WOODLAND HILLS—The Los Angeles Fire Department were dispatched to 22851 West Ventura Boulevard on Sunday, September 5 at 6:20 a.m. after receiving a call about a structure fire inside a one-story strip mall. A total of 31 LAFD fire personnel aggressively extinguished the blaze in 16 minutes.
A dumpster and a substance stored at the back of the strip mall were on fire including bundles of carpeting. According to reports, the carpet kept the fire from spreading inside the structure.
The amount of damage is being assessed. No further details are available currently.