Shortly around 8:24am, San Pedro fire officials received a call reporting a fire in the San Pablo area. Tenants on the ground floor of the two-story concrete home belonging to the Marin family smelled smoke and called the department. Officials arrived to find a fire underway in the east-facing bedroom in the upper flat of the home. No-one was in the home at the time.
An official cause of the fire has not been determined, but fire officials continue investigating. All items in the bedroom was destroyed, and the remaining rooms in the building received extensive smoke and water damage.