- Associated Press - Friday, May 1, 2015

SAN MATEO, Calif. (AP) - At least thirty birds and many fish are presumed dead following a fire in an apartment unit in the San Francisco Bay Area Friday morning.

KNTV in San Jose reports (https://bit.ly/1JWVS90 ) Friday that resident Tammy Hill says three cats are also missing.

No humans were injured.

San Mateo Fire Department Battalion Chief Gary Hegwer says there was extensive damage to one unit at the complex. A damage estimate was not immediately available.

The fire was first reported at 5:15 a.m. and controlled in about an hour.

The cause of the fire is under investigation.


Information from: KNTV-TV.

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