Crews find body in apartment fire

A body was found in one-alarm fire in a high-rise building near the San Francisco Golf Club this morning, according to a deputy fire chief.

Fire crews responded around 5:10 a.m. to a Parkmerced apartment building at first block of Chumasero Drive, off of Brotherhood Way.

Deputy Chief Mark Gonzales said there was a small fire at one unit toward the bottom of the building.

Crews found a body in a unit, he said.

No other injuries were reported.

A fire alarm had gone off in the entire building, he said, however the blaze did not spread to other units.

The fire remains under investigation, he said.Bay Area NewsMark GonzalesSan Francisco Fire DepartmentSan Francisco Golf Club

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