Raging Inferno Destroys San Francisco Apartment Building

A five-alarm fire ravaged a high-rise building under construction that injured one firefighter.
3:00 | 03/12/14

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America's -- And apartment building under construction in San Francisco is not much more than a pile of smoldering scrap -- this morning. The fire broke out at around 5 last evening and within minutes and dense black smoke shot into the air. Flames ate through the structure quickly producing waves -- blistering heat. I was standing pretty close in the heat was intense. The fire resistant needed saying nothing. Really weigh in -- -- to these drownings -- us says this building over here. More than 150 firefighters and ninety trucks will be battling this fire until daybreak at least. But the chief says they are getting it under control. Amazingly only one firefighter suffered minor injuries.

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