Incident Report

Kern County Fire Department

Andrew Freeborn

Guam Incident
DATE: May 30, 2023
TIME: 12:30

Incident Number


Incident tYPE

Vehicle Fire Reinforced
Location: 1000 Block of Guam St
Closest Community: Ridgecrest
Cause: Undetermined

Incident Narrative

RIDGECREST, Calif., Tuesday afternoon, Kern County firefighters were dispatched to reports of a travel trailer fire. While responding a large column of smoke could be seen from a distance. The vehicle fire response was reinforced for additional equipment. Upon arrival, firefighters encountered a fire burning three travel trailers on two separate properties. An aggressive attack was made on the fire with a priority placed on protecting nearby threats and completing searches for victims. After a knockdown of the fire was achieved firefighters remained on scene conducting overhaul and final victim searches. No victims were found and there were no reports on scene of injuries to civilians or firefighters. The cause is unknown.


Photo by: Laura Austin, The News Review Ridgecrest


Injuries: 0
Fatalities: 0

Property Lost/Saved

Estimated Value LOSS: $0
Estimated Value SAVED: $0

KCFD Equipment Assigned

Engines: E81, E83, E84, E85
Patrols: None
Trucks: None
Specialty Equipment: Batt8

Total Personnel


Assisting Agencies

China Lake FD, CHP, KCSO

On Call Fire Information Officer

Phone: 1-661-330-0133

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