Firefighters put out fire sparked by gas meter in San Jose

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Firefighters have knocked down a blaze that was sparked from a gas meter on the outside of a building in San Jose.

Firefighters contained a one-alarm structure fire that caused road closures in San Jose this morning, according to San Jose fire officials.

A gas line burst in a two story office building in the 1900 block of the Alameda and caught fire at 3:54 a.m., a fire official said.

The blaze was contained at 4:42 a.m., while southbound lanes of The Alameda from Hedding Street to McKendrie Street have been closed temporarily for cleanup efforts, according to fire officials.

No injuries were reported.
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