SANTA ANA – Two women died in Santa Ana Wednesday in a fire at a group home for people with special needs, authorities said.
The fire damaged Mary’s Home at 2138 N. Hathaway St. Firefighters were sent to the location at 5:30 a.m., said Capt. Steve Concialdi of the Orange County Fire Authority. The flames were extinguished in about an hour.
Two women of about 50 died inside the building,