I5 and Hwy 223 Incident

Incident Name: I5 and Hwy 223 Incident
Incident Time: 06:00:00 p.m.
Incident Date: 6-16-2017
Incident Type: Water Rescue
Incident Location: South bound I5 1/2 mile south of Hwy 223 exit
Victims Rescued: 3

Equipment Assigned:

Engines 53, 55; USAR 52; Trucks 55, 65; Battalions 4, 5; Safety 5; PIO 2

Personnel: 19

 

Bakersfield,  CA

At approximately 11:07 p.m. the Kern County Fire Department received multiple calls for a structure fire in the 1500 block of Clinton Street. The first arriving unit encountered a single family residence about 30% involved. Crews aggressively attacked the fire keeping the fire contained and protecting exposures on two sides of the structure. 

One resident was awakened by sounds of the burning fire and escaped without injury. No working smoke detectors were inside the residents. Crews remained on scene to

Assisting Agencies: Delano PD, North Kern E937

         

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