Stories tagged: garage fire
Wed., May 10, 2017, 1:22 p.m.
Huge bonfire draws attention of Spokane Valley Fire Department
It’s not uncommon for the Spokane Valley Fire Department to respond to outdoor fires this time of year, even though burning yard debris, garbage and construction materials is illegal year-round.
Sat., Feb. 15, 2014
Chickens fly the coop; escape blaze unharmed
A flock of chickens escaped a fire in their chicken coop unscathed when it burned down in the 11600 block of East Maxwell on Wednesday. “They had an escape plan,” …
Sat., March 31, 2012
Outbuilding fires make for busy week in Valley
An old barn and a garage were destroyed by fire in separate incidents the week of March 22-Wednesday. Multiple Spokane Valley Fire Department crews responded to both incidents. An old …
Sun., March 25, 2012, 6:01 p.m.
North Side garage fire said to be accident
A garage fire in North Spokane early today was ruled accidental by fire officials.
Sat., March 10, 2012
Chimney fire caused by wood stove
A chimney fire and a garage fire got big responses from Spokane Valley Fire Department crews the week of March 1-7. The chimney fire was reported at 12:48 a.m. Monday …
Sat., Nov. 19, 2011
Garage fire cause undetermined
The number of calls was up to 229 for the Spokane Valley Fire Department from Nov. 10-16, but the number of major fires was low. A garage fire was reported …
Mon., Oct. 17, 2011, 7:54 a.m.
Garage fire lights up sky at dawn
A spectacular blaze in an old garage east of Division Street lit up the early morning sky today.
Mon., Aug. 29, 2011
In brief: One child killed, one injured when SUV slips into lake
One child died and another was in critical condition late Sunday after the vehicle they were riding in slid into Fernan Lake. Coeur d’Alene firefighters pulled both children from its …
Sat., July 16, 2011
Ten illegal fires reported
The Spokane Valley Fire Department didn’t respond to an overly large number of calls from June 30 to July 13, but an inordinately large number of calls were for fires …
Sat., Jan. 8, 2011
Firefighters on false alarm need tow
Fires, stuck fire engines and downed power lines marked the week ending Jan. 5 for Spokane Valley fire crews. In a case of déjà vu, a caller reported seeing flames …
Sat., Dec. 11, 2010
Better weather means fewer Valley Fire calls
The better weather has translated to fewer calls for the Spokane Valley Fire Department, which responded to 202 calls in the week ending Wednesday. “We’re kind of back down to …
Thu., June 24, 2010, 2:27 p.m.
Valley crews extinguish garage fire
Spokane Valley First Department crews have extinguished a fire in a small detached garage at 7223 E. Montgomery.
Wed., June 9, 2010
Welding sparks blamed in fire
Sparks flying from a welding torch may be to blame for a blaze that destroyed a Spokane Valley man’s garage and heavily damaged his home Tuesday.