PASADENA (CBSLA) — Flames ripped through a Salvation Army facility in Pasadena Wednesday afternoon.
Around 75 firefighters responded to Del Mar Boulevard and Fair Oaks Avenue just before 12:30 p.m. when the call came in.READ MORE: LA County Sees Another 72 Deaths Related To COVID-19
Personnel from the Los Angeles County Fire Department were assisting in the firefighting effort, which was continuing into the early afternoon.READ MORE: High-Powered Winds Whip Through Southland, Bringing Damage To Houses, Trees
Fire crews said there was a lot of fuel due to an increase in donations during the coronavirus pandemic.
Crews were able to get the flames under control in just about an hour.MORE NEWS: 22-Year-Old Man Stabbed To Death In Gardena
No firefighters were injured and the cause of the fire is under investigation.