Crews respond to fire burning at Redwood City gas station

Bay Area

REDWOOD CITY, Calif. (KRON) — Crews responded to a 2-alarm fire burning at a Valero gas station in Redwood City Sunday afternoon, authorities said.

The fire was burning at the intersection of Whipple Avenue and Veterans Boulevard.

Other gas stations, including Chevron and Arco, surround the area.

Redwood City police quickly blocked off lanes so fire crews were able to get to the scene.

Video from the Citizen App shows flames and heavy plumes of dark smoke near the Valero gas station.

The Redwood City fire chief said the fire was put out quickly.

Whipple Avenue and Veterans Boulevard reopened to the public after the busy intersection was closed due to the fire.

No injuries were reported.

The cause of the fire is under investigation.

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