San Jose Fire Department
The blaze was reported in a commercial building in the 1800 block of Almaden Road at about 11:20 a.m.
SJFD Capt. Rob Brown said 11 of 13 fires that broke out in downtown San Jose were intentionally set. They include two that struck early Sunday.
Firefighters in San Jose are investigating two suspicious fires Sunday morning and believe they may have been set by a serial arsonist that has set fire to numerous buildings in the downtown area.
A two-alarm fire in a San Jose apartment building displaced 17 people Saturday afternoon, according to fire officials.
Fire officials are investigating a two-alarm fire at Victorian duplex in downtown San Jose on Friday morning.
A building collapsed in a two-alarm fire at a lumber yard near San Jose Tuesday morning, a Cal Fire captain said.
At least two people were injured Thursday when a truck and a sedan collided on Highway 85, sending one of the vehicles over the guardrail onto the surface street below, authorities officials said.
Multiple calls reported two homes on fire, Van Elgort said, and immediately after arriving firefighters called for a second alarm response and 30 minutes after that a third alarm.
Two businesses were damaged by a two-alarm fire at an industrial park in San Jose overnight, according to the San Jose Fire Department.
A proposal by a San Jose city councilman to freeze firefighter hiring until the firefighter union accepts a reduced pension benefit has sent shock waves though the fire department and drawn the ire of its outgoing chief.