For Immediate Release
April 28, 2021
San Gabriel Mission Fire Update
San Gabriel, CA On Tuesday, May 4, 2021, members of the San Gabriel Fire Department, the Verdugo Fire Investigation Task Force and the Los Angeles Archdiocese will hold a news conference to provide an update on the investigation of the fire that occurred last summer at the San Gabriel Mission.

The fire, which broke out at 4:21 a.m. on July 11, 2020, grew to a four-alarm incident and left the Mission with catastrophic fire damage to the choir loft, attic and roof.

When: May 4, 2021 at 12 noon.

Where: San Gabriel Mission, 428 S. Mission Drive, San Gabriel, CA. 91776

Who: Members of the San Gabriel Fire Department and the Verdugo Fire Investigation Task Force and representatives of the Los Angeles Archdiocese

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Media inquiries:
Captain Antonio Negrete
Public Information Officer
San Gabriel Fire Department
Phone: 626.425.2259
San Gabriel Fire Department

1303 S. Del Mar Avenue
San Gabriel, CA 91776