Fire damages Northeast Fresno grocery store

FRESNO, Calif. It happened at the Food 4 Less located at the corner of Chestnut and Sheppard Avenues.

Action News viewer Jon sent us pictures of the fire on our Facebook page.

The fire started in a pile of cardboard and forklift pallets located in the rear of the store. Customers and employees were evacuated as a precaution, but nobody was hurt.

The cause of the fire is still under investigation but witnesses say that they saw two young boys in the area at the time the fire started.

Smoke was seen but fire did not spread into the building.

Firefighters estimate that there was about 7 thousand dollars in damage to the building.

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