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In the past week the Long Beach Fire Department’s Arson Unit has solved and made arrests regarding the following arson cases: On Friday, February 15, 2013 a female suspect was arrested at 820 Hoffman in connection with a fire the previous day at 1077 Orange Avenue. The suspect was charged with arson of an inhabited [...]
The Long Beach Fire Department responded to a hazardous materials incident just before 5 a.m. this morning at a cold storage facility in the 600 block of W. Anaheim Street. Upon arrival firefighters encountered a strong odor of ammonia. At that time a perimeter was established and the department’s Hazardous Materials Team was requested to [...]
Today at approximately 11:15, Long Beach Fire Department responded to a house fire in the 400 block of Harding Street in north Long Beach. On arrival, crews found a heavy smoke with fire coming from the kitchen area. Residents were not home at the time, however two small dogs were inside when the fire broke [...]
On Monday, January 14, 2013 at approximately 11:00 p.m. the Long Beach Fire Department responded to a fully involved detached garage fire at 5500 block of Daggatt Street. The fire communicated to a neighboring shed causing slight damage before the fire was fully extinguished. The cause of the fire is under investigation and no injuries were reported.
This morning at 11:20 a.m. a kitchen fire caused heavy damage to an upstairs unit of a 4-unit apartment building on the 1300 block of Stanley Ave. Two persons were inside at the time of the fire but both were able to escape unharmed. Three adults were displaced and will be assisted by the Red Cross. [...]« Previous Entries