LOS ANGELES (CNS) – A fire damaged a residential building in the Winnetka area today, but no one was hurt.
Firefighters sent to the 20200 block of West Cantara Street at 12:20 p.m. extinguished the flames in the three-story building in about 35 minutes, said Brian Humphrey of the Los Angeles Fire Department.
“Firefighters quickly and safely evacuated a mobility impaired female resident from a unit adjacent to the fire,” Humphrey added.
The structure was described by the LAFD as an apartment building or town home consisting of two occupied floors above a ground-level garage. The cause of the fire was under investigation.