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The City of Portland, Oregon

Fire & Rescue

Always Ready, Always There

Phone: 503-823-3700

Fax: 503-823-3710

55 SW Ash Street, Portland, OR 97204

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PF&R Incident Statistics: May 13 - 19, 2012

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Incident Statistics: 

Total Incidents: 1,412

Medical: 1,112

Fire: 91

Other: 209

Major Incidents: 4 (further information provided below) 

  • 05/14/12@ 1831 hrs, Residential Fire,4612 SE Malden Dr.Loss: $110,000 Cause: Unattended candle ignited nearby combustibles.
  • 05/14/12@ 2356 hrs, Residential Fire, 2917 NE 8th Ave.  Loss: $18,000 Cause: Improperly discarded barbecue briquettes.   
  • 05/16/12@ 1610 hrs, Apartment Fire,7939 SW 40th Ave.  Loss: $970,000 Cause: Improperly discarded cigarette.
  • 05/18/12@ 1617 hrs, Apartment Fire,83 NE Sacramento St.  Loss: $11,000 Cause:  Improperly discarded smoking material.

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May 23, 2012 at 8:27 PM

We felt a little foolish when two trucks arrived and the natural gas smell was pretty much gone. I have to say, Engine 8 responded really quickly and gave the area a good check. Thank you for the fast and thorough response!! We're in good hands!

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