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Current Statistics

BLS Calls 3,910
Fire Calls 841
BLS Calls 4,167
Fire Calls 1,044
Fire Drills 9
Fire Prevention 48
Firehouse Tours 15
Public Displays 20
Attendance 7,831
Child Seat Installation 81
Smoke/CO Alarm Installation          286

Kerosene Fire at 240 North Sixth St

Units from Company 1 responded to 240 North Sixth Street for smoke coming from an apartment building. Assistant Chief 1 found a kerosene heater on fire in the basement workshop. The fire was extinguished, and the building was well ventilated. Crews found no carbon monoxide in the building. CFD units were on scene for approximately 45 minutes.