A man who was being treated for burn injuries was arrested for arson in Laguna Beach, officials said.
Flames engulfed a South Coast Water District storage shed at 31792 Coast Highway on Friday, and a short time later at a nearby hospital, officials found Andrew Bell, 52, who had suffered “fire related injuries,” according to a news release.
“Investigators determined Bell had started the fire. Investigators arrested Bell for arson and have determined the fire to be an isolated incident,” the release said.
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