ANTELOPE, Calif. (KTXL) — A fire engulfed an Antelope household Sunday afternoon. 

“We assumed we had been heading to have much more than one framework associated,” said Metropolitan Fire of Sacramento Battalion Main John Graf. 

The swift operate of hearth crews, nonetheless, stopped that from happening even as the hearth experimented with every thing to unfold, like heading up a pine tree. 

“Flames were claimed 20-30 ft out all windows on the 2nd flooring,” Graf mentioned. 

Graf states they dealt with a several issues in putting the hearth out. The most apparent problem was the triple-digit heat.

“Hydration. You simply cannot undervalue the significance of that,” Graf mentioned. 

A rehab unit was established up as crews ended up cycled as a result of, but Graf says it does not subject how numerous yrs a individual is a firefighter — They hardly ever get utilised to the warmth. 

“The greatest point you can do is hydrating many times prior to the fire, being in superior physic form. When you appear to work, you are rested as achievable,” Graf claimed. 

The other problem firefighters confronted was inside of the house. 

“They experienced matters piled up, carts and crates ended up packaged up. That did hinder firefighting initiatives on the 2nd ground,” Graf said. 

Graf claims men and women were being in the method of moving out. 

“Crews had been owning a rough time pulling hose traces as a result of the residence,” Graf discussed. 

At just one place, some of the product fell onto firefighters, Graf claims. He endorses not piling items up and also staying further mindful this summer months. 

“With the elevated temperatures, be fire risk-free,” Graf said. 

One particular firefighter was wounded through that hearth. It’s not know how they were wounded.