San Francisco high-rise consumed by flames

A five-alarm fire consumed a high-rise building Tuesday under construction in San Francisco
Flames were first reported just before 5 p.m., according to San Francisco ABC affiliate KGO-TV. The fire is believed to have started on the building's ninth floor.
A San Francisco Fire Department spokeswoman said firefighters pulled back from the blaze because of concerns the building could collapse.
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