UPDATE: 12:58 p.m. The fire was confined to the attic and took about 15 minutes to knockdown, according to the LAFD. The fire may have been started by a roof repair job and caused minimal damage. Damage to the home was estimated to be between $3000 and $5000, said LAFD Capt. Jose Moreno, of Fire Station 23. No injuries were reported. — A structure fire has been reported in the 16800 block of Marquez Avenue directly across from Marquez Charter Elementary School, according to the Los Angeles Fire Department. The incident was first reported at 12:31 p.m., according to Brian Humphrey,of the LAFD. The Palisadian-Post will update this post when more information becomes available.
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