Sylmar strip mall fire causes partial roof collapse

A fire broke out Monday morning at a strip mall in Sylmar, leading to a partial roof collapse and more than 100 firefighters to respond to the scene.

The fire was reported around 3:45 a.m. in the 12700 block of San Fernando Road at an L-shaped strip mall, according to the Los Angeles Fire Department.

Officials said part of a roof collapsed, leading crews to attack the fire in a defensive mode.

No injuries were immediately reported, the LAFD said.

A total of 103 firefighters responded to the scene.

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