CLAREMONT (CBSLA.com) — Fire crews on Monday afternoon knocked down a second-alarm fire at a commercial building in Claremont that sent a massive plume of smoke into the air.
The Los Angeles County Fire Department said the fire burned at a one-story, 90,000-square-foot building in the 700 block of East Harrison Avenue.READ MORE: COVID-19 Related Hospitalizations Continue To Drop In Los Angeles County
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About half of the building was scorched by flames, the Fire Department said.
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No injuries were reported.