South LA Family Says Homeless To Blame For Fire That Damaged HomeA fire damaged a home in South Los Angeles last night, and the family who lived there are saying a nearby homeless encampment may be to blame.
Man Arrested For Arson After Fire Destroys Home Under Construction On The Strand, Damages 4 OthersBecause homes are built very close together in this beachside community, the fire spread quickly to homes on each side and across the alley. A total of five homes were damaged by the flames.
Firefighters Battle Blaze At Hollywood Hills HomeFirefighters were called at about 10:16 p.m. to the 2200 block of Hercules Drive and found fire shooting through the roof, Los Angeles Fire spokesman Brian Humphrey said. The flames were out by 11:02 p.m., he said.
Local Little League Pitches In After Fire Destroys HomeIt started when a driver lost control and swerved into a family's home, setting it on fire. The family lost everything in the blaze but now the local Little League is teaming up to give them a helping hand.
Burning Candle Sparked Fire That Destroyed Buddhist Temple In Garden GroveThe fire was under control within a half hour and no one was hurt. The charred house was taped off, but bright fruit offerings, plants and flowers somehow were unscathed by the flames.
Firefighters Quickly Extinguish Studio City House Fire, Man Taken To HospitalA 57-year-old man was taken to a hospital tonight with an unspecified medical complaint after firefighters extinguished a house fire in Studio City.
2 Burned, Firefighter Injured In Carson House FireTwo adults, both about 50 years old, suffered burns to their arms and were taken to a hospital, according to the Los Angeles County Fire Department. One firefighter suffered an ankle injury.
1 Killed, Several Hurt In San Bernardino House FirePhillip Enos, 38, died in the blaze.
Man Charged With Killing Parents At Diamond Bar HomeA 33-year-old man was charged Wednesday with murdering his parents, who were found dead along with their dog after a fire last week at their Diamond Bar home.
Son Of Couple Killed In Suspicious Diamond Bar House Fire Arrested On Murder ChargesDeputies believe Ryan Venti spent the week hiding in the hills surrounding his parents' home.
Couple Killed In Diamond Bar House Fire Had Just Retired; Adult Son Sought For QuestioningThe bodies were found in a burned bedroom. Officials say they assume the victims to be the husband and wife, believed to be in their 60s, but their identities have yet to be confirmed by the Los Angeles County Coroner’s office.
Woman Dies In Murietta House FireA deadly fire in Riverside County. Deputies found a body in the garage of a home. Nicole Comstock reports.
Man Uses Blowtorch To Kill Spiders, Sets Fresno Home On FireA man nearly burned down a house in Fresno while trying to kill spiders, fire officials said.
Police: Man Slit Both Wrists, Set Fire To Home, Told 911 'Suicide By Cop'When officers arrived, a man was in the middle of the street with injuries to both his wrists and his house was burning.
Flames Take Down 2 Homes Under Construction In South LAThe fire was so hot, firefighters battled the blaze from a distance. One firefighter said the flames went as high as 80 feet in the air.