Residential Structure Fire – 4911 N Galena Rd

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Residential Structure Fire

4911 N Galena Rd

At approximately 2:14pm today, our department was notified of smoke in a residence at the above address. Command 600 arrived on scene and reported moderate smoke coming from the front half of the duplex at this location. Engine 653 arrived on scene shortly after and stretched a line inside to extinguish the fire, which was found to be a small fire in the laundry area. Peoria IL Fire Department arrived on scene immediately after Engine 653 and assisted with suppression and overhaul activities. The fire itself was contained to the laundry room with smoke damage throughout the rest of the front duplex. No injuries were reported and the fire was determined to be unintentional in nature. 

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