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Parked vehicles catch fire in Mountain View, arson investigators look into cause

Posted at 6:39 AM, Dec 18, 2019
and last updated 2019-12-18 10:02:51-05

SAN DIEGO (KGTV) -- Four vehicles parked on a Mountain View street caught fire early Wednesday morning, prompting a response by firefighters and arson investigation.

At around 3:40 a.m., firefighters were called to Webster Avenue, near 35th Street, after reports of a car on fire in the neighborhood.

When crews arrived, the fire burning a silver Cadillac spread to three other parked vehicles.

Firefighters were able to stop the spread of the flames but not before the four vehicles were destroyed.

No injuries were reported.

Several residents expressed concern that the fire was set intentionally.

Arson investigators are looking into the cause of the fire.