10:26 AM: A fire that injured two people in San Francisco’s Bayview District early this morning is being considered accidental, a fire department spokeswoman said.
The one-alarm fire was reported at about 2 a.m. at a two-story home in the 1000 block of Hollister Avenue.
Firefighters arrived and extinguished the blaze by 2:20 a.m., a fire dispatcher said.
Two people were taken to the hospital to be treated for smoke inhalation, fire department spokeswoman Mindy Talmadge said. She did not know the extent of the victims’ injuries.
The fire started on the lower level of the two-story home, and although the exact cause has not been determined, it is not considered suspicious, Talmadge said.
An estimate of the damage caused by the blaze was not immediately available, she said.
Dan McMenamin, Bay City News
5:32 AM: Two adults were taken to a hospital for smoke inhalation after a fire in San Francisco this morning, a fire dispatcher said.
Firefighters responded to the one-alarm blaze at a two-story home at 1059 Hollister Ave. at around 2 a.m.
The fire was under control by 2:20 a.m., a fire dispatcher said.
The cause of the fire is under investigation.