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Front Street Incident

Resources Used: Engine 11, Truck 11, Engine 14, Engine 15, Engine 16, Water Tender 16, Battalion 1 and Investigator 1
Number of Personnel: 

21

On November 1, 2017 at 1730 hours, Engine 11 responded to a vegetation fire reported at the corner of Burbank Boulevard and Front Street. Engine 11 arrived on scene and reported a well-established fire of approximately 1/4 acre burning in ornamental vegetation at the intersection’s southwest corner. Engine 14 secured a water supply and assisted Engine 11 in attacking the fire. Engine 16 attacked two spot fires on the north side of Burbank Boulevard inside the cloverleaf onramp to the I-5 South freeway. Engine 15 assisted with a water shuttle and the fire attack. Also, Truck 11 responded with Water Tender 16. Knock down was declared at 1810 hours and Investigator 1 arrived on scene. There were no firefighter or civilian injuries and no damage to structures. The Burbank Police Department secured traffic in the area. The Public Works Department repaired a traffic light that was damaged by the fire. All units cleared the incident at 2100 hours.

Closer View of the Fire at Burbank Boulevard and Front Street

Fire at Burbank Boulevard and Front Street

Personnel Fighting the Fire at Burbank Boulevard and Front Street

Fire Captain Fighting the Fire at Burbank Boulevard and Front Street

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