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Incident Name: City Hall Incident

Date Reported: 11/04/2020

Time Reported: 2114 Hours

Incident Location: 3900 Main St, Riverside CA

Ward #: 1

Type of Incident: Water Flow

Incident Number: RIV #20-32318

Control Time: 11/04/2020 at 2230 Hours





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Displaced Persons: 0




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    Chief Officer(s): 1

    Engine Companies: 1

    Truck Companies: 1



    Firefighter(s): 7

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    Overhead Personnel: 1

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    City of Riverside Fire Department responded for a reported Fire alarm at City Hall.  Upon arrival fire crews discovered a 1 inch high pressure water pipe that had busted in the second floor bathroom.  Fire crews were able to shut down water supply to building.  Second floor and first floor of City Hall suffered significant water damage.  Fire crews performed water salvage to remove standing water from within the structure.  Sensitive electronics were moved out of harms way.  Building was left to building services to repair broken pipe and continue clean up. 

    Assisting Aid Agencies

    Incident Commander: Battalion Chief Michael Staley

    Prepared By: Battalion Chief Michael Staley

    Date / Time Posted: 11/04/2020 2241

    Information Center: 951.826.5321