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Firefighters extinguish fire in industrial building in North Hollywood

May 30, 2009 |  2:38 pm

NohoMore than 120 firefighters fought a blaze in an industrial building housing shoes in North Hollywood this afternoon, just southwest of Bob Hope Airport in Burbank.

The fire was reported at 1:30 p.m. at 6818 Vineland Avenue, and firefighters battled the blaze for 51 minutes. One firefighter and one civilian was being assessed for nonlife-threatening injuries, said Brian Humphrey, spokesman for the Los Angeles Fire Department.

-- Rong-Gong Lin II