A fire at an industrial building in North Hollywood sent clouds of smoke into a nearby residential neighborhood Monday night.
Los Angeles Fire Department firefighters responded to flames towering over the building in the 11000 block of Weddington Street around 11:15 p.m.
According to LAFD, the building was inaccessible for a while because of a bolted chain link fence and heavy mteal doors. Firefighters used rotary saws to gain entry and a hose line to extinguish the flames.
The fire was put out in 40 minutes.
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There was no one in the building, but it was full of combustibles, according to LAFD.
The cause is under investigation.