CFD Fire Information Report
Narrative: The Champaign Fire Department responded to the report of a working fire on the exterior of a building at 523 Nathaniel Burch Dr. Upon arrival fire crews found fire showing on the exterior of the building. Crews quickly extinguished the fire. There were no injuries to fire personnel or citizens reported.
What: Exterior building fire
Date: May 27, 2014
Time of Call: 4:19 a.m.
Time on Scene: 4:26 a.m.
Strike: 4:35 a.m.
Where: 523 Nathaniel Burch Dr.
Owner: Douglass Square Apartments
Cause of fire: Accidental (Improper disposal of charcoal briquettes)
Dollar loss: $10,000
For questions regarding this media release contact: John Koller, Fire Marshal, Phone: (217) 403-7210