Incident Date: 7/30/2015
Incident Type: Structure Fire
Incident Address: 1919 S. Broadway St.
Incident Time: 09:19
Incident Description: Fire in walls of building under renovation
Cause of Fire: Sparks during demolition
Estimated Dollar Loss: $200,000
Injuries: 2 firefighters transported to the hospital for heat related injuries
Additional Information: Internal demolition in a building at Georgia-Pacific’s Broadway St. Mill sparked a fire in the buildings insulation. 3-alarms were struck due to the difficulty in gaining access to the fire in the walls. It took 60 firefighters just over 4 hours to extinguish the fire. GBMFD was assisted by crews from Howard, Ashwaubenon and DePere Fire Departments.