Written & Photo’s By: Timothy Zilch
Clintonville Fire Department was paged Friday afternoon for a outbuilding fire Kuschel Rd and County C. No other information available.
Photo’s From Scene:
FROM: Green Bay Metro Fire Department Battalion Chief Robert Wiegert
Incident Date: 10/2/2016
Incident Type: Structure Fire
Incident Address: 4xx Memory Ct. Allouez WI
Incident Time: 1:12 PM
Incident Description: Fire in a one story, single family residence
Cause of Fire: Under Investigation by Fire Marshal’s office
Origin of Fire: Rear wall of a garage
Estimated Dollar Loss: $5,000
Injuries: No injuries reported
Number of People Displaced: 2
Additional Information: GBMFD units were dispatched to 4xx Memory Ct. in the Village of Allouez for the report of a garage on fire. First units arrived in approximately 3 minutes. They found moderate smoke from the attached 2 stall garage and a neighbor applying water to the area with a garden hose. Crews stretched an attack line and had the fire extinguished in less than 5 minutes. Damage was limited to the rear of the garage. Brown County Sheriff’s Department and WPS assisted on the scene. American Red Cross was assisting the occupants.
Information From: Green Bay Metro Fire Department
Incident Date: 8/21/2016
Incident Type: Structure fire
Incident Address: 10xx Main St.
Incident Time: 20:56
Incident Description: The 1001 club occupied the first floor and the second floor was broken up into several different apartments that were vacant.
Cause of Fire: Under investigation by Green Bay Metro Fire Marshals
Origin of Fire: Fire was found in rear apartment and extended to rear storage area.
Estimated Dollar Loss: $100,000
Injuries: 1 civilian was transported to a local hospital for smoke inhalation.
Number of People Displaced: 0
Additional Information: The 1001 club was not open for business when the fire started. The business was a Bar/Restaurant. Smoke damage was sustained throughout the building.
The building itself was built in 1905. It had been renovated multiple times and had several additions. This made firefighting difficult with hidden void spaces and a challenging layout.
Pictures From The Scene:
From: Green Bay Metro Fire Department Battalion Chief Steve Sellin
Incident Date: 6/22/2016
Incident Type: Garage Fire
Incident Address: 15xx Cass Street
Incident Time: 10:50
Incident Description: Green Bay Metro Fire Department responded at 10:50 this morning for a fire in a two car, unattached garage. On scene units found a fire that started on the exterior of the garage and had burned through to the interior. Fire was quickly extinguished.
Cause of Fire: Ashes from fire pit to close to structure
Origin of Fire: Exterior rear of garage
Estimated Dollar Loss: $5000
Number of People Displaced: None
Additional Information: Exercise caution when disposing of any ashes left from a campfire, grill or fire place. A non-combustible container away from other combustibles is best. In the right weather conditions, ashes can remain hot enough to start a fire for up to five days.