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Sunday, October 28, 2012

Fire 10/28/2012

*UPDATE: 12242 Branford St* Barrels contained only used motor oil; Due
to LAFD effort, no offsite contamination; LACo Health to handle local
spill; No injury; Cause = cutting torch used by workers; NFD - Brian
Humphrey###

Fire 10/28/2012

*UPDATE: 12242 Branford St* KNOCKDOWN; 72 FF's confined fire to scrap
autos/debris/tires within junk yard in 71 min; No injury; No evac; Focus
now on 1 (or more of ten) 55 gallon barrel(s) leaking unspecified
liquid; Confined to premises; Branford St will remain closed in
immediate area until further notice; NFD - Brian Humphrey###

Fire 10/28/2012

*UPDATE: 12242 Branford St* Large plume of smoke; Burning debris
includes tires; Propane tanks in vicinity - no involvement yet;
Firefight continues without injury; No evacuations; Branford St closed
between Glenoaks Blvd + San Fernando Rd; NFD - Brian Humphrey###

Fire 10/28/2012

*Fire* 12242 Branford St; MAP 502-F5; FS 98; Several vehicles ablaze in
wrecking yard; NFD; Ch:8,17 @ 0:49 PM -Brian Humphrey###

Fire 10/28/2012

*UPDATE: 700 N Sanford Av* KNOCKDOWN; 47 FF's took 17 min; No injury;
Confined to 'pair of cargo containers' with baled goods; NFD - Brian
Humphrey###

Fire 10/28/2012

*Fire* 700 N Sanford Av; MAP 794-G6; FS 38; PRELIM: 2 (cargo?)
containers (unk contents) fully involved; NFD; Ch:7,13 @ 0:14 PM -Brian
Humphrey###

Structure Fire 10/28/2012

*UPDATE: 11533 Bonham Av* KNOCKDOWN; 37 FF's took 18 min; Confined to
attached garage/attic of 1 story 1,390 sq ft home; No injury; NFD -
Brian Humphrey###

Structure Fire 10/28/2012

*Structure Fire* 11533 Bonham Av; MAP 502-J1; FS 98; 1 story home; NFD;
Ch:9,18 @ 11:31 AM -Brian Humphrey###

*Earthquake* 10/28/2012

*Earthquake* #LAquake The LAFD has concluded "#Earthquake Emergency
Mode" and is resuming normal operations; No significant injury, loss
of life or structure/infrastructure damage attributable to seismic
activity was discovered by our agency; We encourage Los Angeles
residents to visit http://ready.gov for disaster preparedness
information; Did You Feel It? Please take the survey
http://on.doi.gov/QOaYUs -Brian Humphrey ###

*Earthquake* 10/28/2012

*#Earthquake #LAquake* Citywide survey nearly complete; No reports of
significant injury or structure/infrastructure damage; Important Note:
Epicenter of this event is *outside* our jurisdiction, in Angeles
National Forest served by U.S. Forest Service and L.A. COUNTY Fire
Dept; Our information pertains only to City of Los Angeles. -Brian
Humphrey ###

Structure Fire 10/28/2012

*UPDATE: 20 E Anchorage St* LAFD assessing one F adult with poss inj
from escaping fire (now described as 2 story home?); NFD - Brian
Humphrey###

Structure Fire 10/28/2012

*UPDATE: 20 E Anchorage St* KNOCKDOWN; 39 FF's took 12 min; Confined to
1 first floor unit; No injury; NFD (No Further Details) - Brian
Humphrey###

Structure Fire 10/28/2012

*Structure Fire* 20 E Anchorage St; MAP 671-H7; FS 63; PRELIM: 2 story
apt bldg; NFD; Ch:9,12 @ 8:46 AM -Brian Humphrey###

*Earthquake* 10/28/2012

*#Earthquake* #LAquake Pursuant of protocol LAFD now in 'Earthquake
Emergency Mode' due to 8:24 AM PDT - Firefighters from 106
Neighborhood Fire Stations joined by LAFD helicopters in performing
survey of Department's 470 sq mile jurisdiction to identify any
significant damage to critical infrastructure, including
transportation, utilities, hospitals, schools, large places of
assemblage. -Brian Humphrey ###

*EARTHQUAKE* 10/28/2012

*#Earthquake* #LAquake PRELIM M3.9 seismic event 4.0 miles ESE of
Newhall, CA (24 miles NNW of #LosAngeles Civic Center).