NFIRS 5.0 Element: ‘Street or Highway Name’

Definition : The street or highway name where the incident occurred.
Purpose : This field further refines the incident address. This information can also be useful for identifying local problems, such as checking for multiple incidents at the same address and checking ZIP codes or Census Tract entries.
Entry : Enter the name of the street or highway name in the space provided. The maximum number of characters available in the Street or Highway field is 30.

Element Specification

 Specification   Value 
Requirement Optional
Element Type Text – Alphanumeric or special characters. If the user has not provided information, an empty field should be transmitted.

Transactions containing ‘Street or Highway Name’

The value of this element is captured by the following transaction :

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Last Updated on May 6, 2023