Fire on Brannan St. in Ventura

At approximately 10:23am a passerby on Brannan St. in East Ventura notified the Fire Command Center that black smoke was pouring from a window of a single story single family residence and it was unknown if anyone was inside. Fire personnel arrived on scene and forced open the door to the residence and commenced a fire attack.

The fire was located in a bathroom off the master bedroom. The fire engulfed items within the bathroom and blew out the window. Firefighters knocked down the fire in approximately 12 minutes. A search of the home was made and a dog and cat were located trapped inside a room and were brought to safety. No one was home at the time of the fire.

Firefighters coordinated with building and safety to determine the final disposition of the home, and the owner of the residence was contacted. The estimated damage to the structure was approximately five to ten thousand dollars and personal losses were estimated to be two thousand. The cause of the fire remains under investigation.

 

Photo Credits: Ventura City Fire Department


Get Citizensjournal.us Headlines free  SUBSCRIPTION. Keep us publishing – DONATE

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *