Date of Release: December 17, 2021
Fire Incident Number: 21-0107710
Incident Commander: Tony Hill
Incident Type: Structure Fire
Date/Time of Incident: December 17, 2021 / 03:28
Incident Location: 300 Block of Jones St, Ventura, CA
Cause/Origin: Under Investigation
Injuries Reported: None
Units Committed On-Scene: 7 Engines, 2 Support, 2 Battalion Chiefs, 1 Light and Air, 1 Ambulance
Total Fire Personnel On-Scene: 34
Agencies Involved: Ventura City Fire, Oxnard Fire, AMR, Ventura PD
Narrative: On the above date and time, Ventura City Fire Department was dispatched to a reported structure fire in a residential area. First arriving fire units found a fully involved single family home with all residents out and Ventura Police Officers evacuating adjacent homes. Firefighters initiated suppression efforts and extinguished the fire 20 minutes after arrival on scene. Two additional homes were initially threatened by the fire but were unharmed because of the fire suppression efforts.
The cause of the fire remains under investigation. 4 adults and 1 child were displaced as a result of the fire. No firefighters were injured as a result of this incident.