Riverside Fire Department

Witt Incident

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Incident Name: Witt Incident

Date Reported: 03/02/2020

Time Reported: 1537 Hours

Incident Location: 4288 Witt

Ward #: Ward 1 Edwards

Type of Incident: Structure Fire

Incident Number: RIV #20-006763

Control Time: 03/02/2020 at 1615 hours

Fatalities: 0

Critical: 1



Non Injury:

Displaced Persons: 3

Loss: 60000

Save: 465000


  • Cause under investigation
  • Evacuations: 0

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    Resources Assigned

    Chief Officer(s): 1

    Engine Companies: 4

    Truck Companies: 1

    Squad(s): 1

    Ambulance(s): 1

    Firefighter(s): 20

    Safety Officer(s):

    Public Information Officer(s):

    Fire Investigator(s): 3

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    Specialized Equipment:



    Red Cross: 2

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    The City of Riverside Fire Department responded for an explosion and resulting fire within a single family residence. One male victiim injured as result of fire and transported to Burn Center.  Fire crews made aggressive fire attack and limited damage to garage and attic.  Cause of fire is under investigation.

    Assisting Aid Agencies

  • AMR
  • Red Cross

  • Incident Commander: Michael Staley

    Prepared By: Michael Staley

    Date / Time Posted: 03/02/2020 2000

    Information Center: 951.826.5321