Town Square

Car sparks three-alarm Montecito blaze

Original post made on Mar 11, 2008

A three-alarm fire that started in a parked car and burned a Mountain View apartment complex this morning was controlled nearly two hours after the flames were reported.

This story contains 96 words.

If you are a paid subscriber, check to make sure you have logged in. Otherwise our system cannot recognize you as having full free access to our site.

If you are a paid print subscriber and haven't yet set up an online account, click here to get your online account activated.


Like this comment
Posted by 4l4n
a resident of Monta Loma
on Mar 11, 2008 at 11:03 am

I wonder what started the fire. Possibly an electrical short...But I don't see why it would short out by itself at 4am.