Saturday, February 13, 2016

Fire News

All Clear Given at Gas Line Incident

All Clear Given at Gas Line Incident

Update 3:12 p.m. 

The Eagan Fire Department has issued an "All Clear" at the scene of a natural gas line break near Cliff Road and Ches Mar Dr. in southern Eagan. Cliff Road has been reopened to traffic and gas monitoring in the area has found no dangerous levels.

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Fire Department Currently Rerouting Section of Cliff Rd. Due to Gas Leak  

The public is urged to avoid the area near Cliff Road and Ches Mar Dr.   Read more...


Overnight Fire Consumes Home; Family Escapes Safely

Overnight Fire Consumes Home; Family Escapes Safely

On April 23, 2015 at approximately 8:09 p.m. Eagan Police and Fire were dispatched to a report of a house fire at 1571 Skyline Trail. The smoke from this fire could be seen from over 5 miles away. Arriving crews found the single family home heavily involved with fire in the garage and attic area of the home. The heat from the fire was so intense that it started breaking windows on a neighbor’s home.

Fire crews from all   Read more...


Fire at Budget Host Inn Closes MN-55 Sunday Morning

Fire at Budget Host Inn Closes MN-55 Sunday Morning

At approximately 06:55am Sunday morning, Eagan Fire, Police and Mendota Heights Fire responded to a report of a fire in the roof of the Budget Host Inn at 2745 Highway 55 in Eagan. The original 911 caller worked for the hotel and reported that the smoke was heavy.

First arriving crews reported a working structure fire in one of the hotel rooms. Fire crews had to have Highway 55 closed for approximately an hour in order to get water from a   Read more...


2015 Fire Prevention Open House

2015 Fire Prevention Open House

 

In association with Fire Prevention Week 

The Eagan Fire Department invites you to attend:

 

 

Join Eagan Fire at our upcoming Open Houses:

  • Mon. October 5th, 6:00-8:00PM at Station 1, 3940 Rahn Rd.

  • Tues. October 6th, 6:00-8:00PM at Station 2, 1001 Station Trail

  • Weds. October 7th, 6:00-8:00PM at Station 3, Pilot Knob Rd.

  Scheduled Activities & Free Entertainment:

  • Live Demonstrations

  • Audience Participation

  • Fire Trucks

  • Fire Safety House

  • Fire Prevention Presentations

  • Fun for the whole family! Rain or Shine!

Eagan Fire Department   Read more...


Fire & Injury Prevention Program for Adults

Fire & Injury Prevention Program for Adults

 

YOU ARE INVITED TO ATTEND...

 

   •   When should smoke alarms be replaced?

   •   Where should a CO detector be located?

   •   What is the leading cause of injury?

   •   How can I prevent a disabling fall?

   •   What can I do to make my home safe

        from Fire & Injury?

 

 

Join the Eagan Fire Department for a fun filled

Fire & Injury Prevention Program for Adults

Location: Fire Safety Center/ Station 2

                   1001 Station Trail

                   Eagan, MN 55123            

Date: Friday, June 27

Time: 9:30   Read more...


Dakota County Fire Officials Unveil Kitchen Fire Prevention Trailer

Dakota County Fire Officials Unveil Kitchen Fire Prevention Trailer

Fire education tool part of Dakota County first responders’
longstanding partnership with Flint Hills Resources

EAGAN, Minn. – The Dakota County Fire Chiefs Association unveiled its new kitchen fire prevention trailer at a demonstration yesterday outside Eagan City Hall.  The $30,000 trailer, which was donated by Flint Hills Resources Pine Bend refinery in Rosemount, will allow Dakota County fire officials to educate the public on how to prevent kitchen fires, the number one type of fire in the U.S.  At the demonstration,   Read more...


Resident Injured, Firefighter Treated Following Home Fire

Resident Injured, Firefighter Treated Following Home Fire

At approximately 4:33 p.m. on January 22, 2014 Eagan Fire was dispatched to a report of a possible structure fire at 2981 Lexington Avenue in Eagan.

The first arriving Fire Chief observed heavy smoke coming from the house and was informed by a neighbor that they thought the home was occupied by one person.

The first ladder truck crew did a primary search of the home and found a victim on the main level of the home. The victim   Read more...