Martinez: Firefighters Battling 2-Alarm Fire at Apartment Complex

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Just after 4:00 am Monday, Contra Costa County Fire Protection District firefighters were dispatched to a report of a balcony fire in the 3900 block of Alhambra Ave near K Street in the City of Martinez.

By 4:20 am, the fire was upgraded to a 2nd alarm response and there was at least one burn victim at a 3-story apartment complex with a fire on the third floor.

By 4:33 am, second alarm response units were cancelled. Martinez Police arrived on scene and began evacuating the building. Firefighters were able to limit the fire to one apartment.

No further details were available.