An unoccupied apartment in Carpinteria caught fire early Monday morning. Crews from the Carpinteria-Summerland Fire Protection District, Montecito Fire, and Ventura County Fire responded with four engines and 15 firefighters within a couple of minutes of the 6:12 a.m. call to 4780 Eighth Street and controlled the fire soon thereafter. The cause of the blaze is under investigation.
Carpinteria Apartment Fire Quickly Knocked Down
Cause of the Blaze Under Investigation