A trash fire in Van Nuys spread into a two-story commercial building Thursday morning and burned for about 40 minutes before being extinguished.
Firefighters responded to 14449 Friar St., near Van Nuys Boulevard, just after 3 a.m. and quickly extinguished the trash fire while other crews went inside the building, where they found fire burning on both floors, according to Margaret Stewart of the Los Angeles Fire Department.
The flames were extinguished inside the building and a knockdown was called at 3:43 a.m., she said.
The address corresponds with Pao’s Pastries & Cafe.
No injuries were reported.
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