ANAHEIM, CA – (February 13, 2017) – Anaheim Fire & Rescue responded to the Mickey and Friends parking structure around 4:37 pm regarding a vehicle fire. The first units on scene reported heavy smoke and several vehicles fully involved in flames on the second level of the structure. Firefighters quickly attacked the fire and obtained knock down in less than 30 minutes.
Eight vehicles suffered extensive damage and another one to three vehicles had minor damage from the radiant heat. The Mickey and Friends parking structure was evacuated for approximately three hours while the smoke was cleared from the structure.
Seven Disney cast members reported symptoms of smoke inhalation, four of whom were transported to local hospitals with non-life threatening injuries.
While the exact cause of the fire remains under investigation, foul play is not suspected. The loss is estimated to be approximately $180,000 for the vehicles and contents. For additional updates follow us on Twitter and Facebook at @AnaheimPD and @AnaheimFire.