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Monday, September 26, 2016

Fire burning in hills of El Sereno *

Firefighters launched a ground and air attack on a small grass fire that broke out this afternoon on the border of El Sereno and Lincoln Heights near the site of an earlier blaze that blackened about three acres early this morning.  This afternoon’s fire, which was reported shortly after 5 p.m., had consumed less than two acres, according to the Los Angeles Fire Department. The fire was burning near 2914 Amethyst Street in the Rose Hill section of El Sereno.  The morning’s pre-dawn fire scorched the area near 3008 Eva Terrace, which is down the hill from Amethyst Street.

* Update @ 6:26 p.m.:  Firefighters have put out the fire and are gathering details about the destruction of one vehicle, according to the LAFD. About 60 firefighters and 3 water-dropping helicopters were used to extinguish the fire, which burned less than three acres.



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  1. ANTHONY MANZANO

    You are promoting your information with a little more accuracy, as this fire started along side Happy Valley at the base of Telluride in the community of Rose Hills. I have been working on a portfolio that will prove how prominent Rose Hills is, as a community that has carried the same name for over 1000 years. So to put is simply, El Sereno is a part of Rose Hills. I am the President of LA-32 NC which covers four communities, and they are all independent communities.
    If you care for the details about anything in 90032, please reach me for accuracy. El Sereno is only a small part of the area I represent and this fire was actually in Happy Valley neasrest Rose Hills as the address indicates on Amethyst, Clearly in the community of Rose Hills.

    Rose Hills Review,
    Anthony Manzano
    Rose Hills Review,
    Anthony Manzano

  2. Thank you for reporting on the brush fires. I saw this one and it was pretty scary as I drove near my home. I don’t really care what you call my neighborhood, but I want to encourage people to NOT use firecrackers. A little firework fun is not worth the potential for burning.

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