Three-alarm fire causes millions in damage
SOUTH SAN FERNANDO DISTRICT -- A fire late last month at the
Automotive Rebuilt building on 202 W. Palm Ave. caused almost $2.5
million in damage to the structure’s exterior and interior, fire
The fire, which was reported at 5:39 p.m. Oct. 29, was accidental,
Burbank Fire Marshal Dave Starr said.
“The fire was caused from smoking material -- a discarded
cigarette or something like that,” Starr said.
Some damage was also done to Modern Video, a neighboring business.
The fire caused about $1.1 million in damage to the building and $1.3
million in damage to equipment, officials said. The flames spread
over 12,000 square feet.
The fire was extinguished in about an hour and no one was hurt,