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SAFD responds to west-side house fireplace; one person hospitalized

Authorities are actually investigating the reason for the blaze.

SAN ANTONIO — At least one person is hospitalized after a house fireplace broke out in west San Antonio Friday afternoon, in accordance to authorities. 

The situation of that unidentified sufferer is unknown. 

Joseph Arrington, a fireplace division spokesperson, mentioned crews “made an aggressive attack” to extinguish the flames after they arrived alongside the 6200 block of West Commerce Street, responding round 2 p.m. 

“They saw fire in these first two rooms, they had to push through the fire,” one other SAFD official mentioned. “They found the victim in one of the back bedrooms.”

The blaze was extinguished inside about half-hour, Arrington mentioned. A trigger remains to be being investigated, and the precise extent of the harm wasn’t clarified. 

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