|Incident Name:||Coso Incident|
|Incident Time:||3:47:00 p.m.|
|Incident Location:||400 Block of West Coso Avenue|
|Incident Type:||Structure Fire|
Engines 73, 74, 75, 77;
At 3:47 this afternoon, the Kern County Fire Department responded to reports of a house on fire. A reinforced structure response was started by dispatchers. Initial reports stated a possible victim inside. The first arriving firefighters were faced with heavy smoke and fire coming form a door and several windows. Crews made entry to search for a victim and were able to make a quick knockdown on the fire. Property and content damage is estimated at $75,000. Unfortunately, three animals perished in the fire. The owner was not home at the time of the incident.
Assisting Agencies: China Lake NAWS, Ridgecrest PD