A massive fire ignited in a commercial building in Boyle Heights Monday afternoon.
Firefighters responded to the 2800 block of East 11th Street after the fire was reported around 2:12 p.m.
Aerial video from Sky5 showed flames burning through the roof of the building.
Firefighters were forced to take a defensive mode and fight the fire from the exterior, the Los Angeles Fire Department stated in a news alert.
There was no immediate word on the cause of the fire or whether anyone had been injured.
Check back for updates on this developing story.
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