A woman died, and a firefighter was among three injured early Tuesday morning in a three-alarm fire at a house in North San Jose.
The blaze ignited at about 3:30 a.m. at a home in the 3000 block of Via Montez in a neighborhood off Interstate 680, near Morrill Middle School.
Five people were inside the home when the fire ignited; four were able to escape, and two of those were taken to the hospital for minor injuries. Crews later found a woman’s body, officials said.
A firefighter suffered minor injuries after he fell from the roof. He was taken to a local hospital, officials said.
The woman who died was identified only as a grandmother. Her age was not immediately released.
The cause of the fire was under investigation.
No further details were immediately available.
Source: NBC Bay Area