Palo Alto 2-alarm fire under control

PALO ALTO (KRON) — With efforts from three different crews, a 2-alarm structure fire in Palo Alto is under control Sunday morning.

Officials reported the fire at 335 Seale Ave. in Old Palo Alto neighborhood on Twitter around 11:30 a.m.

With the blaze now contained, crews are switching their focus to salvaging the resident’s property.

Mountain View Firefighters and Santa Clara Valley Fire Associates are on scene assisting Palo Alto Fire.

Officials reported that smoke and flames were visible from the attic upon arrival.

Three fire engines, two trucks, a medic unit, and two Battalion Chiefs were originally on scene.

When the fire was upgraded to a 2-alarm around noon, two more engines, another truck, one more Batallion Chief, and breathing support arrived.

No injuries were reported, but the cause of the fire remains unknown, according to fire officials.

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