Contact Us

Bossier Apartment Fire Backlash

Bossier Reserve Apartments Fire 3-20-10
The Rock Station 99X

As a resident of North Bossier, I was shocked to hear of the slow response time to the fire this past Sunday at the Reserve Apartments.  I started to wonder that if ever there were to be a fire at my house, how long would it take them to respond? However, KTBS reports it’s not as cut and dry as I thought it was. 

First, the Benton Fire Department was working an outdoor fire at the time the apartment fire was called in. It’s hard to be two places at once. 

Second, the fire could have been dealt with if the apartments had fire extinguishers on hand.  Normally, the apartments do have them in the building, but they were being serviced and inspected. No replacements were issued to the individuals living in the apartments.

Lastly the fire was possibly started by a cigarette butt thrown in a flower bed.  What can we learn from this?  Make sure you have a fire extinguisher on hand, or your place could be toast. I’ve already got mine…what about you?

Thankfully, no one was hurt.

KTBS

More from 99X

Best of the Web

Leave a Comment

It appears that you already have an account created within our VIP network of sites on . To keep your points and personal information safe, we need to verify that it's really you. To activate your account, please confirm your password. When you have confirmed your password, you will be able to log in through Facebook on both sites.

Forgot your password?

*Please note that your points, prizes and activities will not be shared between programs within our VIP network.

It appears that you already have an account on this site associated with . To connect your existing account with your Facebook account, just click on the account activation button below. You will maintain your existing profile and VIP program points. After you do this, you will be able to always log in to http://therockstation99x.com using your Facebook account.

*Please note that your points, prizes and activities will not be shared between programs within our VIP network.

Please fill out the information below to help us provide you a better experience.

Register on The Rock Station 99X quickly by logging in with your Facebook account. It's just as secure, and no password to remember!

Not a Member? Sign Up Here

Register on The Rock Station 99X quickly by logging in with your Facebook account. It's just as secure, and no password to remember!