August 27, 2014 17:02
This morning at 8:37 AM Portland Firefighters were called to a house at 10705 NE San Rafael. When Firefighters from Station 7 arrived they found smoke in an attic area. An individual who had been working on the houses HVAC (heating,ventilation and air conditioning) system was found outside the house and was suffering from a medical problem. The man was transported by ambulance to Portland Adventist Medical Center with an issue that does not appear to be life threatening.
The fire was located around an electrical panel and had extended into a small portion of the attic. The power company was called to disconnect the electrical supply to the home. The fire was extinguished and a Fire Investigator was called to determine the cause of the fire. The Fire Investigator has determined that