Donalda Incident

Incident Name: Donalda Incident
Incident Time:

06:25:00 p.m.

Incident Date: 11-24-2018
Incident Type: Structure Fire
Agencies Assigned:

Engines 71, 72, 378, 335, 336, 45; Battalion 7; Safety PIO

Cause: Undetermined
Injuries: None
Structure Value Lost: $10,000
Structure Value Saved: $150,000
Total Personnel: 20

Kernville, CA

At approximately 6:25 p.m. this evening the Kern County Fire Department responded to reports of a house fire in the 1 block of Donalda Court in Kernville, Ca. the first crew arrived on scene and reported a garage fire threatening the main home. Occupants were found to have evacuated the home before the fire crew arrival. The crew made an aggressive fire attack. The fire was contained to the garage, a primary and secondary search were completed. Crews did a great job keeping the fire out of the main home. It took approximately 15 minutes to get a complete knock down on the fire, and no injuries were reported. 

The cause of the fire is undetermined at this time.

The Kern County Fire Department would like to remind all residents to make sure they are maintaining the defensible space by keeping the vegetation cut down on their property and around their structures. 

Assisting Agencies: Building Department and utilities company.


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