[UPDATE 10:07 a.m.] Structure Fire on Walnut Drive in Eureka

About 8:45 a.m., firefighters responded to the scene of a structure fire on Walnut Drive in Eureka. This is a two-alarm fire. An ambulance and backup have been called to the blaze.

“This is a long driveway off of Walnut..also be advised we’re out of water already,” reported the Incident Commander.

UPDATE 9:10 a.m.: The fire is controlled, according to the Incident Commander on the scanner. Our reporter Mark McKenna is on the scene. Below are some of his photos.

UPDATE 9:14 a.m.: McKenna reports this is a multi garage structure for an apartment complex. One person told him they lost everything they had in the garage.

UPDATE 9:21 a.m.: According to Mark McKenna, There were multiple incidents at the time of the initial call for the fire which delayed the second units’ response. The road is closed at Fern and Walnut. When firefighters arrived at the four-unit structure, there was heavy fire in one of the units. Due to long driveway, the second unit had to lay a long hose line to reach the flames.

UPDATE 10:07 a.m.: A reader sent in the following video:



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