Noon Tuesday Alarm Call Went Out to

BIG BEAR Department


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Tuesday January 18, 2018 Big Bear Fire Department was alerted of a structure fire at in Erwin Lake by a neighbor that saw smoke coming single-story from a home, located near Oak Road. Several units and firefighters responded immediately from local departments. 

Once firefighters quickly knocked down the fire, assured there were no residents at home and cleared smoke, they established that a floor heater had ignited the carpet on fire. Because of the early response, the damage estimate was determined minimal.  


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About Big Bear Fire Department:

Big Bear Fire Authority was formed under a Joint Powers Agreement in 2012 combining Big Bear Lake Fire Protection District and Big Bear City Fire Department, now commonly known as Big Bear Fire Department. Since its inception, Big Bear Fire Department is committed to providing Big Bear Valley with professional fire, medical and emergency services “Protecting Lives and Property,” with timely response to fire and medical emergencies.