Monterey Park Tailoring Shop Burns Down

By EGP News Report

(CNS) – One person suffered minor injuries Wednesday in a fire that caused about $600,000 in damages to a tailoring business in a strip mall in Monterey Park, authorities said.

Firefighters sent to the 2000 block of South Atlantic Boulevard at 6:59 a.m. extinguished the flames in the one-story building in 31 minutes, said Monterey Park fire Capt. Matt Hallock.

Damage was estimated at $400,000 to the structure and $200,000 to the contents, Hallock said. The cause of the fire was under investigation.

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September 20, 2012  Copyright © 2012 Eastern Group Publications, Inc.

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