HOLLYWOOD HILLS—A fire ignited at a business structure located at 5747 W Melrose Avenue on Thursday, April 9.
The fire began at approximately 1:30 p.m. on the second floor of the two-story home that was converted into both a commercial plumbing supply business on the ground floor, and office space on the upper level.
After approximately 15 minutes, 75 firefighters were able to extinguish the exterior fire, that extended to the walls and a portion of the second floor and attic, in just 19 minutes. The building is an 1,832 square-foot two-story craftsman-style property that was built in 1915. There were no reports of any injuries during the incident.
The Los Angeles Fire Department is investigating the cause of the blaze.