Riverside Fire Department

Buchanan Fire Initial Report

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Incident Name: Buchanan Incident

Date Reported: 07/05/2019

Time Reported: 0927 Hours

Incident Location: 3663 Buchanan Ave, Riverside, CA

Ward #: Ward 6 Perry

Type of Incident: Structure Fire

Incident Number: 19019803

Control Time: 0958 Hours

Fatalities: 0

Critical: 0

Moderate: 0

Minor: 0

Non Injury: 0

Displaced Persons:

Loss: A complete loss

Save: 0


  • Cause under investigation
  • Evacuations: 2

    Evacuation Comments:

    Resources Assigned

    Chief Officer(s): 1

    Engine Companies: 5

    Truck Companies: 1

    Squad(s): 1

    Ambulance(s): 1

    Firefighter(s): 26

    Safety Officer(s): 0

    Public Information Officer(s): 0

    Fire Investigator(s): 1

    Overhead Personnel: 0

    Mutual Aid:

    Specialized Equipment:

  • Breathing Support
  • EOC: 0

    Utilities: Yes

    Red Cross:

    Percent (%) Contained or Completed:

    Total (%) of Perimeter that will be Contained:

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    Current Situation

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    The City of Riverside Fire Department is currently working a structure fire at the 3600 Block of Buchanan Ave at the Village Riverside Mobile Home Park. Upon arrival fire crews noted one double-wide mobile home fully involved in fire. The residents had evacuated the residence without injury. Additional fire units were dispatched to assist with the fire and any exposures in the area. The fire was brought under control in about 30 minutes but the mobile home was a complete loss. 2 residents have been displaced as a result of the fire but no injuries to residents or firefighters have been noted. An investigation is ongoing as to the cause and origin of the fire.

    Assisting Aid Agencies

    Incident Commander: BC Jeff DeLaurie

    Prepared By: BC Thomas Jay

    Date / Time Posted: 07/05/2019 1030 Hours

    Information Center: 951.826.5321