Firefighters were battling a three-alarm blaze that ripped through the roof of a strip mall in Glendale on Monday.
The fire was reported just before 10 a.m. inside the strip mall in the 600 block of East Glenoaks Boulevard, the Glendale News-Press reported.
The strip mall houses a dry cleaning business, beauty salon, pizza restaurant, floral shop and grocery store. There were no immediate reports of injuries as officials evacuated adjacent homes and buildings.
A portion of Glenoaks was closed as firefighters worked to extinguish the blaze.
Veronica Rocha is a Times Community News staff writer.
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