News ReleaseCity of Long Beach Public Information Office
333 W. Ocean Blvd, Long Beach, CA 90802

9/10/2013

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
    will.nash@longbeach.gov

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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