San Francisco firefighter injured after falling down elevator shaft during 2-alarm fire

Bay City News
Friday, July 15, 2022
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A firefighter was rescued after falling down an elevator shaft while responding to a structure fire on Sea Cliff Ave. in San Francisco on Friday.

SAN FRANCISCO -- Firefighters in San Francisco Friday morning responded to a two-alarm structure fire.

Crews with the San Francisco Fire Department responded at 4:25 a.m. to 224 Sea Cliff Ave. on a report of a structure fire.

A firefighter had to be rescued after falling down an elevator shaft while working the fire. The fire department reported the firefighter was transported to a local hospital for evaluation and is expected be okay.

Crews were able to contain the blaze at 4:44 a.m.

There were no reports of civilian injuries and no residents were displaced due to the fire.

The cause of the fire remained under investigation Friday morning.

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