Piute Incident

Incident Name: Piute Incident
Incident Time: 2:56:00 am
Incident Date: 01-10-2015
Incident Location: 113 Piute Street, Bodfish
Incident Type: Structure Fire
Resources Used: Engines 72,71,76, 378; Patrol 72; Battalion 7; Arson 3, 6; Info 1
 Personnel  16


Structure Fire - 113 Piute Street, Bodfish

Just before 3:00 AM this morning, the Kern County Fire Department received a call for a single-wide mobile home that was fully involved in flames in the 100 block of Piute Street in Bodfish, CA. The first arriving crew deployed hose-lines to protect nearby structures. With the arrival of additional crews, firefighters were able to extinguish the fire in approximately thirty minutes. During a search of the structure, a deceased body was found. Fire Investigators were called to the scene and the cause of the fire is under investigation. No other persons were harmed or displaced by the fire, and it is unknown if there was a working smoke alarm in the residence.

Assiting Agencies: Kern County Sheriffs Office, Southern California Edison




























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