Nottawa, Sturgis, MI 49091,  ID: 07508,  Incident #: 580,  Station: 1,  Shift/Platoon: A
Incident Type: Unauthorized burning. Includes fires that are under control and not endangering property.
Alarm Time: 03/27/2006 15:54,  Arrival Time: 03/27/2006 15:57,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 03/27/2006 16:04
Action taken: Investigate. Includes investigations done on arrival to determine the situation and postincident investigations; and collecting incident information for incident reporting purposes.
Location: Kime Rd, Sturgis, MI 49091
Fire Department: Sturgis City FD, 130 N Nottawa, Sturgis, MI 49091,  ID: 07508,  Incident #: 607,  Station: 1,  Shift/Platoon: C
Incident Type: Forest, woods, or wildland fire. Includes fires involving vegetative fuels, other than prescribed fire, that occur in an area in which development is essentially nonexistent, except for roads, railroads, power lines, and the like.
Alarm Time: 03/30/2006 15:16,  Arrival Time: 03/30/2006 15:25,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 03/30/2006 15:43
Actions taken:
  • Actions taken, other.
  • Contain fire (wildland).
  • Extinguishment by fire service personnel.
Location: Fawn River Rd, Sturgis, MI 49091
Fire Department: Sturgis City FD, 130 N Nottawa, Sturgis, MI 49091,  ID: 07508,  Incident #: 608,  Station: 1,  Shift/Platoon: C
Incident Type: Gas leak (natural gas or LPG). Excludes gas odors with no source found.
Alarm Time: 03/30/2006 15:29,  Arrival Time: 03/30/2006 15:34,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 03/30/2006 16:20
Actions taken:
  • Actions taken, other.
  • Information, investigation, and enforcement, other.
  • Refer to proper authority. Includes turnover of incidents to other authorities or agencies such as the police.
Location: Jean Avenue, Sturgis, MI 49091
Fire Department: Sturgis City FD, 130 N Nottawa, Sturgis, MI 49091,  ID: 07508,  Incident #: 612,  Station: 1,  Shift/Platoon: C
Incident Type: Unauthorized burning. Includes fires that are under control and not endangering property.
Alarm Time: 03/30/2006 17:31,  Arrival Time: 03/30/2006 17:33,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 03/30/2006 17:38
Actions taken:
  • Actions taken, other.
  • Information, investigation, and enforcement, other.
  • Enforce fire code and other codes. Includes response to public complaints and abatement of code violations.
Location: Fourth Street, Sturgis, MI 49091
Fire Department: Sturgis City FD, 130 N Nottawa, Sturgis, MI 49091,  ID: 07508,  Incident #: 627,  Station: 1,  Shift/Platoon: A
Incident Type: Unauthorized burning. Includes fires that are under control and not endangering property.
Alarm Time: 04/01/2006 19:28,  Arrival Time: 04/01/2006 19:33,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 04/01/2006 19:43
Action taken: Investigate. Includes investigations done on arrival to determine the situation and postincident investigations; and collecting incident information for incident reporting purposes.
Location: Jean Avenue, Sturgis, MI 49091
Fire Department: Sturgis City FD, 130 N Nottawa, Sturgis, MI 49091,  ID: 07508,  Incident #: 639,  Station: 1,  Shift/Platoon: B
Incident Type: Building fire
Alarm Time: 04/03/2006 00:35,  Arrival Time: 04/03/2006 00:40,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 04/03/2006 01:31
Property Value: $40000,  Property Loss: $1000,  Contents Value: $7500,  Contents Loss: $1000
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: Cooking area, kitchen,  Heat Source: Radiated, conducted heat from operating equipment,  Item First Ignited: Cooking materials, including edible materials
Cause of Ignition: Cause under investigation
  • Heat source too close to combustibles.
  • Asleep
Structure Type: Enclosed building,  Status: In normal use,  Stories: 2 Above, 1 Below,  Square Feet: 950
Detector Presence: Detectors Present,  Type: Smoke,  Power: Battery Only,  Operation: Operated,  Effectiveness: Failed to alert occupants
Location: Centerville, Sturgis, MI 49091
Fire Department: Sturgis City FD, 130 N Nottawa, Sturgis, MI 49091,  ID: 07508,  Incident #: 662,  Station: 1,  Shift/Platoon: B
Incident Type: Unauthorized burning. Includes fires that are under control and not endangering property.
Alarm Time: 04/05/2006 21:10,  Arrival Time: 04/05/2006 21:13,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 04/05/2006 21:22
Action taken: Investigate. Includes investigations done on arrival to determine the situation and postincident investigations; and collecting incident information for incident reporting purposes.
Location: Centerville, Sturgis, MI 49091
Fire Department: Sturgis City FD, 130 N Nottawa, Sturgis, MI 49091,  ID: 07508,  Incident #: 691,  Station: 1,  Shift/Platoon: B
Incident Type: Arcing, shorted electrical equipment.
Alarm Time: 04/07/2006 18:52,  Arrival Time: 04/07/2006 18:59,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 04/07/2006 19:45
Actions taken:
  • Standby.
  • Establish safe area. Includes isolating the area affected by denying entry to unprotected persons and establishing hazard control zones (hot, warm, cold).
Location: Centerville, Sturgis, MI 49091
Fire Department: Sturgis City FD, 130 N Nottawa, Sturgis, MI 49091,  ID: 07508,  Incident #: 703,  Station: 1,  Shift/Platoon: C
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: 04/09/2006 16:56,  Arrival Time: 04/09/2006 17:00,  Controlled Time: 04/09/2006 17:13,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 04/09/2006 17:13
Actions taken:
  • Actions taken, other.
  • 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.
Area Type: Rural/urban or suburban,  Wildland Fire Cause: Debris, vegetation burn,  Heat Source: Match
Total Acres Burned: 0.1
Location: Cato Lane, Sturgis, MI 49091
Fire Department: Sturgis City FD, 130 N Nottawa, Sturgis, MI 49091,  ID: 07508,  Incident #: 724,  Station: 1,  Shift/Platoon: B
Incident Type: Explosive, bomb removal. Includes disarming, rendering safe, and disposing of bombs or suspected devices. Excludes bomb scare.
Alarm Time: 04/12/2006 15:58,  Arrival Time: 04/12/2006 16:05,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 04/12/2006 16:31
Actions taken:
  • Establish safe area. Includes isolating the area affected by denying entry to unprotected persons and establishing hazard control zones (hot, warm, cold).
  • Standby.
Location: Centreville, Sturgis, MI 49091
Fire Department: Sturgis City FD, 130 N Nottawa, Sturgis, MI 49091,  ID: 07508,  Incident #: 736,  Station: 1,  Shift/Platoon: A
Incident Type: Unauthorized burning. Includes fires that are under control and not endangering property.
Alarm Time: 04/13/2006 21:30,  Arrival Time: 04/13/2006 21:35,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 04/13/2006 21:45
Action taken: Enforce fire code and other codes. Includes response to public complaints and abatement of code violations.
Location: Jefferson Street, Sturgis, MI 49091
Fire Department: Sturgis City FD, 130 N Nottawa, Sturgis, MI 49091,  ID: 07508,  Incident #: 743,  Station: 1,  Shift/Platoon: B
Incident Type: Unauthorized burning. Includes fires that are under control and not endangering property.
Alarm Time: 04/14/2006 20:08,  Arrival Time: 04/14/2006 20:15,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 04/14/2006 20:29
Action taken: Enforce fire code and other codes. Includes response to public complaints and abatement of code violations.
Location: Lakeview Avenue, Sturgis, MI 49091
Fire Department: Sturgis City FD, 130 N Nottawa, Sturgis, MI 49091,  ID: 07508,  Incident #: 769,  Station: 1,  Shift/Platoon: B
Incident Type: Power line down. Excludes people trapped by downed power lines.
Alarm Time: 04/17/2006 16:04,  Arrival Time: 04/17/2006 16:08,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 04/17/2006 16:18
Action taken: Investigate. Includes investigations done on arrival to determine the situation and postincident investigations; and collecting incident information for incident reporting purposes.
Location: Monroe Street, Sturgis, MI 49091
Fire Department: Sturgis City FD, 130 N Nottawa, Sturgis, MI 49091,  ID: 07508,  Incident #: 805,  Station: 1,  Shift/Platoon: C
Incident Type: Unauthorized burning. Includes fires that are under control and not endangering property.
Alarm Time: 04/21/2006 08:47,  Arrival Time: 04/21/2006 08:47,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 04/21/2006 08:50
Actions taken:
  • Actions taken, other.
  • 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: Centerville, Sturgis, MI 49091
Fire Department: Sturgis City FD, 130 N Nottawa, Sturgis, MI 49091,  ID: 07508,  Incident #: 835,  Station: 1,  Shift/Platoon: A
Incident Type: Arcing, shorted electrical equipment.
Alarm Time: 04/25/2006 16:33,  Arrival Time: 04/25/2006 16:37,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 04/25/2006 17:00
Actions taken:
  • Investigate. Includes investigations done on arrival to determine the situation and postincident investigations; and collecting incident information for incident reporting purposes.
  • Remove hazard. Includes neutralizing a hazardous condition.
Location: Lakeview Avenue, Sturgis, MI 49091
Fire Department: Sturgis City FD, 130 N Nottawa, Sturgis, MI 49091,  ID: 07508,  Incident #: 853,  Station: 1,  Shift/Platoon: A
Incident Type: Gasoline or other flammable liquid spill (flash point below 100 degrees F at standard temperature and pressure (Class I)).
Alarm Time: 04/27/2006 10:05,  Arrival Time: 04/27/2006 10:05,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 04/27/2006 10:22
Action taken: Assistance, other.
Location: First Street, Sturgis, MI 49091
Fire Department: Sturgis City FD, 130 N Nottawa, Sturgis, MI 49091,  ID: 07508,  Incident #: 861,  Station: 1,  Shift/Platoon: A
Incident Type: Unauthorized burning. Includes fires that are under control and not endangering property.
Alarm Time: 04/27/2006 22:32,  Arrival Time: 04/27/2006 22:39,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 04/27/2006 23:00
Action taken: Investigate. Includes investigations done on arrival to determine the situation and postincident investigations; and collecting incident information for incident reporting purposes.
Location: Chicago, Sturgis, MI 49091
Fire Department: Sturgis City FD, 130 N Nottawa, Sturgis, MI 49091,  ID: 07508,  Incident #: 862,  Station: 1,  Shift/Platoon: A
Incident Type: Gas leak (natural gas or LPG). Excludes gas odors with no source found.
Alarm Time: 04/27/2006 23:04,  Arrival Time: 04/27/2006 23:07,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 04/27/2006 23:50
Action taken: Investigate. Includes investigations done on arrival to determine the situation and postincident investigations; and collecting incident information for incident reporting purposes.
Location: Market Street, Sturgis, MI 49091
Fire Department: Sturgis City FD, 130 N Nottawa, Sturgis, MI 49091,  ID: 07508,  Incident #: 865,  Station: 1,  Shift/Platoon: C
Incident Type: Outside rubbish, trash, or waste fire. Excludes outside rubbish fires in a container or receptacle.
Alarm Time: 04/28/2006 09:33,  Arrival Time: 04/28/2006 09:42,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 04/28/2006 09:48
Actions taken:
  • Actions taken, other.
  • Enforce fire code and other codes. Includes response to public complaints and abatement of code violations.
  • Extinguishment by fire service personnel.
Location: Market Street, Sturgis, MI 49091
Fire Department: Sturgis City FD, 130 N Nottawa, Sturgis, MI 49091,  ID: 07508,  Incident #: 868,  Station: 1,  Shift/Platoon: C
Incident Type: Cooking fire involving the contents of a cooking vessel without fire extension beyond the vessel.
Alarm Time: 04/28/2006 13:31,  Arrival Time: 04/28/2006 13:35,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 04/28/2006 13:44
Detector Alerted Occupants: Yes
Actions taken:
  • Actions taken, other.
  • 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: Cato-Lane B-3 , Sturgis, MI 49091
Fire Department: Sturgis City FD, 130 N Nottawa, Sturgis, MI 49091,  ID: 07508,  Incident #: 874,  Station: 1,  Shift/Platoon: C
Incident Type: Building fire
Alarm Time: 04/28/2006 23:09,  Arrival Time: 04/28/2006 23:12,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 04/29/2006 01:30
Civilian Injuries: 1,  Property Value: $250000,  Property Loss: $10000
Detector Alerted Occupants: Yes
Actions taken:
  • Incident command. Includes providing support to incident command activities.
  • Extinguishment by fire service personnel.
  • Investigate. Includes investigations done on arrival to determine the situation and postincident investigations; and collecting incident information for incident reporting purposes.
Buildings Involved #: 1,  Acres Burned #: < 1,  On Site Materials: Chemicals, drugs, other
Area of Origin: Closet,  Heat Source: Chemical reaction
Cause of Ignition: Unintentional
  • Possibly impaired by alcohol or drugs
  • Traffic delay
Structure Type: Enclosed building,  Status: In normal use,  Stories: 2 Above,  Square Feet: 5000
Detector Presence: Detectors Present,  Type: Smoke,  Power: Hardwire with battery,  Operation: Operated,  Effectiveness: Alerted Occupants
Civilian Casualty:  Age: 44,  Gender: Male,  Race: White,  Affiliation: Civilian,  Severity: Moderate,  Cause: Exposed to hazardous materials or toxic fumes,  Factors Contributing: Possibly impaired by other drug or chemical
Location: Chicago Road (U.S.-12), Sturgis, MI 49091
Fire Department: Sturgis City FD, 130 N Nottawa, Sturgis, MI 49091,  ID: 07508,  Incident #: 881,  Station: 1,  Shift/Platoon: B
Incident Type: Outside rubbish, trash, or waste fire. Excludes outside rubbish fires in a container or receptacle.
Alarm Time: 04/30/2006 03:57,  Arrival Time: 04/30/2006 04:02,  Controlled Time: 04/30/2006 04:02,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 04/30/2006 04:20
Action taken: Fires, rescues, and hazardous conditions, other.
Location: Chella Street, Sturgis, MI 49091
Fire Department: Sturgis City FD, 130 N Nottawa, Sturgis, MI 49091,  ID: 07508,  Incident #: 918,  Station: 1,  Shift/Platoon: C
Incident Type: Unauthorized burning. Includes fires that are under control and not endangering property.
Alarm Time: 05/03/2006 19:10,  Arrival Time: 05/03/2006 19:15,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 05/03/2006 19:45
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: Nottawa Street, Sturgis, MI 49091
Fire Department: Sturgis City FD, 130 N Nottawa, Sturgis, MI 49091,  ID: 07508,  Incident #: 947,  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: 05/08/2006 14:57,  Arrival Time: 05/08/2006 14:57,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 05/08/2006 15:37
Action taken: Extinguishment by fire service personnel.
Location: Miller Road, Sturgis, MI 49091
Fire Department: Sturgis City FD, 130 N Nottawa, Sturgis, MI 49091,  ID: 07508,  Incident #: 976,  Station: 1,  Shift/Platoon: B
Incident Type: Building fire
Alarm Time: 05/11/2006 20:50,  Arrival Time: 05/11/2006 21:01,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 05/11/2006 23:39
Action taken: Extinguishment by fire service personnel.
Location: Lakeview Avenue, Sturgis, MI 49091
Fire Department: Sturgis City FD, 130 N Nottawa, Sturgis, MI 49091,  ID: 07508,  Incident #: 993,  Station: 1,  Shift/Platoon: A
Incident Type: Gas leak (natural gas or LPG). Excludes gas odors with no source found.
Alarm Time: 05/14/2006 11:28,  Arrival Time: 05/14/2006 11:31,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 05/14/2006 11:45
Action taken: Investigate. Includes investigations done on arrival to determine the situation and postincident investigations; and collecting incident information for incident reporting purposes.
Location: Fourth Street, Sturgis, MI 49091
Fire Department: Sturgis City FD, 130 N Nottawa, Sturgis, MI 49091,  ID: 07508,  Incident #: 1015,  Station: 1,  Shift/Platoon: C
Incident Type: Unauthorized burning. Includes fires that are under control and not endangering property.
Alarm Time: 05/17/2006 08:37,  Arrival Time: 05/17/2006 08:37,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 05/17/2006 08:48
Actions taken:
  • Actions taken, other.
  • Enforce fire code and other codes. Includes response to public complaints and abatement of code violations.
  • Extinguishment by fire service personnel.
Location: Nottawa Street, Sturgis, MI 49091
Fire Department: Sturgis City FD, 130 N Nottawa, Sturgis, MI 49091,  ID: 07508,  Incident #: 1027,  Station: 1,  Shift/Platoon: B
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: 05/18/2006 17:52,  Arrival Time: 05/18/2006 17:58,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 05/18/2006 19:20
Actions taken:
  • Hazardous materials spill control and confinement. Includes confining or diking hazardous materials.
  • Remove hazardous materials.
Location: Hatch Street, Sturgis, MI 49091
Fire Department: Sturgis City FD, 130 N Nottawa, Sturgis, MI 49091,  ID: 07508,  Incident #: 1040,  Station: 1,  Shift/Platoon: A
Incident Type: Building fire
Alarm Time: 05/19/2006 19:58,  Arrival Time: 05/19/2006 20:01,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 05/19/2006 21:09
Property Value: $189000,  Property Loss: $15000,  Contents Value: $50000,  Contents Loss: $10000
Actions taken:
  • Extinguishment by fire service personnel.
  • Salvage and overhaul.
Buildings Involved #: 1,  Acres Burned #: < 1
Area of Origin: Bedroom - < 5 persons,  Heat Source: Candle
Cause of Ignition: Unintentional (Abandoned or discarded materials or products)
Structure Type: Enclosed building,  Status: In normal use,  Stories: 2 Above, 1 Below,  Square Feet: 1800,  Stories with Damage: 1 Minor
Location: Saint Joseph Street, Sturgis, MI 49091
Fire Department: Sturgis City FD, 130 N Nottawa, Sturgis, MI 49091,  ID: 07508,  Incident #: 1047,  Station: 1,  Shift/Platoon: C
Incident Type: Unauthorized burning. Includes fires that are under control and not endangering property.
Alarm Time: 05/20/2006 13:26,  Arrival Time: 05/20/2006 13:26,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 05/20/2006 13:30
Actions taken:
  • Actions taken, other.
  • Information, investigation, and enforcement, other.
Location: Susan Avenue, Sturgis, MI 49091
Fire Department: Sturgis City FD, 130 N Nottawa, Sturgis, MI 49091,  ID: 07508,  Incident #: 1061,  Station: 1,  Shift/Platoon: A
Incident Type: Unauthorized burning. Includes fires that are under control and not endangering property.
Alarm Time: 05/21/2006 18:00,  Arrival Time: 05/21/2006 18:05,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 05/21/2006 18:15
Action taken: Investigate. Includes investigations done on arrival to determine the situation and postincident investigations; and collecting incident information for incident reporting purposes.
Location: Fourth Street, Sturgis, MI 49091
Fire Department: Sturgis City FD, 130 N Nottawa, Sturgis, MI 49091,  ID: 07508,  Incident #: 1104,  Station: 1,  Shift/Platoon: A
Incident Type: Unauthorized burning. Includes fires that are under control and not endangering property.
Alarm Time: 05/26/2006 12:30,  Arrival Time: 05/26/2006 12:32,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 05/26/2006 13:00
Action taken: Investigate. Includes investigations done on arrival to determine the situation and postincident investigations; and collecting incident information for incident reporting purposes.
Location: Centerville Road, Sturgis, MI 49091
Fire Department: Sturgis City FD, 130 N Nottawa, Sturgis, MI 49091,  ID: 07508,  Incident #: 1119,  Station: 1,  Shift/Platoon: A
Incident Type: Chemical spill or leak. Includes unstable, reactive, explosive material.
Alarm Time: 05/28/2006 18:23,  Arrival Time: 05/28/2006 18:25,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 05/28/2006 18:52
Actions taken:
  • Identification, analysis of hazardous materials.
  • Investigate. Includes investigations done on arrival to determine the situation and postincident investigations; and collecting incident information for incident reporting purposes.
  • Refer to proper authority. Includes turnover of incidents to other authorities or agencies such as the police.
Location: Farwell Avenue, Sturgis, MI 49091
Fire Department: Sturgis City FD, 130 N Nottawa, Sturgis, MI 49091,  ID: 07508,  Incident #: 1147,  Station: 1,  Shift/Platoon: B
Incident Type: Power line down. Excludes people trapped by downed power lines.
Alarm Time: 05/30/2006 18:50,  Arrival Time: 05/30/2006 18:56,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 05/30/2006 19:23
Action taken: Control traffic. Includes setting up barricades and directing traffic.
Location: Chicago Road (U.S.-12), Sturgis, MI 49091
Fire Department: Sturgis City FD, 130 N Nottawa, Sturgis, MI 49091,  ID: 07508,  Incident #: 1188,  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: 06/03/2006 10:07,  Arrival Time: 06/03/2006 10:12,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 06/03/2006 10:24
Property Value: $5000,  Property Loss: $2000
Actions taken:
  • Actions taken, other.
  • 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: Engine area, running gear, wheel area,  Heat Source: Heat from powered equipment, other,  Item First Ignited: Electrical wire, cable insulation
Cause of Ignition: Unintentional
  • Mechanical failure, malfunction, other
  • Traffic delay
Mobile Property Involved: Involved in ignition and burned,  Type: Passenger car.,  Make: Ford,  Model: EXPLORER,  Year: 1997,  License Plate: 8HLTS MI,  VIN No: IFMCUZ4X5NUCZ6244
Location: St. Joseph, Sturgis, MI 49091
Fire Department: Sturgis City FD, 130 N Nottawa, Sturgis, MI 49091,  ID: 07508,  Incident #: 1243,  Station: 1,  Shift/Platoon: A
Incident Type: Gas leak (natural gas or LPG). Excludes gas odors with no source found.
Alarm Time: 06/09/2006 11:47,  Arrival Time: 06/09/2006 11:49,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 06/09/2006 12:20
Actions taken:
  • Establish safe area. Includes isolating the area affected by denying entry to unprotected persons and establishing hazard control zones (hot, warm, cold).
  • Refer to proper authority. Includes turnover of incidents to other authorities or agencies such as the police.
Location: Susan Avenue, Sturgis, MI 49091
Fire Department: Sturgis City FD, 130 N Nottawa, Sturgis, MI 49091,  ID: 07508,  Incident #: 1248,  Station: 1,  Shift/Platoon: A
Incident Type: Unauthorized burning. Includes fires that are under control and not endangering property.
Alarm Time: 06/09/2006 20:38,  Arrival Time: 06/09/2006 20:42,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 06/09/2006 20:48
Action taken: Investigate. Includes investigations done on arrival to determine the situation and postincident investigations; and collecting incident information for incident reporting purposes.
Location: Clay Street, Sturgis, MI 49091
Fire Department: Sturgis City FD, 130 N Nottawa, Sturgis, MI 49091,  ID: 07508,  Incident #: 1259,  Station: 1,  Shift/Platoon: C
Incident Type: Unauthorized burning. Includes fires that are under control and not endangering property.
Alarm Time: 06/10/2006 21:11,  Arrival Time: 06/10/2006 21:11,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 06/10/2006 21:15
Actions taken:
  • Actions taken, other.
  • Enforce fire code and other codes. Includes response to public complaints and abatement of code violations.
Location: Hatch Street, Sturgis, MI 49091
Fire Department: Sturgis City FD, 130 N Nottawa, Sturgis, MI 49091,  ID: 07508,  Incident #: 1276,  Station: 1,  Shift/Platoon: A
Incident Type: Unauthorized burning. Includes fires that are under control and not endangering property.
Alarm Time: 06/12/2006 22:06,  Arrival Time: 06/12/2006 22:10,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 06/12/2006 22:23
Action taken: Investigate. Includes investigations done on arrival to determine the situation and postincident investigations; and collecting incident information for incident reporting purposes.
Location: Wenzel Avenue, Sturgis, MI 49091
Fire Department: Sturgis City FD, 130 N Nottawa, Sturgis, MI 49091,  ID: 07508,  Incident #: 1279,  Station: 1,  Shift/Platoon: B
Incident Type: Gas leak (natural gas or LPG). Excludes gas odors with no source found.
Alarm Time: 06/13/2006 09:31,  Arrival Time: 06/13/2006 09:34,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 06/13/2006 10:13
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: Griffith Street, Sturgis, MI 49091
Fire Department: Sturgis City FD, 130 N Nottawa, Sturgis, MI 49091,  ID: 07508,  Incident #: 1323,  Station: 1,  Shift/Platoon: B
Incident Type: Power line down. Excludes people trapped by downed power lines.
Alarm Time: 06/18/2006 16:28,  Arrival Time: 06/18/2006 16:33,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 06/18/2006 18:03
Actions taken:
  • Notify other agencies. Includes notifications of utility companies, property owners, and the like.
  • Secure property. Includes property conservation activities such as covering broken windows or holes in roofs.
Location: Unspecified, Sturgis, MI 49091
Fire Department: Sturgis City FD, 130 N Nottawa, Sturgis, MI 49091,  ID: 07508,  Incident #: 1338,  Station: 1,  Shift/Platoon: C
Incident Type: Grass fire. Includes fire confined to area characterized by grass ground cover, with little or no involvement of other ground fuels.
Alarm Time: 06/20/2006 16:26,  Arrival Time: 06/20/2006 16:30,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 06/20/2006 16:53
Actions taken:
  • Actions taken, other.
  • Control fire (wildland).
Acres Burned #: < 1
Area of Origin: Railroad right of way: on or near,  Heat Source: Spark, ember or flame from operating equipment,  Item First Ignited: Light vegetation - not crop, including grass
Cause of Ignition: Unintentional
Location: Centerville, Sturgis, MI 49091
Fire Department: Sturgis City FD, 130 N Nottawa, Sturgis, MI 49091,  ID: 07508,  Incident #: 1352,  Station: 1,  Shift/Platoon: B
Incident Type: Arcing, shorted electrical equipment.
Alarm Time: 06/23/2006 06:21,  Arrival Time: 06/23/2006 06:27,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 06/23/2006 07:55
Action taken: Actions taken, other.
Location: Laura Court C-1 , Sturgis, MI 49091
Fire Department: Sturgis City FD, 130 N Nottawa, Sturgis, MI 49091,  ID: 07508,  Incident #: 1404,  Station: 1,  Shift/Platoon: C
Incident Type: Trash or rubbish fire in a structure, with no flame damage to structure or its contents.
Alarm Time: 06/27/2006 23:27,  Arrival Time: 06/27/2006 23:32,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 06/28/2006 00:18
Civilian Injuries: 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.

Civilian Casualty:  Age: 61,  Gender: Female,  Race: White,  Affiliation: Civilian,  Severity: Minor,  Activity: Fire control,  Location: In area of origin and involved,  Cause: Exposed to fire products,  Factors Contributing: Escape, other, Possibly impaired by other drug or chemical
Location: West Street, Sturgis, MI 49091
Fire Department: Sturgis City FD, 130 N Nottawa, Sturgis, MI 49091,  ID: 07508,  Incident #: 1406,  Station: 1,  Shift/Platoon: B
Incident Type: Unauthorized burning. Includes fires that are under control and not endangering property.
Alarm Time: 06/28/2006 10:17,  Arrival Time: 06/28/2006 10:19,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 06/28/2006 12:27
Action taken: Extinguishment by fire service personnel.
Location: Gateway Village A , Sturgis, MI 49091
Fire Department: Sturgis City FD, 130 N Nottawa, Sturgis, MI 49091,  ID: 07508,  Incident #: 1409,  Station: 1,  Shift/Platoon: B
Incident Type: Unauthorized burning. Includes fires that are under control and not endangering property.
Alarm Time: 06/28/2006 19:30,  Arrival Time: 06/28/2006 19:40,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 06/28/2006 19:55
Action taken: Enforce fire code and other codes. Includes response to public complaints and abatement of code violations.
Location: Fourth Street, Sturgis, MI 49091
Fire Department: Sturgis City FD, 130 N Nottawa, Sturgis, MI 49091,  ID: 07508,  Incident #: 1410,  Station: 1,  Shift/Platoon: C
Incident Type: Unauthorized burning. Includes fires that are under control and not endangering property.
Alarm Time: 06/29/2006 08:56,  Arrival Time: 06/29/2006 09:00,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 06/29/2006 09:06
Action taken: Enforce fire code and other codes. Includes response to public complaints and abatement of code violations.
Location: Unspecified, Sturgis, MI 49091
Fire Department: Sturgis City FD, 130 N Nottawa, Sturgis, MI 49091,  ID: 07508,  Incident #: 1427,  Station: 1,  Shift/Platoon: A
Incident Type: Power line down. Excludes people trapped by downed power lines.
Alarm Time: 07/01/2006 10:18,  Arrival Time: 07/01/2006 11:15,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 07/01/2006 11:18
Action taken: Hazardous condition, other.
Location: Pleasant Street, Sturgis, MI 49091
Fire Department: Sturgis City FD, 130 N Nottawa, Sturgis, MI 49091,  ID: 07508,  Incident #: 1501,  Station: 1,  Shift/Platoon: C
Incident Type: Building fire
Alarm Time: 07/09/2006 20:34,  Arrival Time: 07/09/2006 20:37,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 07/09/2006 21:19
Property Value: $82000,  Property Loss: $1000
Detector Alerted Occupants: Yes
Actions taken:
  • Actions taken, other.
  • Incident command. Includes providing support to incident command activities.
  • Ventilate. Includes nonhazardous odor removal and removal of smoke from nonhazardous materials-related fires.
Buildings Involved #: 1,  Acres Burned #: < 1
Area of Origin: Cooking area, kitchen,  Heat Source: Heat from powered equipment, other,  Item First Ignited: Cooking materials, including edible materials
Cause of Ignition: Unintentional (Accidentally turned on, not turned off)
Structure Type: Enclosed building,  Status: In normal use,  Stories: 2 Above, 1 Below,  Square Feet: 1950
Detector Presence: Detectors Present,  Type: Smoke,  Power: Battery Only,  Operation: Failed to Operate,  Failure Reason: Battery missing or disconnected
Location: Monroe Street, Sturgis, MI 49091
Fire Department: Sturgis City FD, 130 N Nottawa, Sturgis, MI 49091,  ID: 07508,  Incident #: 1509,  Station: 1,  Shift/Platoon: B
Incident Type: Unauthorized burning. Includes fires that are under control and not endangering property.
Alarm Time: 07/10/2006 20:28,  Arrival Time: 07/10/2006 20:28,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 07/10/2006 20:47
Action taken: Provide information to the public or media.
Location: Maple Avenue, Sturgis, MI 49091
Fire Department: Sturgis City FD, 130 N Nottawa, Sturgis, MI 49091,  ID: 07508,  Incident #: 1518,  Station: 1,  Shift/Platoon: C
Incident Type: Unauthorized burning. Includes fires that are under control and not endangering property.
Alarm Time: 07/11/2006 16:35,  Arrival Time: 07/11/2006 16:42,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 07/11/2006 16:50
Actions taken:
  • Actions taken, other.
  • 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: West Street, Sturgis, MI 49091
Fire Department: Sturgis City FD, 130 N Nottawa, Sturgis, MI 49091,  ID: 07508,  Incident #: 1535,  Station: 1,  Shift/Platoon: C
Incident Type: Building fire
Alarm Time: 07/14/2006 09:42,  Arrival Time: 07/14/2006 09:44,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 07/14/2006 15:10
Property Value: $85000,  Property Loss: $20000,  Contents Value: $30000,  Contents Loss: $10000
Detector Alerted Occupants: Yes,  Hazardous Material Released: Household/office solvent or chemical spill. Includes spills of mineral spirits, acetone, and turpentine. Cleanup only.
Actions taken:
  • Actions taken, other.
  • Incident command. Includes providing support to incident command activities.
  • Extinguishment by fire service personnel.
Buildings Involved #: 1,  Acres Burned #: < 1,  On Site Materials: Hazardous chemicals
Area of Origin: Substructure area or space, crawl space,  Heat Source: Heat from powered equipment, other,  Item First Ignited: Upholstered sofa, chair, vehicle seats
Cause of Ignition: Unintentional (Equipment used for not intended purpose)
Structure Type: Enclosed building,  Status: In normal use,  Stories: 1 Above, 1 Below,  Square Feet: 806
Detector Presence: Detectors Present,  Type: Smoke,  Power: Battery Only,  Operation: Failed to Operate,  Failure Reason: Battery missing or disconnected
Location: Unspecified, Sturgis, MI 49091
Fire Department: Sturgis City FD, 130 N Nottawa, Sturgis, MI 49091,  ID: 07508,  Incident #: 1541,  Station: 1,  Shift/Platoon: C
Incident Type: Gas leak (natural gas or LPG). Excludes gas odors with no source found.
Alarm Time: 07/14/2006 23:40,  Arrival Time: 07/14/2006 23:42,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 07/15/2006 00:05
Actions taken:
  • Actions taken, other.
  • Investigate. Includes investigations done on arrival to determine the situation and postincident investigations; and collecting incident information for incident reporting purposes.
Location: Centreville, Sturgis, MI 49091
Fire Department: Sturgis City FD, 130 N Nottawa, Sturgis, MI 49091,  ID: 07508,  Incident #: 1573,  Station: 1,  Shift/Platoon: B
Incident Type: Power line down. Excludes people trapped by downed power lines.
Alarm Time: 07/18/2006 01:08,  Arrival Time: 07/18/2006 01:13,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 07/18/2006 02:17
Action taken: Control traffic. Includes setting up barricades and directing traffic.
Location: Jefferson Street, Sturgis, MI 49091
Fire Department: Sturgis City FD, 130 N Nottawa, Sturgis, MI 49091,  ID: 07508,  Incident #: 1574,  Station: 1,  Shift/Platoon: B
Incident Type: Power line down. Excludes people trapped by downed power lines.
Alarm Time: 07/18/2006 01:10,  Arrival Time: 07/18/2006 01:15,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 07/18/2006 01:45
Action taken: Investigate. Includes investigations done on arrival to determine the situation and postincident investigations; and collecting incident information for incident reporting purposes.
Location: Clay Street, Sturgis, MI 49091
Fire Department: Sturgis City FD, 130 N Nottawa, Sturgis, MI 49091,  ID: 07508,  Incident #: 1575,  Station: 1,  Shift/Platoon: B
Incident Type: Power line down. Excludes people trapped by downed power lines.
Alarm Time: 07/18/2006 02:17,  Arrival Time: 07/18/2006 02:21,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 07/18/2006 02:26
Action taken: Investigate. Includes investigations done on arrival to determine the situation and postincident investigations; and collecting incident information for incident reporting purposes.
Location: South Street, Sturgis, MI 49091
Fire Department: Sturgis City FD, 130 N Nottawa, Sturgis, MI 49091,  ID: 07508,  Incident #: 1599,  Station: 1,  Shift/Platoon: A
Incident Type: Unauthorized burning. Includes fires that are under control and not endangering property.
Alarm Time: 07/20/2006 21:10,  Arrival Time: 07/20/2006 21:20,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 07/20/2006 21:40
Action taken: Information, investigation, and enforcement, other.
Location: Independence Avenue, Sturgis, MI 49091
Fire Department: Sturgis City FD, 130 N Nottawa, Sturgis, MI 49091,  ID: 07508,  Incident #: 1603,  Station: 1,  Shift/Platoon: C
Incident Type: Unauthorized burning. Includes fires that are under control and not endangering property.
Alarm Time: 07/21/2006 17:00,  Arrival Time: 07/21/2006 17:05,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 07/21/2006 17:10
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: Centerville Road, Sturgis, MI 49091
Fire Department: Sturgis City FD, 130 N Nottawa, Sturgis, MI 49091,  ID: 07508,  Incident #: 1606,  Station: 1,  Shift/Platoon: B
Incident Type: Fire in structure, other than in a building.
Alarm Time: 07/22/2006 09:46,  Arrival Time: 07/22/2006 09:48,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 07/22/2006 11:46
Actions taken:
  • Actions taken, other.
  • Extinguishment by fire service personnel.
  • Ventilate. Includes nonhazardous odor removal and removal of smoke from nonhazardous materials-related fires.
Buildings Involved #: 1,  Acres Burned #: < 1,  On Site Materials: Food, other
Area of Origin: Switchgear area, transformer vault,  Heat Source: Arcing,  Item First Ignited: Transformer, including transformer fluids
Cause of Ignition: Failure of equipment or heat source (Electrical failure, malfunction, other)
Structure Type: Enclosed building,  Status: In normal use,  Stories: 3 Above, 1 Below,  Square Feet: 600
Detector Presence: Detectors Present,  Type: Combination smoke - heat,  Power: Hardwire with battery,  Operation: Operated,  Effectiveness: Alerted Occupants
Location: Chicago Road (U.S.-12), Sturgis, MI 49091
Fire Department: Sturgis City FD, 130 N Nottawa, Sturgis, MI 49091,  ID: 07508,  Incident #: 1607,  Station: 1,  Shift/Platoon: B
Incident Type: Chemical hazard (no spill or leak). Includes the potential for spills or leaks.
Alarm Time: 07/22/2006 10:30,  Arrival Time: 07/22/2006 10:30,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 07/22/2006 10:35
Actions taken:
  • Actions taken, other.
  • Investigate. Includes investigations done on arrival to determine the situation and postincident investigations; and collecting incident information for incident reporting purposes.
Location: Lakeview Avenue, Sturgis, MI 49091
Fire Department: Sturgis City FD, 130 N Nottawa, Sturgis, MI 49091,  ID: 07508,  Incident #: 1610,  Station: 1,  Shift/Platoon: B
Incident Type: Outside rubbish, trash, or waste fire. Excludes outside rubbish fires in a container or receptacle.
Alarm Time: 07/22/2006 15:10,  Arrival Time: 07/22/2006 15:29,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 07/22/2006 15:58
Actions taken:
  • Actions taken, other.
  • Enforce fire code and other codes. Includes response to public complaints and abatement of code violations.
  • Fire control or extinguishment, other.
Location: Unspecified, Sturgis, MI 49091
Fire Department: Sturgis City FD, 130 N Nottawa, Sturgis, MI 49091,  ID: 07508,  Incident #: 1626,  Station: 1,  Shift/Platoon: C
Incident Type: Power line down. Excludes people trapped by downed power lines.
Alarm Time: 07/23/2006 22:00,  Arrival Time: 07/23/2006 22:05,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 07/23/2006 22:20
Actions taken:
  • Actions taken, other.
  • Investigate. Includes investigations done on arrival to determine the situation and postincident investigations; and collecting incident information for incident reporting purposes.
Location: Fourth Street, Sturgis, MI 49091
Fire Department: Sturgis City FD, 130 N Nottawa, Sturgis, MI 49091,  ID: 07508,  Incident #: 1640,  Station: 1,  Shift/Platoon: B
Incident Type: Unauthorized burning. Includes fires that are under control and not endangering property.
Alarm Time: 07/24/2006 20:46,  Arrival Time: 07/24/2006 20:49,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 07/24/2006 21:05
Action taken: Enforce fire code and other codes. Includes response to public complaints and abatement of code violations.
Location: Park Street, Sturgis, MI 49091
Fire Department: Sturgis City FD, 130 N Nottawa, Sturgis, MI 49091,  ID: 07508,  Incident #: 1650,  Station: 1,  Shift/Platoon: A
Incident Type: Outside rubbish, trash, or waste fire. Excludes outside rubbish fires in a container or receptacle.
Alarm Time: 07/25/2006 18:29,  Arrival Time: 07/25/2006 18:30,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 07/25/2006 18:45
Action taken: Information, investigation, and enforcement, other.
Location: Clay Street, Sturgis, MI 49091
Fire Department: Sturgis City FD, 130 N Nottawa, Sturgis, MI 49091,  ID: 07508,  Incident #: 1669,  Station: 1,  Shift/Platoon: A
Incident Type: Arcing, shorted electrical equipment.
Alarm Time: 07/27/2006 19:13,  Arrival Time: 07/27/2006 19:21,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 07/27/2006 19:25
Action taken: Investigate. Includes investigations done on arrival to determine the situation and postincident investigations; and collecting incident information for incident reporting purposes.
Location: Unspecified, Sturgis, MI 49091
Fire Department: Sturgis City FD, 130 N Nottawa, Sturgis, MI 49091,  ID: 07508,  Incident #: 1705,  Station: 1,  Shift/Platoon: B
Incident Type: Gas leak (natural gas or LPG). Excludes gas odors with no source found.
Alarm Time: 07/31/2006 07:44,  Arrival Time: 07/31/2006 07:44,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 07/31/2006 09:50
Actions taken:
  • Hazardous materials detection, monitoring, sampling, and analysis using a variety of detection instruments.
  • Evacuate area. Removal of civilians from an area determined to be hazardous.
Location: Centerville Road, Sturgis, MI 49091
Fire Department: Sturgis City FD, 130 N Nottawa, Sturgis, MI 49091,  ID: 07508,  Incident #: 1727,  Station: 1,  Shift/Platoon: C
Incident Type: Dumpster or other outside trash receptacle fire. Includes waste material from manufacturing or other production processes.
Alarm Time: 08/03/2006 03:28,  Arrival Time: 08/03/2006 03:33,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 08/03/2006 03:46
Actions taken:
  • Actions taken, other.
  • Extinguishment by fire service personnel.
  • Refer to proper authority. Includes turnover of incidents to other authorities or agencies such as the police.
Location: Lakeview Avenue, Sturgis, MI 49091
Fire Department: Sturgis City FD, 130 N Nottawa, Sturgis, MI 49091,  ID: 07508,  Incident #: 1731,  Station: 1,  Shift/Platoon: B
Incident Type: Power line down. Excludes people trapped by downed power lines.
Alarm Time: 08/03/2006 17:09,  Arrival Time: 08/03/2006 17:14,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 08/03/2006 17:46
Action taken: Investigate. Includes investigations done on arrival to determine the situation and postincident investigations; and collecting incident information for incident reporting purposes.
Location: Prospect Avenue, Sturgis, MI 49091
Fire Department: Sturgis City FD, 130 N Nottawa, Sturgis, MI 49091,  ID: 07508,  Incident #: 1756,  Station: 1,  Shift/Platoon: A
Incident Type: Unauthorized burning. Includes fires that are under control and not endangering property.
Alarm Time: 08/06/2006 21:49,  Arrival Time: 08/06/2006 21:55,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 08/06/2006 22:03
Action taken: Investigate. Includes investigations done on arrival to determine the situation and postincident investigations; and collecting incident information for incident reporting purposes.
Location: Sunnyfield Road, Sturgis, MI 49091
Fire Department: Sturgis City FD, 130 N Nottawa, Sturgis, MI 49091,  ID: 07508,  Incident #: 1786,  Station: 1,  Shift/Platoon: B
Incident Type: Unauthorized burning. Includes fires that are under control and not endangering property.
Alarm Time: 08/10/2006 20:13,  Arrival Time: 08/10/2006 20:17,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 08/10/2006 20:26
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: Unspecified, Sturgis, MI 49091
Fire Department: Sturgis City FD, 130 N Nottawa, Sturgis, MI 49091,  ID: 07508,  Incident #: 1797,  Station: 1,  Shift/Platoon: A
Incident Type: Explosive, bomb removal. Includes disarming, rendering safe, and disposing of bombs or suspected devices. Excludes bomb scare.
Alarm Time: 08/11/2006 22:07,  Arrival Time: 08/11/2006 22:15,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 08/11/2006 22:50
Actions taken:
  • Actions taken, other.
  • Investigate. Includes investigations done on arrival to determine the situation and postincident investigations; and collecting incident information for incident reporting purposes.
Location: Washington Street, Sturgis, MI 49091
Fire Department: Sturgis City FD, 130 N Nottawa, Sturgis, MI 49091,  ID: 07508,  Incident #: 1807,  Station: 1,  Shift/Platoon: A
Incident Type: Unauthorized burning. Includes fires that are under control and not endangering property.
Alarm Time: 08/13/2006 20:32,  Arrival Time: 08/13/2006 20:33,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 08/13/2006 20:37
Actions taken:
  • Actions taken, other.
  • Investigate. Includes investigations done on arrival to determine the situation and postincident investigations; and collecting incident information for incident reporting purposes.
Location: Memorial Dr. C-18 , Sturgis, MI 49091
Fire Department: Sturgis City FD, 130 N Nottawa, Sturgis, MI 49091,  ID: 07508,  Incident #: 1865,  Station: 1,  Shift/Platoon: A
Incident Type: Building fire
Alarm Time: 08/20/2006 23:30,  Arrival Time: 08/20/2006 23:33,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 08/21/2006 00:04
Property Value: $1500000,  Contents Value: $5000,  Contents Loss: $500
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.
Buildings Involved #: 1,  Acres Burned #: < 1
Area of Origin: Function area, other,  Item First Ignited: Mattress, pillow
Cause of Ignition: Unintentional
Structure Type: Enclosed building,  Status: In normal use,  Stories: 3 Above,  Square Feet: 7728
Detector Presence: Detectors Present,  Type: Smoke,  Power: Hardwire with battery,  Operation: Operated,  Effectiveness: Alerted Occupants
AES Presence: Present,  Type: Wet pipe sprinkler,  Operation: Fire too small to Operate
Location: Chicago Road (U.S.-12), Sturgis, MI 49091
Fire Department: Sturgis City FD, 130 N Nottawa, Sturgis, MI 49091,  ID: 07508,  Incident #: 1887,  Station: 1,  Shift/Platoon: A
Incident Type: Biological hazard, confirmed or suspected.
Alarm Time: 08/23/2006 18:17,  Arrival Time: 08/23/2006 18:21,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 08/23/2006 18:27
Actions taken:
  • Identification, analysis of hazardous materials.
  • Remove hazard. Includes neutralizing a hazardous condition.
Location: Chicago Road (U.S.-12) 12 , Sturgis, MI 49091
Fire Department: Sturgis City FD, 130 N Nottawa, Sturgis, MI 49091,  ID: 07508,  Incident #: 1904,  Station: 1,  Shift/Platoon: A
Incident Type: Carbon monoxide incident. Excludes incidents with nothing found.
Alarm Time: 08/25/2006 21:03,  Arrival Time: 08/25/2006 21:06,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 08/25/2006 21:10
Actions taken:
  • Actions taken, other.
  • Assistance, other.
  • Transport of person from scene in fire service ambulance or apparatus.
Location: Nottawa Street, Sturgis, MI 49091
Fire Department: Sturgis City FD, 130 N Nottawa, Sturgis, MI 49091,  ID: 07508,  Incident #: 1908,  Station: 1,  Shift/Platoon: C
Incident Type: Unauthorized burning. Includes fires that are under control and not endangering property.
Alarm Time: 08/26/2006 14:54,  Arrival Time: 08/26/2006 14:54,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 08/26/2006 15:06
Actions taken:
  • Actions taken, other.
  • Enforce fire code and other codes. Includes response to public complaints and abatement of code violations.
  • Extinguishment by fire service personnel.
Location: Franks Avenue, Sturgis, MI 49091
Fire Department: Sturgis City FD, 130 N Nottawa, Sturgis, MI 49091,  ID: 07508,  Incident #: 1979,  Station: 1,  Shift/Platoon: C
Incident Type: Fire in a portable building, when used at a fixed location. Includes portable buildings used for commerce, industry, or education and trailers used for commercial purposes.
Alarm Time: 09/02/2006 20:04,  Arrival Time: 09/02/2006 20:08,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 09/02/2006 20:51
Property Value: $1000,  Property Loss: $1000
Detector Alerted Occupants: Yes
Actions taken:
  • Actions taken, other.
  • Incident command. Includes providing support to incident command activities.
  • Extinguishment by fire service personnel.
Buildings Involved #: 3,  Acres Burned #: < 1
Area of Origin: Bathroom, checkroom, lavatory, locker room
Cause of Ignition: Cause under investigation (Blocked or obstructed roadway)
Structure Type: Enclosed building,  Status: In normal use,  Stories: 1 Above,  Square Feet: 6
Detector Presence: Detectors Present,  Type: Combination smoke - heat,  Power: Hardwire Only,  Operation: Failed to Operate
AES Presence: Present,  Type: Wet pipe sprinkler

Arson Case Status: Investigation open,  Entry Method: Door open or unlocked
Location: Fourth Street, Sturgis, MI 49091
Fire Department: Sturgis City FD, 130 N Nottawa, Sturgis, MI 49091,  ID: 07508,  Incident #: 1983,  Station: 1,  Shift/Platoon: B
Incident Type: Unauthorized burning. Includes fires that are under control and not endangering property.
Alarm Time: 09/03/2006 12:20,  Arrival Time: 09/03/2006 12:24,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 09/03/2006 12:55
Action taken: Enforce fire code and other codes. Includes response to public complaints and abatement of code violations.
Location: Chicago Road (U.S.-12), Sturgis, MI 49091
Fire Department: Sturgis City FD, 130 N Nottawa, Sturgis, MI 49091,  ID: 07508,  Incident #: 2002,  Station: 1,  Shift/Platoon: A
Incident Type: Gasoline or other flammable liquid spill (flash point below 100 degrees F at standard temperature and pressure (Class I)).
Alarm Time: 09/06/2006 11:45,  Arrival Time: 09/06/2006 11:48,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 09/06/2006 11:57
Actions taken:
  • Hazardous condition, other.
  • Assistance, other.
Location: Chicago, Sturgis, MI 49091
Fire Department: Sturgis City FD, 130 N Nottawa, Sturgis, MI 49091,  ID: 07508,  Incident #: 2003,  Station: 1,  Shift/Platoon: A
Incident Type: Gas leak (natural gas or LPG). Excludes gas odors with no source found.
Alarm Time: 09/06/2006 13:23,  Arrival Time: 09/06/2006 13:26,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 09/06/2006 15:48
Actions taken:
  • Actions taken, other.
  • Hazardous materials leak control and containment. Includes actions taken to keep a material within its container.
  • Evacuate area. Removal of civilians from an area determined to be hazardous.
Location: Centerville, Sturgis, MI 49091
Fire Department: Sturgis City FD, 130 N Nottawa, Sturgis, MI 49091,  ID: 07508,  Incident #: 2037,  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: 09/10/2006 20:07,  Arrival Time: 09/10/2006 20:09,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 09/10/2006 20:45
Action taken: Extinguishment by fire service personnel.
Location: Chicago, Sturgis, MI 49091
Fire Department: Sturgis City FD, 130 N Nottawa, Sturgis, MI 49091,  ID: 07508,  Incident #: 2059,  Station: 1,  Shift/Platoon: C
Incident Type: Gas leak (natural gas or LPG). Excludes gas odors with no source found.
Alarm Time: 09/14/2006 10:35,  Arrival Time: 09/14/2006 10:40,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 09/14/2006 11:35
Hazardous Material Released: Natural gas, slow leak, no evacuation or HazMat actions taken.
Actions taken:
  • Actions taken, other.
  • Incident command. Includes providing support to incident command activities.
  • Establish safe area. Includes isolating the area affected by denying entry to unprotected persons and establishing hazard control zones (hot, warm, cold).
Location: Chicago, Sturgis, MI 49091
Fire Department: Sturgis City FD, 130 N Nottawa, Sturgis, MI 49091,  ID: 07508,  Incident #: 2073,  Station: 1,  Shift/Platoon: A
Incident Type: Gas leak (natural gas or LPG). Excludes gas odors with no source found.
Alarm Time: 09/16/2006 08:53,  Arrival Time: 09/16/2006 08:55,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 09/16/2006 09:24
Actions taken:
  • Investigate. Includes investigations done on arrival to determine the situation and postincident investigations; and collecting incident information for incident reporting purposes.
  • Refer to proper authority. Includes turnover of incidents to other authorities or agencies such as the police.
Location: McKee Street, Sturgis, MI 49091
Fire Department: Sturgis City FD, 130 N Nottawa, Sturgis, MI 49091,  ID: 07508,  Incident #: 2083,  Station: 1,  Shift/Platoon: B
Incident Type: Building fire
Alarm Time: 09/17/2006 14:21,  Arrival Time: 09/17/2006 14:22,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 09/17/2006 16:28
Property Value: $70000,  Property Loss: $15000,  Contents Value: $35000,  Contents Loss: $5000
Actions taken:
  • Extinguishment by fire service personnel.
  • Forcible entry, performed by fire service. Includes support to law enforcement.
  • Ventilate. Includes nonhazardous odor removal and removal of smoke from nonhazardous materials-related fires.
Buildings Involved #: 1,  Acres Burned #: < 1
Area of Origin: Laundry area, wash house (laundry),  Heat Source: Heat from powered equipment, other,  Item First Ignited: Flammable liquid/gas - in/from final container
Cause of Ignition: Unintentional (Misuse of material or product, other)
Structure Type: Enclosed building,  Status: In normal use,  Stories: 2 Above, 1 Below,  Square Feet: 1100
Detector Presence: Detectors Present,  Type: Smoke,  Power: Battery Only,  Operation: Operated,  Effectiveness: Alerted Occupants
Location: Lakeview Avenue, Sturgis, MI 49091
Fire Department: Sturgis City FD, 130 N Nottawa, Sturgis, MI 49091,  ID: 07508,  Incident #: 2110,  Station: 1,  Shift/Platoon: C
Incident Type: Carbon monoxide incident. Excludes incidents with nothing found.
Alarm Time: 09/21/2006 10:56,  Arrival Time: 09/21/2006 10:59,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 09/21/2006 11:23
Actions taken:
  • Actions taken, other.
  • 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: Clinton Avenue, Sturgis, MI 49091
Fire Department: Sturgis City FD, 130 N Nottawa, Sturgis, MI 49091,  ID: 07508,  Incident #: 2163,  Station: 1,  Shift/Platoon: B
Incident Type: Cooking fire involving the contents of a cooking vessel without fire extension beyond the vessel.
Alarm Time: 09/27/2006 16:01,  Arrival Time: 09/27/2006 16:05,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 09/27/2006 16:23
Detector Alerted Occupants: Yes
Action taken: Investigate. Includes investigations done on arrival to determine the situation and postincident investigations; and collecting incident information for incident reporting purposes.
Location: Main Street, Sturgis, MI 49091
Fire Department: Sturgis City FD, 130 N Nottawa, Sturgis, MI 49091,  ID: 07508,  Incident #: 2173,  Station: 1,  Shift/Platoon: A
Incident Type: Building fire
Alarm Time: 09/28/2006 18:10,  Arrival Time: 09/28/2006 18:12,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 09/28/2006 21:11
Property Value: $75000,  Property Loss: $40000,  Contents Value: $30000,  Contents Loss: $25000
Detector Alerted Occupants: Yes
Actions taken:
  • Extinguishment by fire service personnel.
  • Ventilate. Includes nonhazardous odor removal and removal of smoke from nonhazardous materials-related fires.
  • Salvage and overhaul.
Buildings Involved #: 1,  Acres Burned #: < 1
Area of Origin: Laundry area, wash house (laundry)
Cause of Ignition: Cause under investigation (Electrical failure, malfunction, other)
Structure Type: Enclosed building,  Status: In normal use,  Stories: 2 Above, 1 Below,  Square Feet: 1200
Detector Presence: Detectors Present,  Type: Smoke,  Power: Battery Only,  Operation: Operated,  Effectiveness: Alerted Occupants

Arson Case Status: Investigation closed,  Initial Observations: Doors Unlocked
Location: West Street, Sturgis, MI 49091
Fire Department: Sturgis City FD, 130 N Nottawa, Sturgis, MI 49091,  ID: 07508,  Incident #: 2179,  Station: 1,  Shift/Platoon: B
Incident Type: Power line down. Excludes people trapped by downed power lines.
Alarm Time: 09/29/2006 12:00,  Arrival Time: 09/29/2006 12:03,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 09/29/2006 12:40
Action taken: Investigate. Includes investigations done on arrival to determine the situation and postincident investigations; and collecting incident information for incident reporting purposes.
Location: Nottawa Street, Sturgis, MI 49091
Fire Department: Sturgis City FD, 130 N Nottawa, Sturgis, MI 49091,  ID: 07508,  Incident #: 2184,  Station: 1,  Shift/Platoon: B
Incident Type: Unauthorized burning. Includes fires that are under control and not endangering property.
Alarm Time: 09/29/2006 18:28,  Arrival Time: 09/29/2006 18:30,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 09/29/2006 18:37
Action taken: Investigate. Includes investigations done on arrival to determine the situation and postincident investigations; and collecting incident information for incident reporting purposes.
Location: Sunnyfield Road, Sturgis, MI 49091
Fire Department: Sturgis City FD, 130 N Nottawa, Sturgis, MI 49091,  ID: 07508,  Incident #: 2194,  Station: 1,  Shift/Platoon: A
Incident Type: Unauthorized burning. Includes fires that are under control and not endangering property.
Alarm Time: 09/30/2006 16:55,  Arrival Time: 09/30/2006 16:55,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 09/30/2006 17:55
Action taken: Investigate. Includes investigations done on arrival to determine the situation and postincident investigations; and collecting incident information for incident reporting purposes.
Location: South Street, Sturgis, MI 49091
Fire Department: Sturgis City FD, 130 N Nottawa, Sturgis, MI 49091,  ID: 07508,  Incident #: 2197,  Station: 1,  Shift/Platoon: A
Incident Type: Electrical wiring/equipment problem, other.
Alarm Time: 09/30/2006 18:41,  Arrival Time: 09/30/2006 18:46,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 09/30/2006 19:19
Actions taken:
  • Establish safe area. Includes isolating the area affected by denying entry to unprotected persons and establishing hazard control zones (hot, warm, cold).
  • Refer to proper authority. Includes turnover of incidents to other authorities or agencies such as the police.
Location: Jean Avenue, Sturgis, MI 49091
Fire Department: Sturgis City FD, 130 N Nottawa, Sturgis, MI 49091,  ID: 07508,  Incident #: 2214,  Station: 1,  Shift/Platoon: B
Incident Type: Arcing, shorted electrical equipment.
Alarm Time: 10/02/2006 20:10,  Arrival Time: 10/02/2006 20:14,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 10/02/2006 21:03
Action taken: Investigate. Includes investigations done on arrival to determine the situation and postincident investigations; and collecting incident information for incident reporting purposes.
Location: First Street, Sturgis, MI 49091
Fire Department: Sturgis City FD, 130 N Nottawa, Sturgis, MI 49091,  ID: 07508,  Incident #: 2228,  Station: 1,  Shift/Platoon: B
Incident Type: Unauthorized burning. Includes fires that are under control and not endangering property.
Alarm Time: 10/04/2006 15:23,  Arrival Time: 10/04/2006 15:26,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 10/04/2006 15:33
Action taken: Investigate. Includes investigations done on arrival to determine the situation and postincident investigations; and collecting incident information for incident reporting purposes.
Location: Oakwood Drive, Sturgis, MI 49091
Fire Department: Sturgis City FD, 130 N Nottawa, Sturgis, MI 49091,  ID: 07508,  Incident #: 2235,  Station: 1,  Shift/Platoon: A
Incident Type: Gasoline or other flammable liquid spill (flash point below 100 degrees F at standard temperature and pressure (Class I)).
Alarm Time: 10/05/2006 18:58,  Arrival Time: 10/05/2006 19:05,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 10/05/2006 19:51
Action taken: Hazardous materials leak control and containment. Includes actions taken to keep a material within its container.
Location: West Street, Sturgis, MI 49091
Fire Department: Sturgis City FD, 130 N Nottawa, Sturgis, MI 49091,  ID: 07508,  Incident #: 2239,  Station: 1,  Shift/Platoon: C
Incident Type: Oil or other combustible liquid spill (flash point at or above 100 degrees F at standard temperature and pressure (Class II or III)).
Alarm Time: 10/06/2006 08:00,  Arrival Time: 10/06/2006 08:00,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 10/06/2006 08:20
Actions taken:
  • Actions taken, other.
  • Assistance, other.
Location: Monroe Street, Sturgis, MI 49091
Fire Department: Sturgis City FD, 130 N Nottawa, Sturgis, MI 49091,  ID: 07508,  Incident #: 2248,  Station: 1,  Shift/Platoon: A
Incident Type: Unauthorized burning. Includes fires that are under control and not endangering property.
Alarm Time: 10/07/2006 13:25,  Arrival Time: 10/07/2006 13:30,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 10/07/2006 13:34
Action taken: Investigate. Includes investigations done on arrival to determine the situation and postincident investigations; and collecting incident information for incident reporting purposes.
Location: Sunnyfield Road, Sturgis, MI 49091
Fire Department: Sturgis City FD, 130 N Nottawa, Sturgis, MI 49091,  ID: 07508,  Incident #: 2249,  Station: 1,  Shift/Platoon: A
Incident Type: Unauthorized burning. Includes fires that are under control and not endangering property.
Alarm Time: 10/07/2006 16:30,  Arrival Time: 10/07/2006 16:35,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 10/07/2006 17:00
Action taken: Investigate. Includes investigations done on arrival to determine the situation and postincident investigations; and collecting incident information for incident reporting purposes.
Location: Hatch Street, Sturgis, MI 49091
Fire Department: Sturgis City FD, 130 N Nottawa, Sturgis, MI 49091,  ID: 07508,  Incident #: 2250,  Station: 1,  Shift/Platoon: A
Incident Type: Unauthorized burning. Includes fires that are under control and not endangering property.
Alarm Time: 10/07/2006 17:28,  Arrival Time: 10/07/2006 17:31,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 10/07/2006 17:40
Action taken: Investigate. Includes investigations done on arrival to determine the situation and postincident investigations; and collecting incident information for incident reporting purposes.
Location: Centerville, Sturgis, MI 49091
Fire Department: Sturgis City FD, 130 N Nottawa, Sturgis, MI 49091,  ID: 07508,  Incident #: 2252,  Station: 1,  Shift/Platoon: A
Incident Type: Passenger vehicle fire. Includes any motorized passenger vehicle, other than a motor home (e.g., pickup trucks, sport utility vehicles, buses).
Alarm Time: 10/07/2006 21:08,  Arrival Time: 10/07/2006 21:11,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 10/07/2006 22:02
Property Value: $5000,  Property Loss: $3000
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: Engine area, running gear, wheel area,  Heat Source: Heat from powered equipment, other
Cause of Ignition: Unintentional (Equipment overloaded)
Mobile Property Involved: Involved in ignition and burned,  Type: Passenger car.,  Make: Cadillac,  Year: 1995,  License Plate: 4FS W88 MI,  VIN No: 1G6KD52B1SU268966
Location: Jefferson Street, Sturgis, MI 49091
Fire Department: Sturgis City FD, 130 N Nottawa, Sturgis, MI 49091,  ID: 07508,  Incident #: 2307,  Station: 1,  Shift/Platoon: C
Incident Type: Unauthorized burning. Includes fires that are under control and not endangering property.
Alarm Time: 10/15/2006 18:55,  Arrival Time: 10/15/2006 18:55,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 10/15/2006 19:00
Action taken: Enforce fire code and other codes. Includes response to public complaints and abatement of code violations.
Location: John Street, Sturgis, MI 49091
Fire Department: Sturgis City FD, 130 N Nottawa, Sturgis, MI 49091,  ID: 07508,  Incident #: 2359,  Station: 1,  Shift/Platoon: C
Incident Type: Unauthorized burning. Includes fires that are under control and not endangering property.
Alarm Time: 10/20/2006 19:40,  Arrival Time: 10/20/2006 19:45,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 10/20/2006 19:51
Actions taken:
  • Actions taken, other.
  • 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: Vinewood Avenue, Sturgis, MI 49091
Fire Department: Sturgis City FD, 130 N Nottawa, Sturgis, MI 49091,  ID: 07508,  Incident #: 2363,  Station: 72,  Shift/Platoon: C
Incident Type: Arcing, shorted electrical equipment.
Alarm Time: 10/20/2006 20:15,  Arrival Time: 10/20/2006 20:15,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 10/20/2006 21:15
Actions taken:
  • Investigate. Includes investigations done on arrival to determine the situation and postincident investigations; and collecting incident information for incident reporting purposes.
  • Control crowd. Includes restricting pedestrian access to an area. Excludes control of vehicles.
Location: Hatch Street, Sturgis, MI 49091
Fire Department: Sturgis City FD, 130 N Nottawa, Sturgis, MI 49091,  ID: 07508,  Incident #: 2384,  Station: 1,  Shift/Platoon: B
Incident Type: Carbon monoxide incident. Excludes incidents with nothing found.
Alarm Time: 10/23/2006 16:41,  Arrival Time: 10/23/2006 16:43,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 10/23/2006 16:50
Action taken: Investigate. Includes investigations done on arrival to determine the situation and postincident investigations; and collecting incident information for incident reporting purposes.
Location: Susan Avenue, Sturgis, MI 49091
Fire Department: Sturgis City FD, 130 N Nottawa, Sturgis, MI 49091,  ID: 07508,  Incident #: 2393,  Station: 1,  Shift/Platoon: A
Incident Type: Gasoline or other flammable liquid spill (flash point below 100 degrees F at standard temperature and pressure (Class I)).
Alarm Time: 10/24/2006 11:24,  Arrival Time: 10/24/2006 11:26,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 10/24/2006 11:30
Actions taken:
  • Actions taken, other.
  • Investigate. Includes investigations done on arrival to determine the situation and postincident investigations; and collecting incident information for incident reporting purposes.
Location: Centerville, Sturgis, MI 49091
Fire Department: Sturgis City FD, 130 N Nottawa, Sturgis, MI 49091,  ID: 07508,  Incident #: 2412,  Station: 1,  Shift/Platoon: C
Incident Type: Mobile property (vehicle) fire, other.
Alarm Time: 10/27/2006 10:33,  Arrival Time: 10/27/2006 10:37,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 10/27/2006 10:51
Property Value: $30000,  Property Loss: $30000
Actions taken:
  • Actions taken, other.
  • 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: Engine area, running gear, wheel area,  Heat Source: Heat from powered equipment, other,  Item First Ignited: Upholstered sofa, chair, vehicle seats
Cause of Ignition: Unintentional (Equipment not being operated properly)
Mobile Property Involved: Involved in ignition and burned,  Type: Loader - industrial, fork lift, tow motor, stacker,  Make: Caterpillar,  Model: TCM,  VIN No: VFHM480-14A
Location: Centerville, Sturgis, MI 49091
Fire Department: Sturgis City FD, 130 N Nottawa, Sturgis, MI 49091,  ID: 07508,  Incident #: 2413,  Station: 1,  Shift/Platoon: C
Incident Type: Oil or other combustible liquid spill (flash point at or above 100 degrees F at standard temperature and pressure (Class II or III)).
Alarm Time: 10/27/2006 10:55,  Arrival Time: 10/27/2006 10:55,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 10/27/2006 12:15
Actions taken:
  • Actions taken, other.
  • Hazardous condition, other.
Location: West Street, Sturgis, MI 49091
Fire Department: Sturgis City FD, 130 N Nottawa, Sturgis, MI 49091,  ID: 07508,  Incident #: 2425,  Station: 1,  Shift/Platoon: B
Incident Type: Power line down. Excludes people trapped by downed power lines.
Alarm Time: 10/28/2006 14:31,  Arrival Time: 10/28/2006 14:32,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 10/28/2006 15:30
Actions taken:
  • Hazardous condition, other.
  • Control traffic. Includes setting up barricades and directing traffic.
Location: Nottawa Street, Sturgis, MI 49091
Fire Department: Sturgis City FD, 130 N Nottawa, Sturgis, MI 49091,  ID: 07508,  Incident #: 2436,  Station: 1,  Shift/Platoon: C
Incident Type: Gas leak (natural gas or LPG). Excludes gas odors with no source found.
Alarm Time: 10/30/2006 09:33,  Arrival Time: 10/30/2006 09:36,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 10/30/2006 10:35
Actions taken:
  • Actions taken, other.
  • Investigate. Includes investigations done on arrival to determine the situation and postincident investigations; and collecting incident information for incident reporting purposes.
  • Refer to proper authority. Includes turnover of incidents to other authorities or agencies such as the police.
Location: Elizabeth Street, Sturgis, MI 49091
Fire Department: Sturgis City FD, 130 N Nottawa, Sturgis, MI 49091,  ID: 07508,  Incident #: 2446,  Station: 1,  Shift/Platoon: C
Incident Type: Unauthorized burning. Includes fires that are under control and not endangering property.
Alarm Time: 10/30/2006 14:30,  Arrival Time: 10/30/2006 14:34,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 10/30/2006 14:47
Actions taken:
  • Actions taken, other.
  • Information, investigation, and enforcement, other.
Location: Prospect Avenue, Sturgis, MI 49091
Fire Department: Sturgis City FD, 130 N Nottawa, Sturgis, MI 49091,  ID: 07508,  Incident #: 2453,  Station: 1,  Shift/Platoon: A
Incident Type: Passenger vehicle fire. Includes any motorized passenger vehicle, other than a motor home (e.g., pickup trucks, sport utility vehicles, buses).
Alarm Time: 10/31/2006 07:00,  Arrival Time: 10/31/2006 07:05,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 10/31/2006 08:00
Property Value: $3000,  Property Loss: $1500,  Contents Value: $150,  Contents Loss: $150
Action taken: Investigate. Includes investigations done on arrival to determine the situation and postincident investigations; and collecting incident information for incident reporting purposes.
Acres Burned #: < 1
Area of Origin: Operator/passenger area of transportation equip.,  Item First Ignited: Magazine, newspaper, writing paper
Cause of Ignition: Intentional
Mobile Property Involved: Involved in ignition and burned,  Type: Passenger car.,  Make: Cadillac,  Year: 1990,  License Plate: XFV-672 MI,  VIN No: 1G6CB5332L421532

Arson Case Status: Investigation open,  Entry Method: Door open or unlocked,  Incendiary Devices: Ordinary combustibles
Location: Maple Avenue, Sturgis, MI 49091
Fire Department: Sturgis City FD, 130 N Nottawa, Sturgis, MI 49091,  ID: 07508,  Incident #: 2468,  Station: 1,  Shift/Platoon: A
Incident Type: Gas leak (natural gas or LPG). Excludes gas odors with no source found.
Alarm Time: 10/31/2006 18:00,  Arrival Time: 10/31/2006 18:02,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 10/31/2006 18:40
Actions taken:
  • Investigate. Includes investigations done on arrival to determine the situation and postincident investigations; and collecting incident information for incident reporting purposes.
  • Refer to proper authority. Includes turnover of incidents to other authorities or agencies such as the police.
Location: Nottawa Street, Sturgis, MI 49091
Fire Department: Sturgis City FD, 130 N Nottawa, Sturgis, MI 49091,  ID: 07508,  Incident #: 2494,  Station: 1,  Shift/Platoon: A
Incident Type: Gas leak (natural gas or LPG). Excludes gas odors with no source found.
Alarm Time: 11/05/2006 11:52,  Arrival Time: 11/05/2006 11:54,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 11/05/2006 13:59
Actions taken:
  • Refer to proper authority. Includes turnover of incidents to other authorities or agencies such as the police.
  • Establish safe area. Includes isolating the area affected by denying entry to unprotected persons and establishing hazard control zones (hot, warm, cold).
Location: Lakeview Avenue, Sturgis, MI 49091
Fire Department: Sturgis City FD, 130 N Nottawa, Sturgis, MI 49091,  ID: 07508,  Incident #: 2498,  Station: 1,  Shift/Platoon: A
Incident Type: Outside rubbish, trash, or waste fire. Excludes outside rubbish fires in a container or receptacle.
Alarm Time: 11/06/2006 01:00,  Arrival Time: 11/06/2006 01:07,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 11/06/2006 01:14
Action taken: Extinguishment by fire service personnel.
Location: Chicago Road (U.S.-12), Sturgis, MI 49091
Fire Department: Sturgis City FD, 130 N Nottawa, Sturgis, MI 49091,  ID: 07508,  Incident #: 2508,  Station: 1,  Shift/Platoon: C
Incident Type: Unauthorized burning. Includes fires that are under control and not endangering property.
Alarm Time: 11/06/2006 18:03,  Arrival Time: 11/06/2006 18:03,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 11/06/2006 18:09
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: Centerville, Sturgis, MI 49091
Fire Department: Sturgis City FD, 130 N Nottawa, Sturgis, MI 49091,  ID: 07508,  Incident #: 2602,  Station: 1,  Shift/Platoon: B
Incident Type: Arcing, shorted electrical equipment.
Alarm Time: 11/16/2006 17:10,  Arrival Time: 11/16/2006 17:13,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 11/16/2006 17:36
Action taken: Investigate. Includes investigations done on arrival to determine the situation and postincident investigations; and collecting incident information for incident reporting purposes.
Location: Wenzel Avenue, Sturgis, MI 49091
Fire Department: Sturgis City FD, 130 N Nottawa, Sturgis, MI 49091,  ID: 07508,  Incident #: 2610,  Station: 1,  Shift/Platoon: A
Incident Type: Power line down. Excludes people trapped by downed power lines.
Alarm Time: 11/17/2006 14:58,  Arrival Time: 11/17/2006 15:02,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 11/17/2006 15:28
Actions taken:
  • Investigate. Includes investigations done on arrival to determine the situation and postincident investigations; and collecting incident information for incident reporting purposes.
  • Notify other agencies. Includes notifications of utility companies, property owners, and the like.
Location: West Street 1 , Sturgis, MI 49091
Fire Department: Sturgis City FD, 130 N Nottawa, Sturgis, MI 49091,  ID: 07508,  Incident #: 2630,  Station: 1,  Shift/Platoon: B
Incident Type: Building fire
Alarm Time: 11/19/2006 17:36,  Arrival Time: 11/19/2006 17:38,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 11/19/2006 18:41
Action taken: Extinguishment by fire service personnel.
Buildings Involved #: 1,  Acres Burned #: < 1
Area of Origin: Cooking area, kitchen,  Heat Source: Spark, ember or flame from operating equipment
Cause of Ignition: Unintentional
  • Heat source too close to combustibles.
  • Unattended or unsupervised person
Structure Type: Enclosed building,  Status: In normal use,  Stories: 2 Above, 1 Below,  Square Feet: 1000
Detector Presence: Detectors Present,  Type: Smoke,  Power: Battery Only,  Operation: Failed to Operate
Location: Susan Avenue, Sturgis, MI 49091
Fire Department: Sturgis City FD, 130 N Nottawa, Sturgis, MI 49091,  ID: 07508,  Incident #: 2656,  Station: 1,  Shift/Platoon: A
Incident Type: Power line down. Excludes people trapped by downed power lines.
Alarm Time: 11/22/2006 08:44,  Arrival Time: 11/22/2006 08:47,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 11/22/2006 08:54
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: West Street, Sturgis, MI 49091
Fire Department: Sturgis City FD, 130 N Nottawa, Sturgis, MI 49091,  ID: 07508,  Incident #: 2663,  Station: 1,  Shift/Platoon: C
Incident Type: Unauthorized burning. Includes fires that are under control and not endangering property.
Alarm Time: 11/23/2006 15:55,  Arrival Time: 11/23/2006 15:55,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 11/23/2006 16:11
Actions taken:
  • Actions taken, other.
  • Fire control or extinguishment, other.
Location: Chicago, Sturgis, MI 49091
Fire Department: Sturgis City FD, 130 N Nottawa, Sturgis, MI 49091,  ID: 07508,  Incident #: 2700,  Station: 1,  Shift/Platoon: A
Incident Type: Gas leak (natural gas or LPG). Excludes gas odors with no source found.
Alarm Time: 11/29/2006 14:38,  Arrival Time: 11/29/2006 14:42,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 11/29/2006 14:53
Actions taken:
  • Establish safe area. Includes isolating the area affected by denying entry to unprotected persons and establishing hazard control zones (hot, warm, cold).
  • Investigate. Includes investigations done on arrival to determine the situation and postincident investigations; and collecting incident information for incident reporting purposes.
Location: Centerville, Sturgis, MI 49091
Fire Department: Sturgis City FD, 130 N Nottawa, Sturgis, MI 49091,  ID: 07508,  Incident #: 2716,  Station: 1,  Shift/Platoon: B
Incident Type: Cooking fire involving the contents of a cooking vessel without fire extension beyond the vessel.
Alarm Time: 12/01/2006 20:06,  Arrival Time: 12/01/2006 20:10,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 12/01/2006 20:15
Action taken: Investigate. Includes investigations done on arrival to determine the situation and postincident investigations; and collecting incident information for incident reporting purposes.
Location: Centerville, Sturgis, MI 49091
Fire Department: Sturgis City FD, 130 N Nottawa, Sturgis, MI 49091,  ID: 07508,  Incident #: 2805,  Station: 1,  Shift/Platoon: C
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: 12/12/2006 19:23,  Arrival Time: 12/12/2006 19:23,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 12/12/2006 21:09
Hazardous Material Released: Diesel fuel or fuel oil, vehicle fuel tank or portable storage container less than 55 gallons.
Actions taken:
  • Actions taken, other.
  • Incident command. Includes providing support to incident command activities.
  • Hazardous materials leak control and containment. Includes actions taken to keep a material within its container.
Location: Enterprise, Sturgis, MI 49091
Fire Department: Sturgis City FD, 130 N Nottawa, Sturgis, MI 49091,  ID: 07508,  Incident #: 2900,  Station: 1,  Shift/Platoon: B
Incident Type: Building fire
Alarm Time: 12/25/2006 10:58,  Arrival Time: 12/25/2006 11:02,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 12/25/2006 13:04
Actions taken:
  • Extinguishment by fire service personnel.
  • Salvage and overhaul.
Buildings Involved #: 1,  Acres Burned #: < 1
Area of Origin: Wall surface: exterior,  Heat Source: Spark, ember or flame from operating equipment,  Item First Ignited: Exterior wall covering or finish
Cause of Ignition: Unintentional (Unattended or unsupervised person)
Structure Type: Enclosed building,  Status: In normal use,  Stories: 2 Above, 1 Below,  Square Feet: 1000
Detector Presence: Detectors Present,  Type: Smoke,  Power: Battery Only,  Operation: Operated,  Effectiveness: Failed to alert occupants
Location: Chicago Road (U.S.-12), Sturgis, MI 49091
Fire Department: Sturgis City FD, 130 N Nottawa, Sturgis, MI 49091,  ID: 07508,  Incident #: 2923,  Station: 1,  Shift/Platoon: A
Incident Type: Chemical hazard (no spill or leak). Includes the potential for spills or leaks.
Alarm Time: 12/29/2006 01:13,  Arrival Time: 12/29/2006 01:17,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 12/29/2006 01:31
Action taken: Investigate. Includes investigations done on arrival to determine the situation and postincident investigations; and collecting incident information for incident reporting purposes.
Location: Fourth Street, Sturgis, MI 49091
Fire Department: Sturgis City FD, 130 N Nottawa, Sturgis, MI 49091,  ID: 07508,  Incident #: 2926,  Station: 1,  Shift/Platoon: C
Incident Type: Chemical hazard (no spill or leak). Includes the potential for spills or leaks.
Alarm Time: 12/29/2006 07:00,  Arrival Time: 12/29/2006 07:03,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 12/29/2006 08:30
Actions taken:
  • Actions taken, other.
  • Forcible entry, performed by fire service. Includes support to law enforcement.
  • Hazardous condition, other.
Location: Airline Road, Sturgis, MI 49091
Fire Department: Tri-Township Fire Department, 31481 E Lafayette, Sturgis, MI 49091,  Phone: (269) 625-6648,  ID: 07509,  Incident #: 7
Incident Type: Arcing, shorted electrical equipment.
Alarm Time: 01/11/2006 16:36,  Arrival Time: 01/11/2006 16:48,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 01/11/2006 17:43
Actions taken:
  • Investigate. Includes investigations done on arrival to determine the situation and postincident investigations; and collecting incident information for incident reporting purposes.
  • Standby.
Location: Carls Road, Sturgis, MI 49091
Fire Department: Tri-Township Fire Department, 31481 E Lafayette, Sturgis, MI 49091,  Phone: (269) 625-6648,  ID: 07509,  Incident #: 12
Incident Type: Carbon monoxide incident. Excludes incidents with nothing found.
Alarm Time: 01/19/2006 19:49,  Arrival Time: 01/19/2006 19:59,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 01/19/2006 20:42
Action taken: Investigate. Includes investigations done on arrival to determine the situation and postincident investigations; and collecting incident information for incident reporting purposes.
Location: Fawn River Road, Sturgis, MI 49091
Fire Department: Tri-Township Fire Department, 31481 E Lafayette, Sturgis, MI 49091,  Phone: (269) 625-6648,  ID: 07509,  Incident #: 19
Incident Type: Power line down. Excludes people trapped by downed power lines.
Alarm Time: 02/02/2006 11:29,  Arrival Time: 02/02/2006 11:39,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 02/02/2006 12:35
Action taken: Investigate. Includes investigations done on arrival to determine the situation and postincident investigations; and collecting incident information for incident reporting purposes.
Location: Bogen Road, Sturgis, MI 49091
Fire Department: Tri-Township Fire Department, 31481 E Lafayette, Sturgis, MI 49091,  Phone: (269) 625-6648,  ID: 07509,  Incident #: 25
Incident Type: Building fire
Alarm Time: 02/12/2006 13:44,  Arrival Time: 02/12/2006 13:48,  Controlled Time: 02/12/2006 14:00,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 02/12/2006 15:03
Property Value: $85000,  Property Loss: $2000,  Contents Value: $40000,  Contents Loss: $1000
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: Wall assembly,  Heat Source: Heat from direct flame, convection currents,  Item First Ignited: Structural member or framing
Cause of Ignition: Failure of equipment or heat source
  • Construction deficiency
  • Holes or openings in walls or ceilings
Structure Type: Enclosed building,  Status: In normal use,  Stories: 1 Above,  Square Feet: 1300,  Stories with Damage: 1 Minor
Location: Thunderbird Drive, Sturgis, MI 49091
Fire Department: Tri-Township Fire Department, 31481 E Lafayette, Sturgis, MI 49091,  Phone: (269) 625-6648,  ID: 07509,  Incident #: 32
Incident Type: Building fire
Alarm Time: 02/19/2006 10:33,  Arrival Time: 02/19/2006 10:40,  Controlled Time: 02/19/2006 11:01,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 02/19/2006 12:12
Property Value: $125000,  Property Loss: $10000,  Contents Value: $60000,  Contents Loss: $5000
Detector Alerted Occupants: Yes
Actions taken:
  • Extinguishment by fire service personnel.
  • Ventilate. Includes nonhazardous odor removal and removal of smoke from nonhazardous materials-related fires.
  • Salvage and overhaul.
Buildings Involved #: 1,  Acres Burned #: < 1
Area of Origin: Wall assembly,  Heat Source: Radiated, conducted heat from operating equipment,  Item First Ignited: Structural member or framing
Cause of Ignition: Failure of equipment or heat source (Operational deficiency, other)
Structure Type: Enclosed building,  Status: In normal use,  Stories: 1 Above, 1 Below,  Square Feet: 1400,  Stories with Damage: 2 Minor
Detector Presence: Detectors Present,  Operation: Operated,  Effectiveness: Alerted Occupants
Location: Balk Road, Sturgis, MI 49091
Fire Department: Tri-Township Fire Department, 31481 E Lafayette, Sturgis, MI 49091,  Phone: (269) 625-6648,  ID: 07509,  Incident #: 37
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: 02/25/2006 13:39,  Arrival Time: 02/25/2006 13:48,  Controlled Time: 02/25/2006 14:07,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 02/25/2006 15:13
Action taken: Extinguishment by fire service personnel.
Acres Burned #: 2
Area of Origin: Open area - outside,  Heat Source: Hot ember or ash,  Item First Ignited: Light vegetation - not crop, including grass
Cause of Ignition: Unintentional
  • High wind
  • Outside/open fire for debris or waste disposal
Location: Us-12 Highway 51 , Sturgis, MI 49091
Fire Department: Tri-Township Fire Department, 31481 E Lafayette, Sturgis, MI 49091,  Phone: (269) 625-6648,  ID: 07509,  Incident #: 41
Incident Type: Gas leak (natural gas or LPG). Excludes gas odors with no source found.
Alarm Time: 03/03/2006 15:02,  Arrival Time: 03/03/2006 15:07,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 03/03/2006 15:43
Actions taken:
  • Ventilate. Includes nonhazardous odor removal and removal of smoke from nonhazardous materials-related fires.
  • 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: Fawn River Road, Sturgis, MI 49091
Fire Department: Tri-Township Fire Department, 31481 E Lafayette, Sturgis, MI 49091,  Phone: (269) 625-6648,  ID: 07509,  Incident #: 47
Incident Type: Hazardous condition (no fire), other.
Alarm Time: 03/09/2006 00:40,  Arrival Time: 03/09/2006 00:42,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 03/09/2006 01:25
Actions taken:
  • Actions taken, other.
  • Remove hazard. Includes neutralizing a hazardous condition.
  • Establish safe area. Includes isolating the area affected by denying entry to unprotected persons and establishing hazard control zones (hot, warm, cold).
Location: Grim Road, Sturgis, MI 49091
Fire Department: Tri-Township Fire Department, 31481 E Lafayette, Sturgis, MI 49091,  Phone: (269) 625-6648,  ID: 07509,  Incident #: 48
Incident Type: Building fire
Alarm Time: 03/13/2006 02:52,  Arrival Time: 03/13/2006 03:01,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 03/13/2006 03:52
Property Value: $150000,  Property Loss: $500,  Contents Value: $75000
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.
  • Establish safe area. Includes isolating the area affected by denying entry to unprotected persons and establishing hazard control zones (hot, warm, cold).
Buildings Involved #: 1,  Acres Burned #: < 1
Area of Origin: Wall surface: exterior,  Heat Source: Lightning,  Item First Ignited: Exterior wall covering or finish
Cause of Ignition: Act of nature (Storm)
Structure Type: Enclosed building,  Status: In normal use,  Stories: 1 Above,  Square Feet: 1500,  Stories with Damage: 1 Minor
Location: Featherstone Road, Sturgis, MI 49091
Fire Department: Tri-Township Fire Department, 31481 E Lafayette, Sturgis, MI 49091,  Phone: (269) 625-6648,  ID: 07509,  Incident #: 50
Incident Type: Arcing, shorted electrical equipment.
Alarm Time: 03/13/2006 18:17,  Arrival Time: 03/13/2006 18:37,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 03/13/2006 18:41
Action taken: Investigate. Includes investigations done on arrival to determine the situation and postincident investigations; and collecting incident information for incident reporting purposes.
Location: Us-12 Highway, Sturgis, MI 49091
Fire Department: Tri-Township Fire Department, 31481 E Lafayette, Sturgis, MI 49091,  Phone: (269) 625-6648,  ID: 07509,  Incident #: 52
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: 03/17/2006 19:27,  Arrival Time: 03/17/2006 19:32,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 03/17/2006 20:15
Property Value: $12000,  Property Loss: $12000,  Contents Value: $200,  Contents Loss: $200
Actions taken:
  • Extinguishment by fire service personnel.
  • Emergency medical services, other.
  • 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: Engine area, running gear, wheel area
Cause of Ignition: Unintentional
Mobile Property Involved: Involved in ignition and burned,  Type: Passenger car.,  Make: Chevrolet,  Model: Malibu,  Year: 2004,  License Plate: ACF2461 MI,  VIN No: 1G12S52FS4F206829
Location: Meyers Road, Sturgis, MI 49091
Fire Department: Tri-Township Fire Department, 31481 E Lafayette, Sturgis, MI 49091,  Phone: (269) 625-6648,  ID: 07509,  Incident #: 57
Incident Type: Grass fire. Includes fire confined to area characterized by grass ground cover, with little or no involvement of other ground fuels.
Alarm Time: 03/27/2006 11:13,  Arrival Time: 03/27/2006 11:17,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 03/27/2006 11:42
Action taken: Extinguishment by fire service personnel.
Acres Burned #: < 1
Area of Origin: Open area - outside
Cause of Ignition: Unintentional
Location: Fawn River Road, Sturgis, MI 49091
Fire Department: Tri-Township Fire Department, 31481 E Lafayette, Sturgis, MI 49091,  Phone: (269) 625-6648,  ID: 07509,  Incident #: 58
Incident Type: Outside rubbish, trash, or waste fire. Excludes outside rubbish fires in a container or receptacle.
Alarm Time: 03/27/2006 17:24,  Arrival Time: 03/27/2006 17:31,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 03/27/2006 19:02
Actions taken:
  • Extinguishment by fire service personnel.
  • Information, investigation, and enforcement, other.
  • Enforce fire code and other codes. Includes response to public complaints and abatement of code violations.
Location: Stoney Road, Sturgis, MI 49091
Fire Department: Tri-Township Fire Department, 31481 E Lafayette, Sturgis, MI 49091,  Phone: (269) 625-6648,  ID: 07509,  Incident #: 59
Incident Type: Grass fire. Includes fire confined to area characterized by grass ground cover, with little or no involvement of other ground fuels.
Alarm Time: 03/30/2006 15:08,  Arrival Time: 03/30/2006 15:18,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 03/30/2006 16:34
Action taken: Extinguishment by fire service personnel.
Acres Burned #: 3
Area of Origin: Open area - outside,  Heat Source: Spark, ember or flame from operating equipment,  Item First Ignited: Light vegetation - not crop, including grass
Cause of Ignition: Unintentional (Cutting, welding too close to combustible)
Location: Fawn River Road, Sturgis, MI 49091
Fire Department: Tri-Township Fire Department, 31481 E Lafayette, Sturgis, MI 49091,  Phone: (269) 625-6648,  ID: 07509,  Incident #: 60
Incident Type: Gas leak (natural gas or LPG). Excludes gas odors with no source found.
Alarm Time: 03/30/2006 16:15,  Arrival Time: 03/30/2006 16:20,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 03/30/2006 16:25
Action taken: Standby.
Location: Us-12 Highway, Sturgis, MI 49091
Fire Department: Tri-Township Fire Department, 31481 E Lafayette, Sturgis, MI 49091,  Phone: (269) 625-6648,  ID: 07509,  Incident #: 73
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: 04/11/2006 12:15,  Arrival Time: 04/11/2006 12:23,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 04/11/2006 12:55
Action taken: Extinguishment by fire service personnel.
Acres Burned #: < 1
Area of Origin: Open area - outside,  Item First Ignited: Light vegetation - not crop, including grass
Location: Banker Street Road, Sturgis, MI 49091
Fire Department: Tri-Township Fire Department, 31481 E Lafayette, Sturgis, MI 49091,  Phone: (269) 625-6648,  ID: 07509,  Incident #: 79
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: 04/15/2006 14:07,  Arrival Time: 04/15/2006 14:16,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 04/15/2006 15:30
Action taken: Extinguishment by fire service personnel.
Acres Burned #: 2
Area of Origin: Chute/container - trash, rubbish, waste,  Heat Source: Hot ember or ash,  Item First Ignited: Light vegetation - not crop, including grass
Cause of Ignition: Unintentional (Outside/open fire for debris or waste disposal)
Location: Burg Road, Sturgis, MI 49091
Fire Department: Tri-Township Fire Department, 31481 E Lafayette, Sturgis, MI 49091,  Phone: (269) 625-6648,  ID: 07509,  Incident #: 88
Incident Type: Fire in structure, other than in a building.
Alarm Time: 04/23/2006 01:10,  Arrival Time: 04/23/2006 01:23,  Controlled Time: 04/23/2006 01:35,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 04/23/2006 02:03
Property Value: $1000,  Property Loss: $1000,  Contents Value: $500,  Contents Loss: $500
Action taken: Extinguishment by fire service personnel.
Buildings Involved #: 1,  Acres Burned #: < 1
On Site Materials:
  • Produce, fruit or vegetables
  • Trees, plants, flowers
Area of Origin: Wall assembly,  Heat Source: Radiated, conducted heat from operating equipment,  Item First Ignited: Structural member or framing
Cause of Ignition: Unintentional
  • Heat source too close to combustibles.
  • Equipment unattended
Structure Type: Fixed portable or mobile structure,  Status: In normal use,  Stories: 1 Above,  Square Feet: 700,  Stories with Damage: 1 Extreme
Location: Us-12 Highway 114 , Sturgis, MI 49091
Fire Department: Tri-Township Fire Department, 31481 E Lafayette, Sturgis, MI 49091,  Phone: (269) 625-6648,  ID: 07509,  Incident #: 92
Incident Type: Building fire
Alarm Time: 04/27/2006 18:32,  Arrival Time: 04/27/2006 18:38,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 04/27/2006 21:13
Property Value: $10000,  Property Loss: $10000,  Contents Value: $5000,  Contents Loss: $2000
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.
  • Refer to proper authority. Includes turnover of incidents to other authorities or agencies such as the police.
Acres Burned #: < 1
Area of Origin: Bedroom - < 5 persons
Cause of Ignition: Unintentional
  • Illegal and clandestine drug operation
  • Hazardous chemical, corrosive material, or oxidize
  • Explosives hazard present
Structure Type: Fixed portable or mobile structure,  Status: In normal use,  Stories: 1 Above,  Square Feet: 980,  Stories with Damage: 1 Heavy
Detector Presence: Detectors Present,  Operation: Failed to Operate
Location: Balk Road, Sturgis, MI 49091
Fire Department: Tri-Township Fire Department, 31481 E Lafayette, Sturgis, MI 49091,  Phone: (269) 625-6648,  ID: 07509,  Incident #: 93
Incident Type: Authorized controlled burning. Includes fires that are agricultural in nature and managed by the property owner. Excludes unauthorized controlled burning and prescribed fires.
Alarm Time: 04/28/2006 19:10,  Arrival Time: 04/28/2006 19:16,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 04/28/2006 19:17
Action taken: Investigate. Includes investigations done on arrival to determine the situation and postincident investigations; and collecting incident information for incident reporting purposes.
Location: Fawn River Road, Sturgis, MI 49091
Fire Department: Tri-Township Fire Department, 31481 E Lafayette, Sturgis, MI 49091,  Phone: (269) 625-6648,  ID: 07509,  Incident #: 100
Incident Type: Power line down. Excludes people trapped by downed power lines.
Alarm Time: 05/08/2006 14:40,  Arrival Time: 05/08/2006 14:46,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 05/08/2006 15:09
Actions taken:
  • Investigate. Includes investigations done on arrival to determine the situation and postincident investigations; and collecting incident information for incident reporting purposes.
  • Standby.
Location: Fawn River Road, Sturgis, MI 49091
Fire Department: Tri-Township Fire Department, 31481 E Lafayette, Sturgis, MI 49091,  Phone: (269) 625-6648,  ID: 07509,  Incident #: 102
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: 05/08/2006 18:25,  Arrival Time: 05/08/2006 18:34,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 05/08/2006 18:46
Action taken: Extinguishment by fire service personnel.
Acres Burned #: < 1
Area of Origin: Open area - outside,  Item First Ignited: Light vegetation - not crop, including grass
Location: Miller Road, Sturgis, MI 49091
Fire Department: Tri-Township Fire Department, 31481 E Lafayette, Sturgis, MI 49091,  Phone: (269) 625-6648,  ID: 07509,  Incident #: 104
Incident Type: Building fire
Alarm Time: 05/11/2006 20:45,  Arrival Time: 05/11/2006 20:51,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 05/11/2006 23:54
Property Value: $300000,  Property Loss: $70000,  Contents Value: $20000,  Contents Loss: $10000
Detector Alerted Occupants: Yes
Actions taken:
  • Extinguishment by fire service personnel.
  • Investigate. Includes investigations done on arrival to determine the situation and postincident investigations; and collecting incident information for incident reporting purposes.
Buildings Involved #: 1,  Acres Burned #: < 1
Area of Origin: Attic: vacant, crawl space above top story, cupola,  Heat Source: Heat from direct flame, convection currents,  Item First Ignited: Structural member or framing
Cause of Ignition: Unintentional
  • Installation deficiency
  • Delayed reporting of fire
  • Communications problem
  • Poor or no access for fire department apparatus
Structure Type: Enclosed building,  Status: Under major renovation,  Stories: 1 Above, 1 Below,  Square Feet: 2200,  Stories with Damage: 1 Heavy
Location: Featherstone Road, Sturgis, MI 49091
Fire Department: Tri-Township Fire Department, 31481 E Lafayette, Sturgis, MI 49091,  Phone: (269) 625-6648,  ID: 07509,  Incident #: 105
Incident Type: Arcing, shorted electrical equipment.
Alarm Time: 05/12/2006 07:46,  Arrival Time: 05/12/2006 07:58,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 05/12/2006 08:43
Action taken: Investigate. Includes investigations done on arrival to determine the situation and postincident investigations; and collecting incident information for incident reporting purposes.
Location: Lakeview Road, Sturgis, MI 49091
Fire Department: Tri-Township Fire Department, 31481 E Lafayette, Sturgis, MI 49091,  Phone: (269) 625-6648,  ID: 07509,  Incident #: 107
Incident Type: Gasoline or other flammable liquid spill (flash point below 100 degrees F at standard temperature and pressure (Class I)).
Alarm Time: 05/18/2006 17:57,  Arrival Time: 05/18/2006 18:10,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 05/18/2006 19:30
Actions taken:
  • Hazardous materials spill control and confinement. Includes confining or diking hazardous materials.
  • Establish safe area. Includes isolating the area affected by denying entry to unprotected persons and establishing hazard control zones (hot, warm, cold).
  • Control traffic. Includes setting up barricades and directing traffic.
Location: Us-12 Highway, Sturgis, MI 49091
Fire Department: Tri-Township Fire Department, 31481 E Lafayette, Sturgis, MI 49091,  Phone: (269) 625-6648,  ID: 07509,  Incident #: 112
Incident Type: Building fire
Alarm Time: 05/22/2006 11:30,  Arrival Time: 05/22/2006 11:41,  Controlled Time: 05/22/2006 11:52,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 05/22/2006 13:07
Property Value: $15000,  Property Loss: $10000,  Contents Value: $10000,  Contents Loss: $5000
Action taken: Extinguishment by fire service personnel.
Buildings Involved #: 1,  Acres Burned #: < 1
Area of Origin: Storage: supplies or tools,  Heat Source: Radiated, conducted heat from operating equipment
Cause of Ignition: Unintentional (Heat source too close to combustibles.)
Structure Type: Enclosed building,  Status: Vacant and secured,  Stories: 2 Above,  Square Feet: 1500
Location: Grim Road, Sturgis, MI 49091
Fire Department: Tri-Township Fire Department, 31481 E Lafayette, Sturgis, MI 49091,  Phone: (269) 625-6648,  ID: 07509,  Incident #: 114
Incident Type: Mobile property (vehicle) fire, other.
Alarm Time: 05/23/2006 13:17,  Arrival Time: 05/23/2006 13:23,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 05/23/2006 14:06
Property Value: $15000,  Property Loss: $15000
Action taken: Extinguishment by fire service personnel.
Acres Burned #: 1
Area of Origin: Vehicle area, other,  Heat Source: Radiated, conducted heat from operating equipment
Cause of Ignition: Failure of equipment or heat source (Mechanical failure, malfunction, other)
Mobile Property Involved: Involved in ignition and burned,  Type: Garbage, waste, refuse truck,  Make: International,  Model: 4900,  Year: 1998,  License Plate: 6574AT MI,  VIN No: 1HTSHADR1WH591419
Location: Hidden Hill Road, Sturgis, MI 49091
Fire Department: Tri-Township Fire Department, 31481 E Lafayette, Sturgis, MI 49091,  Phone: (269) 625-6648,  ID: 07509,  Incident #: 130
Incident Type: Mobile property (vehicle) fire, other.
Alarm Time: 06/06/2006 19:47,  Arrival Time: 06/06/2006 19:55,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 06/06/2006 20:24
Property Value: $200,  Property Loss: $200
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
Mobile Property Involved: Involved in ignition and burned,  Type: Home, garden vehicle,  Make: Yardman
Location: Big Hill Road, Sturgis, MI 49091
Fire Department: Tri-Township Fire Department, 31481 E Lafayette, Sturgis, MI 49091,  Phone: (269) 625-6648,  ID: 07509,  Incident #: 141
Incident Type: Grass fire. Includes fire confined to area characterized by grass ground cover, with little or no involvement of other ground fuels.
Alarm Time: 06/20/2006 16:20,  Arrival Time: 06/20/2006 16:27,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 06/20/2006 16:53
Action taken: Extinguishment by fire service personnel.
Acres Burned #: < 1
Area of Origin: Railroad right of way: on or near,  Heat Source: Spark, ember or flame from operating equipment,  Item First Ignited: Light vegetation - not crop, including grass
Cause of Ignition: Failure of equipment or heat source (Mechanical failure, malfunction, other)
Location: M-66 Highway, Sturgis, MI 49091
Fire Department: Tri-Township Fire Department, 31481 E Lafayette, Sturgis, MI 49091,  Phone: (269) 625-6648,  ID: 07509,  Incident #: 150
Incident Type: Overheated motor or wiring.
Alarm Time: 06/30/2006 14:59,  Arrival Time: 06/30/2006 15:05,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 06/30/2006 15:28
Action taken: Investigate. Includes investigations done on arrival to determine the situation and postincident investigations; and collecting incident information for incident reporting purposes.
Location: Carls Road, Sturgis, MI 49091
Fire Department: Tri-Township Fire Department, 31481 E Lafayette, Sturgis, MI 49091,  Phone: (269) 625-6648,  ID: 07509,  Incident #: 174
Incident Type: Fire
Alarm Time: 07/25/2006 21:35,  Arrival Time: 07/25/2006 21:39,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 07/25/2006 22:32
Detector Alerted Occupants: Yes
Action taken: Extinguishment by fire service personnel.
Location: Bogen Road, Sturgis, MI 49091
Fire Department: Tri-Township Fire Department, 31481 E Lafayette, Sturgis, MI 49091,  Phone: (269) 625-6648,  ID: 07509,  Incident #: 178
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: 07/31/2006 10:14,  Arrival Time: 07/31/2006 10:19,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 07/31/2006 10:46
Action taken: Investigate. Includes investigations done on arrival to determine the situation and postincident investigations; and collecting incident information for incident reporting purposes.
Location: Nottawa Road, Sturgis, MI 49091
Fire Department: Tri-Township Fire Department, 31481 E Lafayette, Sturgis, MI 49091,  Phone: (269) 625-6648,  ID: 07509,  Incident #: 184
Incident Type: Grass fire. Includes fire confined to area characterized by grass ground cover, with little or no involvement of other ground fuels.
Alarm Time: 08/05/2006 16:26,  Arrival Time: 08/05/2006 16:30,  Controlled Time: 08/05/2006 16:30,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 08/05/2006 16:56
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: Open area - outside,  Item First Ignited: Light vegetation - not crop, including grass
Location: Us-12 Highway, Sturgis, MI 49091
Fire Department: Tri-Township Fire Department, 31481 E Lafayette, Sturgis, MI 49091,  Phone: (269) 625-6648,  ID: 07509,  Incident #: 189
Incident Type: Power line down. Excludes people trapped by downed power lines.
Alarm Time: 08/08/2006 18:30,  Arrival Time: 08/08/2006 18:47,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 08/08/2006 19:58
Actions taken:
  • Investigate. Includes investigations done on arrival to determine the situation and postincident investigations; and collecting incident information for incident reporting purposes.
  • Standby.
Location: M-66 Highway, Sturgis, MI 49091
Fire Department: Tri-Township Fire Department, 31481 E Lafayette, Sturgis, MI 49091,  Phone: (269) 625-6648,  ID: 07509,  Incident #: 192
Incident Type: Passenger vehicle fire. Includes any motorized passenger vehicle, other than a motor home (e.g., pickup trucks, sport utility vehicles, buses).
Alarm Time: 08/11/2006 11:00,  Arrival Time: 08/11/2006 11:04,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 08/11/2006 11:21
Action taken: Extinguishment by fire service personnel.
Acres Burned #: < 1
Area of Origin: Separate operator/control area of transportation,  Item First Ignited: Upholstered sofa, chair, vehicle seats
Cause of Ignition: Unintentional
Mobile Property Involved: Involved in ignition and burned,  Type: Passenger car.,  Make: Ford
Location: M-66 Highway, Sturgis, MI 49091
Fire Department: Tri-Township Fire Department, 31481 E Lafayette, Sturgis, MI 49091,  Phone: (269) 625-6648,  ID: 07509,  Incident #: 206
Incident Type: Gas leak (natural gas or LPG). Excludes gas odors with no source found.
Alarm Time: 08/30/2006 10:44,  Arrival Time: 08/30/2006 10:50,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 08/30/2006 12:22
Actions taken:
  • Hazardous condition, other.
  • Control traffic. Includes setting up barricades and directing traffic.
  • Standby.
Location: Featherstone Road, Sturgis, MI 49091
Fire Department: Tri-Township Fire Department, 31481 E Lafayette, Sturgis, MI 49091,  Phone: (269) 625-6648,  ID: 07509,  Incident #: 221
Incident Type: Outside rubbish, trash, or waste fire. Excludes outside rubbish fires in a container or receptacle.
Alarm Time: 09/21/2006 06:54,  Arrival Time: 09/21/2006 07:05,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 09/21/2006 07:35
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.
Acres Burned #: < 1
Area of Origin: Open area - outside
Cause of Ignition: Intentional (Outside/open fire for debris or waste disposal)
Location: Fawn River Road, Sturgis, MI 49091
Fire Department: Tri-Township Fire Department, 31481 E Lafayette, Sturgis, MI 49091,  Phone: (269) 625-6648,  ID: 07509,  Incident #: 227
Incident Type: Combustible and flammable gas or liquid spills or leaks, other. Chemical release, reaction, or toxic condition
Alarm Time: 09/26/2006 22:34,  Arrival Time: 09/26/2006 22:37,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 09/26/2006 23:29
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: Banker Street Road, Sturgis, MI 49091
Fire Department: Tri-Township Fire Department, 31481 E Lafayette, Sturgis, MI 49091,  Phone: (269) 625-6648,  ID: 07509,  Incident #: 232
Incident Type: Outside rubbish, trash, or waste fire. Excludes outside rubbish fires in a container or receptacle.
Alarm Time: 10/10/2006 12:15,  Arrival Time: 10/10/2006 12:27,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 10/10/2006 13:31
Actions taken:
  • Extinguishment by fire service personnel.
  • Enforce fire code and other codes. Includes response to public complaints and abatement of code violations.
Location: Us-12 Highway, Sturgis, MI 49091
Fire Department: Tri-Township Fire Department, 31481 E Lafayette, Sturgis, MI 49091,  Phone: (269) 625-6648,  ID: 07509,  Incident #: 233
Incident Type: Fire
Alarm Time: 10/11/2006 11:08,  Arrival Time: 10/11/2006 11:22,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 10/11/2006 11:30
Detector Alerted Occupants: Yes
Actions taken:
  • Investigate. Includes investigations done on arrival to determine the situation and postincident investigations; and collecting incident information for incident reporting purposes.
  • Standby.
Location: Burg Road, Sturgis, MI 49091
Fire Department: Tri-Township Fire Department, 31481 E Lafayette, Sturgis, MI 49091,  Phone: (269) 625-6648,  ID: 07509,  Incident #: 240
Incident Type: Building fire
Alarm Time: 10/17/2006 09:46,  Arrival Time: 10/17/2006 10:04,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 10/17/2006 13:33
Property Value: $20000,  Property Loss: $20000,  Contents Value: $30000,  Contents Loss: $30000
Actions taken:
  • Extinguishment by fire service personnel.
  • Investigate. Includes investigations done on arrival to determine the situation and postincident investigations; and collecting incident information for incident reporting purposes.
Buildings Involved #: 1,  Acres Burned #: < 1
On Site Materials:
  • Motor vehicles & parts, other
  • Gasoline, diesel fuel
Area of Origin: Fuel tank, fuel line,  Heat Source: Arcing,  Item First Ignited: Flammable liquid/gas - in/from final container
Cause of Ignition: Unintentional
  • Improper fueling technique
  • Arc, spark from operating equipment
  • Significant/unusual fuel load from contents
  • Flammable/combustible liquid hazard
Structure Type: Enclosed building,  Status: In normal use,  Stories: 1 Above,  Square Feet: 1200,  Stories with Damage: 1 Extreme
Location: Elaine Drive, Sturgis, MI 49091
Fire Department: Tri-Township Fire Department, 31481 E Lafayette, Sturgis, MI 49091,  Phone: (269) 625-6648,  ID: 07509,  Incident #: 249
Incident Type: Unauthorized burning. Includes fires that are under control and not endangering property.
Alarm Time: 10/25/2006 17:01,  Arrival Time: 10/25/2006 17:01,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 10/25/2006 17:01
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: Elaine Drive, Sturgis, MI 49091
Fire Department: Tri-Township Fire Department, 31481 E Lafayette, Sturgis, MI 49091,  Phone: (269) 625-6648,  ID: 07509,  Incident #: 250
Incident Type: Unauthorized burning. Includes fires that are under control and not endangering property.
Alarm Time: 10/25/2006 17:37,  Arrival Time: 10/25/2006 17:42,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 10/25/2006 17:42
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: Stubey Road, Sturgis, MI 49091
Fire Department: Tri-Township Fire Department, 31481 E Lafayette, Sturgis, MI 49091,  Phone: (269) 625-6648,  ID: 07509,  Incident #: 252
Incident Type: Arcing, shorted electrical equipment.
Alarm Time: 10/26/2006 20:46,  Arrival Time: 10/26/2006 20:57,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 10/26/2006 22:15
Actions taken:
  • Investigate. Includes investigations done on arrival to determine the situation and postincident investigations; and collecting incident information for incident reporting purposes.
  • Standby.
Location: Big Hill Road, Sturgis, MI 49091
Fire Department: Tri-Township Fire Department, 31481 E Lafayette, Sturgis, MI 49091,  Phone: (269) 625-6648,  ID: 07509,  Incident #: 253
Incident Type: Arcing, shorted electrical equipment.
Alarm Time: 10/28/2006 13:02,  Arrival Time: 10/28/2006 13:20,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 10/28/2006 14:08
Actions taken:
  • Investigate. Includes investigations done on arrival to determine the situation and postincident investigations; and collecting incident information for incident reporting purposes.
  • Standby.
Location: Featherstone Road, Sturgis, MI 49091
Fire Department: Tri-Township Fire Department, 31481 E Lafayette, Sturgis, MI 49091,  Phone: (269) 625-6648,  ID: 07509,  Incident #: 254
Incident Type: Arcing, shorted electrical equipment.
Alarm Time: 10/28/2006 23:25,  Arrival Time: 10/28/2006 23:43,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 10/29/2006 01:22
Actions taken:
  • Standby.
  • Investigate. Includes investigations done on arrival to determine the situation and postincident investigations; and collecting incident information for incident reporting purposes.
Location: M-66 Highway, Sturgis, MI 49091
Fire Department: Tri-Township Fire Department, 31481 E Lafayette, Sturgis, MI 49091,  Phone: (269) 625-6648,  ID: 07509,  Incident #: 257
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: 11/01/2006 12:52,  Arrival Time: 11/01/2006 12:56,  Controlled Time: 11/01/2006 12:56,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 11/01/2006 13:20
Action taken: Extinguishment by fire service personnel.
Acres Burned #: < 1
Area of Origin: Open area - outside,  Item First Ignited: Light vegetation - not crop, including grass
Location: M-66 Highway, Sturgis, MI 49091
Fire Department: Tri-Township Fire Department, 31481 E Lafayette, Sturgis, MI 49091,  Phone: (269) 625-6648,  ID: 07509,  Incident #: 259
Incident Type: Electrical wiring/equipment problem, other.
Alarm Time: 11/02/2006 17:19,  Arrival Time: 11/02/2006 17:22,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 11/02/2006 17:40
Action taken: Investigate. Includes investigations done on arrival to determine the situation and postincident investigations; and collecting incident information for incident reporting purposes.
Location: Sherman Mill Road, Sturgis, MI 49091
Fire Department: Tri-Township Fire Department, 31481 E Lafayette, Sturgis, MI 49091,  Phone: (269) 625-6648,  ID: 07509,  Incident #: 261
Incident Type: Outside rubbish, trash, or waste fire. Excludes outside rubbish fires in a container or receptacle.
Alarm Time: 11/06/2006 17:05,  Arrival Time: 11/06/2006 17:15,  Controlled Time: 11/06/2006 17:50,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 11/06/2006 18:09
Property Value: $60000,  Contents Value: $20000
Actions taken:
  • Extinguishment by fire service personnel.
  • Refer to proper authority. Includes turnover of incidents to other authorities or agencies such as the police.
  • Enforce fire code and other codes. Includes response to public complaints and abatement of code violations.
Location: Featherstone Road, Sturgis, MI 49091
Fire Department: Tri-Township Fire Department, 31481 E Lafayette, Sturgis, MI 49091,  Phone: (269) 625-6648,  ID: 07509,  Incident #: 268
Incident Type: Building fire
Alarm Time: 11/21/2006 05:45,  Arrival Time: 11/21/2006 05:54,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 11/21/2006 08:40
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.
Location: Mintdale Road, Sturgis, MI 49091
Fire Department: Tri-Township Fire Department, 31481 E Lafayette, Sturgis, MI 49091,  Phone: (269) 625-6648,  ID: 07509,  Incident #: 290
Incident Type: Chimney or flue fire originating in and confined to a chimney or flue.
Alarm Time: 12/19/2006 19:41,  Arrival Time: 12/19/2006 19:47,  Controlled Time: 12/19/2006 20:00,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 12/19/2006 20:41
Actions taken:
  • Extinguishment by fire service personnel.
  • Investigate. Includes investigations done on arrival to determine the situation and postincident investigations; and collecting incident information for incident reporting purposes.
Buildings Involved #: 1,  Acres Burned #: < 1
Area of Origin: Structural area, other,  Heat Source: Heat from other open flame or smoking materials
Cause of Ignition: Intentional (Failure to clean)
Location: Us-12 Highway, Sturgis, MI 49091
Fire Department: Tri-Township Fire Department, 31481 E Lafayette, Sturgis, MI 49091,  Phone: (269) 625-6648,  ID: 07509,  Incident #: 299
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: 12/29/2006 14:01,  Arrival Time: 12/29/2006 14:04,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 12/29/2006 14:30
Actions taken:
  • Extinguishment by fire service personnel.
  • 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,  Item First Ignited: Light vegetation - not crop, including grass
Cause of Ignition: Intentional
Location: Miller Road, Sturgis, MI 49091
Fire Department: Tri-Township Fire Department, 31481 E Lafayette, Sturgis, MI 49091,  Phone: (269) 625-6648,  ID: 07509,  Incident #: 302
Incident Type: Power line down. Excludes people trapped by downed power lines.
Alarm Time: 12/31/2006 22:07,  Arrival Time: 12/31/2006 22:18,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 12/31/2006 23:37
Actions taken:
  • Investigate. Includes investigations done on arrival to determine the situation and postincident investigations; and collecting incident information for incident reporting purposes.
  • Standby.
  • Notify other agencies. Includes notifications of utility companies, property owners, and the like.
Location: Everson Highway, Sturgis, MI 49091
Fire Department: White Pigeon Twp., 102 N Kalmazoo, White Pigeon, MI 49099,  Phone: (616) 483-9414,  Fax: (616) 483-7730,  ID: 07511,  Incident #: 28
Incident Type: Fire in a portable building, when used at a fixed location. Includes portable buildings used for commerce, industry, or education and trailers used for commercial purposes.
Alarm Time: 03/28/2006 07:05,  Arrival Time: 03/28/2006 07:17,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 03/28/2006 07:35
Property Value: $500,  Property Loss: $500,  Contents Value: $1000,  Contents Loss: $500
Alarms transmitted for the incident: 1
Action taken: Extinguishment by fire service personnel.
Buildings Involved #: 1,  Acres Burned #: < 1
Area of Origin: Heating room or area, water heater area,  Heat Source: Hot ember or ash,  Item First Ignited: Exterior roof covering or finish
Cause of Ignition: Failure of equipment or heat source (Heat source too close to combustibles.)
Structure Type: Enclosed building,  Status: In normal use,  Stories: 1 Above,  Square Feet: 100,  Stories with Damage: 1 Extreme
Location: Us 12 Highway, Sturgis, MI 49091
Fire Department: White Pigeon Twp., 102 N Kalmazoo, White Pigeon, MI 49099,  Phone: (616) 483-9414,  Fax: (616) 483-7730,  ID: 07511,  Incident #: 33,  Station: 5
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: 04/11/2006 19:57,  Arrival Time: 04/11/2006 20:07,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 04/11/2006 21:30
Property Value: $2500,  Property Loss: $2500
Alarms transmitted for the incident: 1
Action taken: Extinguishment by fire service personnel.
Buildings Involved #: 1,  Acres Burned #: < 1,  On Site Materials: Appliances, electronics, other
Area of Origin: Wall surface: exterior
Mobile Property Involved: Involved in ignition and burned,  Type: Passenger car.,  Make: Dodge,  Model: DASKOTA,  Year: 1989,  License Plate: 60582A IN,  VIN No: 187FL1662KS109062
Location: Us 12 Highway, Sturgis, MI 49091
Fire Department: White Pigeon Twp., 102 N Kalmazoo, White Pigeon, MI 49099,  Phone: (616) 483-9414,  Fax: (616) 483-7730,  ID: 07511,  Incident #: 33,  Station: 5
Incident Type: Building fire
Alarm Time: 04/11/2006 19:57,  Arrival Time: 04/11/2006 20:07,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 04/11/2006 21:30
Property Value: $200000,  Property Loss: $20000,  Contents Value: $1000000,  Contents Loss: $20000
Alarms transmitted for the incident: 1
Action taken: Extinguishment by fire service personnel.
Acres Burned #: < 1,  On Site Materials: Medical supply
Area of Origin: Wall surface: exterior,  Heat Source: Heat from other open flame or smoking materials,  Item First Ignited: Exterior wall covering or finish, (Exposure fire)
Structure Type: Enclosed building,  Status: In normal use,  Stories: 1 Above,  Square Feet: 8500,  Stories with Damage: 1 Minor
Mobile Property Involved: Involved in ignition and burned,  Type: Passenger car.,  Make: Dodge,  Model: DAKOTA,  Year: 1989,  License Plate: 60582A IN,  VIN No: 187FL1662KS109062
Location: Us 12 Highway, Sturgis, MI 49091
Fire Department: White Pigeon Twp., 102 N Kalmazoo, White Pigeon, MI 49099,  Phone: (616) 483-9414,  Fax: (616) 483-7730,  ID: 07511,  Incident #: 33,  Station: 5
Incident Type: Building fire
Alarm Time: 04/11/2006 19:57,  Arrival Time: 04/11/2006 20:07,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 04/11/2006 21:30
Property Value: $200000,  Property Loss: $20000,  Contents Value: $10000000,  Contents Loss: $20000
Alarms transmitted for the incident: 1
Action taken: Extinguishment by fire service personnel.
Acres Burned #: < 1,  On Site Materials: Appliances, electronics, other
Area of Origin: Wall surface: exterior,  Heat Source: Heat from other open flame or smoking materials,  Item First Ignited: Exterior wall covering or finish, (Exposure fire)
Structure Type: Enclosed building,  Status: In normal use,  Stories: 1 Above,  Square Feet: 8500,  Stories with Damage: 1 Minor
Mobile Property Involved: Involved in ignition and burned,  Type: Passenger car.,  Make: Dodge,  Model: DAKOTA,  Year: 1989,  License Plate: 60582A IN,  VIN No: 187FL1662KS109062
Location: Block Road, Sturgis, MI 49091
Fire Department: White Pigeon Twp., 102 N Kalmazoo, White Pigeon, MI 49099,  Phone: (616) 483-9414,  Fax: (616) 483-7730,  ID: 07511,  Incident #: 67,  Station: 5
Incident Type: Prescribed fire. Includes fires ignited by management actions to meet specific objectives and have a written, approved prescribed fire plan prior to ignition. Excludes authorized controlled burning.
Alarm Time: 08/13/2006 18:48,  Arrival Time: 08/13/2006 18:59,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 08/13/2006 19:02
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: Klinger Lake Road, Sturgis, MI 49091
Fire Department: White Pigeon Twp., 102 N Kalmazoo, White Pigeon, MI 49099,  Phone: (616) 483-9414,  Fax: (616) 483-7730,  ID: 07511,  Incident #: 75,  Station: 5
Incident Type: Outside rubbish fire, other.
Alarm Time: 09/21/2006 22:28,  Arrival Time: 09/21/2006 22:42,  Last Unit Cleared Time: 09/21/2006 23:15
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.
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