Paso Robles apartment catches fire
June 20, 2015
A kitchen fire broke out Friday morning in a Paso Robles apartment, prompting firefighters from three agencies to respond.
Shortly after 10 a.m., Paso Robles firefighters arrived at the two story apartment building on 1203 Alamo Creek. Firefighters from the Atascadero Fire Department and Cal Fire helped extinguish the blaze located in a second floor apartment.
Firefighters contained the fire within 13 minutes and declared it under control in less than an hour.
No residents of the unit that caught fire were home at the time.
The fire damage was limited to the kitchen area, according to the Paso Robles Fire Department. But, heat and smoke damage occurred throughout the home.
The monetary cost of the damage is not yet known. Investigators are still trying to determine the cause of the fire.