Additional equipment and manpower arrive at Long Beach apartment fire

An apartment fire in Long Beach Tuesday morning prompted evacuation of tenants and required action by a large contingent of firefighters and equipment, led by the Long Beach Volunteer Fire Department.

LONG BEACH — Fire command at the scene of an apartment blaze on the 1100 block of Ocean Beach Boulevard in Long Beach said at 10:36 a.m. that the fire was not contained. Additional personnel was requested.

There are no obvious flames or smoke showing at 10:40 a.m.

Personnel are going room to room to make sure the fire is fully out and to make sure everyone is safe.

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