Attic Fire in Orinda

Posted: 11-Nov-2012

ORINDA, CA – On Sunday, November 11, 2012 the Moraga-Orinda Fire District (MOFD) responded to a structure fire on Camino Encinas in Orinda. The fire was reported at 6:16 in the morning. MOFD fire fighters arrived to find a fire in the attic space of the residence.

The MOFD deployed four engines, one truck, one ambulance and one chief officer. A quick response and aggressive fire attack by 17 firefighters helped extinguish the fire and prevented the fire from spreading.

Crews remained on scene to perform overhaul and provided assistance to the displaced family. No injuries were reported and the cause of the fire is under investigation.

Contact Battalion Chief Jerry Lee for further information at 925-258-4514.