Fire destroys townhouse construction in Brentwood
More than 100 Los Angeles firefighters subdued a blaze that destroyed a townhouse complex under construction in Brentwood Thursday morning.
No one was hurt in the fire, which ignited shortly before 4 a.m. at 12315 W. Gorham Ave., according to an Los Angeles Fire Department report.
A nearby apartment complex was evacuated as a precaution.
The cause of the fire was not immediately known Thursday morning.
-- Sam Quinones
Photo: Firefighters hose down smoldering embers after a large fire gutted a townhouse complex under construction in Brentwood. Credit: Al Seib / Los Angeles Times