The Red Cross is assisting those affected by the blast, reported at 15025 Vanowen Street, according to LAFD spokesperson Brian Humphrey.
Crews Tuesday were battling a fire near the southbound side of the 405 Freeway at Roscoe Boulevard.
One person Tuesday was injured after a fire broke out in the attic of a house in Van Nuys.
The incident occurred around 2:25 p.m. Sunday on the 16100 block of Cohasset Street.
Four people were killed and three others were wounded in several separate shootings across Southern California overnight.
Three people including a Los Angeles police officer and a firefighter were hospitalized after being exposed to what was thought to be a dangerous substance.
A suspect was arrested Friday after leading authorities on a pursuit and fleeing the vehicle in Van Nuys.
The business is located at Hazeltine and Oxnard.
Six of the seven candidates for Los Angeles County sheriff sparred Wednesday night in the first public debate of the campaign.
Los Angeles officials are launching an effort to target pimps and johns in the San Fernando Valley, while trying to help juvenile prostitutes who want out of the sex trade.
A Van Nuys chiropractor is scheduled to appear in court Tuesday on charges he sexually assaulting a female patient.
A 50-year-old man has pleaded not guilty to shooting a Los Angeles police officer and another man earlier this week.
Sevada Aghazarian was in the parking lot in the 13640 block of Burbank Boulevard when he was confronted by the suspect at approximately 6:10 p.m. Monday, according to police.
A jury Thursday acquitted a Los Angeles Superior Court judge of misdemeanor battery in connection to a dispute over the disposal of dog waste.
A Los Angeles County Superior Court judge claimed he was acting in self-defense when he had an altercation with a woman over the disposal of dog waste last year.