According to Scott, a man sleeping in a converted attic room became trapped inside and died. His four other roommates survived the blaze.
Investigators were on scene on the 2600 block of East Park Lane near Fashion Lane to determine what caused the blaze.
A woman was found dead inside the condo and a male relative was transported to a hospital with a major burn injury. He was listed in critical condition.
Fire officials said the blaze was so intense it started to melt some of their protective equipment.
Crews were called at 10:17 p.m. to a single-family home in the 2400 block of North Hollisten, the Los Angeles County Fire Department reported.
Firefighters reportedly found a person dead inside a house Sunday where they had just put out a blaze.
The fire, reported just after 6:15 a.m., was located at a home in the 5000 block of West 135th Street.
Authorities say one person has been killed in a house fire in South Los Angeles.
A man found dead Friday inside a fire-ravaged Mount Washington home was identified by relatives as an 89-year-old World War II hero.
Firefighters on Sunday threw a holiday party for residents who lost their homes last Thursday in what officials believe was a case of arson.
Authorities say two cats and an unspecified number of pet birds died in an apartment fire in Van Nuys.
A 70-something woman was killed and her son and daughter-in-law injured Saturday in a Burbank house fire.
Friends and family members gathered Sunday to hold a fundraiser to aid the families of 19 firefighters who died battling an Arizona wildfire.
An elderly woman is dead and two others injured after an apartment fire broke out in Chinatown Wednesday night.
A body was found inside a two-story home Sunday in Quartz Hill after a fire was put out there this afternoon, a coroner’s lieutenant said.