Dry Cleaning Fire A Burning Bag of Rags

May 18, 2016

Everett, Everett Fire

burning bag

This bag of burning rags led to the fire call.

burning bag

Everett firefighters exit the building.

A Dry Cleaning business at 107th and 19th Ave. SE in Everett was evacuated this morning after employees reported the smell of something burning.

The call came in around 10:00 AM.

Everett Fire crews along with mutual aid from District 1 responded and after an extensive search located a bag of rags that had caught fire.

Crews aired out the dry cleaners which reopened after about an hour.

There did not appear to be any physical damage to the business.

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