Division of Spill Prevention and Response


Incident Description

Incident Location Map

Location 1937 Van Horn Road, Fairbanks, Alaska
Product/Quantity Unknown number of wood pallets of automotive lubrication products, degreasing and solvent chemicals, paints, lead acid batteries, and other petroleum-based chemicals were involved in the structural fire. A computer was recovered from the structure and examined to recover the on-site oil and hazmat inventory present before the fire.
Cause Structural fire
Time/Date of Incident The Fairbanks City Fire and Rescue officials received a call about the fire at approximately 6:30 PM on May 26, 2011. The City of Fairbanks notified ADEC at 11:45 PM on the same day.
Situation Reports
04/05/2012 [FINAL] (PDF 163K)
06/07/2011 (PDF 163K)
06/01/2011 (PDF 163K)
05/27/2011 (PDF 168K)
For more information
Paul Lhotka, ADEC at (907) 451-2175.