LOS ANGELES (CBSLA) — A greater-alarm fire damaged the attic of a popular eatery in downtown Los Angeles early Friday morning.


The fire was reported at 6:45 a.m. at the Urth Caffe located at 459 S. Hewitt St., according to the Los Angeles Fire Department.

It took nearly 100 firefighters almost 90 minutes to knock down the blaze. There were no injuries.

Arson investigators were on scene to try and determine a cause for the fire, which is believed to have started in the restaurant’s kitchen.

A financial estimate of the damage was not confirmed.


Leave a Reply

Please log in using one of these methods to post your comment:

Google photo

You are commenting using your Google account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s