Bathroom Fire Quickly Stopped By Everett Firefighters

December 4, 2016

Everett Fire

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Firefighters pull hose from Engine 6.

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A crew hooks to a hydrant in front of the apartment building.

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The fire was contained within a bathroom in this unit.

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It didn’t take long for crews to begin packing up and clearing the scene.

Everett Firefighters were able find and quickly contain a bathroom fire in an unattended apartment on Howard Avenue late Sunday morning.

About 11 AM there was a report of a fire alarm going off in an apartment building in the Housing Hope complex just north of Howard and Broadway.

Crews from Engine 5 made entry into the building and found a unit filling with smoke. They got into the apartment and quickly put out the fire.

As a precaution, people living in the building were evacuated for a short time.

Everyone is now back inside and the damage was minor.

There were no injuries.

Here are a few photos.

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