Structure Fire, 2306 Park Avenue, February 19, 2018
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
Mike Hartman, Fire Marshal