GRANADA HILLS (CBSLA.com) — Firefighters Friday extinguished a residential house fire in Granada Hills.
The fire erupted shortly before 6:30 a.m. in the 11900 block of Elnora Place, according to the Los Angeles Fire Department.READ MORE: Huntington Beach Officially Calls For Offshore Oil Drilling Ban
Upon their arrival, firefighters located a vacant two-story home engulfed in flames.
Fire teared throughout the attic of the home and a portion of the second story.
Crews were able to knock down the fire within an hour.READ MORE: West Covina City Council Approves New Amazon Distribution Center
A preliminary investigation revealed the home is under construction.
High winds appeared to be fueling the fire.
Los Angeles Department of Water and Power crews were requested to assist with energized wires down in the back of the structure.MORE NEWS: East LA Olympic Boxer Paul Gonzales Pleads Guilty To Child Sex Abuse
The cause of the fire remains under investigation.