Brush Fires


Man Struck By Lightning, Brush Fires Reported On Catalina Island

A mid-day thunderstorm touched off at least two brush fires, and a man was struck by lightning Sunday on Catalina Island.


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Crews Put Out 2 Brush Fires Along I-5 In Castaic

Firefighters Sunday extinguished two small brush fires that erupted along Interstate 5 in the Castaic area.


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LAFD Urging Residents In High Fire Danger Areas To Clear Flammable Brush

The Fillmore fire has made it clear that mother nature has no intention of postponing fire season this year, and residents have been urged to prepare.


Mysterious black dust has been blanketing the San Gabriel Valley. (credit: CBS)

What’s The Mysterious Black Dust Blanketing The San Gabriel Valley?

San Gabriel Valley residents have been noticing a mysterious black dust blanketing their neighborhoods for the past two days.

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2 Small Brush Fires Reported In San Bernardino County

Two small brush fires have been reported near each other in San Bernardino, according to authorities.


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High Winds, Dry Weather Spawn Red Flag Warnings

Red flag warnings were in effect Monday in parts of Southern California, as high winds combined with low humidity had firefighters on alert.