At 3:58 p.m. on Tuesday, Dec. 18, 2018, the Iowa City Fire Department responded to a fire alarm at Lineage Logistics, 2710 Highway 6 East. The first unit arrived on scene five minutes after notification and found a small fire in the ceiling between the first and second floor with extension to the roof. The fire was contained to the area of origin and the roof area near a utility chase. The fire was extinguished within 35 minutes of arrival.  

Fire damage was limited to the warehouse structure. A loss estimate is not yet available and cause of the fire remains under investigation by the Iowa City Fire Department.

Outside agency support was provided by Johnson County Ambulance Service and the Joint Emergency Communication Center.

For more information, contact the on-duty Battalion Chief at 319-356-5255.

Date of publication

Wednesday, December 19, 2018