According to Cosumnes Fire Department, 3 dumpster fires were reported within an hour and within walking distance from each other. All 3 fires started behind commercial buildings.
The three dumpsters were all located on Laguna Blvd, in the 5100 and 4700 blocks, near Franklin Blvd.
One of the dumpsters that went up in flames extended into the back of a dentist office and caused around $12-15 thousand in damage.
The Cosumnes Fire Deptartment described the fires as “suspicious,” but have yet to determine the cause of the fires.
Greg Cotta filed this report.