A brush fire broke out in Sun Valley shortly before 6 p.m.
Crews were called to put out a small brush fire Friday along the 2 Freeway in Glendale.
A San Bernardino County Fire Department spokesperson tells CBS2/KCAL9 News personnel were dispatched at approximately 4:50 p.m. Monday to the 8300 block of Red Hill Country Club Drive.
Fire crews are battling a 25-acre brush fire in the hills above Brand Park in Glendale.
Deputies spent the night urging residents to leave a Central California community that remains threatened by a smoky wildfire near Bakersfield.
Firefighters have contained five percent of a 500-acre brush fire in Kern County.
Fire lines have been completed around 30 percent of a brush fire early Saturday, and firefighters estimate the “Bogart Fire” has charred 100 acres near Cherry Park, north of Beaumont.
A brush fire that erupted Friday along the perimeter of a Cherry Valley park has burned at least 100 acres and was 50 percent contained.
About a dozen wildfires in the northern and eastern county destroyed 44 houses, an 18-unit apartment complex and several businesses.
A third man was convicted Thursday of accidentally causing the 1,900-acre Colby wildfire after setting an illegal campfire in the Glendora Hills.
The Los Angeles fire and police departments Sunday held an evacuation exercise in Mandeville Canyon, amid concerns that this year’s drought conditions are similar to what caused the disastrous wildfire there in 1978.
Authorities have issued a smoke advisory for portions of Riverside and Orange counties as winds push smoke into the area from multiple fires burning in San Diego County.
Humans are the primary cause of fires and start roughly six times more blazes than lightning strikes in a given year, according to the National Interagency Fire Center in Boise, Idaho, which tracked fire causes between 2001 and 2013.
A brush fire has prompted the evacuation Wednesday of California State University at San Marcos.
The northbound and southbound sides of the 405 Freeway in Mission Hills were closed for a period of time on Wednesday after a fire broke out near the roadway’s junction with the 118 Freeway.