KNOCKDOWN Brush Fire 10/15/2017

KNOCKDOWN Brush Fire; 7:37PM; Near 2800 Observatory Dr; #GriffithPark; Precise water drops by LAFD helicopters stopped the forward progress of the fire, and combined with the lack of wind, allowed 77 LAFD ground personnel (with support of Park Rangers) to extinguish active flame in steep terrain, holding the fire to three-quarters of one (0.75) acre of medium to heavy density brush; No injury; No structure threat or damage; No evacuation; The fire cause is under active investigation; Two LACoFD hand crews are enroute to assist is further securing the fire's perimeter; Dispatched Units: E35 T35 E235 RA35 E56 E6 E215 T15 E76 E229 T29 E90 EM14 BC5 BC711 H3 H5 H6 E27 CM22 E94 E29 E26 BC11 BP44 BP47; - Brian Humphrey