April 16, 2024
Fireplace crews work on the Imperial Avenue construction fireplace. Photograph credit score: OnScene.TV

An deserted single-story constructing caught fireplace in Lincoln Park Saturday, with no accidents or evacuations reported.

Crews have been dispatched round 8:40 a.m. to a constructing the place heavy smoke had been noticed on Imperial Avenue west of Euclid Avenue, in accordance with the San Diego Fireplace-Rescue Division.

“They rapidly put the fireplace out and prevented it from spreading to the complete construction,” the division reported.

Officers stated that the fireplace began in a again bed room. Nobody was injured, and nobody was inside when crews arrived.

The trigger was unknown, however the flames trigger an estimated $150,000 in damages, the division stated.

A complete of 33 personnel have been assigned to the fireplace, together with one truck, 5 engines and one medic. Nationwide Metropolis firefighters assisted SDFD.

OnScene.TV reported that the broken construction was in a grouping of three properties utilized by squatters the place fires have repeatedly damaged out.

– Metropolis Information Service