MARTINEZ, Calif. (KRON) — Crews have controlled a 2-alarm house fire burning in Martinez Wednesday afternoon.
The cause appears to be 3 juveniles playing with fire in the backyard of a home on Arthur Road, according to Con Fire investigators.
“Fire destroyed home, vehicles, other equipment & threatened a dozen homes,” Con Fire PIO tweeted.
Firefighters say there are no injuries but three residents were displaced.
NWS Bay Area sent out a smoke warning to motorists heading towards the Benicia Bridge.
Video from K9_Xena shows heavy, thick smoke coming from the area.
Check back for updates as this is a developing story.