On North Shore Drive Suppressed

by Big Bear Fire Department


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Aerial view from Bear Mountain of structure fire on North Shore Drive  

Courtesy of Socalmountain.com    

Big Bear Lake, California ____ Tuesday May 2nd, a residential structure fire was reported before 7:30 A.M. to the Big Bear fire Department. The house is located Big Bear City in the 200 block of North Shore Drive between Myrtle and Anita streets. 

Five units from Big Bear Fire Department responded. Upon arrival, fire crews observed the small two-story, single family residence well-involved in active fire. Fire attack started on the exterior of the house; crews took approximately 45 minutes to suppress the fire.

One occupant of the home was transported to a local hospital for treatment. There were no other injuries reported.

Calfire (Forest) also responded to the structure blaze. The cause of the fire is under joint investigation with Big Bear Fire Department and San Bernardino County Bomb and Arson. 

For tips on fire safety in your home, visit our website at www.bigbearfire.org.



North Shore home engulfed in flames

Courtesy of Big Bear Sheriff’s Department


L-R: Apprentice Firefighter/EMT J. Willis,

Paid Call Firefighter W. Walthers,

Firefighter/Paramedic A. Crane, Engineer/Paramedic B. Whitmore,

Captain/Paramedic J. Curtis,

Captain/Paramedic M. Fonda

Big Bear Fire Department Firefighters

 Courtesy of Big Bear Fire Department