Two-Alarm Blaze Causes Extensive Damage to Home, Firefighter Injury

Published : Saturday, September 28, 2019 | 4:31 AM

A two-alarm Friday night fire caused extensive damage to a two-story house in the 500 block of Ridgewood Lane and left one firefighter injured.

Firefighters responding to the 9:42 p.m. call arrived to see heavy smoke and flames coming from the rear of the structure, authorities said.

Initial attack crews determined fire was extending to the second floor and mutual aid was requested from the San Marino and Glendale Fire Departments.

The blaze was knocked down in 28 minutes, according to Pasadena Deputy Fire Chief Bryan Frieders,

No occupants were discovered inside the house. A firefighter’s injury was described as “minor.”

The cause of the blaze remains under investigation. No damage estimate was available.

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