Originally published at 8:51 a.m. May 15, 2014. Edited with new details.
A grass fire started near Palisades High School by car's hot exhaust line damaged a few vehicles today.
Firefighters were sent to a school parking lot in the 15700 block of Bowdoin Street about 8 a.m., according to the Los Angeles Fire Department.
An automatic alarm at the school prompted a brief evacuation, but no structures were damaged. No injuries were reported.
--City News Service