Saturday, November 12, 2016

"It Just Happened to Be There, Standing by the Side of the Freeway"

"In other words, the arsonist who stopped at the side of the 110 freeway could scarcely have found a bigger pile of wood to set on fire. Perhaps that's what made him stop, get out of his car and crawl into the half-finished building for a look around. Perhaps that's why he came back, with a plan to burn it down."

Hillel Aron in the LA Weekly tells the story of the 2014 fire that struck an under-construction apartment complex in downtown Los Angeles.

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