More Than 150 Firefighters Battle Blaze In Valley Village Apartment Complex

LOS ANGELES ( — More than 150 firefighters were battling a fire Wednesday in a three-story apartment building in the Valley Village area of Los Angeles.

The fire was reported around 10 a.m. in the 36-year-old building in the 5200 block of Bellingham Avenue.

The blaze was knocked down by 171 firefighters around 11:25 a.m.

Firefighters rescued at least two residents from a balcony.

Los Angeles Fire Department paramedics were sent to evaluate residents, but no injuries have been reported.

The cause of the fire is under investigation.


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