Civilian Fatality Vehicle Fire 05/01/2023 INC#1617

Civilian Fatality Vehicle Fire; INC#1617; 08:49PM; 12640 W Riverside Dr;; #ValleyVillage; PRELIM: LAFD crews arrived to find a vehicle fire to the rear of a vacant two story commercial building. As they quickly extinguished the burning sedan without damage to the structure, they discovered the burned remains of an adult male adjacent to the vehicle. No other injuries were reported. The fire cause is under active investigation. Media Inquiries: LAPD (Incident #4431) and Coroner.; FS 78; Batt 14; Valley Bureau; Council District 4; E278 T78 RA78 E102 E60 BC14 T60 E260 RA878 PH1; CH8; 17; Brian Humphrey