SAN FRANCISCO (BCN) - 12 people, including a family of four, were displaced Tuesday afternoon when a two-alarm fire broke out and damaged two apartment buildings in San Francisco's Nob Hill neighborhood.
The blaze was first reported at 3:47 p.m. in the 1400 block of Taylor Street, near Pacific Avenue.
Crews arriving at the scene found heavy fire affecting two different three-story structures with a total of 20 residential units between them.
The fire was under control by 4:33 p.m.
No injuries were reported.
Fire officials said the blaze appeared to be accidental in nature, however, the official cause is under investigation.
#011618WF2 UPDATE THIS FIRE AT 1426 (6 Units) and 1420 (14 Units)Taylor street is Contained with no injuries. We do not have a count of displacements l, if any, however city Services are on standby as well as @RedCrossBayArea if needed. This fire is ACCIDENTAL in nature. 433pm pic.twitter.com/iw49oS18EH— San Francisco Fire (@sffdpio) January 17, 2018