MODESTO (CBS13) – Investigators are looking into what caused flames to break out at a homeless encampment in Modesto early Friday morning.
It happened around 3 a.m. at the temporary housing site underneath the 9th Street bridge, which was put in place earlier this year.READ MORE: Saturday's Show Info. (7/2/2022)
When firefighters got to the scene, they found that several tents were on fire. Firefighters quickly went to work, but a total of five tents were eventually burned, including three that were a total loss.READ MORE: List: 4th Of July Events In The Sacramento Area
The cause of the fire is unknown.MORE NEWS: Rochelle Wu Of Woodland, 16, Qualifies For US Girls' Junior Chess Championship
No one was injured in the incident.