Firefighters Quickly Extinguish Deck Fire


Firefighters quickly contain, extinguish deck fire at apartment complex.

Everett, WA: At around 8p.m. last night, Everett Firefighters were called to the North Creek Apartments at 11401 3 Ave SE for multiple callers reporting a fire.

The first engine arrived within minutes to find smoke showing from behind one of the apartment buildings. Upon further investigation crews found a working deck fire on a first floor unit that was spreading into the second floor.

Crews quickly deployed a pre-connected hose to the location of the fire was able to knock down the bulk of the fire within minutes.

One occupant was treated on scene with a minor hand injury sustained while trying to extinguish the fire before the crews arrived on scene.

The cause of the fire has yet to be determined at this time, fire investigators did make the scene last night and are still trying to determine what sparked the fire.

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