Fireplace crews answered to a suspicious fireplace Sunday night time in midtown Ventura at an auto portions retailer already shuttered from a prior blaze.
The hearth was once reported in a while ahead of 8 p.m. close to Katherine and Major streets and massive quantities of smoke have been observed billowing locally, in line with preliminary fireplace reviews. A couple of gadgets answered to the blaze within the 2600 block of Major Side road.
Fireplace officers mentioned the Autozone development have been boarded up and secured with fencing since a fireplace Might 10.
No different buildings have been affected and no accidents have been reported, in accordance to the Ventura Fireplace Division.
The blaze started throughout the development and the purpose is suspicious and lately underneath investigation.
Firefighters put out the primary a part of the fireplace through 8:30 p.m., in line with preliminary radio reviews.