LAFD – Smokey Store Fire

On August 11, 2013 Los Angeles Firefighters first on scene at Sunset Boulevard and Coronado Street reported fire in the rear on the first floor of a two story, apartments over commercial building in L.A.’s Echo Park – Silver Lake district. Firefighters quickly made entry to the rear of the structure, knocking down the seat of the fire before it could spread further into the 99 cent Store in front and apartments above. The main bulk of fire was knocked down in twenty minutes. There was one reported injury, the cause of the night time fire is under investigation.
-MNR- Firelensman