Tarmo Hannula/The Pajaronian FULLY ENGULFED Firefighters prepare to move in on a fire that broke out in a home on the 300 block of Herman Avenue Friday night. Watsonville Fire Division Chief Corey Schaefer said the 10:12pm blaze appeared to have erupted between two homes and moved up into the attic of one home. Residents all got out safely, he said. Watsonville firefighters and Central Fire in attacked the fire from the ground and on the roof, where they used chain saws to open several ventilation holes. The cause of the fire is still under investigation.
Tarmo Hannula/The Pajaronian SUIT UP Central firefighters secure their gear as they prepare to enter the burning home.
Tarmo Hannula/The Pajaronian THROUGH THE ROOF Twelve-foot flames shoot through the roof of a home in the late night blaze.
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