Arson suspected in Beaumont fire
Beaumont fire investigators are currently looking into a fire on Youngstown Street in Beaumont that they say could be the result of arson.
According to a news release from the Beaumont Fire Department, Beaumont Fire Rescue units responded to a reported structure fire at 3890 Youngstown St. When firefighters arrived, they found the front room of a vacant home in flames. Firefighters were able to quickly extinguish the blaze, confining it to the single room. There were no injuries. The cause of the fire appears to be deliberate. The investigation is continuing.