Apartment Building Fire at Whittier Place

Engine 1811 responded to Whittier Place Apartments, 895 Walnut Street, for an apartment building fire with Fire Station 2.  The caller reported smoke alarms sounding and a smoke odor from Apartment A-14.


Firefighters arrived on scene and confirmed alarms sounding and a smoke odor.  No one answered at Apt A-14.  A keyholder arrived and firefighter entered the apartment, finding an unattended pot on the stove and burned food.  There was no fire but a heavy smoke condition.  The smoke was ventilated mechanically and firefighters cleared the scene within half an hour.

2015 Call Totals

January -
February 22
March 3
April -
May -
June -
July -
August -
September -
October -
November -
December -
2013 Total 25