Tuesday, December 6, 2016
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Victorville Fire Leaves Home Uninhabitable

VICTORVILLE-(VVNG.com): At about 8:44 p.m. on Sunday, November 29th the San Bernardino County Firefighters were dispatched to the 15100 block of Haddington way for a residential structure fire. Firefighters arrived to heavy smoke and fire confined to the fireplace and attic. Three occupants of the home self-evacuated prior to the arrival of the firefighters.

A total of three engines and one truck responded to the fire. The response included twelve firefighters and one battalion chief who were able to fully extinguish the fire within a half hour of their arrival. San Bernardino County Fire Department Spokesperson, Tracey Martinez said that the home sustained approximately $20,000 in damages and is uninhabitable at this time.

The cause of the fire is currently under investigation , but according to scanner traffic it is believed to have started in the fireplace of the home.

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