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Central Bureau
LAFD Spokesperson: Brian Humphrey
LOS ANGELES - Los Angeles Fire Department crews, summoned at 3:51 AM on May 19, 2020 to investigate an automatic fire alarm activation at a fabric warehouse at 1914 South Mateo Street, arrived quickly to find fire sprinkler activation and heavy smoke showing from a 200' x 200' one story commercial block building…
LAFD Spokesperson: Nicholas Prange
HISTORIC SOUTH CENTRAL – A well-established basement fire spread throughout an apartment building in South Los Angeles and burned for many hours, causing collapse and displacing residents. The Los Angeles City Fire Department responded with over 100 firefighters to a structure fire that was…
LAFD Spokesperson: Margaret Stewart
COVID-19 Resources: Your LAFD continues to be guided by CDC, the Department of Public Health, and Mayor Garcetti regarding the best practices for protecting our communities and preventing spread of the virus. We strongly encourage your use of the following resources...…
South Bureau
LAFD Spokesperson: Margaret Stewart
LOS ANGELES - A late night blaze set the sky alight at a pallet yard in the Central-Alameda neighborhood of Los Angeles. At 10:55PM on Tuesday, May 5, 2020 the Los Angeles Fire Department responded to the 5700 block of S Bandera Street for a reported structure fire. The first arriving companies found a large (…
LAFD Spokesperson: Nicholas Prange
LEIMERT PARK - An early morning fire inflicted minor damage to a historic Leimert Park movie theater undergoing extensive renovations, but thanks to the quick work by firefighters, the structure was saved.   LAFD firefighters were summoned to the Vision Theatre at 4498 S. Leimert Blvd. on…
Valley Bureau
LAFD Spokesperson: Brian Humphrey
TUJUNGA - A woman found lifeless in a burning Tujunga home early Tuesday morning proved beyond medical help. The Los Angeles Fire Department was summoned by the 9-1-1 call of neighbors at 1:39 AM on April 21, 2020 to respond to a burning home at 10788 Las Lunitas Avenue in Tujunga. LAFD crews arrived…
Valley Bureau
LAFD Spokesperson: Margaret Stewart
NORTH HOLLYWOOD - Late into the night, a North Hollywood business erupted in flames, destroying the building.   At 1:01AM on April 16, 2020, the Los Angeles Fire Department responded to a reported structure fire in the 12000 block of W Victory Blvd in North Hollywood.  The first arriving fire companies found a…
Valley Bureau
LAFD Spokesperson: Margaret Stewart
LOS ANGELES - Despite an attempted rescue prior to LAFD arrival and a quick extinguishment of the fire, an approximately 40 year old man died at a fire in a Sunland garage. At  2:04PM on April 13, 2020, the Los Angeles Fire Department responded to a call initially reported as an electrocution in the 8700…
South Bureau
LAFD Spokesperson: Brian Humphrey
SOUTH LOS ANGELES - On the afternoon of April 11, 2020, the Los Angeles Fire Department was summoned to a structure fire at 11632 South Main Street in South Los Angeles. The first arriving firefighters discovered heavy pressurized smoke and fire showing from the rear of a 70’ x 40’ vacant one story commercial…
Central Bureau
LAFD Spokesperson: Brian Humphrey
BOYLE HEIGHTS - Firefighters battling a predawn blaze in a vacant Boyle Heights building found one person deceased inside the structure Saturday morning. The Los Angeles Fire Department was notified at 6:20 AM on April 11, 2020 by a door knock at Fire Station 25 in Boyle Heights, reporting a nearby building…
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