SAN JOSE (CBS SF) — A two-alarm fire roared through a San Jose home late Saturday night, downing a power line and causing minor damage to neighboring structures.
San Jose Fire Capt. Keith Woeste said crews responded at 11:05 p.m. to reports of a fire at a home on Melbourne Blvd.READ MORE: San Leandro Community Rallies for Reform on Anniversary of Steven Taylor's Police Shooting Death
“On arrival, they (firefighters) found a fully involved structure with exposures (to other buildings),” he said.
A second alarm was called in because the blaze was threatening to spread, but before firefighters were able to battle the fire, they had to deal with a downed power line.READ MORE: Lodi Parachute Center Skydiver Dies After Chute Gets Tangled on Descent
A PG&E crew eventually de-energized the line and firefighters were able to aggressively attack the flames.
There were no injuries reported and there was only minor damage to neighboring buildings.MORE NEWS: Saratoga Resident Displaced in 2-Alarm House Fire Sunday Morning
A cause of the fire was under investigation. Power was shutdown to the surrounding neighborhood.