Structure Fire - City of Brisbane

On February 23, 2024, at 4:11 p.m., 6 Fire Companies, 2 Chief Officers, and 2 Fire Investigators responded to a residential structure fire at 237 Mariposa Street in the City of Brisbane.


The first arriving fire company found smoke and fire coming from a two-story single-family residence. Firefighters made entry and began search and rescue operations throughout the home finding no trapped occupants and simultaneously using hose lines firefighters were able knock the fire down and prevent any damage to surrounding property or exposures. The residents at home at the time of the fire were able to self-evacuate and four were evaluated by firefighter paramedics and did not require further medical treatment, while one occupant was transported to a hospital for smoke inhalation.


The incident caused major fire and smoke damage to the residence, displacing a total of 8 people who were able to find accommodations and did not need assistance.


Fire companies remained on scene for over four hours checking for fire extension, while also conducting salvage and overhaul operations. There were no injuries to firefighters or other members of the public and the cause of the fire is under investigation by the North County Fire Authority, Fire Prevention Division, Investigation Section.


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%.

Contact

(650) 991-8138
[email protected]

Location

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

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