FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
May 22, 2017
SUBJECT: Structure Fire at 4225 S Joplin Ave
- CONTACT: Keith Stammer, Joplin Fire Department
The Joplin Fire Department responded to a reported structure fire at 4225 S Joplin Ave, on Tuesday, 22 May, at 10:31 AM. The first crew arrived at 10:35 AM. On arrival fire personnel found a fully involved single family structure with flame and smoke showing. Crews extinguished the fire and remained on scene until 1:15 PM.
- There were no injuries to civilians or firefighting crews. Ownership information is not available at this time.
- The Fire Department responded with 5 apparatus and 12 personnel and was assisted by the Joplin Police Department and METS Ambulance Service.
- The fire was investigated by the Fire Marshal and found to be electrical in nature.
For more information, contact the Joplin Fire Department at 623-0403 or 624-0820 ext. 1300.