Five homeless pod shelters were destroyed by a fire in Riverside Saturday, causing $25,000 in damages.

The non-injury fire was reported about 8:30 a.m. at the Riverside Village Shelter at 1919 Massachusetts Ave., according to the Riverside Fire Department.

All residents of shelter were evacuated while firefighters responded to the blaze, which was extinguished about 9 a.m.

Five homeless pods were rendered uninhabitable by the fire while three others suffered minor heat damage, fire officials said.

The cause of the fire was under investigation.

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