EAGLE ROCK (CBSLA) – A brush fire erupted in Eagle Rock Thursday afternoon amid wind and heat advisories throughout Los Angeles County.
The approximately 1-acre fire burned brush near the 1800 block of west Yosemite and Rosemary Drive.READ MORE: Omicron Variant Outbreak Reported In Berkeley Among People Already Vaccinated; Cases ‘Mildly Symptomatic’
There were no evacuations immediately ordered.READ MORE: CHiPs For Kids Toy Drive Kicks Off For 2021
According to the Los Angeles Unified School District, students and staff were sheltered in place at Eagle Rock Junior/Senior High School.MORE NEWS: Furniture From Set Of 'The Conners' Offered In Charity Auction
No structures were said to be threatened.
Update KNOCKDOWN #BrushFire; INC#0940; 1:26PM; 1842 W Yosemite Dr; https://t.co/lAahkOJLNl; #EagleRock; 46 minutes after LAFD was notified of the brush fire, crews in Eagle Rock called a knockdown after a swift and aggressive … https://t.co/YcVNIEmWns
— LAFD (@LAFD) October 24, 2019