Riverside Fire Department

Limerick Incident

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Incident Name: Limerick Incident

Date Reported: 03/01/2020

Time Reported: 1616 Hours

Incident Location: 1600 Block of Limerick St, Riverside, CA 92504

Ward #: N/A

Type of Incident: Structure Fire

Incident Number: RIV #20-006680

Control Time: 2018 Hours

Fatalities: 0

Critical: 0

Moderate: 0

Minor: 0

Non Injury:

Displaced Persons:




  • Cause under investigation
  • Evacuations:

    Evacuation Comments:

    Resources Assigned

    Chief Officer(s): 2

    Engine Companies: 6

    Truck Companies: 0


    Ambulance(s): 0

    Firefighter(s): 24

    Safety Officer(s):

    Public Information Officer(s):

    Fire Investigator(s):

    Overhead Personnel:

    Mutual Aid:

  • Mutual Aid Provided
  • Specialized Equipment:

  • Breathing Support
  • EOC:

    Utilities: 1

    Red Cross: 1

    Percent (%) Contained or Completed: 100

    Total (%) of Perimeter that will be Contained:

    Incident Size Acreage:

    Current Situation

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    The City of Riverside Fire Department responded to a request for mutual aid on the 1600 block of Limerick Street in Home Gardens at approximately 4:16 PM.  The request was made for Engine 12 and Breathing Support 5, Battalion 2 also responded as an agency representative.  The assistance was needed for a large two story single family home.  The fire originated in the garage of the home but quickly spread to the attic and multiple concealed void spaces.  The fire was brought under control at approximately 6:45 PM with the last Riverside unit released at 8:15 PM.

    Assisting Aid Agencies

    Incident Commander: Battalion 3111 Scoville

    Prepared By: Scott Wilson

    Date / Time Posted: 03/01/2020 @ 2141 Hours

    Information Center: 951.826.5321