NewsLocal News


Paso Robles, CAL FIRE SLO first responders knock down residential structure fire

Posted at 9:52 AM, May 09, 2020
and last updated 2020-05-09 12:53:34-04

Paso Robles Fire and Emergency Services and other first responders in San Luis Obispo County knocked down a residential structure fire in Paso Robles Friday night.

At approximately 7:55 p.m., first responders say two fire engines, one squad and two Battalion Chiefs from Paso Robles responded to the 400 block of Cool Valley Road.

Fire officials say two engines and one Battalion Chief from CAL FIRE SLO, one engine from Atascadero Fire, one unit from San Luis Ambulance and two units from the Paso Robles Police Department also responded to the fire.

According to a press release sent to KSBY News, officials arrived on scene within five minutes and saw heavy smoke coming from the garage of the two-story home.

After searching the home for people inside, fire crews say they knocked down the flames and contained it to the garage before it could extend to the living area at about 8:15 p.m.

The occupants of the residence were able to return home without being displaced, said fire officials. There were no injuries reported as a result of the flames.

Crews say the cause of the fire remains under investigation.