Several homes destroyed after massive fire breaks out at a Compton pallet yard
COMPTON, Calif. - A massive fire at a pallet yard destroyed several homes in Compton Wednesday evening.
Firefighters responded to a call in the 1200 block of North Rose Avenue around 5 p.m.
Sheriff's deputies have evacuated homes near Rosecrans Avenue and Alameda Street.
Fire crews from Compton, Santa Fe Springs, Downey and Los Angeles County were among those responding to the five-alarm fire.
Officials did not specify what caused the fire to break out. The fire destroyed three homes and damaged a fourth, Los Angeles County Fire said.
No injuries were reported in the blaze.
Wednesday's massive blaze comes just weeks after a fire broke out at a different industrial site in Compton. No injuries were reported in the Feb. 2021 fire.
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