Tujunga fire station evacuated due to suspicious device

This Google Maps image shows the location of a suspicious package investigation at 7700 Foothill Boulevard on Friday, Feb. 6, 2015. (Google Maps)

A fire station in Tujunga was evacuated after police said a woman dropped off a suspicious device at the location on Friday. The package was cleared after about four hours.

Los Angeles police sent a bomb squad to investigate the incident at the fire station located at 7700 Foothill Boulevard at around 12:42 p.m.

Authorities said eastbound traffic on Foothill Boulevard was temporarily shut down at Mt. Gleason Avenue due to the investigation.

Police rendered the device safe at about 4:35 p.m. and reopened traffic.

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