Emergency personnel say many drivers in Los Angeles are failing to yield, making it more difficult for crews to navigate around traffic.
Strong winds are expected across Southwestern California through Monday morning, officials advised.
Crews were dispatched to the 17000 block of Sunset Boulevard following a report of a hiker in need of air ambulance transport shortly after 1 p.m., according to department spokesperson Katherine Main.
A large-scale training exercise brought police and fire personnel and other agencies together Sunday at Ontario International Airport.
LA city firefighters have agreed to a tentative salary contract.
The incident started at Third and Alameda.
Record-breaking heat hit Southern California on Thursday as the region prepared for a sweltering weekend marked by Santa Ana winds and extreme fire danger.
Los Angeles County Fire personnel were called to the store located in the 900 block of West Badillo Street just after 3 p.m. Monday.
A dock fire in the Los Angeles harbor is threatening warehouses and a ship, according to the Los Angeles Fire Department.
Thousands of Los Angeles Fire Department personnel Tuesday took part in a training session to provide survival skills to firefighters.
The cause of an apartment fire that killed a 98-year-old woman and her 74-year-old son remained under investigation Friday.
The fire was reported just before 1:30 a.m. in the 200 block of W. 50th Street in South Park, the Los Angeles Fire Department said.
The City Council Friday unanimously approved Ralph Terrazas as the new chief of the Los Angeles Fire Department.
A firefighter trying to get to Isum was injured when the floor gave out. He was taken to a hospital with leg burns and listed in fair condition.
Parts of UCLA remained underwater after a nearly 100-year old water main break resulted in massive flooding on Tuesday afternoon, causing havoc across campus.