20th Street Incident

Incident Name: 20th Street Incident
Incident Time: 10:22:00 p.m.
Incident Date: 1-22-2018
Incident Type: Structure Fire
Equipment Assigned: Engines 34, 37, 33, 31, 335, 937; Breathing Support 66; Battalions 3, 6; PIO 2
Cause: Under Investigation
Total Personnel: 21

Delano,  CA

At approximately 10:22 p.m. the Kern County Fire Department received a call for smoke coming from a residence at the 1700 block of 20th Street in Delano. Upon arrival crews found heavy smoke and fire coming from a bedroom near the middle of the house. Crews made an aggressive interior attack while other crews ventilated the roof to allow smoke and super-heated air to flow out of the building. The fire cause appears to be accidental and is under investigation. There was a $75,000 loss to the building with a $100,000 save.

Assisting Agencies: Gas Co., SCE Electric, Delano Police Dept. and Delano Building Dept.

       

    

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