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Firefighters knock down 3 alarm fire in downtown Sacramento

The fire temporarily closed streets near 15th and S street in Sacramento.

SACRAMENTO, Calif — Sacramento City firefighters have put out a fire inside a boarded-up building near 15th and S St. in downtown Sacramento.

The fire was reported at 4 a.m. on Thursday. Firefighters called the third alarm as they struggled to get inside the boarded-up, two-story building. ABC10 video from the scene showed firefighters working to pry the boards off windows to the building and smoke coming from inside.

Firefighters closed several streets in the area to fight the fire. They have since reopened.

Firefighters from the West Sacramento Fire Department are also on scene assisting Sacramento fire crews. Sacramento Fire said 80 firefighters responded to put out the fire.

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