1 firefighter injured in 5-alarm pallet storage yard fire
Flames were leaping 80 feet off nearly 3-story-high pallets covering 4 acres
By Sarah Burge
The Press Enterprise
FONTANA, Calif. — Firefighters were at the scene of a raging five-alarm blaze at a pallet yard in Fontana on Saturday night, May 19, that had spread to a neighboring tire storage area, authorities said.
The fire was reported about 6 p.m. in the 14000 block of Slover Avenue near Cherry Avenue south of Interstate 10, said Otto Schramm, a spokesman for the San Bernardino County Fire Department.
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