Residential Structure Fire - City of Daly City

On June 20, 2024, at 12:45 p.m., 7 Fire Companies, 5 Chief Officers,1 Breathing Support Unit and 3 Fire Investigators responded to a residential structure fire at 534 Verducci Drive, in the City of Daly City.


The first arriving fire company found smoke and heavy fire coming from a two-story single-family residence. Firefighters made entry and began search and rescue operations throughout the home but found no occupants. Simultaneously using hose lines firefighters were able to knock the fire down and protected other adjacent homes and personal property. The residents were able to evacuate prior to the arrival of fire companies. with one resident treated on scene by firefighter paramedics minor for smoke inhalation with no medical transport.


The incident caused moderate to major fire and smoke damage to the home displacing those living at the location. The American Red Cross is providing for living accommodations.

Fire companies remained on scene for over four hours checking for fire extension, while also conducting salvage and overhaul operations.


The cause of the incident is currently under investigation by North County Fire Authority, Fire Prevention Division, Investigations Section.


One resident was treated on scene by firefighter paramedics with minor smoke inhalation but was not transported. Also, one firefighter was treated for a minor injury and transported to the hospital for further evaluation and was later released.


North County Fire Authority wants to remind everyone of the importance of installing and maintaining smoke alarms. Working smoke alarms increase your chances of surviving a home fire by 50%. And to always discard smoking materials into noncombustible containers.

Contact

(650) 991-8138
[email protected]

Location

North County Fire Authority Headquarters
10 Wembley Drive
Daly City, CA 94014

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