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3 Cars Torched In Movie Theater Parking Lot, Arson Suspected

CAMPBELL (KCBS) — Santa Clara county fire officials are investigating a fire that involved three vehicles early Monday morning in Campbell.

Santa Clara County Battalion Chief Brian Glass told KCBS that fire crews were called about 4 a.m. to respond to the fires in a parking lot behind the CineLux Plaza Theatre in the Campbell Plaza Shopping Center, along Nido Drive.

Arriving fire crews found three cars parked next to each other—two Nissans and a Hyundai—engulfed in flames.

Crews knocked out the fires out in about five minutes.

There were no injuries reported and no one was in any of the cars.

Glass said that because the cars were parked next to each other, the cause is the fire is suspicious and that an investigation is underway

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