Tag: house fire

Big Bear Lake Residence Burns Early Thursday Morning

Big Bear Lake, CA, February 5th, 2016 –  Big Bear Fire Department responded to a reported structure fire in the 300 block of Santa Clara Boulevard in Big Bear Lake at approximately 12:45 a.m. on Thursday, February 4, 2016.  Upon arrival of fire crews, active flames could be seen coming from the rear of the two-story single family residence.  Crews were able to suppress the fire quickly, attacking the interior through the front door and rear window.  The two occupants of the house were at home at the time and called 911 to report the fire.  The occupants were able to evacuate the home and...

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Help for the Victims of The Big Bear House Fire

UPDATE – December 28, 2015 – A recovery fund has also been set up for the Perez family, who were displaced from their home and lost all of their belongings in the same devastating Christmas morning fire, at GoFundMe.com. Raul Perez is the head chef at Peppercorn Grille. Big Bear, CA December 26, 2015 – The devastating fire that claimed the lives of four family members is hitting the residents of Big Bear hard.  Here is the latest on how you can help those families that lost so much on Christmas day. Monetary donations may be made at the following locations...

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House Fire on Elgin Road

Big Bear Lake, CA, September 17, 2012 – An early morning house fire today on Elgin Road is under investigation but is believed to be caused by an electrical fire.  Neighbors reported smelling smoke at 5:00am this morning but no sign of fire was visible.  Less than two hours later at 7:08am, dispatch received another call that smoke was visible from the house at 195 Elgin Road in Big Bear Lake.  Fire crews were dispatched to the scene and quickly extinguished the fire which started in the attic of the home, according to Assistant Fire Chief Mark Mills.  The home was vacant at the time of the fire.   Mills also told KBHR that residents who typically toss items in an attic can bend and break wires that can lead to...

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A Single Structure Fire Reported Today on Shay Road in Big Bear City

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