Goverment Hill Apartment Building Fire
Contact: Al Tamagni
At approximately 3:15pm the Anchorage Fire Department received multiple 9-1-1 calls reporting an apartment building on fire at 905 Richardson Vista, Building # 1. Initial calls reported that there were flames on the 2nd floor and the roof.
First arriving crews reported smoke coming from the second floor and flames through the roof of the building. A second alarm was called and additional crews were dispatched to assist.
Crews initiated an attack on the fire and quickly brought it under control. No injuries to occupants were reported, several pets were rescued from the building by firefighters.
At the time of the press release, Red Cross was on location assisting residents. The cause of the fire and damage estimate is not available as the cause is under investigation.
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