TEMPLE CITY (CNS) – It took Los Angeles County firefighters an hour to
put out a second-alarm blaze in a Temple City furniture store, authorities
said. It was reported at 10:30 p.m. at 10946 Grand Avenue, according to Los
Angeles County Fire Department Dispatch Supervisor Robert Diaz. The store was fully involved in flames when firefighters arrived, Diaz said. There was a partial collapse of one wall and firefighters opted to go into defensive mode, fighting the flames from outside and protecting neighboring structures.
The flames were out at 11:29 p.m., he said. No injuries were reported.
The cause of the fire was under investigation, Diaz said.