Video of LAFD companies working a house fire in Sylmar. The video was posted by LOUDLABS NEWS and description is below.
“SYLMAR – At approximately 0331, LAFD responded to reports of a house fire at 12111 Rossiter. Arriving units found a single family dwelling with heavy fire and smoke showing from the roof and the front of the house. Per a neighbor, the resident was believed to still be inside. Firefighters made an aggressive fire attack. There were sounds, possibly ammunition going off or fireworks coming from the house, that can be heard in the first minutes of video. FIrefighters pulled the man out of the home. He was transported in grave condition to Providence Holy Cross, with CPR in progress. The victim was inside the house for about 20 minutes before firefighters were able to locate him. 33 Firefighters were able to knockdown the fire in 20 minutes. LAFD Arson Investigators are enroute to the scene to determine the cause of the fire. The cause of the fire is unknown at this time.”