Riverside Fire Department

Glasgow Incident

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Incident Name: Glasgow Incident

Date Reported: 08/16/2023

Time Reported: 2237

Incident Location: 3460 Glasgow Circle, Riverside, CA 92504

Ward #: Ward 6 Perry

Type of Incident: Structure Fire

Incident Number: RIV #23-027715

Control Time: 08/16/2023 at 2259 Hours

Fatalities: 0




Non Injury:

Displaced Persons: 3

Loss: 300,000

Save: 250,000


  • Cause undetermined after investigation
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    Chief Officer(s): 1

    Engine Companies: 4

    Truck Companies: 1

    Squad(s): 1

    Ambulance(s): 1

    Firefighter(s): 21

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    Public Information Officer(s): 0

    Fire Investigator(s): 1

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    Red Cross: Red Cross Responded

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    Current Situation

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    On August 16th, at 2237 hours, the City of Riverside Fire Department responded to a structure fire on the 3400 block of Glasgow Circle.  The first arriving unit found a working garage fire with extension into the living quarters and an aggressive fire attack was initiated.  The home sustained major damage, as the fire spread into the attic space and the living area. The residents were able to safely exit the home along with a few pets.  There were no firefighter or civilian injuries. The cause of the fire is under investigation.  The Red Cross assisted with locating temporary housing for the displaced family.

    Assisting Aid Agencies

  • AMR
  • Red Cross

  • Incident Commander: Fire Captain Matt Stibal

    Prepared By: Matt Stibal

    Date / Time Posted: 08/17/2023 0158

    Information Center: 951.826.5321