updated: Jan 15, 2013, 8:39 AM
Source: Ventura Fire Department
Date: January 14, 2013
Incident Number: 13-0003018
Information Contact: Tony Hill, Battalion Chief
Incident Type: Structure Fire
Date/Time of Incident: January 14, 2013 / 21:01 hrs.
Incident Location: 100 Block E. Santa Clara St
Cause: Suspicious and remains under investigation
Number of Personnel: 14
Fire Equipment: 3 Engine Companies, 1 Truck Company, 1 Command
Agencies Involved: Ventura City Fire Department, Ventura Police Department
Damage Estimate: $100,000 Structure
Fire Protection Systems Present: None
Narrative: On the above date and time, the Ventura City Fire Department responded to a report of a
fence on fire in the 100 block of East Main Street. Upon arrival Firefighters found a public restroom fully
involved in fire. Firefighters extinguished the blaze while protecting adjacent structures, and searched
the facility ensuring that all occupants were out. Damage to the bathroom facility was extensive and
included: sinks, bathroom stalls, tile walls, deep charring to the roof structure, plumbing, and electrical.
The cause of the fire remains under investigation by both Ventura City Fire and Police Departments. No
injuries were reported as a result of this incident.
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