ARCATA, Ca. (KIEM) – On Sunday, Arcata Fire responded to another fire at a farmhouse.
At around 4:30 in the afternoon, firefighters were called to the 2200 block of Old Samoa Road for an abandon farmhouse that caught fire.
Arcata fire said the farmhouse and near-by barn have been vacant for a long time and frequently used by transients. Investigators believe the fire started inside the house.
It took two hours to extinguish the blaze and caused approximately $150,000 in damage.