Structure Fire at 524 Moraga Way

Posted: 19-Nov-2018 Just before 4:00 AM on Sunday, November 18, Moraga-Orinda Fire units were called to 524 Moraga Way in Orinda for a reported structure fire. The first arriving unit found a single family residence heavily involved with fire showing and immediately went into rescue mode. 

A total of nine engines responded to the scene and the fire was controlled at 5:08 AM. Firefighters from the Moraga-Orinda Fire District were assisted by units from Contra Costa County Fire at the scene. 

There is one confirmed fatality. Two additional occupants and one firefighter suffered burn injuries and have been transported to hospitals. The cause of the fire is under investigation.