Structure Fire, 2306 Park Avenue, February 19, 2018
Muscatine Fire Department
At approximately 19:44 on February 19, 2018 the Muscatine Joint Communications Center (MUSCOM) received a 911 call of a fire on the roof of Burger King at the above address. Upon arrival fire crews found a flames and smoke coming from the rear roof area of the building, in an area found later to be the vent of the kitchen hood. Crews initiated a fire attack and ‘knocked down’ the main body of fire within a few minutes.
The fire department immediately began an investigation of the fire, and is still working at this time to determine exactly what happened. Loss estimate is approximately $25,000.
There were no injuries to responders or bystanders
The Muscatine Fire Department was assisted by the Muscatine Police Department and the Fruitland Fire Department. Approximately 11 fire fighters responded to the fire.
Mike Hartman, Fire Marshal