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San Jose Firefighters Knock Down Fire in Santana Row Residential Building, Rescue 1

SAN JOSE (CBS SF) -- Firefighters in San Jose on Friday afternoon were able to knock down a fire in a five-story residential building on Santana Row that required one person to be rescued from a second-story balcony.

The San Jose Fire Department received the call about the residential structure fire on the 300 block of Santana Row at about 2 p.m. Arriving fire crews were able to quickly extinguish the fire, which appeared to have originated from a dryer.

Fire was contained to the structure of origin within 20 minutes, according to a SJFD tweet.

Crews were able to safely rescue one resident from the the second story balcony of the building. Firefighter said there were no injuries to report.

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