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Update Brush Fire 10/22/2017

Update Brush Fire; 9:30PM; Near 11120 Oro Vista Av; #Tujunga; Forward progress of fire stopped; Despite some spotting due to wind-driven embers, flames are fully contained to heavy brush within the wash by first arriving LAFD ground crews who have established a full perimeter; Full knockdown and additonal info pending; - Brian Humphrey
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Brush Fire 10/22/2017

Brush Fire; 9:05PM; Near 11120 Oro Vista Av; https://goo.gl/maps/3G3JHN2DZjm; #Tujunga; PRELIM: LAFD air and ground response, joined by Los Angeles County FD and Angeles National Forest Firefighters to one-half (0.5) acre of medium density brush burning (in the wash?) on arrival; No structure threat; Temp 79.1°F | Wind 8 MPH from E | Humidity 19% | Sky Clear; FS 74; Batt 12; Valley Bureau; Council District 7; CH: 5; 13; - Brian Humphrey
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KNOCKDOWN Structure Fire 10/22/2017

KNOCKDOWN Structure Fire; 6:27PM; 430 S St Andrews Pl; #Koreatown; 47 FF's took 14 minutes to extinguish flames on the top floor of a two story apartment unit (fire was on the building's 3rd and uppermost occupied floor) on the southwest corner of the 66 unit "La Jolla Courtyard Apartments", a 47 year-old building that did not feature optional fire sprinklers; No injury; Fire cause/loss/resident displacement to be determined; Dispatched Units: T29 E29 E229 RA829 E52 RA52 E6 E261 T61 BC11 BC711 E226 T26 E61 CM22 EM11 BC5; - Brian Humphrey
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Structure Fire 10/22/2017

Structure Fire; 6:13PM; 430 S St Andrews Pl; https://goo.gl/maps/r37WsVrjNtn; PRELIM: 3 stories of center-hallway apartments over 1 level of parking with fire in one unit on the 3rd (top?) floor; FS 29; Batt 11; Central Bureau; Council District 4; CH: 9; 13; - Brian Humphrey
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KNOCKDOWN Structure Fire 10/22/2017

KNOCKDOWN Structure Fire; 7:37AM; 400 S Occidental Bl; #Westlake; Address corrected from 336 to 400 S Occidental Blvd; 68 FF's took 26 minutes, confining fire to 3 autos in carport to rear of and directly beneath 4 story (3 occupied floors over parking) 28 unit apartment building; Though smoke entered one apartment on each of the three floors immediately above the fire, LAFD crews prevented flames from entering any of the units; No injury; Fire cause/loss to be determined; Dispatched Units: E6 E220 T20 T11 E211 RA811 E35 RA35 BC11 E420 E13 E203 T3 CM22 E235 T35 EM11 BC711 E3 HR3 T89 E289 UR89 UR88 BC14 RA889; - Brian Humphrey
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Structure Fire 10/22/2017

Structure Fire; 7:11AM; 336 S Occidental Bl; https://goo.gl/maps/2LhdfsE4tH52; #Westlake; 2 autos ablaze in carport to rear of and beneath (4 story?) apartment building, fire extending to one or more apartments above; FS 6; Batt 11; Central Bureau; Council District 13; CH: 9; 12,13; Brian Humphrey
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Traffic Collision 10/21/2017

Traffic Collision; 9:41PM; SB 5 Fwy x Osborne St ; https://goo.gl/maps/BnCdp2MHafK2; #Arleta; PRELIM: 2 vehicle collision (sedan vs SUV?) on/near freeway on-ramp with one vehicle (SUV?) overturned; 3 persons (unk age/gender/condition/affiliation) were ejected from that vehicle, no entrapment, and will be transported to area trauma centers with unspecified injuries; Unk status of sedan occupant/s; Media inquiries = CHP Log #4227 and LAPD Valley Traffic Incident #5460 (investigatory jurisdiction yet to be determined); FS 98; Batt 12; Valley Bureau; Council District 7; Dispatched LAFD Units: E98 T98 E298 RA98 E7 RA898 RA75 EM15 BC12 RA7; CH: 8; 17; - Brian Humphrey
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KNOCKDOWN Structure Fire 10/21/2017

KNOCKDOWN Structure Fire; 1:23PM; 12720 Burbank Bl; #ValleyVillage; 75 FF's took just 23 minutes to confine flames to 4 burning vehicles on the 1st floor parking level, as well as one condo unit directly above (2nd floor = lowest of 3 occupied levels) of the 4 story total center-hallway condominium building, one of two buildings in the jointly managed Briarcrest complex; There were no injuries; Fire cause, monetary loss and displaced persons (if any) have yet to be determined; - Brian Humphrey
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Update Structure Fire 10/21/2017

Update Structure Fire; 1:21PM; 12720 Burbank Bl; #ValleyVillage; Flames have extended from the 4 burning vehicles into one unit on lowest of 3 occupied floors above the one parking level of the one 4 story (total) center-hallway Briarcrest *condominium* building (Briarcrest is a two building complex); Some residents have self-evacuated, others are being sheltered in place; There are presently no injuries as the firefight continues; CH: 9; 17, 18; Brian Humphrey
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Fire 10/21/2017

Fire; 12:59PM; 12720 Burbank Bl; https://goo.gl/maps/Qr1B1T2G2y42; #ValleyVillage; Four vehicles burning on the 1st floor parking level under 3 story center-hallway apartments; FS 102; Batt 14; Valley Bureau; Council District 4; CH: 9; 17, 18; Brian Humphrey
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