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Anchorage firefighters knock down condo fire in Eagle River

  • Author: Madeline McGee
  • Updated: August 17, 2019
  • Published August 16, 2019

Firefighters work at the scene of a condo building fire on Vista Ridge Loop in Eagle River on Friday evening, Aug. 16, 2019. (Matt Tunseth / ADN)

The Anchorage Fire Department responded Friday evening to a report of a condo fire in Eagle River.

Assistant Chief Erich Scheunemann said no one was injured in the fire, which happened at a two-story, multi-family condo building on the 12000 block of Vista Ridge Loop, off the Old Glenn Highway.

The blaze was reported at 5:24 p.m. and under control by 5:56 p.m., he said.

Scheunemann said the fire department received reports that the unit where the fire started was unoccupied at the time. There were no requests for Red Cross assistance.

A fire burns at a condo building on Vista Ridge Loop in Eagle River on Friday, Aug. 16, 2019. (Jamie Keebler)