Fire damages West side herb shop

Damaged estamated at $15,000

SAN ANTONIO – Arson investigators are working to determine the cause of a fire at a West side herb store.

The fire happened around 4 a.m. on Saturday. Firefighters had to cut through burglar bars to get inside Herbolaria La India located at Navidad and West Commerce streets, which sells candles and incense. 

The fire started in a storage area and no one was inside at the time. 

The store owner said most of the merchandise has been destroyed by smoke damage. 

Fire officials estimate the blaze caused $15,000 worth of damage. 


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