Two Firefighters Injured Battling Newport Beach Apartment Fire

By City News Service
City News Service
City News Service
September 11, 2022 Updated: September 12, 2022

NEWPORT BEACH, Calif.—Two firefighters were injured on Sept. 11 while battling a four-alarm fire at an apartment building in Newport Beach.

The firefighters were rushed to a hospital where their conditions were not immediately known, according to a Newport Beach Fire Department dispatcher.

Firefighters were dispatched at 10:30 a.m. to 200 Promontory Drive West, she said, adding that it was unclear what time the fire was knocked down.

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An apartment fire burns in Newport Beach, Calif., on Sept. 11, 2022. (Courtesy of Elizabeth Barden)

Firefighters were still at the scene Sunday afternoon conducting an extensive mop-up operation.