Stories tagged: electrical fire
Tue., July 19, 2016, 11:21 a.m.
2 injured in electrical fire at Boise State University
BOISE – Officials say a small electrical fire at Boise State University has injured two people who were working on an elevator shaft in the university’s science building. The Boise …
Wed., April 6, 2016, 8:20 p.m.
Natural gas stove caused kitchen fire
Fire investigators believe a new natural gas stove that caught fire recently in Liberty Lake was either faulty or improperly installed.
Sat., Jan. 26, 2013
Fire crews have low-key week
Spokane Valley Fire Department crews responded to mostly minor fires and 191 EMS calls during the week of Jan. 17-23. There was an electrical panel fire at Global Fitness near …
Sat., Dec. 1, 2012
Thanksgiving period no break for firefighters
The Spokane Valley Fire Department had a busy two weeks surrounding the Thanksgiving holiday, responding to 461 calls from Nov. 15-28. There were several serious fires that generated a large …
Sat., Dec. 24, 2011
Low-level calls keep crews busy
Spokane Valley Fire Department crews had a relatively active two weeks from Dec. 8-21 but no major calls among the 400 incidents they responded to. Crews responded to a report …
Sat., Sept. 3, 2011
Man goes to station to report house fire
A bunch of fires kept Spokane Valley Fire Department crews busy during the week ending Aug. 31, resulting in another week of an unusually high number of calls. A homeowner …
Sat., June 11, 2011
Outlet caused fire at Whimsical Pig
Spokane Valley Fire Department investigators have narrowed the cause of the two-alarm fire at the Whimsical Pig Apartments on East Mission Avenue to a faulty electrical outlet. “It was a …
Sat., Dec. 4, 2010
Poor weather keeps firefighters busy
Bad weather always causes more problems for the Spokane Valley Fire Department and the two weeks ending Wednesday were no different. The department responded to 495 calls, many more than …
Tue., March 3, 2009, 9:41 a.m.
Spokane residents displaced after fire
Four people were displaced today after an electrical fire ignited in the attic of their northwest Spokane home.