Chief Credits Fire Sprinkler System with Save at ´╗┐Westbrook, Maine Apartment Building

Westbrook Fire Chief Andy Turcotte reported that a fire started on the second floor of an apartment building, making its way to a third-floor deck, and then extending to inside of the structure.

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Candle Fire at Bowdoin College Dorm in Brunswick, Maine Extinguished by Fire Sprinkler System

According to Brunswick Fire Chief Ken Brillant, the fire department was called to a Bowdoin College dormitory at about 5 a.m. on February 18th. Upon arrival, crews found that the building's sprinkler system had already extinguished the fire, which started from a burning candle.

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