Tuesday, November 1, 2011

Magic Castle Fire

Fire officials are trying tp assess the damage after a fire ripped through the famed Magic Castle in the Hollywood Hills yesterday. Fire crews said the blaze was contained largely to the attic and walls of the historic venue but that there might be significant water damage. There is no immediate cause for the blaze, maintenance had reportedly been done in the building yesterday morning. According to the Los Angeles Fire Department, a fire was reported in the attic of the building after noon. Several photos on Twitter and television coverage showed LAFD personnel on ladders and on the roof of the Magic Castle working on the blaze. No injuries were reported.