Thursday morning



Photos Courtesy of: Big Bear Fire Department

Contained Within Minutes


January 20, 2022 9:03 A.M.

Big Bear Lake, CA___ A structure fire was reported Thursday morning located in Big Bear City, on East Barrett Way. Upon arrival of Big Bear Fire Crews observed a multi-unit residence with smoke and flames showing from the exterior. Fire Fighters immediately went into offensive fire attack mode and successfully extinguished the fire within minutes. The occupants of the residence self-evacuated prior to arrival of Big Bear Fire crews.  

The structure fire required all units from the Big Bear Fire Department to respond with assistance from San Bernardino County Big Bear Station Sheriff Deputies. Big Bear Fire Battalion Chief Brian Parham was on-scene and in-command of the response.  

 Cause of the fire is under investigation by Big Bear Fire Department.

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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.