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Sunday, September 30, 2012

Grass Fire 9/30/2012

*UPDATE: 11201 Big Tujunga Cyn Rd* LAFD will airlift critically burned
male to area hospital: Fire mop up continues; No structure damage; NFD -
Brian Humphrey###

Grass Fire 9/30/2012

*UPDATE: 11201 Big Tujunga Cyn Rd* Fire contained, not yet fully
extinguished; 1 male civilian patient will be transported to hosp; NFD -
Brian Humphrey###

Grass Fire 9/30/2012

*UPDATE: 11201 Big Tujunga Cyn Rd* 1 civilian (living in flood control
channel?) being assessed for unspecified injury; Firefight continues; No
acreage update; NFD - Brian Humphrey###

Grass Fire 9/30/2012

*Grass Fire* 11201 Big Tujunga Cyn Rd; MAP 503-G1; FS 74; PRELIM:
One-half acre grass; No imminent structure threat; NFD; Ch:5,12 @ 10:29
PM -Brian Humphrey###

Grass Fire 9/30/2012

*Grass Fire* 3034 N Chadwick Dr; MAP 595-F7; FS 47; One-quarter acre; No
structure threat; No injury; First arriving LAFD crews 'will handle';
NFD; Ch:7,1 @ 5:50 PM -Brian Humphrey###

Grass Fire 9/30/2012

*UPDATE: 4351 Esmeralda St* LAFD Paramedics examined 4 preteen girls
(Age 6,8,10 w/ minor burns to bottom of feet after walking thru embers -
taken to hospital in good condition) also an 11 y/o minor illness [no
burn] released to parent at scene; Scorched grass = one-quarter acre;
Damage to shed + apt bldg = 50K; No residents displaced; Cause of fire
undetermined; NFD - Brian Humphrey###

Carmageddon II Press Briefing 9/10/2012

The 5:00 PM PDT Press Briefing for is being streamed live at
http://lafd.blogspot.com

Vehicle Fire 9/30/2012

*Vehicle Fire* 9260 Robin Dr; MAP 592-G4; FS 41; Does *not* involved
brush in canyon; No injury; 1 LAFD engine is handling; NFD; Ch:7,1 @
3:46 PM -Brian Humphrey###

Grass Fire 9/30/2012

*UPDATE: 4351 Esmeralda St* KNOCKDOWN; 62 FF's took 33 min; Confined by
LAFD ground crews to grass, w/ limiteed damage to 1 shed + 1 two-story
apt bldg; Still awaiting details on civilian burn injuries; NFD - Brian
Humphrey###

Grass Fire 9/30/2012

*UPDATE: 4351 Esmeralda St* Prelim report of 2 civilian burn patients;
Firefight continues; NFD (No Further Details) - Brian Humphrey###

Grass Fire 9/30/2012

*UPDATE: 4351 Esmeralda St* 36 FF's assigned; Including 4 LAFD copters;
Some structure involvement; No injury; No formal evacuation; NFD - Brian
Humphrey###

Grass Fire 9/30/2012

*Grass Fire* 4351 Esmeralda St; MAP 595-C6; FS 47; PRELIM: One-quarter
acres threatening homes; NFD; Ch:7,14 @ 3:14 PM -Brian Humphrey###

Missing Diver 9/30/2012

*UPDATE: Port of Los Angeles* Diver has apparently been recovered alive
+ is in care of USCG; Media contact = USCG; NFD (No Further Details) -
Brian Humphrey###

Missing Diver 9/30/2012

*Missing Diver* Port of Los Angeles; MAP 854-G2; FS 111; LAFD
Air/Land/Sea crews joining multi-agency effort to find missing diver
*outside breakwater east of L.A. Light; Media contact = USCG; NFD;
Ch:7,12 @ 2:30 PM -Brian Humphrey###

Fire 9/30/2012

*UPDATE: 3700 S Broadway* Address correction from 38th St; Non-injury
equipment/vent system fire at Matchmaster Inc, a textile finishing firm
[ fire photo: http://bit.ly/Vflqa6 ]; NFD - Brian Humphrey###

Structure Fire 9/30/2012

*UPDATE: 230 W 38th St* KNOCKDOWN; 100 FF's took 25 min; Confined to
equipment; No injury; NFD - Brian Humphrey###

Structure Fire 9/30/2012

*UPDATE: 230 W 38th St* 100 LAFD personnel assigned; Fire presently
contained in industrial equipment inside structure; No injury or formal
evacuation; Tac Channels: 12,14,15; NFD - Brian Humphrey###

Structure Fire 9/30/2012

*Structure Fire* 230 W 38th St; MAP 674-C2; FS 15; PRELIM: 2 story
metal-clad industrial) structure w/smoke showing; NFD; Ch:9,12 @ 10:31
AM -Brian Humphrey###