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L.A. City Councilman: Arsonist Responsible For Elks Lodge Fire

Standing in front of what remains of the charred building in the 1700 block of West Cumbre Drive, Joe Buscaino promised to “hunt down” the person responsible.

CBS2 / KCAL9–04/16/2014

Officials say several houses in one South Los Angeles neighborhood hit hard by a string of fires did not have functional smoke alarms. (Photo credit: Alytino Brown)

Firefighters Pass Out Smoke Alarms In South LA Neighborhood Ravaged By House Fires

Residents of one L.A. neighborhood where a fire in a converted garage last night left a man with burns to more than 80 percent of his body are being urged to make sure they have a working smoke alarm in their residence.

04/16/2014

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Blaze At Historic Elks Lodge Under Investigation

It took firefighters nearly two hours to knock down a “suspicious” fire at the historic Elks Lodge in San Pedro Tuesday morning.

CBS2 / KCAL9–04/15/2014

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NTSB: No Evidence Of Pre-Impact Fire In Orland Crash

Federal investigators said Sunday that they haven’t found physical evidence confirming a witness’ claim that a FedEx truck was on fire before it slammed into a bus carrying high school students, killing 10 people in Northern California.

04/13/2014

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Man Killed In Agua Dulce Crash, Fire

A California Highway Patrol spokesperson said the crash occurred on the northbound side of the Antelope Valley Freeway at Agua Dulce Canyon Road at approximately 8 p.m.

04/12/2014

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Neighbor Rescues Woman, 18, Trapped Inside Burning Reseda Home

A man rescued an 18-year-old woman who was trapped inside a burning Reseda home on Thursday.

CBS2 / KCAL9–04/10/2014

Officials say several houses in one South Los Angeles neighborhood that have been hit by fires did not have functional smoke alarms. (Photo credit: Alytino Brown)

$75K Reward Offered In Murders Of Mother, Son Who Died In Garage Fire

City Council members and police Thursday offered a $75,000 reward for information leading to the suspects responsible for the murder of a woman and her 1-year-old son who died in a South LA garage fire.

CBS2 / KCAL9–04/10/2014

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Man Hailed As Hero After Van Crashes Into Garden Grove Apartment Complex

A man is being hailed a hero Thursday for saving the life of a driver who lost control of his van, hit a power line and slammed into an apartment complex before the vehicle burst into flames.

CBS2 / KCAL9–04/10/2014

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Firefighter Suffers Minor Injuries In Jefferson Park Blaze

A firefighter was injured Wednesday while battling a structure fire in Jefferson Park.

CBS2 / KCAL9–04/09/2014

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1 Burn Victim In Suspected BHO Lab Fire

L.A. County Fire was called to Rattlesnake Drive just off Encinal Canyon following a report of a blaze at a single family structure in the Malibu hills just after 6 p.m. Tuesday.

CBS2 / KCAL9–04/08/2014

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With Rising Temperatures, Inland Empire Residents Worry About Brush Fire Threat

With last summer’s brush fires fresh in memory, residents in the Inland Empire are worried about a repeat in 2014, due to rising Spring temperatures.

04/08/2014

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Fire Damages Outbuildings Near 405 Freeway In Van Nuys

Crews Tuesday were battling a fire near the southbound side of the 405 Freeway at Roscoe Boulevard.

CBS Los Angeles–04/08/2014

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1 Injured In Van Nuys Attic Fire

One person Tuesday was injured after a fire broke out in the attic of a house in Van Nuys.

CBS2 / KCAL9–04/08/2014

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Fire Causes $2M In Damages To Anaheim Construction Site

Firefighters Tuesday battled a three-alarm fire at an apartment construction site in Orange County.

CBS2 / KCAL9–04/08/2014

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5 Vehicles Destroyed In Downey Carport Fire

A two-alarm fire Tuesday destroyed five cars and damaged an apartment complex in Downey.

CBS2 / KCAL9–04/08/2014

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