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Oakdale-Riverbank Fire Calls 9-15-21
fire calls

The following is a listing of some of the local calls for service involving the Modesto Fire Department, which staffs Stations 27 and 28 in Oakdale; and the Stanislaus Consolidated Fire Department, covering the Riverbank area.

Calls were logged during the time period of Tuesday, Sept. 7 through Monday, Sept. 13. Days not listed had no reports of significant incidents in this area.



Weekly command staff meeting.

Crews performed Monday apparatus checks and station maintenance.

Grass-19 remains assigned to the Caldor Incident assisting with homeowners coming back to their homes and patrolling for hotspots.



Engine 27, 28 and Battalion Chief 5 participated in the opening ceremonies for the Oakdale Soccer Club and the September 11th Remembrance Ceremony

Engine 27 participated in a public education event

8:43 a.m. – Engine 28, Engine 27 and BC5 responded to a potential structure fire in the City of Oakdale. Engine 28 located and isolated a small gas leak inside the residence.



Personnel deployed to the Caldor Fire continued to improve control lines and mop up as they prepared for a storm front that brought additional dry lightning strikes. All members are doing well.



8:36 p.m. – Stanislaus Engine 26, Modesto Engine 7, Truck 5 and Battalion Chief 5 were dispatched to a potential structure fire in the 6000 block of Howard Avenue in the City of Riverbank. Stanislaus Engine 26 arrived to find nothing showing and began to investigate. Crews located a smoldering fire in the attic space of the residence. The fire was quickly contained and extinguished by responding companies.