PASO ROBLES — A fire in a garage displaced three people on Friday, Feb. 8, the Paso Robles Department of Emergency Services reported.
At approximately 4:36 p.m.on Friday, Feb. 8, Paso Robles firefighters responded to a reported structure fire at the 900 block of Saint Ann Drive.
Firefighters arrived at the address within minutes to discover heavy fire and smoke coming from a garage. Firefighters made an aggressive attack and were able to stop the fire from spreading inside the structure, PRDES reported.
The structure was occupied at the time of the fire. Three occupants were able to safely exit the structure.
One person was examined for smoke inhalation but refused any further treatment.
Two fire engines and one battalion chief from Paso Robles responded. Under the City’s automatic aid agreements, one fire engine and one battalion chief from Cal Fire San Luis Obispo County, one fire engine from Templeton Emergency Services and one engine from Atascadero City Fire Department immediately responded to assist. A total of 13 firefighters were required to bring the fire under control.
Additional assistance was provided by the Paso Robles Police Department and San Luis Ambulance.
The fire was contained at approximately 4:53 p.m. and the cause of the fire is under investigation.