Update Greater Alarm Structure Fire KNOCKDOWN 05/04/2021 INC#1661

Update KNOCKDOWN Greater Alarm Structure Fire; INC#1661; 01:09AM; 1846 E 57th St; https://bit.ly/3ui6Pju; Central-Alameda; The commercial building engulfed in flames threatened nearby structures on three sides. Firefighters strategically positioned themselves to defend the surrounding buildings and deluged the well-involved structure from the exterior. It took 67 LAFD firefighters 72 minutes to eliminate the flames. Sadly, one person perished in the blaze. The cause of the fire and circumstances surrounding the fatality are under active investigation. PIO Captain Cody Weireter is en route ETA 12:30am.; FS 21; Batt 13; South Bureau; Council District 9; AR1 BC1 BC11 BC13 BC4 CM22 E14 E15 E17 E20 E205 E209 E21 E210 E215 E221 E226 E233 E266 E3 E33 E66 EA1 EM13 HE1 PI3 RA21 RA5 RA814 RS3 SQ21 T10 T15 T21 T26 T33 T5 T66 T9 UR5 UR88; CH9; 12 13 14; Nicholas Prange