PACIFIC PALISADES (CBSLA) — Fire crews worked Tuesday to contain a brush fire in the Pacific Palisades as heat advisories were issued along the Los Angeles County coast.
The National Weather Service issued a heat advisory Tuesday from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. for the Los Angeles County Coast including downtown L.A., Malibu, Santa Monica, Beverly Hills, Hollywood, and Long Beach.READ MORE: Strong Santa Ana Winds Expected To Blow Into Los Angeles Area Tonight
The approximately 40-acre Palisades Fire that erupted Monday morning near the 500 block of North Palisades Drive was 10 percent contained Tuesday as the heat advisory began.READ MORE: LA City Council Gives Preliminary Approves $5 Hazard Pay For Grocery Store Workers
Two people were said to be injured from during the fire, LAFD officials said in a Monday afternoon press conference.MORE NEWS: Fans Missing Disneyland Can Buy Tickets To Dine At California Adventure Park Starting March 18
One firefighter was said to have sustained a minor injury and a civilian was taken to the hospital complaining of respiratory distress.