Monday, January 14, 2019

Basement Fire Goes to 2 Alarms on Adella St.

At 10:48 p.m. The Auburn Emergency Communications Center received a report of a structure fire at 25 Adella St. Auburn Fire Rescue Department and Auburn Police were dispatched and a 2nd Alarm was struck at 10:51 p.m. after it was confirmed there was a working fire in the basement.

Four adults and one child escaped from the home without injuries. Fire companies knocked down the fire in the basement and overhauled and ventilated the home from the smoke condition. Crews remained on scene until approximately 1:00 a.m.

The residents were not able to return to the home for the evening and are being assisted by the Red Cross. The fire is not suspicious and is currently under investigation by the Auburn Fire Investigation Unit.

Media inquiries should be directed to the departments Public Information Officer;

Deputy Chief Glenn Johnson