Overnight Fire Devastates Santa Ana Church
SANTA ANA (CBS) — Authorities are investigating a blaze that devastated a Santa Ana church early Thursday morning.
Authorities received a call about a fire at Our Lady of Guadalupe Church at 1:30 a.m.
Crews arrived at the intersection of Third Street and Grand Avenue to find a huge portion of the church, which was under construction, engulfed in flames.
The 9,000-square foot building was attached to the original structure.
Investigators say the unfinished part of the church, which has been deemed a total loss, is now in danger of collapsing.
The church itself sustained extensive water damage.