http://mv-voice.com/square/print/2014/03/19/two-homes-burning-on-wortham-court


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Two homes burning on Wortham Court

Original post made on Mar 19, 2014

A two-alarm fire broke out on Wortham Court in Mountain View on the afternoon of March 19. No one has been reported injured at this time.

Read the full story here Web Link posted Wednesday, March 19, 2014, 3:54 PM

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Posted by UC Davis Grad
a resident of Cuernavaca
on Mar 19, 2014 at 5:26 pm

So that was what I saw when I was going down Grant Road today.

Wow, not good.


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Posted by Karen
a resident of Waverly Park
on Mar 21, 2014 at 11:16 am

Any news on the cause of this fire?


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Posted by UC Davis Grad
a resident of Cuernavaca
on Mar 21, 2014 at 3:46 pm

Good question, Karen. Any information that the Mountain View Fire Department has released on this, Voice staffers?


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Posted by Methematician
a resident of Waverly Park
on Aug 11, 2015 at 3:57 am

welp it's been over a year with no new article about the cause of this.

i live down the street from this house and i heard that someone was arrested at the scene. and since there seemed to be an insane amount of fire even with residents inside,, makes me think there was an explosion rather than slow burning fire,, for example caused by a cigarette.

so there you have it, the fire was caused by a man COOKING illegal food that exploded in his face up on to the roof.