Riverside Fire Department

Channing Incident

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Incident Name: Channing Incident

Date Reported: 08/29/2022

Time Reported: 1832 Hours

Incident Location: 11131 Channing Drive, Riverside, CA 92505

Ward #: Ward 6 Perry

Type of Incident: Structure Fire

Incident Number: RIV #22-0029561

Control Time: 08/29/2022 at 1850 Hours

Fatalities: 0

Critical: 0

Moderate: 0

Minor: 0

Non Injury:

Displaced Persons: 7

Loss: 80000

Save: 800000


  • Failure of equipment or heat source
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    Resources Assigned

    Chief Officer(s): 1

    Engine Companies: 5

    Truck Companies: 1

    Squad(s): 1

    Ambulance(s): 1

    Firefighter(s): 26

    Safety Officer(s):

    Public Information Officer(s):

    Fire Investigator(s): 2

    Overhead Personnel:

    Mutial Aid:

    Specialized Equipment:

  • Breathing Support
  • EOC:


    Red Cross: Yes

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    Current Situation

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    On August 29th at 1832 hours the City of Riverside Fire Department was dispatched to a reported structure fire at the Sierra Pines Apartments.  The first arriving unit found heavy smoke coming from the roof of a two story apartment complex.  An aggressive fire attack was initiated, and the fire was brought under control at 1850 hours.  The fire originated in a downstairs apartment and spread through the second floor apartment and into the attic.  There were a total of 4 apartments that were damaged and deemed uninhabitable.  The loss was estimated at $80000 with a save of $800000.  The cause of the fire was a failure of powered equipment as the fire originated in a dryer duct and spread into the wall of the apartment.  The Red Cross was contacted to assist the displaced residents.  There were no injuries to civilians or fire personnel.

    Assisting Aid Agencies

    Incident Commander: Battalion Chief Garrett Coryell

    Prepared By: Battalion Chief Garrett Coryell

    Date / Time Posted: 08/30/2022 0017

    Information Center: 951.351.6102