REDLANDS, Calif. — Fire agencies from throughout San Bernardino County and other surrounding communities spent much of the day battling a massive, three-alarm blaze that ripped through a Redlands distribution warehouse early Friday morning, June 5.
The fire happened at a large, 600,000-square-foot commercial building that housed Amazon products and was home to Kuehne and Nagel; a third-party operator that helps Amazon ship extra-large items to customers.
Although no injuries were reported after the fire, the blaze caused “hundreds of millions” in property damage and inventory losses, according to fire officials.
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Yesterday’s blaze was the second 3-alarm fire to rip through a Redlands location in as many months, after a May 2 blaze that destroyed a large, pyramid-shaped structure at the vacant Splash Kingdom. That fire caused nearly $1 million in damages, officials reported at the time.
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