Boise Fire Department
News Release

Dennis Doan
Boise Fire Chief

Contact: Char Jackson
(208) 570-6548

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

Wednesday, January 31, 2018

Boise Fire Department Responds to Early Morning Fire at Commercial Laundry Facility

The Boise Fire Department responded to a fire at a commercial laundry facility on the 5200 block of North Sawyer Avenue in Garden City at 5:30 a.m. When Engine 16 arrived there was smoke coming from the building. Four engines and two ladder trucks responded to the fire. It was under control in about 20-30 minutes. The fire sprinkler system limited the spread of the fire to the area of origin and the business is still in service. Two firefighters were injured, one suffered an ankle injury and the other a back injury. The cause of the fire is accidental.