A fire on the roof of the Tesla Fremont factory has been reported this morning. The Fremont fire department already reported that it has been extinguished.
It’s not the first instance of a fire at the Fremont plant. Last year, a crane knock down a power line and led to a fire, which was quickly contained.
As for today’s incident, the fire department confirmed that the fire started in the HVAC system on the roof of the factory and it remained contained to the system.
The firefighters turned the scene over to investigators.
ABC7 managed to take a picture right after the incident:
Fremont’s fire department published a quick statement on Twitter:
Fire @#tesla was an HAVC stream on the roof of a building. Fire was contained to the HVAC system. Scene turned over to investigator— Fremont Fire Dept. (@FremontFire) January 26, 2016
We will update this article if we find more information about the incident.
Update: The fire was reported at 10:35 a.m. at the factory at 45500 Fremont Blvd., according to the Fremont Fire Department, and no one was harmed.