Apartment Catches Fire in San Jose - NBC Bay Area

Apartment Catches Fire in San Jose



    Firefighters in San Jose are responding to a two-alarm fire in an apartment building Sunday morning.
         Units responded to fire reported in an upper unit of a two-story building at 5748 Via Monte Drive at 9:53 a.m., San Jose fire Capt. Barry  Stallard said.

         The building was evacuated, Stallard said, and two injuries have  been reported.      A firefighter was taken to the hospital with a shoulder injury,  and a building resident cut his hand when punching through glass to get to a  fire extinguisher. The resident was treated at the scene.
         Firefighters remained at the scene at 11 a.m. attempting to contain the fire, Stallard said.