SAN FRANCISCO (CBS SF) — For the fifth time in a week, a vehicle was found engulfed in flames in San Francisco’s Castro District on Sunday morning.
Police told KPIX they would investigate the blaze — which demolished a car on Hartford Street — as a possible arson.READ MORE: Oakland City Council Votes to Defund Police, Stripping More Than $17M from Department Budget
Neighbors seem certain that this fire is connected to four other vehicle fires in the same area which all happened within the span of about an hour, on Wednesday.READ MORE: 165 Pounds Of Fireworks Seized, Man Arrested In Oakland Crackdown
“That particular part of the neighborhood is gated and very clearly blocked off, so I don’t think it was any accident that the fire started that way,” Jonathan Stoft, who lives nearby, told KPIX.
Police say Sunday morning’s incident isn’t being treated as an emergency because no one was hurt.MORE NEWS: Menlo Park Fire Chief: Time Is Short in Search for Survivors of Florida Condo Collapse
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