Carport Fire Flames Extended to Neighboring home's Attic | Tarzana
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October 26, 2017, Thursday, 5:25pm
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.
On scene: EM17 Fire Captain Holt , RA72, RA73, RA93, T105, T93, CM12, CM42, BC17 Battalion Chief Andrew Wordin, E293, E305, E273,
As flames extended up the walls of the next door neighboring single family dwelling, black dense smoke could be seen as far as Topanga Canyon Boulevard and Erwin St. near the Westfield Village at Topanga.
The tree was fully involved which had heated the roof from the outside while flames licked the edges and fire finally entered the home’s attic tearing through their home in a partial area of the house, authorities said.
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 outside their homes and came out to see what they were from.