Warehouse fire in South L.A.
Los Angeles firefighters on the scene of a warehouse fire in the 2000 block of W. Southwest Drive earlier today. The fire, reported at about 10:30 this morning, took more 100 firefighters over an hour to knock down, according to the LAFD blog. A worker in the building suffered burns and was taken to the hospital. Cause was flammable chemicals ignited by a power tool, the blog reports.
--Veronique de Turenne
Photo: Allen J. Schaben / Los Angeles Times