Hawthorne Fire: Blaze Engulfing Businesses on S. Hawthorne Blvd

By Zachary Stieber
Zachary Stieber
Zachary Stieber
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Zachary Stieber covers U.S. and world news. He is based in Maryland.
December 19, 2013 Updated: July 18, 2015

A fire in Hawthorne California has spread to several businesses in a strip mall on South Hawthorne Boulevard on Wednesday night.

The fire started in a liquor store, CBS reported.

It’s currently at two alarm.

At least two roofs have collapsed and flames can be seen from blocks away.

Aerial video showed the flames atop a building next to a Chase Bank, reported NBC. Flames were pouring out of what is likely a Super Discount store and Little Asia Chinese Restaurant.

Zachary Stieber
Zachary Stieber covers U.S. and world news. He is based in Maryland.