the republic logo

Los Angeles apartment building fire displaces 30 people; 3 injuries reported

bug
Share/Save/Bookmark

LOS ANGELES — A fire at a Los Angeles apartment building has forced 30 people from their damaged homes.

City News Service says the blaze was reported about 9:15 p.m. Thursday in a two-story building in Panorama City.

It took firefighters about a half-hour to knock down the flames.

Crews forced their way into apartments and searched on their hands and knees for possible victims.

Three apartments burned and five others were damaged.

One woman who lived in the building and two firefighters were treated for minor injuries.

The cause of the blaze is under investigation.

Think your friends should see this? Share it with them!

Story copyright 2015 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.

Feedback, Corrections and Other Requests: AP welcomes feedback and comments from readers. Send an email to info@ap.org and it will be forwarded to the appropriate editor or reporter.


We also have more stories about:
(click the phrases to see a list)

Category:

Follow The Republic:

All content copyright ©2015 The Republic, a division of Home News Enterprises unless otherwise noted.
All rights reserved. Privacy policy.