SARATOGA (CBS SF) — A two-alarm fire gutted a Saratoga residence early Sunday and threatened to spread to nearby homes and vegetation before it was brought under control, authorities said.
The Santa Clara County Fire Department said crews responded to a 2:12 a.m. call reporting a structure fire in a residence on the 20200 block of Miljevich Drive in Saratoga.READ MORE: Project Home: Federal Court Strikes Down CDC Eviction Moratorium; What Does It Mean For Bay Area Renters?
Upon arrival, firefighters found smoke and fire coming from a one story, singe-family residence. One resident had evacuated the home and indicated that there were no other occupants inside.READ MORE: COVID Recovery: Bay Area Restaurants Struggle To Hire Staff Ahead Of Likely Big Mother's Day Weekend
At approximately 2:33 a.m., a second alarm was requested due to the extent of the fire and nearby exposures – adjacent homes and vegetation. The fire was brought under control just after 3:00 a.m.MORE NEWS: Fire Crews Contain 15-Acre Vegetation Fire In Discovery Bay; Fireworks Suspected
Crews remained on scene through the early morning hours for extensive cleanup. No injuries were reported. The cause of the fire is under investigation.