CFD Fire Information Report – 109 Roper Street

Narrative: Champaign Fire Department responded to a report of smoke & flames seen coming from a house at 109 Roper St. on October 31, 2014. Upon arrival, fire crews found a small amount of fire at a back window of the structure. Fire crews deployed a portable fire extinguisher to the back of the structure and were able to quickly extinguish the fire and contain it to the window area. No civilian or fire department personnel injuries were reported. 

What: Working Fire @ single family home 

Date: October 31, 2014

Time of Call: 02:57 hours

Time on Scene: 03:03

Strike: 03:45

Where: 109 Roper St.

Owner: Thomas Burgin

Occupants: Vacant

Cause of fire: Under Investigation         

Dollar loss: TBD         

Other Information: 

For questions regarding this media release contact: John Koller, Fire Marshal, Phone: (217) 403-7210