Seattle Firefighters were called to the scene of a condo fire where Investigators deemed the North Seattle fire accidental. It appears a motorcycle’s electrical system caught on fire taking along a nearby dumpster and car, then extending to the four-story building.
The first initial calls began pouring in around 1055 hours in Seattle’s First Alarm Center. Engine 39 was first on scene reporting a dumpster on fire was quickly spreading to the building and up the sides of the structure to the roof. Two units suffered extensive fire damage.
Firefighters did a primary search of the building finding a mother and her baby, in addition to pets that were rescued and rescuitated.
Damage is estimated to be around $250,000.00. No injuries were reported.
Units Dispatched were:
1055 Engines 39 & 40, Ladder 5, Battalion 6.
1057 **Full Response** Aid Unit 2, Air 9, Battalion 4, Deputy 1, Engines 16, 24, 31 and Ladder 9, Medic 16, Rehab 1, Safety 2 and Staff 10.
1059 Engine 6 & Ladder 3.
1100 Engine 27.
1102 PIO & Engine 17.
Fire was located in the 115th Block & 15th Avenue NE, Seattle.
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