Oceanside CA— This afternoon, February 1, 2021 just before 2:30pm, Oceanside Fire Department units responded to a structure fire near downtown at 1507 Dubuque Street.
Engine 211 (E211) arrived on scene approximately four minutes after dispatch and reported a working structure fire with heavy smoke and called for an upgraded response. This added an additional fire engine and chief officer.
E211 connected to a fire hydrant and pulled hose lines into the two-story home for fire attack. Initial reports stated that there possibly were two residents still in the home. E211 declared an “all-clear” twenty minutes after their arrival.
The fire was under control within thirty minutes and declared fully contained and out after ninety minutes.
Six residents were displaced and Red Cross was called to provide shelter support to the family.
The fire is currently under investigation. No civilians or fire personnel were injured during the incident.