Southern California -- this just in

« Previous Post | L.A. NOW Home | Next Post »

Fire erupts at Hollywood Hills' Magic Castle

October 31, 2011 |  1:12 pm

Magic Castle fire Oct 31 2011

A fire broke out Monday at at the Magic Castle entertainment complex in the Hollywood Hills.

According to the Los Angeles Fire Department, a fire was reported in the attic of the building at 7001 W. Franklin Avenue after noon. An LAFD spokesman described it as a greater alarm fire and said crews were on the scene trying to put it out.

Several photos on Twitter and television coverage showed LAFD personnel on ladders and on the roof of the Magic Castle working on the blaze.

No injuries were reported.


Lesbian couple voted homecoming queen and king

Grandmother's stolen ashes returned to Woodland Hills family

Rock band sees 'Halloween Light Show 2011' in person in Riverside

-- Andrew Blankstein

Photo: Firefighters battle blaze at Magic Castle on Monday. Credit: KTLA-TV