Brainerd firefighters respond to calls
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BRAINERD — The Brainerd Fire Department responded to a report of a gas line cut at 10:59 a.m. Monday, Sept. 19, on the 4000 block of Gull Lake Dam Road.
Brainerd Fire Chief Tim Holmes said an excavating crew installing a septic system hit the small residential gas line.
Fire crews were on scene for about 40 minutes, providing standby assistance.
Crews were also called:
Monday, Sept. 19
- At 4:12 a.m. to Bang Printing Fulfillment Center, 217 Etak Drive, for a fire alarm. Upon investigation, it was determined to be unfounded.
- At 11:26 p.m. to Riverside Elementary School, 220 NW Third St., for a fire alarm. Upon investigation, it was determined to be caused by construction.
- At 4:18 a.m. to the 500 block of North Ninth Street for a report of an electrical fire. Upon investigation, fire crews determined there was no smoke or fire.