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Menlo Park: Fire crews control 2-alarm fire at Stanford Linear Accelerator Center

Original post made on Jun 26, 2014

Fire crews responded to a two-alarm fire at the Stanford Linear Accelerator Center in Menlo Park on Wednesday night.

Read the full story here Web Link posted Thursday, June 26, 2014, 6:20 AM

Comments (5)

Posted by Curious, a resident of Menlo Park: Stanford Hills
on Jun 26, 2014 at 9:43 am

Just curious, was the "Fire Chief" him self there or another senior chief from Menlo or another agency !


Posted by SteveC, a resident of Menlo Park: Downtown
on Jun 26, 2014 at 2:14 pm

SteveC is a registered user.

good question. I suspect he just read reports for the press release.


Posted by Dave Boyce, Almanac staff writer
on Jun 26, 2014 at 2:48 pm

Dave Boyce is a registered user.

Fire Chief Harold Schapelhouman was not on the scene.

He told the Almanac that he could have gone to the scene, but it would not have been until the firefighting crews staged nearby for the second alarm had joined the crews already fighting the fire.

Division Fire Chief Frank Fraone was on the scene and in regular contact, Chief Schapelhouman said.


Posted by Peter Carpenter, a resident of Atherton: Lindenwood
on Jun 26, 2014 at 4:27 pm

Peter Carpenter is a registered user.

Steven C - your apology is accepted.


Posted by Memories, a resident of another community
on Jun 26, 2014 at 10:58 pm

The damage from the fire is effecting upcoming experiments and is a setback for many people. It's great to hear no one was injured.


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