A brush fire spread to at least two structures Tuesday in the Lincoln Heights area of Los Angeles and triggered evacuations.

Firefighters were sent to the 2800 block of North Sierra Street about 1:25 p.m., according to the Los Angeles Fire Department.

The fire had spread to about three to four acres by 2 p.m., and approximately 10 homes were “under immediate threat and evacuations are being initiated,” the LAFD reported.

Firefighters on the ground were being assisted by helicopter crews in the effort the douse the flames.

There was no immediately word on what sparked the fire.

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