Terra Bella fire destroys 150 tons of pistachios
TERRA BELLA, Calif. (FOX26) —
150 tons of pistachios were destroyed after an early-morning fire in Terra Bella.
Tulare County Firefighters were called to the ARO Pistachio farm around 4:00 a.m. on Monday.
Firefighters found several bins full of pistachios burning but fortunately the fire only spread to other bins, no structures were burned.
About 350 bins of pistachios were destroyed.
Fire crews spent several hours mopping up.
There were no injuries reported.
The cause of the fire is under investigation.