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5-alarm fire burning at building in San Francisco

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SAN FRANCISCO — A massive five-alarm fire is burning at a high-rise building under construction in San Francisco, according to KGO.

The fire was reported shortly before 8 p.m. EST was roughly 60 percent contained as of 10:30 p.m. EST.

According to the report, the building was meant to be apartments that were set to open in a few months.

The San Francisco Fire Department is pulling back from the fire due to concerns of a collapse.

Part of the building appeared to collapse in on itself shortly after 6 p.m. PST (9 p.m. EST).

Read more: KGO

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