MANTECA (CBS13) — Two people were hurt when flames tore through the original Manteca City Hall Tuesday.
The historic building at 123 Sycamore Avenue is now home to several small businesses. Crews say a tenant accidentally started the fire and sustained moderate burns. That person was treated at a local hospital.READ MORE: Boxer Nathan Sharp Arrested At Turlock Home In Connection With Road Rage Incident
It took crews about an hour to douse the flames. The fire department says crews found fire on the second floor of the two-story building which escalated and burned through the roof.READ MORE: Man Wins $1 Million On Scratch-Off Lottery Ticket Gifted To Him After Heart Surgery
One firefighter suffered a sprained ankle during the call and was taken to the hospital for treatment, officials said.MORE NEWS: Now-Former Manteca Teacher Arrested On Suspicion Of Inappropriate Communication With A Minor
Firefighters say the cause of the fire is not suspicious and witnesses are cooperating with the investigation.