Electrical fire caused by overheating of wiring of a fluorescent ceiling mounted fixture

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Reference number
II-1014540-2020 (#17613)

Location: Armstrong

Regulated industry sector: Electrical - Low voltage electrical system

Incident overview

A ceiling fluorescent light fixture installed with a magnetic ballast and T-12 lamps overheated, melting the wires and cable, causing a fire within the garage structure.
 

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