Brush Fire Destroys Homeless Tent Encampment | IRWINDALE, CA 12.6.20


IRWINDALE, CALIFORNIA – December 6, 2020, Los Angeles County Fire Department responded to a brushfire near the train tracks just north of Foothill Boulevard and Irwindale Ave. Once firefighters arrived on scene they located multiple brush fires that were spreading quickly with 40 mph winds. Los Angeles County Fire requested a full brush response and requested more units to assist including one LA county chopper. The fire quickly grew due to the winds and its unknown at this time if any homeless people were injured during the fire.