According to a statement from the Susanville Fire Department, the SFD was dispatched to 106 Robs Way for a commercial structure fire Saturday, June 18. According to the company’s website, Panda Express occupies that address. Upon arrival, flames were observed coming from the roof of the building with heavy smoke. After confirming that all occupants were out of the building, the utilities were secured and access was made to the roof with a hose line. The fire was extinguished and crews began to overhaul the area to search for a possible extension of the fire.
Damage was contained to a single roof ventilator, ventilation duct and the area of the roof near the roof ventilator.
Other units on scene included one CalFire engine, one Susan River engine, officers from the Susanville Police Department, the Lassen County Sheriffs, the California Highway Patrol, and crews from the Lassen Municipal Utility District.