One person was killed when a fire broke out at a home in Palos Verdes Estates, authorities said Monday.

The fire was reported at 11:05 p.m. Sunday in the 600 block of Via Del Monte, according to Los Angeles County Fire Department Dispatch Supervisor Imy McBride.

The first arriving firefighters reported the two-story home was “fully charged with smoke,” McBride said.

Firefighters put out the flames at 11:25 p.m., she said. The body of one person was found inside.

No further information was available.


By Richard Moran

Richard Moran loves to write about sports with the Golden State Online. Before that, he worked as a senior writer at ESPN. Richard grew up in San Diego and graduated from the University of San Diego in 2004, after which he worked as an editor for five years.

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