San Pedro Incident

 

 
Incident Name: San Pedro Incident
Incident Time:

02:50:00 a.m.

Incident Date: 03-21-2020
Incident Type: Structure Fire
Injuries: None
Cause: Under Investigation
Equipment Assigned:

KCFD Engines 33, 34, 37, 31, 32; Battalions 3, 6; Safety 5

NKSP Engine 937

Total Personnel: 22

McFarland, CA

On March 21st at 2:50 a.m a call was received for a roof on fire at 273 San Pedro Street in McFarland. First arriving units found a structure with heavy fire coming from all sides and through the roof. The fire and hot embers were impinging upon additional structures on both sides of the building. Action was immediately taken to save the neighboring houses and account for all residents. The exposures were saved and additional units were used to knock down the main fire. Cause is believed to be accidental/possibly electrical in nature and loss is estimated at at $135,000.

Assisting Agencies:  McFarland Police Department, SoCal Gas, Edison Electric 

         

 

 

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