Police probe coniston business blaze
One witness, whose name was not released, said the fire started from a portable gas canister used for heating. He said the flames began on the floor and quickly grew up through the walls of the building.
«The fire took place next door to our unit, just around the corner, and went on for 우리카지노miles,» said the man.
Flames could still be seen from space, with many homes within an hour or twoapronx of the blaze.
«This was probably the deadliest fire in our city in years,» Seattle Fire said in a statement. «I would estimate at least 2,400 residents were exposed to the fire’s flames and it’s the deadliest fire that we have seen in more than 50 years in Seattle.»
Another witness, also not a named for confidentiality reasons, told KPIX 5 she was watching TV when she heard an «earth카지노 사이트quake.»
«I ran down the stairs and I couldn’t move…There was nothing in my house. I was alone…I didn’t really know what was going on,» said the woman.
Several homes were completely destroyed, said King County officials.
The fire has been put under control, and has so far caused no injuries. The fire has been brought under control on three other fires in King County in the past five months, officials said.
There are about 500 people living in the 100 block of Northeast 45th Avenue in the fire zone, officials told the Seattle Times. The cause of the fire, smoke, was unknown Thursday afternoon.