July 4, 2017 > No injuries reported in Milpitas structure fire
No injuries reported in Milpitas structure fire
Submitted By Milpitas Fire Department
In the early evening of Thursday, June 29 the Milpitas Fire Department responded to a report of a fire alarm going off in a commercial building on Ames Avenue in the southern portion of the city.
Six minutes after the 6:31 p.m. report Engine Company E86 arrived at the scene where smoke was reported coming out from under a roll top door of a private business. Fire department officials then initiated a full alarm assignment for help.
Arriving firefighters extinguished the blaze at 7:11 p.m. Officials said the fire was contained to a 15-by-15-foot area used to store equipment and materials used by the building. The building was unoccupied when the fire alarm went off; there were no injuries.
There was no estimated loss to the business immediately reported. The cause of the blaze is under investigation.