Fire burns home in Bayview District

September 30, 2008 6:05:14 AM PDT
A two-alarm fire burned a home in the Bayview District of San Francisco this evening, according to the fire department.

The blaze, reported around 10:40 p.m., fully involved the first and second floor of the structure at 1537 Revere Ave., fire Lt. Ken Smith said.

Firefighters arrived to see flames coming out of the roof of the building, Smith said, but a total of 65 firefighters managed to contain the fire to the single building. The blaze was controlled at 11:15 p.m., according to Smith.