ALHAMBRA, Calif. - As many as eight people were hospitalized, including three in critical condition after a fire broke out at an apartment building in Alhambra, fire officials said.
Around 8:30 a.m. Friday, Los Angeles City firefighters were called to an area near the intersection of North Electric Avenue and Larch Street. Crews discovered multiple people were injured in the fire and the victims were taken to an area hospital. At least one child was injured.
Investigators are working to determine if the fire was caused by a Christmas tree.
The cause of the fire is under investigation.