San Pedro Incident

Incident Name: San Pedro Incident
Incident Time: 10:24:00 a.m.
Incident Date: 4-26-2017
Incident Location: 100 block of San Pedro Street
Incident Type: Structure Fire
Equipment Assigned:

KCFD Engines 33, 34, 37, 32, 335; Battalions 3 & 6; Safety Officer

North Kern State Prison Engine 937

Personnel: 21


McFarland,  CA

At 10:26 am on Wednesday, firefighters were dispatched to a report of a house on fire in the 100-block of San Pedro Street in McFarland. Upon arrival E33 was faced with a working fire in the bedroom of a single story, 1200 square foot residence. Crews initiated an interior attack and search while other crews ventilated and protected the exposure next door. The fire was controlled with minimal structural damage but the building did have extensive heat damage throughout the home and will be temporarily uninhabitable. No one was home at the time and two adults will be displaced. Damage estimated at $83,500. Cause appears to be accidental, possibly due to old electrical wiring in the home.



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