News Fire Scorches Highlands Condo By Christian Monterrosa - February 16, 2018 CHRISTIAN MONTERROSA | Reporter Sixty-three firefighters made quick work of a structure fire on the 1500 block of Michael Lane in The Highlands on Friday night after a garage of a three-story condo burst into flames. “Fire rapidly extended vertically within the walls of the two floors above moving into the attic,” said the Los Angeles Fire Department. “Crews quickly employed a coordinated fire attack and ventilation operation to extinguish the flames while stopping the spread of fire to adjoining structures and brush area.” The fire was officially knocked down at 7:05 p.m., one hour and 15 minutes after it began. No injuries have been reported, according to the LAFD. This page is available to subscribers. Click here to sign in or get access.