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Wednesday, April 16, 2014

Vegetation Fire 4/16/2014

*Vegetation Fire* Griffith Park; MAP https://goo.gl/maps/vUZDD; FS 35;
#GriffithPark; 100' x 100' of vegetation on fire between the Observatory
and the Greek Theatre (3000 block of Vermont Canyon Rd). KNOCKDOWN: 44
ground based FF's in 1 hr 7 min. No structures threatened. No injury,
NFD. On scene: BC11 BC5 BP35 BP41 E220 E235 E56 E6 T20 T35; Ch:7,13 @
1:59 AM -Erik Scott###

Tuesday, April 15, 2014

Structure Fire 4/15/2014

*UPDATE: 2663 S Cloverdale Av* KNOCKDOWN: 30 FF in 15 min. 1 adult male
w/ burns to 2/3 of body, rapidly treated & transported to a local
hospital in critical condition. 3 other adults being assessed for smoke
inhalation due to heavy smoke conditions. No immediate evidence of
functional alarms. Fire cause under investigation by LAFD Arson Section,
NFD. - Erik Scott###

Structure Fire 4/15/2014

*Structure Fire* 2663 S Cloverdale Av; MAP https://goo.gl/maps/56udV; FS
68; #WestAdams; Small fire in rear garage converted into living space.
At least 2 patients being evaluated for non-life-threatening injury.
Official Knockdown expected soon, NFD. Dispatched: AR1 BC18 E261 E294
E61 E68 E94 EM11 RA34 RA58 RA894 RA94 T61 T94; Ch:9,13 @ 9:42 PM -Erik
Scott###

Blueline vs Auto 4/15/2014

*Blueline vs Auto* 1255 S Flower St; MAP https://goo.gl/maps/nNj6g; FS
10; #DT; 1 patient: Solo occupant of small auto w/ non-life-threatening
injury, being treated & transported to local hospital. No entrapment.
Approx 50 people onboard train, none injured. Dispatched: BC1 E10 E203
E9 EM3 HR56 RA10 RA9 T3 T9. Some LAFD units being released, NFD. Media
contact = MTA; Ch:7,13 @ 11:35 AM -Erik Scott###

Greater Alarm Structure Fire 4/15/2014

*UPDATE: 1748 W Cumbre Dr* KNOCKDOWN; 104 FF's took 1 hr + 56 min to
extinguish blaze that heavily damaged Elks Lodge; No injury; Cause under
investigation; Loss being tabulated - Brian Humphrey###

Greater Alarm Structure Fire 4/15/2014

*UPDATE: 1748 W Cumbre Dr* The firefight continues on a stubborn blaze;
No injury; PIO Chief Steve Ruda enroute; NFD (No Further Details) -
Brian Humphrey###

Greater Alarm Structure Fire 4/15/2014

*UPDATE: 1748 W Cumbre Dr* Location is #SanPedro #ElksLodge #966
http://sanpedroelks.org ; Blaze remains a non-injury Greater Alarm blaze
with 101 LAFD personnel still battling flames - Brian Humphrey###

Greater Alarm Structure Fire 4/15/2014

*UPDATE: 1748 W Cumbre Dr* Address corrected to 1748 - Confirmed as
#SanPedro Elks Lodge (33,744 sq ft - 2 story [also basement?]
constructed 1967; Firefight continues; No injury - Brian Humphrey###

Greater Alarm Structure Fire 4/15/2014

*UPDATE: 1738 W Cumbre Dr* Now 101 LAFD Firefighters on scene for what
remains a 'Greater Alarm' fire; Tac Channels 12,13,14 - Brian
Humphrey###

Greater Alarm Structure Fire 4/15/2014

*UPDATE: 1738 W Cumbre Dr* 79 Firefighters assigned; Defensive
operations with structural compromise; Firefight continues; Listen
http://bit.ly/LAFD-AUDIO - Brian Humphrey###

Greater Alarm Structure Fire 4/15/2014

*Greater Alarm Structure Fire* 1738 W Cumbre Dr; MAP
https://goo.gl/maps/FHRV1; FS 101; 2 story (Elks?) lodge with both
floors well involved; Ch:9,12,13 @ 2:50 AM -Brian Humphrey###

Monday, April 14, 2014

Stranded Hikers 4/14/2014

*Stranded Hikers* San Gabriel Foothills; MAP http://bit.ly/may_cyn; FS
91; 2 uninjured adult M hikers stranded in remote canyon near May Canyon
Truck Trail; LAFD copter will hoist to safety; NFD; Ch:8,17 @ 9:09 PM
-Brian Humphrey###

Structure Fire 4/14/2014

*UPDATE: 4846 Stansbury Av* KNOCKDOWN; 42 FF's took 20 min; Confined to
attic; No injury - Brian Humphrey###

Structure Fire 4/14/2014

*Structure Fire* 4846 Stansbury Av; MAP https://goo.gl/maps/2M9as; FS
88; 1 story home w/attic fire; Ch:9,17 @ 4:56 PM -Brian Humphrey###

Cliff Rescue 4/14/2014

*UPDATE: Griffith Park* The stranded hiker assist is now complete; 1
child being evaluated for minor rock wound; NFD - Brian Humphrey###