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Brush fire burns six acres in El Sereno

ABC7 Eyewitness News HD covering Los Angeles and Southern California.

June 16, 2010 12:00:00 AM PDT
A small brush fire started in El Sereno shortly before 5 p.m. near Soto St. and Mission Rd. It was extinguished by 6:07 p.m. Wednesday.Firefighters from the Los Angeles City Fire Dept. responded to the fire, which quickly spread to about 2 to 3 acres.

The fire approached telephone lines and a nearby water well. It was burning uphill toward Kewanee St.

The fire began at the base of a hill near an apartment complex, but no structures appeared to be threatened.

Firefighters declared the fire extinguished at 6:07 p.m.