Newhall attic fire quickly extinguished Tuesday morning

By Christina Cox

Last update: Tuesday, March 21st, 2017

A small attic fire in a Newhall residence sent firefighters out to quickly extinguish the flames early Tuesday morning.

Firefighters with the Los Angeles County Fire Department were dispatched at 3:26 a.m. to the 24000 block of Arch Street, according to Inspector Gustavo Medina with Los Angeles County Fire Department.

“Neighbors stated that roof was smoking,” he said.  “We got on scene and it was a single story with light smoke coming from the attic.”

Firefighters with the Los Angeles County Fire Department were dispatched at 3:26 a.m. to the reported structure fire in the 24000 block of Arch Street. Rick McClure/ For The Signal

The fire was discovered in the attic and was under control in approximately 20 minutes, at 3:48 a.m.

No injuries were reported as a result of the incident.  The cause of the fire is still under investigation.

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Newhall attic fire quickly extinguished Tuesday morning

Firefighters with the Los Angeles County Fire Department were dispatched at 3:26 a.m. to the reported structure fire in the 24000 block of Arch Street. Rick McClure/ For The Signal

A small attic fire in a Newhall residence sent firefighters out to quickly extinguish the flames early Tuesday morning.

Firefighters with the Los Angeles County Fire Department were dispatched at 3:26 a.m. to the 24000 block of Arch Street, according to Inspector Gustavo Medina with Los Angeles County Fire Department.

“Neighbors stated that roof was smoking,” he said.  “We got on scene and it was a single story with light smoke coming from the attic.”

Firefighters with the Los Angeles County Fire Department were dispatched at 3:26 a.m. to the reported structure fire in the 24000 block of Arch Street. Rick McClure/ For The Signal

The fire was discovered in the attic and was under control in approximately 20 minutes, at 3:48 a.m.

No injuries were reported as a result of the incident.  The cause of the fire is still under investigation.

ccox@signalscv.com
661-287-5575
On Twitter as @_ChristinaCox_

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Christina Cox

Christina Cox

Christina Cox is a multimedia journalist covering education, community and breaking news in the Santa Clarita Valley. She joined The Signal as a staff writer in August 2016.

Christina Cox

Christina Cox

Christina Cox is a multimedia journalist covering education, community and breaking news in the Santa Clarita Valley. She joined The Signal as a staff writer in August 2016.