|News Release||City of Long Beach Public Information Office|
333 W. Ocean Blvd, Long Beach, CA 90802
|FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE||PRESS RELEASE #09102013|
|Subject :||Long Beach 2nd Alarm Structure Fire|
|Contact :||Will Nash, Firefighter / Public Information Officer, Long Beach Fire Department 562-570-2516|
On Monday, September 9th at 21:27, LBFD units were called to 627 Magnolia to the La Bodega Market for a commercial structure fire. The first arriving units were on-scene within two minutes and found heavy smoke and fire showing from the roof of this multi unit strip mall. A second alarm was requested due to the extent of the fire and size of the structure. A large portion of the roof collapsed during the fire fight but did not result in any injuries to Firefighters A strip cut on the roof kept damage to two of the four building units. Knockdown on the main body of fire was called at 22:29. Smaller spot fires in the attic kept crews busy until complete knockdown at 23:21. No injuries were reported. An investigation is currently underway.
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