SAN ANTONIO – A spa store on the city’s North Side is heavily damaged after it caught fire Friday night, according to the San Antonio Fire Department.
The fire happened around 7 p.m. at the Sweetwater Pool Store in the 700 block of Vance Jackson Road.
Fire officials said when they arrived, the building was heavily involved as flames rolled out of the attic vent. Some of the flames went 10-15 feet above the roof.
The fire also spread to the front showroom, causing significant damage. A total of 23 units were called to help fight the flames.
Eventually, firefighters were able to extinguish the fire, and they said a lot of the chemical containers inside of the building were still intact and in good condition.
The business was closed at the time of the fire, and two people were on site. However, no injuries were reported.
Crews are still investigating the cause and are working to determine an estimate in damages.
We’ll bring more updates to this story as they become available.