Units responding to Renassiance Faire for cooking fire

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At 6:03 p.m., Bristol Fire and Rescue units and sheriff’s deputies are responding to a report of a fire at the Bristol Renaissance Faire on West Frontage Road in Bristol.

Dispatch reports that fire involved a turkey roaster. Faire personnel belief they have it under control, but they are requesting the fire department anyway.

UPDATE 6:09 p.m. — Pleasant Prairie Fire and Rescue also responding as mutual aid.

UPDATE 6:14 p.m. — Fire has now developed into a Mutual Aid Box Alarm System box alarm.

UPDATE 6:18 p.m. — Box alarm notification terming incident a box alarm now. Units responding from multiple fire departments including Salem Fire/Rescue, Paris Fire and Rescue, Wheatland Fire Department, Silver Lake Fire Department, Silver Lake Rescue, Antioch Fire Department, Gurnee Fire Department and Newport Fire Department.

UPDATE 6:20 p.m. — Deputy at the scene reports that fire is out. Fire department units are still responding.

UPDATE 6:25 p.m. — Dispatch tells a Salem Fire/Rescue unit to stand down as the box alarm is being struck.

UPDATE 6:26 p.m. — Bristol fire command strikes box alarm. All units still responding can return to quarters.


One Comment

  1. Nothing new to see here. says:

    Is someone to blame for wasting all this money on the entire county responding to this call? Especially when it was thought to be out. I hope if my house ever catches on fire there are 10 departments that show up since I pay ridiculous insurance premiums. What a joke.

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