December 2, 2023
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A fireplace of unknown origin unfold via a upkeep constructing at shuttered Warner Springs Ranch Resort Tuesday, inflicting an estimated $100,000 value of injury.

The non-injury blaze within the 2,500-square-foot metal-walled construction within the 31600 block of state Route 79 erupted shortly earlier than 8 a.m., based on Cal Hearth.

It took crews about 40 minutes to subdue the flames, which additionally blackened a patch of adjoining grassy terrain, mentioned Mike Cornette, a hearth captain with the state company.

The blaze broken about one-quarter of the big multi-room shed and destroyed a number of the golf-course landscaping provides and gear it homes, Cornette mentioned.

The reason for the hearth was below investigation.

The back-country resort, which has been closed for redevelopment for about 10 years, first opened within the Nineteen Twenties and have become a trip vacation spot widespread for its rustic cabins and mineral-springs swimming pools.

–Metropolis Information Service