On March, 20, 2015 Task Force & Squad 21, Engine 14, Battalion 13, first on scene near the intersection of East 48th Place and Long Beach Boulevard, had fire showing from one section of a large pallet yard. With flames shooting 50 feet into the air, firefighters attacked the fire with hand lines and master streams including wagon batteries and ladder pipes. The fire spread to a one story commercial building to the west before being knocked it down in approximately an hour’s time. There were no reported injuries and overhaul was extensive. The cause of the greater alarm blaze is under investigation.
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