Idaho Falls, ID: On February 21, 2017 at 11:18 p.m., the Idaho Falls Fire Department was dispatched to 310 “G” Street in Idaho Falls for a reported structure fire.
Three engines, one ladder truck, three ambulances and two fire chiefs responded, for a total of 20 personnel.
Upon arrival, crews found smoke and flames coming from a window at the rear of the building. Engine 1, supported by Engine 5, made an aggressive interior attack and quickly knocked down the fire.
Ambulance 1 and 6 performed a primary search of the structure, which was determined to be clear. Ladder truck 1 checked the roof for extension. Engine 4 provided ventilation to remove the smoke from the building.
There were no injuries. Most of the damage to the building was due to smoke. There was no damage to the two adjacent buildings. The cause is still under investigation.
For additional information, contact Battalion Chief, Paul Radford at (208) 390-8782.
About Idaho Falls Fire Department: The mission of the Idaho Falls Fire Department is to protect the lives and property of the citizens and visitors of Idaho Falls by providing the highest possible levels of service through fire prevention, public education, fire suppression, emergency medical services, and mitigation of the effects of natural and man-made disasters consistent with the resources provided as desired and dictated by the citizens and elected officials of the City of Idaho Falls. The department serves the City of Idaho Falls and the Bonneville County Fire Protection District. In 2015, the department provided an unmatched level of service at 4,011 engine responses and 8,666 ambulance calls. Learn more on our website.