One person has been killed and another was hospitalized after a
house fire in Union City this afternoon, an Alameda County fire spokeswoman
The one-alarm blaze was reported at 2:59 p.m. in the 3300 block of
San Carlos Way, fire spokeswoman Aisha Knowles said.
Knowles said the fire was later extinguished.
She did not immediately have more information about the person who
died and did not know the extent of injuries suffered by the person taken to
The cause of the blaze is under investigation, she said.
A house fire has prompted the closure of several streets in Union City. At 3:30 p.m., Union City Police released a Nixle Alert advising residents of the road closure.
Patch will update this story as more information becomes available.