Update Greater Alarm Structure Fire #OceanFrontFire / Media Coordination 01/13/2021 INC#0289

Update #OceanFrontFire / Media Coordination Greater Alarm Structure Fire; INC#0289; 08:10AM; 723 S Ocean Front Wk; https://bit.ly/3shttIh; Venice; MEDIA: LAFD West Bureau Commander Deputy Chief Armando Hogan will address the media at 8:30 AM PST near 811 Ocean Front Walk. Media is asked to access via Brooks Avenue. NOTE: Media aircraft should be aware a non-tethered LAFD drone in official use at an altitude of less than 150' in the vicinity of the fire. There are still 116 LAFD personnel in ongoing defensive firefighting operations at what is now described as a two story, 6,952 square-foot *COMMERCIAL ONLY* structure (no residential), built in 1953, and vacant when an outside fire this morning at a homeless encampment on the south side of the building extended into the structure - and briefly threatened, but was prevented from damaging 2 nearby structures. No injuries reported.; FS 63; Batt 4; West Bureau; Council District 11; AR1 AR2 AR21 AR30 AR9 BC11 BC13 BC18 BC4 BC5 BC9 CM42 CM51 E205 E237 E263 E269 E27 E292 E295 E59 E62 E63 E67 E69 EA1 EM18 EM4 EM9 HR3 PH1 PI3 RA43 RA5 RA62 RA63 RM2 RM3 RM4 T37 T5 T63 T69 T94 T95 UR5 UR88; CH9; 12 14; Brian Humphrey