Koretown marker. Photo via [Public Domain] Wikimedia Commons
Koretown marker. Photo via [Public Domain] Wikimedia Commons
Updated at 10:15 a.m., Jan. 17, 2015

About 100 fish, 20 birds and one dog were killed Saturday when fire damaged a pet store in a three-story building in the Koreatown section of Los Angeles.

Firefighters were dispatched at 8:20 a.m. to 3923 W. 6th St. and had the fire out within 36 minutes of their arrival , said Katherine Main of the Los Angeles City Fire Department.

Main said there was no injuries to residents in apartments above the pet store.

The cause of the fire was under investigation.

—City News Service

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