Nord Incident

 

 
Incident Name: Nord Incident
Incident Time:

9:00:00 a.m.

Incident Date: 9-14-2019
Incident Type: Structure Fire
Equipment Assigned: Engines 67, 66, 65, 61; Truck 65; Safety Officer; PIO; Battalions 6,4; Arson Investigator; Air and Light vehicle
Cause: Under Investigation
Structure Value Saved:  $225,000
Structure Value Lost: $200,000
Injuries: One
Total Personnel: 25

Bakersfield, CA

At 9:00 a.m. the Kern County Fire Department received reports of a structure fire at 541 Nord Avenue, Bakersfield. In route, the call was upgraded to a reinforced response due to the number of phone calls. Crews arrived on scene to find a single family home with fire venting through the roof. A second alarm was ordered to increase equipment and personnel. 

Crews made entry to the home and aggressively made an interior attack. A resident suffered smoke inhalation and received treatment on scene.

Arson Investigation Units are on scene to determine the cause of the fire. 

Assisting Agencies: Bakersfield Fire Department, KCSO, KC Building Department and PG&E, Southern California Gas, Red Cross.   

 

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