Firefighters Battle Blaze at South Los Angeles Building

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A fire broke out at a building in South L.A.’s Florence neighborhood on Sept. 1, 2015. (Credit: OnScene)

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Firefighters battled a blaze at a South Los Angeles building that was well involved with flames Tuesday morning, officials said.

A fire broke out at a building in South L.A.'s Florence neighborhood on Sept. 1, 2015. (Credit: OnScene)
A fire broke out at a building in South L.A.'s Florence neighborhood on Sept. 1, 2015. (Credit: OnScene)

Flames broke out at a building at 6015 South Broadway Blvd. in South L.A.'s Florence neighborhood around 3:40 a.m., Los Angeles Fire Department spokesman Brian Humphrey tweeted.

The fire was confined to the 4,600-square-foot, one-story building, and 101 firefighters worked 46 minutes to extinguish it, according to another LAFD tweet.

No one was injured during the incident.

Multiple reports indicated the building was a marijuana dispensary, and WeedMaps.com - which lists the locations of pot dispensaries in the area - showed multiple can be found near the fire's location.

The cause of the blaze was under investigation.

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