Incident number: 1773
Type of emergency: Cooking fire
Incident date: 3/27/2019
Alarm time: 12:25 p.m.
Address/location: 115 West Street, Apt. L07
Probable cause (if known): Unattended cooking
Structure type: Residential apartments
Construction type: Combination cement block and wood frame
Estimated property damage: N/A
Estimated contents damage: N/A
Location/extent of damage: Kitchen area
Hazardous materials involved: None
Specialized rescues: None
Vehicles involved, if any: None
Other information: The Battle Creek Fire Department responded with all companies to a residential structure fire. Engine 2 arrived first on scene, performed a scene size-up, and went interior to investigate. Car 3 arrived on scene and was notified that it was a small cooking fire, already extinguished by the sprinkler system. All companies cleared the scene except for Engine 5, to help with ventilation. Building maintenance was notified and the sprinkler system was put back in operation.