Press Release: 9 Archer Circle Structure Fire

Posted: 31-Oct-2017 Moraga-Orinda Fire District
1280 Moraga Way
Moraga, CA  94556
Contact: Dennis Rein, Public Information Officer
Release Date:  October 30 2017


MORAGA - Just after 0519 on Monday, 10/30/2017, Moraga-Orinda Fire units were called to 9 Archer Circle in Moraga. The first arriving fire engine found a fully involved single story residence. Crews confined the fire to structure of origin. A total of forty one Firefighters from the Moraga-Orinda Fire District and Contra Costa County Fire Protection District, AMR and Moraga Police Department responded to the incident. The fire was declared under control at 0554. 


Two people were impacted by the incident and displaced
One major injury and transported to John Muir Hospital Walnut Creek by Moraga-Orinda Fire District
Estimated total loss of $1,000,000.00
Cause under investigation


Moraga-Orinda Fire District crews will be on fire watch at the scene throughout the day and evening to ensure the fire does not reignite.