PANORAMA CITY (CBSLA) — Residents were able to safely evacuate after a fire erupted at Towne Square Apartments in Panorama City overnight.
People pounded on doors to get their neighbors to safety as the fire, which started in the carport, spread to an apartment above.READ MORE: Huntington Beach Officially Calls For Offshore Oil Drilling Ban
Six vehicles were destroyed, one apartment is damaged from the flames and two others from the smoke.READ MORE: West Covina City Council Approves New Amazon Distribution Center
It’s unclear how the fire started. An investigation is underway.MORE NEWS: East LA Olympic Boxer Paul Gonzales Pleads Guilty To Child Sex Abuse
No further details were immediately available.