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UPDATE: Two injured, nine displaced in 2-alarm fire in Excelsior District

UPDATE: 10:04 P.M.:

Two people were injured and nine were displaced by a two-alarm fire involving three structures in San Francisco’s Excelsior on Tuesday evening, according to firefighters.

Emergency crews reported via social media that they were responding to a fire in the 700 block of Brazil Avenue at 7:23 p.m.

They declared a second-alarm response around 7:40 p.m., and the incident was under control by 8:45 p.m.

At least one neighboring structure in the 300 block of Vienna Street was also damaged.

The two injured victims are stable, according to firefighters.

A total of 66 fire personnel responded to the incident.excelsior districtfireSFFD

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