The fire that destroyed a six-story apartment project in San Francisco’s Mission Bay neighborhood last March started accidentally, according to a preliminary report released this morning by the San Francisco Fire Department.
San Francisco fire crews were on scene Thursday at the site of Tuesday’s massive apartment-complex fire in Mission Bay as they attempt to stabilize what’s left of the structure so arson investigators can get inside.
Fire investigators on Wednesday were looking into whether welding work was to blame for a massive blaze that barreled through an apartment building construction site, threatening nearby structures and prompting evacuations as firefighters worked to prevent its spread through a San Francisco neighborhood.
Tuesday’s massive fire in Mission Bay could be a big blow for one of San Francisco’s emerging neighborhoods. There are questions about what will become of the retail development along Fourth Street.
A carpenter watched six-months worth of work go up in flames during Tuesday’s Mission Bay fire. The apartment complex under construction is now considered a total loss.
Nearly 150 firefighters tackled a five-alarm blaze that burned at a building under construction in San Francisco’s Mission Bay neighborhood Tuesday evening.
As nearly 150 firefighters descended on the area near AT&T Park Tuesday afternoon to battle a burning six-story apartment building under construction, veteran firefighters immediately knew the severe risk they faced.
A massive fire that burned at a construction site in San Francisco’s Mission Bay on Tuesday brought back memories for firefighters who battled a similar blaze at Santana Row in San Jose more than a decade ago.
The 5-alarm fire that destroyed a building under construction Tuesday evening took down 172 future apartment units in one wing of the Mission Bay 360 Project near AT&T park.
The five-alarm fire at an apartment building under construction has now spread to nearby a UCSF Mission Bay campus building.