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Investigators Trying To Determine Cause of Santa Barbara Fire Which Killed One, and Injured One

Posted on Friday, November 18, 2011 3:53pm


Santa Barbara fire investigators are still trying to determine the cause of a fire which left one person dead, and a second seriously injured.

The fire was reported at about 8 last night (11/17), on Quarantina Street, near Carpinteria Street.

The blaze was in a fenced storage area.

Arriving firefighters, and police found a man with serious burns, who was taken to a Santa Barbara hospital, and then later transported to a burn center in the Los Angeles area.

After firefighters put out the blaze, they discovered the body of a dead woman.

She still hasn’t been identified, pending notification of family members.


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