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Structure Fire - 1215 Broadway
Posted Date: 11/26/2012

What-Nature of Event:

Structure fire

When-Time and Date:

11/20/12 @ 2:49 AM

Where-Address of Event:

1215 Broadway

Who-Owner / Occupant:


Describe the Event:

At 2:49 AM Santa Cruz responded for a report of a structure fire at 1215 Broadway. Upon arrival crews found a detached pool house on fire. The pool house was in the middle of a flag lot adjacent to wooden fencing and multiple structures. Crews completed full extinguishment, finishing what a resident had started with a garden hose prior to their arrival. Fire crews then checked for any fire extension within the structure. Crews had the fire under control within minutes of arriving but remained on scene for approximately one hour doing overhaul and investigation.


Agencies Involved:

Santa Cruz Fire, Central Fire, AMR, & Santa Cruz Police

Number of Apparatus:

4 Engines,1 Truck, & 1 Battalion Chief


Number of Firefighters:


16  Firefighters


Estimated Loss & Save


$9,000 Loss. $60,000 Saved.


Additional Information:


After investigation it was determined that the fire cause was electrical.



Fire Battalion Chief Jason Hajduk