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Jamestown Fire Department calls

Jamestown Fire Department calls Jan. 10-21

Jan. 10: 2:22 p.m., ready squad responded to 1300 2nd Place NE, Eventide, to investigate fire alarm activation. Firefighters checked for smoke/fire; none was detected. Cause: faulty detector. Fire alarm was reset. Time out: 20 minutes.

Jan. 12: 2:28 p.m., ready squad responded to 610 7th Ave. NE, University of Jamestown Raugust Library, to investigate fire alarm activation. Firefighters checked for smoke/fire; none was detected. Cause: detector. Fire alarm was reset. Time out: 30 minutes.

Jan. 13: 5:04 p.m., fire department hazmat team responded to 1530 6th Ave. SW, Buffalo Motel, to a report of a strong smell. Firefighters ventilated the office and basement area and investigated. Cause: different chemical used in the floor drain. No injuries reported. Time out: one hour, 15 minutes.

Jan. 16: 1:44 p.m., ready squad responded to 123 7th Ave. SE, repair shop, to investigate odor smell. Firefighters checked for smoke/fire; none was detected. Cause: possible electrical malfunction. Time out: 20 minutes.

Jan. 17: 12:23 p.m., ready squad responded to 1201 4th St. NE, Hillcrest Seventh-day Adventist Elementary School, to investigate fire alarm activation. Firefighters checked for smoke/fire; none was detected. Cause: accidental alarm activation. Fire alarm was reset. Time out: 30 minutes.

Jan. 19: 7:07 p.m., ready squad responded to 204 Hillcrest Drive, single-family dwelling, to investigate carbon monoxide detector activation. Firefighters analyzed for carbon monoxide and 50 ppm was detected. Firefighters advised occupants to have gas-fired equipment serviced by a qualified firm or individual. Cause: gas appliance malfunction. Time out: 25 minutes.

Jan. 20: 11:03 p.m., ready squad responded to 1810 26th Ave. SW, Titan Machinery, to investigate fire alarm activation. Firefighters checked for smoke/fire; none was detected. Cause: systems malfunction. Firefighters were unable to make entry; no key holder. Time out: one hour.

Jan. 21: 10:01 a.m., fire department responded to 103 1st Ave. S., Buffalo City Rotisserie Grill, to a report of a fire in the smoker. Firefighters extinguished a small fire in the smoker. Cause: unknown. No injuries reported. Time out: 45 minutes.

Jan. 21: 3:15 p.m., ready squad responded to 1307 13th St. NE, UTC Aerospace Systems, to investigate fire alarm activation. Firefighters checked for smoke/fire; none was detected. Cause: broken sprinkler head. Fire alarm was reset. Time out: 25 minutes.

Jan. 22: 12:50 p.m., ready squad responded to 2404 Circle Drive, North Dakota State Hospital-Tompkins Building, to investigate fire alarm activation. Firefighters checked for smoke/fire; none was detected. Cause: fire drill. Fire alarm was reset. Time out: 30 minutes.

Jan. 22: 3:37 p.m., ready squad responded to 2404 Circle Drive, North Dakota State Hospital-Tompkins Building, to investigate fire alarm activation. Firefighters checked for smoke/fire; none was detected. Cause: burnt toast. Fire alarm was reset. Time out: 30 minutes.

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