One of the people who escaped said it was an electrical fire to start. The place was a storage warehouse for furniture, reclaimed wood, antiques, and all things eclectic.
As for you being a fireman, the list keeps getting longer.
Why yes, I am a dirty old man. Thanks for asking.
What doesn't kill you, will make you stronger.
Not to mention, battered, bruised, contused,
and completely dazed and confused.