Incident number: 2019-4163
Type of emergency: Structure Fire
Incident date: 7-15-19
Alarm time: 7:21 p.m.
Address/location: 93 Lathrop Ave.
Probable cause (if known): Accidental, due to smoking
Structure type: Two-story single-family dwelling
Construction type: Wood
Location/extent of damage: Exterior front corner of porch and house
Hazardous materials involved: None
Specialized rescues: None
Vehicles involved, if any: None
Other information: Fire units Engine 2, Squad 2, Rescue 3, Engine 4, Engine 5, Truck 6, Squad 6, Car 1, Car 3 and Car 5 were toned to respond to a two-story single-family dwelling. Upon arrival, fire crews discovered a small porch fire. The owner said that a neighbor used an extinguisher on the fire.
Fire crews performed fire control and quickly extinguished the remaining fire. Overhaul and salvage were executed. No one was injured on the fire scene. Fire crews also helped the owner secure the area that was open due to overhaul.