2-alarm apartment building for fire damage in the Mission District of San Francisco – CBS San Francisco


SAN FRANCISCO (CBS SF) – Residents, including young children and babies, were forced to quickly evacuate a commercial and apartment building in the San Francisco Mission District on Friday evening as flames erupted on the second floor.

San Francisco Deputy Fire Chief Brook Baker said crews encountered smoke and flames coming out of the building at 3906 Mission Street when they arrived at the scene around 10:30 p.m.

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As crews rushed into the building to bring fire hoses up to the second floor, they encountered residents fleeing the building.

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“The first company arrived on the scene and immediately led a queue to the second floor,” he said. “While they were putting everything in place, we evacuated occupants with babies and children.”

No injuries were reported, but a dog died in the blaze.

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The Red Cross assisted the 13 residents displaced by the fire. One cause of the fire remains under investigation.


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