Fire crews knock down fire at Rocket Bakery and gas station - Spokane, North Idaho News & Weather KHQ.com

Fire crews knock down fire at Rocket Bakery and gas station

SPOKANE, Wash. - Fire crews were able to quickly knock down a fire at the Rocket Bakery and Conoco gas station located in the 700 block of E. 43rd Ave. Saturday.

The fire was first reported just after noon Saturday, and was confined to a second story recent addition to the structure located over the bakery.  Customers and employees were inside the building when the fire started, there were no reported injuries.

Fire officials said because of the fires location and the fact crews were able to get a handle on the it so quickly, there was no danger of the fire igniting the gas pumps.

The building sustained fire damage to the roof and heavy smoke damage to the interior and to the food in the bakery, for that reason the Health Dept. was called out to evaluate the situation.

The cause of the fire is under investigation.

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