10 AM: A fire at San Francisco’s Pier 41 early this morning damaged part of the small Forbes Island restaurant, which is accessibly only by boat, a fire department spokeswoman said.

The fire was reported at 2:54 a.m. at a structure near the main restaurant at the end of Pier 41, fire spokeswoman Mindy Talmadge said.


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Crews arrived by fireboat and had the blaze under control at 4:11 a.m., Talmadge said.

She said the area affected by the fire was a reception area where patrons order drinks before entering the main dining room.

Restaurant officials were not immediately available this morning to comment on how the fire will affect operations there.

Sasha Lekach, Bay City News

4:23 AM: Firefighters responded to a report of a blaze at San Francisco’s Pier 41 this morning, according to fire officials.

At about 3 a.m., fire officials received a report of a fire at the Pier 41 ferry terminal.

Firefighters responded to Pier 41, located at Embarcadero and Powell Street, just west of Pier 39.

Hannah Albarazi, Bay City News

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