SPRINGFIELD (CBS) – Arson investigators are on the scene of a suspicious church fire in Springfield.
The fire began Monday morning at Martin Luther King Community Presbyterian Church on Concord Terrace.READ MORE: Boston Children's Hospital Named Best In U.S. For 8th Straight Year
According to Springfield Mayor Domenic Sarno, the fire appears to be arson.
Springfield arson and Bomb Squad members responded to the scene, along with Massachusetts State Police and the ATF.READ MORE: Watch Live @ 11: Gov. Charlie Baker To Announce New Initiative To Boost Vaccinations In Massachusetts
Investigators are looking at surveillance video as part of the investigation.MORE NEWS: Use Of Ride Sharing Services Dropped 62% In Massachusetts In 2020
The fire chief says there have been several nuisance fires in that neighborhood, but added this one is highly suspicious.