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Fire forces retirement home residents out

February 1, 2010 12:52:37 AM PST
An investigation is under way to determine what sparked a fire at a retirement home in Rialto early Monday morning.A police officer driving by the facility saw smoke coming from the building on the 1400 block of South Riverside Avenue and called the fire department. Officers evacuated the retirement home and managed to extinguish the blaze before fire crews arrived.

One person was taken to the hospital with first- and second-degree burns.

The fire apparently started in a bedroom. No further information is available.