Christmas tree causes residential fire

Los Angeles County firefighter put out a fire of a Santa Clarita house that was caused by a Christmas tree shortly after 2 a.m. Sunday. Photo by Rick McClure, for the Signal
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A Christmas tree caused a structure fire on Christmas Day, officials said.

A call went out for a residential fire in Sand Canyon at 2:09 a.m. in the 15000 block of Michael Crest Drive.

“The fire was showing from the front door,” supervising fire dispatcher Cheryl Sims said.

Los Angeles County firefighter put out flames of a Santa Clarita house shortly after 2 a.m. Sunday. Photo by Rick McClure, for the Signal
Los Angeles County firefighter put out flames of a Santa Clarita house shortly after 2 a.m. Sunday. Photo by Rick McClure, for the Signal

The home was a two-story single family dwelling and the fire was knocked down shortly after the call at 2:25 a.m. by first responders.

No injuries were reported.

The incident was concluded at 4:29 a.m. and was turned over to the Sheriff’s Department.

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