Evacuations

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Suicidal Man Surrenders After Reported Gas Leak In Studio City Prompts Evacuations

A man surrendered to police Wednesday after allegedly threatening to use carbon monoxide gas during a suicide attempt, which prompted evacuations in Studio City.

05/20/2015

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Evacuations Ordered After Vehicle With Propane Tanks Crashes Into Long Beach Garage

The accident was reported in the 4600 block of East 14th Street.

05/16/2015

A natural gas leak forced evacuations in Hollywood Saturday. (credit: CBS)

Fire Crews Evacuate Buildings In Hollywood Due To Natural Gas Leak

Officials say a ruptured gas line was reported in the 1700 block of North Cahuenga Boulevard around 11:30 a.m. Saturday.

05/16/2015

A brush fire in Fullerton has led to the evacuation of several homes in the vicinity. (credit: CBS)

Brush Fire Forces Evacuations Of Homes In Fullerton

A Saturday afternoon brush fire near St. Jude Hospital in Fullerton prompted the evacuation of homes in a nearby neighborhood as well as the Fullerton Sports Complex.

04/18/2015

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Long Beach Police Investigate Alleged Domestic Violence Incident

Police Friday were investigating an alleged domestic violence incident in Long Beach.

04/17/2015

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Jurupa Valley Fire Prompts Evacuations Of 25 Homes

A vegetation fire Thursday in Jurupa Valley damaged at least two structures before crews gained the upper hand on the blaze.

04/16/2015

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Broken Gas Main Prompts Evacuations In Temple City

No one was hurt after a construction crew damaged a natural gas line Tuesday in Temple City.

04/07/2015

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Former LAPD Employee In Custody After Barricading Herself In Van Nuys Home

A former LAPD employee was taken into custody Wednesday after barricading herself inside a San Fernando Valley home.

04/01/2015

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Apple Valley Vegetation Fire Sparked By Controlled Burn, Destroying Outbuilding, Military Vehicle

Authorities say strong winds were fueling a vegetation fire Tuesday that erupted in the Apple Valley area.

CBS2 / KCAL9–03/31/2015

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Police Investigate Suspicious Package In Valley Village

North Hollywood police were called to the scene, near the intersection of Laurel Canyon and Burbank Boulevard, shortly before 5 p.m. Tuesday.

CBS2 / KCAL9–03/10/2015

Evacuations Ordered After Fire Outside Beverly Hills Apartment Complex

Evacuations were ordered Monday at an apartment complex in Beverly Hills.

CBS2 / KCAL9–12/22/2014

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Device Resembling Military Explosive Prompts Evacuations At Torrance Store

An object that resembled a military explosive at a Southern California sporting goods store prompted evacuations and a call to the bomb squad before the scene was declared safe.

12/14/2014

weather

Powerful Storm Threatens Heavy Rain, High Surf, Gusty Winds

A storm out of the Pacific Northwest threatens heavy rainfall, flash flooding, rivers of mud and debris in areas denuded by wildfire, high surf, perilous rip currents and winds gusting at as much as 70 miles per hour.

12/11/2014

A large brush fire has prompted the evacuation of California State University, San Marcos. (credit: CBS)

Brush Fire Prompts Evacuation Of Cal State University, San Marcos Campus

A brush fire has prompted the evacuation Wednesday of California State University at San Marcos.

05/14/2014

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All 20,000 Evacuation Orders Off In San Diego Fire

A wildfire that surged amid high heat and dry winds in drought conditions brought evacuation orders for more than 20,000 homes in and around San Diego, but all residents were told they could return home Tuesday night just a few hours later as cooler, calmer darkness fell.

CBS2 / KCAL9–05/13/2014

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