Incident Report

Kern County Fire Department
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Luke Roberts

Kern River Valley Battalion 7 Ladder Drill
DATE: October 17, 2021
TIME: 09:00

Incident Number


Incident tYPE

Rescue, Structure Fire
Location: Lake Isabella Blvd
Closest Community: Lake Isabella
Cause: Undetermined

Incident Narrative

On Sunday morning, October 17th, our Kern County Firefighters were up early performing ladder drills behind a supermarket in Lake Isabella. Ground ladders are a vital tool used on the fire ground during emergency incidents. They have many operational uses including: access/egress, search and rescue, ventilation, hose lines, and rapid intervention crews. Every Fire Engine in the Kern County Fire Department carries ladders designed for specific uses. 


Injuries: 0
Fatalities: 0

Property Lost/Saved

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

KCFD Equipment Assigned

Engines: E71, E72, E76
Patrols: _None
Trucks: _None
Specialty Equipment: _None

Total Personnel


Assisting Agencies


On Call Fire Information Officer

Phone: (661)330-0133

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