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Monday, August 27, 2012

Explosion 8/27/2012

*UPDATE: 1535 S Granville Av* Explosion attributed to leak of natural
gas; 1 adult male resident of involved unit w/ minor leg injury will
seek own care; Dept of Building & Safety to determine if unit/bldg
remains tenable; NFD - Brian Humphrey###

Reported Explosion 8/27/2012

*UPDATE: 1535 S Granville Av* Moderate damage within 1 unit of 18 unit
condominium; Apparent explosion in vicinity of kitchen stove;
Map/Street View: http://goo.gl/maps/Jrr2g Listen:
http://bit.ly/lafd-audio - Brian Humphrey###

Reported Explosion 8/27/2012

*UPDATE: 1535 S Granville Av* 1 civilian (from involved apt) now being
evaluated for unspecified injury; NFD - Brian Humphrey###

Reported Explosion 8/27/2012

*Reported Explosion* 1535 S Granville Av; MAP 631-J5; FS 59; PRELIM: 2
story apt over parking with small "explosion" (?) in kitchen area of 1
apt; No injury; NFD; Ch:7,17 @ 10:12 PM -Brian Humphrey###

Auto Fire 8/27/2012

*UPDATE: 5807 N Laurel Cyn Bl* KNOCKDOWN; 29 FF's took 10 min; Confined
to 2 autos; No injury; NFD - Brian Humphrey###

Auto Fire 8/27/2012

*Auto Fire* 5807 N Laurel Cyn Bl; MAP 562-G1; FS 60; One or more
vehicles ablaze in (subterranean?) parking level below 3 story
apartment; NFD; Ch:9,13 @ 6:25 PM -Brian Humphrey###

Aircraft Incident 8/27/2012

*UPDATE: 6638 W Franklin Ave* Note Address correction from Highland Av;
Is parking lot Franklin Av/Las Palmas Av; No injury from aboard aircraft
or on ground; Was apparent oil leak; No fire; NFD - Brian Humphrey###

Aircraft Incident 8/27/2012

*UPDATE: 1789 N Highland Av* KTLA helicopter has landed upright/safely;
All parties aboard are safe; Though smoking on descent, no fire at this
time - Brian Humphrey###

Aircraft Incident 8/27/2012

*Aircraft Incident* 1789 N Highland Av; MAP 593-E3; FS 27; PRELIM:
(Media?) Helicopter Down; NFD (No Further Details); Ch:7,18 @ 6:05 PM
-Brian Humphrey###

Grass Fire 8/27/2012

*UPDATE: 6330 N Monterey Rd* KNOCKDOWN; 20 FF's took 15 min; No acreage
stated; Cause under investigation - Brian Humphrey###

Grass Fire 8/27/2012

*Grass Fire* 6330 N Monterey Rd; MAP 595-D3; FS 12; PRELIM: 0.5 acre at
South Pasadena border; No structure threat; Ch:7,13 @ 2:04 PM -Brian
Humphrey###

Vegetation Fire 8/27/2012

*UPDATE: WB 118 Fwy east of 5 Fwy* KNOCKDOWN; 20 FF's took 13 min; No
injury; No structures; Cause under investigation; NFD - Brian
Humphrey###

Vegetation Fire 8/27/2012

*UPDATE: WB 118 Fwy east of 5 Fwy* Quarter-acre; Lane closure
anticipated; NFD - Brian Humphrey###

Vegetation Fire 8/27/2012

*Vegetation Fire* WB 118 Fwy east of 5 Fwy; MAP 502-A2; FS 98; NFD (No
Further Details); Ch:8,17 @ 1:51 PM -Brian Humphrey###

Traffic Collision 8/27/2012

*UPDATE: 7600 Willow Glen Rd* Man + woman aboard catering truck
uninjured; NFD (No Further Details) - Brian Humphrey###

Traffic Collision 8/27/2012

*Traffic Collision* 7600 Willow Glen Rd; MAP 593-B2; FS 97; Catering
truck overturned in apparent collision; NFD; Ch:8,17 @ 0:36 PM -Brian
Humphrey###

Train vs. Vehicle 8/26/2012

*UPDATE: 1900 S San Pedro St* Final patient count = 32 total; All in
good-to-fair condition (31 minor injury; 1 ill); NFD - Brian
Humphrey###

Traffic Collision 8/27/2012

*UPDATE: 1615 S Staunton Av* The LADWP de-energized the wires; Driver
exited; No injury; NFD - Brian Humphrey###

Traffic Collision 8/27/2012

*Traffic Collision* 1615 S Staunton Av; MAP 674-G1; FS 17; Big rig
trailer draped with energized electric wires; Uninjured driver remains
safely in cab awaiting arrival of LADWP; NFD; Ch:7,12 @ 8:34 AM -Brian
Humphrey###

Train vs. Vehicle 8/26/2012

*UPDATE: 1900 S San Pedro St* Most injuries appear minor; Some taken by
ambulance to area hosp; Updated patient count pending - Brian
Humphrey###

Train vs. Vehicle 8/26/2012

*UPDATE: 1900 S San Pedro St* Now as many as 8 persons from aboard train
being examined; No life threatening injuries have been noted from this
incident - Brian Humphrey###

Train vs. Vehicle 8/26/2012

*UPDATE: 1900 S San Pedro St* Bus struck + toppled traffic signal after
colliding with train; LAFD assesssing 40 persons (most if not all from
bus); No entrapment; NFD - Brian Humphrey###

Train vs. Vehicle 8/26/2012

*Train vs. Vehicle* 1900 S San Pedro St; MAP 634-E7; FS 10; PRELIM:
Metro Blue Line light rail train vs Metro Transit Bus; Approx 40
patients from bus; NFD; Ch:7,12 @ 6:58 AM -Brian Humphrey###