KNOCKDOWN Greater Alarm Structure Fire 03/11/2023 INC#1767

KNOCKDOWN Greater Alarm Structure Fire; INC#1767; 11:03PM; 826 S Santa Fe Av;; #DowntownLA; Firefighters forced entry into the metalclad building. After withdrawing to defensive operations and knocking back the flames, firefighters re-entered the building to finish the job. Ultimately, it took 96 firefighters 46 minutes to extinguish the flames. Thankfully, this particular metal-working business did not contain some of the flammable metals (like magnesium) that can be a concern, but only aluminum was the main metal found inside. There were no reported injuries. The cause of the fire is under investigation.; FS 17; Batt 1; Central Bureau; Council District 14; BC1 BC11 BC5 CM20 CM22 E10 E11 E17 E202 E203 E209 E210 E211 E220 E221 E25 E27 E4 E9 EA1 EM1 HR3 RA17 RA209 RA25 SQ21 T10 T11 T2 T20 T21 T3 T9 UR3 UR88; CH7; 13 14; Nicholas Prange