Video from a major fire and explosion in downtown Los Angeles appeared online. The footage on video hosting YouTube was posted by user Kurtiskurtical.
An eyewitness of the emergency filmed on his smartphone, as the firefighting vehicles are driving towards the burning building. You can also see thick smoke coming from the building, falling on the roadway.
Earlier, May 17, it was reported that 11 rescuers were injured in extinguishing a fire in Los Angeles. An uninhabited building caught fire, where a recreational drug was made from cannabis.