News

San Jose Home Depot fire

A HUGE five-alarm blaze is engulfing a Home Depot store in San Jose.

Dark clouds of smoke can be seen for miles as the San Jose Fire Department continues to battle the blaze.

Fire crews continue to battle the blaze

1

Fire crews continue to battle the blazeCredit: Google

Authorities say the fire is burning at the Home Depot store located on Blossom Hill Road across the street from the Oakridge Mall.

Dozens of fire crews continue to battle the blaze. There are no reports of injuries at this time.

As of 7.07pm local time, the San Jose Fire Department was encouraging residents nearby to shelter-in-place.

“If you live/work in the area of this fire on Bascom Ave and smell smoke, we recommend that you shelter in place. Close all doors and windows to minimize smoke from getting inside. Crews in defensive fire attack working to contain fire from spreading from unit of origin,” they tweeted.

The San Jose Fire Department tweeted in an update that the Wagly Veterinary Hospital and Pet Campus nearby has been evacuated.

“Those looking to reunite with pets should head to Golfland on Winfield. Updates will continue to be posted as they become available,” the tweet concludes.

Video footage from the onset of the fire shows debris falling from the ceiling of the store.

Screams of “get out of the store” can be heard in the background.

One angle shows the store beginning to collapse, completely engulfed in flames.

Folks who were nearby reported hearing explosions when the fire broke out.

More to follow…

For the latest news on this story keep checking back at Sun Online.

The-sun.com is your go-to destination for the best celebrity news, sports news, real-life stories, jaw-dropping pictures and must-see video.

Like us on Facebook at www.facebook.com/TheSunUS and follow us from our main Twitter account at @TheUSSun.

https://www.thesun.co.uk/news/18221666/san-jose-home-depot-fire-blaze-five-alarm/ San Jose Home Depot fire

Bobby Allyn

USTimeToday is an automatic aggregator of the all world’s media. In each content, the hyperlink to the primary source is specified. All trademarks belong to their rightful owners, all materials to their authors. If you are the owner of the content and do not want us to publish your materials, please contact us by email – admin@ustimetoday.com. The content will be deleted within 24 hours.

Related Articles

Back to top button