Skip to main content
  1. News
  2. Top News

San Jose: Five-alarm fire creates explosions

See also

Top news coming in to San Francisco today is about a five-alarm warehouse fire in San Jose.

More Photos

KTVU News in San Francisco reports:

"An 80,000 square foot San Jose warehouse was rocked by explosions Thursday, sending a massive fireball into the early morning sky."

The warehouse is located at East Julian and North 28th streets.

All residents close to the fire have already been evacuated, while firefighters are watching out for an area on West Court which is close to Julian Street.

A shelter-in-place order has been made.

The fire has reached the point where flames have also reached neighboring businesses.

ABC 7 Local in San Francisco warns drivers to stay safe:

"The CHP is warning nearby drivers to roll up windows and turn off their air input. The northbound and southbound Julian on and off ramps to Hwy 101 have been closed.

The fire has forced the closure of Rocketship Discovery Prep on Wooster Avenue for the day."

Fortunately there have been no reports of injuries.

"I am glad there are no injuries but that's a very frightening situation to be in," says San Francisco resident, Katie Adler.

The warehouse that has caused the five-alarm fire belongs to Vintage Roof and Tile.

ABC 7 News

and

KTVU News

What do YOU think? Feel free to leave any comments

Advertisement

News

  • Gaza conflict
    Israel official: Ceasefire and expanding Gaza conflict are both being discussed
    Video
    Video
  • Air Algerie crash
    Conflicting reports about the Air Algerie disappearance begin to emerge
    Top News
  • Arizona execution
    A Senator familiar with torture denounces Joseph Wood's botched execution as such
    US News
  • Ray Rice suspended
    Ravens' running back Ray Rice is suspended for two games for a domestic violence arrest
    Sports
  • Amazon tribe falls ill
    An Amazonian tribe catches influenza after making first contact with the developed world
    Headlines
  • CIA prison in Poland
    Poland is declared guilty of human rights violations for hosting a secret CIA prison
    Video
    Video

Related Videos:

  • Victims of MH-17 begins journey home
    <div class="video-info" data-id="518337332" data-param-name="playList" data-provider="5min" data-url="http://pshared.5min.com/Scripts/PlayerSeed.js?sid=1304&width=480&height=401&playList=518337332&autoStart=true"></div>
  • Endreson family: Sandy victims win $20M lottery, 17 siblings to share prize
    <div class="video-info" data-id="518339832" data-param-name="playList" data-provider="5min" data-url="http://pshared.5min.com/Scripts/PlayerSeed.js?sid=1304&width=480&height=401&playList=518339832&autoStart=true"></div>
  • 'Creepy dolls' mystery has been solved
    <div class="video-info" data-id="518340689" data-param-name="playList" data-provider="5min" data-url="http://pshared.5min.com/Scripts/PlayerSeed.js?sid=1304&width=480&height=401&playList=518340689&autoStart=true"></div>