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30 Residents Displaced At 2 Fires In San Francisco

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SAN FRANCISCO (CBS SF) — A total of 30 people were displaced by two fires in San Francisco Saturday night, including one that spread to multiple buildings in the Bayview District, fire officials said.

The Bayview fire was reported at 9:37 p.m. near the corner of Oakdale Avenue and Quint Street. The fire spread to three buildings before firefighters were able to get it under control at 11:11 p.m.

Both residential and commercial properties were affected, and 21 adults and seven children were left displaced at the end of the night.

Only minutes after getting the Bayview fire under control, firefighters were dispatched to a second fire at a residence downtown at 11:17 p.m.

KCBS’ Bob Melrose Reports:

The fire was near the intersection of California and Hyde streets, and firefighters had that fire under control at 11:42 p.m.

Two adults were displaced by the blaze. No injuries were reported in either fire.

Information about the cause of the fire and the extent of the damage was not immediately available.

(Copyright 2012 by CBS San Francisco and Bay City News Service. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed)

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