BERKELEY (CBS SF) – A man who died in an apartment fire in Berkeley early Tuesday morning was a longtime professor at the University of San Francisco.
Andrew Goodwin, 56, died in a two-alarm fire that was reported at 1:38 a.m. at an apartment building at 2431 Oregon St., near Telegraph Avenue, Berkeley fire Acting Deputy Chief Avery Webb said.
Responding firefighters learned there might still be someone inside the building, and forced entry to a third-floor unit, where they found Goodwin, Webb said.
Goodwin was transported to Alta Bates Summit MedicalCenter, where he later died, according to the AlamedaCounty coroner’s bureau.
The fire was controlled at 2:08 a.m.