CITY OF SANTA MONICA | FIRE DEPARTMENT | BILL WALKER, FIRE CHIEF
July 26, 2016
Dale Hallock, PIO/Administrative Captain
Santa Monica Fire Department
333 Olympic Drive
Santa Monica, CA 90401
P. 310-458-6525, C. (424) 280-6400
July 22, 2016, Santa Monica Firefighters answered a request from the Los
Fire Department for Immediate need Mutual Aid, to assist with
the battle against the Sand Fire.
The Fire began Friday after a day of
extremely warm temperatures. The 2 Engine Companies,
comprised of 8
firefighters, returned to Santa Monica at 10:00 PM Monday evening. The Santa
Strike Team assisted in the fire fight in the areas of Kagel Canyon, Bear
Divide, Soledad Canyon, and Acton.
Santa Monica Firefighters responded with a
team comprised of Firefighters from Santa Monica, Beverly Hills,
City. Santa Monica Fire Department belongs to a Statewide system, that
facilitates Mutual Aid.
Fire Departments offer aid to their
neighbors, and in turn have help available to them when emergencies