On January, 21st, 2017, around 1303hrs Kalamazoo Public Safety responded to a report of a possible propane fire in the 700blk of E Michigan, Arcadia Brewing Company. The first arriving officers noticed smoke coming from a propane burner on the exterior deck. The building was evacuated for 15-20 minutes until Public Safety Officers were able to extinguish the propane burner. The propane burner was extinguished quickly by Public Safety Officer without further incident.
Once the scene was rendered safe patrons and staff where allowed to re-enter the business.
Anyone have information regarding this incident is asked to contact the Kalamazoo Department of Public Safety at 337-8994 or Silent Observer at 343-2100.
Authority: Sgt Scott Smith
Date: January 21, 2017
Address: 150 E. Crosstown Pkwy. Suite A, Kalamazoo, MI 49001
Contact: Captain Vernon Coakley, Operations Division, 337-8140