1915 S. Mattis – CFD Fire Information Report

Narrative: Champaign Fire Department responded to an automatic alarm at Helia Healthcare, 1915 S. Mattis Ave. on November 6, 2014. Upon arrival, fire crews found the sprinkler system activated and smoke in the laundry area of the facility. Fire crews deployed a hose line to the laundry area and quickly extinguished a fire in a dryer. All residents were able to stay at the facility. No civilian or fire department personnel injuries were reported. 

What: Working Fire @ nursing home facility

Date: November 6

Time of Call: 20:43 hours

Time on Scene: 20:49

Strike: 21:05

Where: 1915 S. Mattis

Owner: Helia Healthcare

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