VAN NUYS (CBSLA.com) — One woman suffered burns while a child escaped unharmed after an apartment fire in Van Nuys, according to the Los Angeles Fire Department.
The blaze was reported to the LAFD at 3:48 p.m., according to spokesman Brian Humphrey. The fire was contained to one of the 28 units in the three-story building at 6825 Haskell Ave., just north of Vanowen Street.READ MORE: 3 Children Stabbed To Death In Reseda Apartment; Mother Captured In Central California After Going On The Run
Humphrey said 37 firefighters responded to the scene, and the blaze was knocked down in 16 minutes.READ MORE: Man in Riverside Barricades Himself Against Police After Shooting His Wife
The estimated loss has not been determined, he said, and the cause of the fire remains under investigations.MORE NEWS: Couple Reunited With Lost GoPro Camera After Four Years, Thanks To TikTok Users
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