SAN JOSE, Calif. (BCN) - Eight people were displaced after a house fire in East San Jose on Monday afternoon, according to a fire captain.
The fire was reported at about 3 p.m. in the 2600 block of McLaughlin Avenue and was under control as of 4 p.m., according to Capt. Mitch Matlow.
One person was hospitalized with minor injuries and the American Red Cross is supporting residents of the single-family home, who are all adults.
Firefighters were still on scene late Monday afternoon to try to determine the cause of the fire.
Structure fire at 2609 McLaughlin. Bedroom fire now under control. All residents evacuated. One resident transported to local hospital with minor injuries. No firefighter injuries. Red Cross enroute to assist residents. pic.twitter.com/D5qsM7t800— San Jose Fire Dept. (@SJFD) May 13, 2019