Latest Fire Department News Releases

June 24

Improperly disposed smoking materials start fire in north side home

1:18 p.m. - Investigators with the Spokane Fire Department Special Investigation Unit say improperly disposed smoking materials are to blame for a fire at home.

Cause of North Spokane duplex fire under investigation

12:16 p.m. - The cause of a fire at a duplex in North Spokane remains under investigation by the Spokane Fire Department Special Investigation Unit.

June 3

Attic fire ruled accidental

6:05 p.m. - Overheated electrical wiring is to blame for an attic fire that started at a South Hill home this afternoon.

June 1

Northside garage fire extends to adjoining home

6:16 p.m. - At 12:16 p.m., the Spokane Fire Department (SFD) was dispatched to a structure fire in the 1900 block of W. Indiana Ave.

May 24

Boy rescued from tree

2:12 p.m. - The Spokane Fire Department (SFD) was dispatched to the park adjacent to Garry Junior High (725 E Joseph) for a child stuck in a tree.

May 23

SFD honored with 2019 PulsePoint Agency of the Year Award

11:15 a.m. - The Spokane Fire Department is the proud recipient of the 2019 PulsePoint Agency of the Year Award.

May 20

Family displaced after North West Spokane house fire

8:40 a.m. - Three adults and one child were displaced after a fire damaged their home last evening.

May 5

Apartment unit suffers damage after cooking fire

8:35 p.m. - Just after 5 p.m., the Spokane Fire Department responded to a report of an uncontrolled cooking fire in a three-story apartment complex

May 3

Detached shed a total loss after early morning fire

7:05 a.m. - At approximately 1:40 a.m., the Spokane Fire Department responded to the 2300 block of E. Pacific Ave. on a report of a detached shed on fire.

May 1

Cause of fire at former east Spokane business under investigation

11:12 a.m. - At 3:53 a.m., the Spokane Fire Department was dispatched to 102 N.  Helena St. on a report of structure fire involving a commercial building.