Lessons from Phoenix firefighter's 2001 death influenced way crews handled Safeway fireWhile extinguishing the Safeway fire, Phoenix fire was able to apply training learned from a 2001 store fire that claimed the life of a firefighter.
Safeway fire: Drone footage shows remainsSafeway fire: Drone footage shows remains
Residents shocked to see Safeway on fire
Officials believe there was a partial roof collapse near the back of the store that damaged a gas line and main electrical box, causing the fire.
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Phoenix Safeway Fire Destroys Supermarket, But No One HurtA fire at a Phoenix Safeway started in the back room of the grocery store Wednesday but no one was hurt.
Storm damage, roof collapse may have triggered Safeway fire, officials sayInvestigators are looking at whether the fire was started by a roof collapse that broke a gas line and damaged the store's main electrical box.
Firefighters work the scene at Phoenix Safeway fireFirefighters work the scene of a fully engulfed fire at a Safeway at the corner of Northern and 35th avenues in Phoenix on July 11, 2018.
View of smoke and flames from Safeway fire on July 11, 2018A view of the smoke and flames from behind a Safeway grocery store fire can be seen on 33rd and Northern avenues in Phoenix.