Firefighters in 天使 are battling a blaze at an oceanfront building in Venice Beach that reportedly started in a nearby homeless encampment.
多于 100 firefighters are tackling the fire, according to the Los Angeles Fire Department.
“There are still 116 LAFD personnel in ongoing defensive firefighting operations at what is now described as a two story, 6,952 square-foot *COMMERCIAL ONLY* structure (no residential), 内置 1953, and vacant when an outside fire this morning at a homeless encampment on the south side of the building extended into the structure – and briefly threatened, but was prevented from damaging 2 nearby structures,” it said, 在一个 声明.
No injuries have been reported, according to LAFD.
Images of the fire are being shared on social media.
NBC Los Angeles 报告 that the commercial building is on Ocean Front Walk, near the Venice Beach boardwalk.
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