Firefighters battle fire at Marin’s Skywalker Ranch
MARIN COUNTY, Calif. —
An early morning fire heavily damaged a warehouse at Marin’s famed Skywalker Ranch early Tuesday, destroying one of the building unique cupolas before the two-alarm blaze was brought under control, authorities said.
Marin County fire officials said the blaze was reported at 4:09 a.m. and immediately a call for mutual aid was issued to neighboring departments.
Arriving firefighters found flames shooting out of the attic and roof of a warehouse and storage building.
Eleven engine companies and one truck company finally were able to control the blaze by 5:15 a.m. but not before the signature building was heavily damaged.
One of the building’s large cupolas was destroyed by the blaze.
Officials said there were no injuries to firefighters.
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