Evacuations

No damage has been reported to Glendora homes where the city put up one-and-a-half miles of K-rails a and 50,000 sandbags in an effort to divert water away from the homes. (credit: CBS)

Glendora, Azusa Residents Now Have To Clean Up All That Mud

Evacuation orders were lifted in Glendora and Azusa Sunday as a storm that battered the Southland tapered off.

03/02/2014

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13 Lake Hughes-Area Homes Evacuated Over Flooding, Mudslide Concerns

Authorities say they’ve evacuated 13 homes in the Lake Hughes area due to flooding and mudslides.

CBS2 / KCAL9–02/28/2014

K-rails line the streets of La Crescenta hoping to hold back floods and debris in the event of a mudslide. (credit: CBS)

La Crescenta Residents Brace For Flooding, Mudslides

Many of the streets were lined with debris-blocking K-rails.

02/27/2014

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Police Issue Mandatory Evacuations In Azusa, Glendora

Police Thursday issued mandatory evacuations for some residents in Azusa and Glendora due to the potential threat of mudslides.

CBS2 / KCAL9–02/27/2014

(L-R) Jonathan Jarrell, Steven Aguirre and Clifford Henry were arrested in January in connection with recklessly starting a campfire that allegedly sparked the nearly 1,900-acre Colby Fire. (Photo credit: Glendora Police Department)

Federal Grand Jury Indicts 3 Men In ‘Colby Fire’

A federal grand jury has indicted three men on charges of causing a Los Angeles-area wildfire that burned five homes.

01/31/2014

A series of brush fires are burning in and around Azusa Thursday. (credit: CBS)

Evacuations Ordered With Brush Fires Burning In And Around Azusa

There is no word when the evacuation order will be lifted.

01/16/2014

About 100 firefighters were called to the scene at Cleveland National Forest on Wednesday night. (CBS)

2 Cabins Destroyed In Brush Fires Burning Near Trabuco Canyon

Two cabins were destroyed as brush fires burned in Holy Jim Canyon Wednesday night, authorities said.

CBS2 / KCAL9–01/01/2014

Photo Of Crime Scene Tape (credit: John Li/Getty Images)

Discovery Of Inert Military Projectile Spurs Evacuations In Jurupa Valley

Authorities say the discovery of an old inert military projectile led deputies to evacuate a portion of a Jurupa Valley neighborhood.

10/27/2013

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Gas Line Break Prompts Evacuations In East LA

Neighboring residents were evacuated Monday after a construction crew ruptured a gas line near Montebello, authorities said.

CBS Los Angeles–10/14/2013

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Massive Camp Pendleton Fire Now 15 Percent Contained

Some 260 residents and hospital patients remained evacuated at Camp Pendleton on Sunday, as crews worked to contain a wildfire fueled by strong winds.

10/06/2013

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Dozens Remain Evacuated After Methane Gas Leak In Hawthorne

Hawthorne police say a methane gas leak in the area has prompted the evacuation of dozens of residents.

09/14/2013

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27-Acre Brush Fire In La Verne 90 Percent Contained

Firefighters have nearly contained a two-alarm brush fire in the city of La Verne that destroyed at least one structure and prompted evacuations in the area.

09/13/2013

A view of the 101 fire from a residential neighborhood. (credit: Rick Thomas/UGC/CBS)

Burning Volkswagen Sparks 170-Acre Brush Fire Near 101 Freeway In Calabasas

A burning Volkswagen Beetle on the side of the Ventura (101) Freeway spread flames to adjacent brush, closing the westbound freeway briefly west of Las Virgenes Road.

08/18/2013

(credit: Matt Hartman/Shorealone Films)

Full Containment Of 20,292-Acre Silver Fire Expected Monday

Firefighters continued to make progress overnight battling Southern California’s latest destructive wildfire, which burned 26 homes and threatened more than 500 others in the San Jacinto Mountains.

08/11/2013

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Sharp Fire Evacuation Orders Lifted For Wrightwood

Evacuation orders resulting from the “Sharp” fire were lifted for the community of Wrightwood, authorities said Sunday.

08/11/2013

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