Firefighters put out blaze at Oxnard medical building

oxfire01_t607About 60 firefighters from several agencies combated a four-alarm fire Sunday in a medical building in Oxnard, fire officials said.

Firefighters from Oxnard, Ventura, the county and the naval base responded to the blaze about 10:55 a.m. It took place in a two-story building consisting of dental and medical businesses near Lantana Street and West Gonzales Road, said Oxnard fire Battalion Chief Darwin Base. –Read More

Ventura City Fire Structure Fire

Residents of a large condominium complex were awakened early Friday morning to the smell of smoke from one of the trash facilities and laundry rooms. Firefighters made access through one of the gates of the complex and found a large dumpster and surrounding structure fully ablaze.

Flames from the dumpster consumed a wooden roof structure and spread into the attached laundry room. –Read More