Grover Beach motel catches fire on Christmas Eve

December 26, 2013

url-2A fire broke out on Christmas Eve at a Grover Beach motel that doubles as a residential building. [Tribune]

Around 4:30 p.m. Tuesday, Five Cities firefighters responded to a laundry room fire at the Grover Beach Inn on 5th Street in Grover Beach. The inn has long been a residential building with families living in some of the units.

Firefighters found a commercial dryer and surrounding linens on fire.

They extinguished the blaze in time for residents to return that evening.

The cause of the fire is unknown.