Thursday, October 26, 2017

Tarzana Carport Fire along the 19600 block of Friar St - Cause of fire is unclear

BREAKING NEWS: Tarzana home on West Friar St caught fire Thursday

Carport Fire extended up into the neighbor's yard from a tree and ignited their plastic sheds which then light their roof on fire. The attic caught fire. No injuries were reported at the scene. 

Photo Credits | Report: Baddboyfilms News, October 26, 2017 5:25pm Tarzana, CA

Raw Footage: 

Carport Fire reported along the 19600 block of West Friar St. East of Corbin Ave. 
The fire broke out Thursday evening at 5:25pm in the carport of a single-family dwelling on the 19600 block of West Friar Street in the southern part of Tarzana, CA. The fire extended through the eastern side of the neighboring yard, which was separated by a cinder block wall. 

No news into the cause of this fire and the how the fire started is still under investigation. Witnesses told Battalion Chief Andrew Wordin that they didn’t know what caused the fire. They said they heard popping sounds and came out to see. They noted their power in one house shutting down. They didn’t know what was going on till they saw the orange flames, said a homeowner who wants to remain anonymous. . 

LA Firefighters had to cut large holes into the roof to ventilate the fumes and smoke caused by this structure fire. The homeowners were upset that they just lost their home to fire but they were lucky to of walked away alive to safety. 

Over 40 Los Angeles Firefighters with a Fire Chief from BC17 and a Battalion Chief from BC17 and many LAFD Paramedics were on standby incase a firefighter or anyone got hurt on scene and needed transportation to a local hospital. 

Lucky all the children were not hurt and made it out of their homes safely. 

Baddboyfilms News was on scene.

Incident  type: Fire originated outside, involving a carport at a single family dwelling. Fire extended into the exposed single family dwelling, including the attic. No injuries reported.
Location: 19600 block of Friar St. 
Date/Time: October 26, 2017, Thursday, 5:25pm
Injuries reported: None
Type of structures: two neighboring single family dwellings in a residential zoned neighborhood. 

On scene: EM17 Fire Captain Holt , RA72, RA73, RA93, T105, T93, CM12, CM42, BC17 Battalion Chief Andrew Wordin, E293, E305, E273,