CULVER CITY (CBSLA) – One person was injured in a blaze which sparked at a motel in Culver City early Wednesday morning.
The fire was reported at 3 a.m. at the Astro Motel, located at 3850 Sepulveda Blvd., according to the Culver Fire Department.READ MORE: Standoff Continues After Pursuit Ends In Palmdale, 1 Person Taken Into Custody
Firefighters arrived to find a portion of the motel well-involved in flames. They were able to contain the blaze to just one unit, but another two to three suffered smoke damage.
One person was rushed to UCLA Medical Center with burns. The patient’s condition was unknown.READ MORE: Time Is Up For Lucky Lottery Winner To Claim $26M Prize
The blaze prompted a Sig Alert and the closure of the northbound 405 Freeway off-ramp to Venice Boulevard. The off-ramp has since reopened.
Several guests were displaced. The cause of the fire is under investigation.