At 12:15 am, Anaheim Fire & Rescue and Anaheim Police responded to the 1000 blk of N. Rosemont on a residential structure fire. While en route, additional information was received there were still occupants inside.
The first police and fire units on scene were able to escort three elderly residents from the residence. A fourth elderly male was contacted in the backyard attempting to extinguish the fire with a garden house. That individual suffered minor facial burns and was transported to a local hospital for evaluation and observation. His injuries were not life threatening and there were no reported injuries to the other residents or fire personnel.
Approximately 25 Firefighters from Anaheim Fire & Rescue and Fullerton Fire were able to extinguish the fire within 15 minutes. The fire was contained to a single bedroom and its contents. The cause of the fire is under investigation. A damage estimate was not immediately available.
The four elderly residents were displaced due to the fire and were assisted by the American Red Cross.