[UPDATE: Road Open] West Avenue Partly Closed in Eureka After Structure Fire
Additionally, the neighbor said,
Humboldt Bay Fire units responded to a structure fire in the 1200 block of West Avenue in Eureka…The occupants safely exited the structure before the arrival of firefighters. The upstairs apartment unit was heavily impacted, but roof ventilation was not necessary…
In addition to Humboldt Bay Fire units (two engines, truck, squad, two command staff, and several personnel from incoming shift), City Ambulance was on scene and provided some medical treatment. An engine from Arcata Fire moved into Eureka to provide backup coverage.
Red Cross will be responding to provide assistance to occupants.
UPDATE 9:03 a.m.: Traffic may now flow freely on West Avenue.