Structure fire near downtown Sarasota


SARASOTA – The Sarasota Fire Department responded to a structure fire Sunday, March 19th. According to the public information officer with the Fire Department, the call came in around 9 A.M.

Responders arrived on scene at 1743 9th Street to find smoke coming from the home. The Fire Department put out the fire within eight minutes of arrival.

So far, we know firefighters treated at least one for injuries, but no one was seriously hurt. The cause of the fire is unknown at this time.

We’ll provide updates as they become available.