Family homeless after fire
Firefighters battle flames at the rear of a residence on Park Tree Lane Saturday evening.
A multi-alarm early Saturday evening all but destroyed a house on Park Tree Lane in El Verano.
The fire, at 18771 Park Tree Lane, was reported at about 6:15 p.m. and was quickly upgraded to multiple alarms. In addition to multiple crews from Sonoma Valley Fire and Rescue, crews from Schell-Vista, Glen Ellen and Kenwood were also on scene.
Firefighters had the blaze under control by about 7:15 p.m. Officials started releasing units by about 8 p.m.
The Red Cross was called for the two adults and two children who lived in the residence.