Fire departments from South Pasadena, Los Angeles, San Marino, & Pasadena respond to a fire on the 100 block on Monterey Road Friday at about 1:24pm.
Witnesses on the scene reported to the South Pasadenan that a large tree was engulfed in flames, and up to a dozen fire fighters were in the brush working to put out the blaze.
The location in-between properties made this fire a potential threat to multiple residents – including two apartment buildings.
It’s unclear at the time of the initial report the cause. Check back as will be updating this story.
The fire crews worked as a team in force to quickly get the fire out.
Fire officials questioned bystanders as they investigated the situation.