Lexington Incident

Incident Name: Lexington Incident
Incident Time: 11:11:00 p.m.
Incident Date: 4-21-2017
Incident Location: 1900 block of Lexington Street
Incident Type: Structure Fire
Equipment Assigned:

Engines 37, 34, 33, 31, 32, 36, 66, 63; Trucks 65, 41; USAR 61; Safety Officer 4; Battalions 3, 6; Prevention 11; PIO 2

Personnel: 26

 

Bakersfied,  CA

At approximately 22:11 the Kern County Fire Department received multiple calls for a structure fire in the 1900 Block of Flower Street. A reinforced structure response was started.


The first engine arrived on scene to a property with three abandon structures, two structures were fully involved. A nearby resident was on the roof of one structure with a garden hose and had to be rescued. Crews made an aggressive attack on the fire and full containment was made in 15 minutes. A primary and secondary search was conducted and was all clear. There were no injuries to firefighters as a result of this fire. 

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

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