Los Angeles firemans are fighting a brushfire in San Pedro that burst out Thursday evening in a park near houses, according to authorities.

Ground and also air groups are combating a 1-acre blaze that began amidst tool turf and also brush in sturdy surface at Peck Park, 560 North Western Ave., according to a 6:15 p.m. alert by the Los Angeles Fire Division.

The park abuts houses and also a shopping mall.

Helicopter video from KTLA-TV Network 5 revealed fires and also rippling smoke coming close to near to houses. None seemed ablaze.

This is a damaging newspaper article and also will certainly be upgraded when even more info is readily available.

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