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Very first incident for the newly formed Placentia Fire and Life Safety Department

By FERNANDO VILLICANA, Correspondent | July 01, 2020 | CALIFORNIA

Story No. 071320101

Placentia, CA - A young boy and father were able to escape heavy smoke produced by a kitchen fire in their apartment on Chapman Ave in the city of Placentia on July 1st at 9:00 A.M. The Fire Chief Pono VanGeison took time with the young boy who's puppy was rescued safely from the fire. The fire was quickly extinguished with no reported injuries.

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