Los Ageles Fire Department make Quick work of Apartment Building Fire
April 6, 2023
The Los Angeles Fire Department (LAFD), responded to a fire on Saturday, April 1 in the 11000 of West Venice Boulevard. Around 11:40 a.m., firefighters responded to the scene to find smoke showing from the second floor of the building. The firefighters entered the building in an offensive mode and contained the fire to a laundry room with no extension to other parts of the building.
No injuries were reported, and the 18 firefighters who responded to the scene were able to knock down the fire in just 13 minutes. Occupants of the building were sheltered in place while firefighters placed blowers to ventilate the residual smoke on both residential floors.
The cause of the fire is currently unknown, and under investigation.