Category Archives: Accidents/Fires

Fire Station 69 Trees Destroying Building

The large pine trees needles/branches have done damage to Fire Station 69’s roof during the storms. One captain wrote, “I have been attempting to get the trees trimmed by the city for quite some time. I am still attempting to … Continue reading

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DUI’s Are Not an Accident: They Are Preventable

Any person who drinks and drives is responsible for the havoc/property loss/ and possible deaths that might result from that action. CTN has been following the trial of Rebecca Grossman, whose lawyers on Friday sought to dismiss murder charges against … Continue reading

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Councilmember Park Hosts PCH Meeting

When movie producer Michel Shane (Catch Me if You Can and I, Robert), did his 58-minute documentary 21 Miles in Malibu, he noted that in 2016, there were 617 traffic collisions along Pacific Coast Highway between McClure Tunnel and the northernmost … Continue reading

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Housefire on Lecco Lane

A housefire was reported at 9:54 a.m. at 17840 Lecco Lane in the Castellammare area of Pacific Palisades. According to LAFD’s spokesperson Brian Humphrey, it was an offensive attack against the flames in the rear portion of the hillside home. … Continue reading

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Freeway Inferno – The Blame Starts with Bass and Garcetti: His corruption and her mismanagement of chaotic LAFD brass sparked it.

(Editor’s note: A reader sent the following November 13 story by Daniel Guss, who poses questions about the fire under the 10 Freeway and inspections that should be answered by L.A. City leaders.) By DANIEL GUSS (@TheGusReport on Twitter – … Continue reading

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Three Car Accident on Sunset Sends Five to Hospital

A multi-vehicle car crash occurred at 7:35 p.m. on November 3 at Sunset Boulevard and N. Almar Avenue. Sunset Boulevard was closed in both directions as Los Angeles Traffic Division investigated and cleaned up accident debris. The Los Angeles Fire … Continue reading

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Tahitian Terrace Residents Thankful for Quick LAFD Response

Krishna Thangavelu, a resident of Tahitian Terrace, responded to the November 1 CTN story (“Brush Fire Stopped below Tahitian Terrace”), with additional information and photos. First, she wanted LAFD to know how thankful residents were for the prompt and efficient … Continue reading

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Brush Fire Stopped below Tahitian Terrace

  LAFD Station 69 received a call at 10:45 p.m. of a fire in moderate brush below Tahitian Terrace Mobile Home Park on Halloween, October 31. Located near the corner of Pacific Coast Highway on Temescal Canyon Road, a quick … Continue reading

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Wildfire Safety Fair Scheduled for Sunday

After the recent Santa Ana wind event, which saw multiple small fires break out in this area, MySafe:La is partnering with the Homeowners Association of Brentwood, the Brentwood Community Council and Council District 11 Councilmember Traci Park to host a … Continue reading

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Tragedy Takes Four Lives on PCH in Malibu

  Four young Pepperdine students standing on the side of Pacific Coast Highway near parked vehicles were killed around 8:30 p.m. on October 17. Two other people were injured. Fraser Michael Bohm, 22 of Malibu, was driving westbound when he … Continue reading

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