Incident Report

Kern County Fire Department

Nathan Goossens

Woodrow Incident
DATE: May 17, 2023
TIME: 05:42

Incident Number


Incident tYPE

Residential Structure Fire
Location: 611 Woodrow Ave
Closest Community: Oildale
Cause: Under Investigation

Incident Narrative

Oildale, CA., Wednesday at approximately 5:42 A.M., The Kern County Fire Department and Bakersfield Fire Department responded to a residential structure fire in the 600 block of Woodrow Ave. When units arrived on scene, heavy smoke was seen coming from the back of the structure. Crews pulled an attack hose off of the engine, entered the structure and started fighting the fire. At approximately 6:20 A.M. the fire was knocked down. Crews remained on scene for approximately one hour to mop up and extinguish all last hot spots. There were no injuries to fire service personnel or civilians.


Injuries: 0
Fatalities: 0

Property Lost/Saved

Estimated Value LOSS: $100,000
Estimated Value SAVED: $10,000

KCFD Equipment Assigned

Engines: 63,64
Patrols: None
Trucks: 65
Specialty Equipment: Battalion 6, Arson Unit 6, Safety 4, PIO

Total Personnel


Assisting Agencies

Bakersfield City Fire Department

On Call Fire Information Officer

Phone: 1-661-330-0133

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