LAFD and LACoFD battle brush fire that threatened homes on Bel-Air Road: Road closed for hours

 Images courtesy of Mark Goodman MD (BAA's Emergency Preparedness Chairperson)

Images courtesy of Mark Goodman MD (BAA's Emergency Preparedness Chairperson)

On Tuesday, May 29, 2018, at approximately 11:00 AM, a fire caused by a welding torch at 913 Beverly Glen Boulevard ignited brush that was topography-driven and threatened homes on Bel-Air Road.  Approximately 2 acres were burned before firefighters from LAFD and LA County Fire Department pulled resources together and knocked down the fire.  There was a helicopter water drop required to battle the blaze.  There were no evacuations required but Bel-Air Road was closed for several hours.

PATCH:  "Brush Fire Threatens Home in Holmby Hills/Bel-Air Area"

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