Five injured, pet dies in Pacific Palisades two-home fire

- Five people suffered injuries, one of them critical, in a fire at two homes in Pacific Palisades on Thursday, officials said.

The greater alarm fire broke out at 2:14 a.m. in one home on a descending hillside at 16531 W. Las Casas Place and spread to a home next to it, said Margaret Stewart of the Los Angeles Fire Department.

A 53-year-old woman was in critical condition, and the conditions of the four other patients - a 90-year-old woman, a 67-year-old man, a 17-year-old girl and a 14-year-old girl - were not immediately reported.

One pet cat died in the fire, Stewart said.

The fire was knocked down by 88 firefighters in 44 minutes, Stewart said.

Copyright 2017 FOX 11 Los Angeles : Download our mobile app for breaking news alerts or to watch FOX 11 News | Follow us on FacebookTwitter, Instagram, and YouTube. Be a citizen journalist for FOX 11 and get paid – download the Fresco News App today.

Up Next:


  • Popular

  • Recent

Stories You May Be Interested In – includes Advertiser Stories