Albany Fire Dept.
Two Fatal Fires in Sweet Home this Morning 10/27/14 - 10/27/14
This morning at 1:46am Sweet Home Fire and Ambulance District was called to a house fire at 1900 Willow ST. The first arriving personnel saw heavy smoke to the right of the house. The house had a large amount of contents so there was extensive smoke and fire. The owner of the house is Maxine Isabella and it is unknown if she had insurance. Estimated loss is 50,000. One person was found dead at this fire.
Dan Woodson the Fire Chief of Lebanon Fire District noticed the second fire as he was coming into Sweet Home and notified dispatch at approximately 8:00am. He saw smoke coming from under the eaves of the house. This fire was at Holiday Park, 444 Maple LN #1. Estimated loss is 50,000. There was also a death at this fire.
Sweet Home Fire District and Lebanon Fire District were the two responding agencies to both of these fires. The Office of State Fire Marshal is leading these investigations. No personnel were injured. The names of the deceased are not yet available.
Free Car Seat Inspections October 22nd - 10/17/14
A free car seat inspection will be held on October 22nd from 4-8pm at Albany Fire Station 12 located at 120 34th Ave SE. A group of volunteers will be available to help you ensure that your car seat is installed correctly.
Albany Fire Department and Police Department Hold Annual Treasure Hunt October 4th (Photo)
Come visit us this Saturday, October 4th from 10-1. See attached flyer for all the details of activities happening!