Nudgent Incident

Incident Name: Nudgent Incident
Incident Time: 04:07:00 p.m.
Incident Date: 2-6-2018
Incident Type: Structure Fire
Equipment Assigned: Engines 17, 14; Safety 1;  Battalion 1; PIO 2; Arson Unit
Cause: Under Investigation
Injuries: One
Structure Value Lost: $100,000
Total Personnel: 17

Boron,  CA

At approximately 4:00 P.M. the Kern County Fire Department received multiple calls for a structure fire in the 2700 block of  Nudgent Street. The first arriving unit encountered an approximately 1000 square foot structure with smoke and flames coming from the front of the house. Crews were advised of a possible victim inside the structure and prepared for rescue. Upon entry crews were faced with heavy smoke and flames. There was 1 civilian fatality. There were no personnel injured. This fire is currently under investigation. Crews remained on scene to extensively mop-up.

Assisting Agencies: Edwards AFB, PG&E, SoCal Edison, KC Coroner, Cal City Fire






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