Carport Fire

Damage left after a Hayward carport fire (CBS)

Smoker Siphoning Gas Blamed For Hayward Carport Fire

The fire was reported shortly before 3:30 a.m. at 22270 Montgomery St. Firefighters arrived at the 8-unit, 2-story apartment building to find cars engulfed in flames and neighbors describing a fire that was spreading unusually quickly.


Flames engulf a carport at an Oakland apartment building on the 200 block of Adams St., March 13, 2012. (Leah Maddock)

Carport Fire Destroys 3 Vehicles At Oakland Apartment Building

Three carports caught fire Tuesday morning in Oakland, an Oakland fire dispatcher said.