Niles Incident

 
Incident Name: Niles Incident
Incident Time:

08:05:00 a.m.

Incident Date: 11-23-2018
Incident Type: Structure Fire
Agencies Assigned:

Engines 41, 42; Truck 41; BC4; Breathing Support 66; PIO;  Battalion 4; Arson Unit

Bakersfield City Engines 1, 4, 6, 8; Trucks 1, 7; BCs 1, 2

Cause: Unknown
Injuries: None
Structure Value Lost: $ unknown
Structure Value Saved: $ unknown
Total Personnel: 35

Bakersfield, CA

At approximately 8:05 this morning the Kern County Fire Department received multiple calls for a building on fire. Crews arrived on scene and were faced with an approximately 5,000 square foot two storage commercial building with smoke showing from the front of the building. Crews immediately began an aggressive fire attack and conducted a primary and secondary search in the first and second floors and found no occupants inside. Firefighters worked quickly to prevent the fire from spreading to neighboring buildings.


The fire was extinguished in 15 minutes.  Cause of the fire is under investigation

Assisting Agencies: Bakersfield City Fire, Bakersfield Police Department, PG&E, and Kern County Building Department  

          

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