Fire crews respond to a 2-alarm fire in Oakland

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Fire crews responded to a two-alarm apartment fire in Oakland’s Cox neighborhood Sunday morning. 

According to the Oakland Fire Department, fire crews were called to the 9500 block of Birch Street and safely evacuated all parties inside the residence. OFD said the property would be salvageable after the blaze. 

The two-story apartment was fully engulfed in flames when fire crews arrived. 


Charlene is a Bay Area journalist who hails from the small community of Fresno. Drawing from her experience writing for her college paper, Charlene continues to advocate for free press and local journalism. She also volunteers in all the beach cleanups she can because she loves the water.

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