3-Acre Thermal Fire Destroys 5 Homes, Boat, CarA small three-acre brush fire somehow managed to wreak major destruction in the Riverside County community of Thermal overnight.
Brush Fire Breaks Out In Santa PaulaAn aerial attack was launched Thursday in the pre-dawn darkness after a new brush fire erupted in Santa Paula.
Brush Fire Burns In Rialto Near The 15 FreewayA fast-moving brush fire estimated at about 20 acres burned near homes in Rialto on Tuesday night as Santa Ana winds whipped up.
Hill Fire: Full Containment Expected This WeekWhile the exponentially larger Woolsey Fire rips through Thousand Oaks and Malibu, firefighters continue to make good progress on the Hill Fire in nearby Newbury Park.
Woolsey Fire Doubles To 83,275 Acres, Destroys 177+ Homes And Forces Evacuation Of 265,000Fire crews were making progress on the Woolsey Fire with Cal Fire reporting Sunday morning that containment had increased to 10 percent. However, strong Santa Winds were expected to return on Sunday afternoon through Tuesday, which could make it difficult for firefighters.
Crews Making Progress On Hill Fire: 6,000 Acres, 15% ContainmentCrews were making good progress because the fire had gone into the burn area of the 2013 Springs Fire.
LA Zoo Evacuates Animals As Brush Fire Burns In Griffith ParkThe Los Angeles Zoo was preparing to evacuate some of its animals as firefighters battled a small but stubborn brush fire in Griffith Park Friday morning.
Crews Battling Brush Fire Near Mount BaldyA 15-to-20 acre brush fire was burning in the San Antonio Heights area near Mount Baldy in Angeles National Forest on Friday night.
Red Flag Warnings Go Into Effect After 2 Fires Erupt In Elysian Park, MalibuThe warm, dry and windy conditions have kept firefighters busy – first putting out an acre of vegetation that ignited near Elysian Park, then getting a hold of a blaze that scorched three acres near HRL Laboratories off Malibu Canyon Road in Malibu.
'Charlie Fire' In Castaic Grows To 3,000 Acres, 10% ContainedA brush fire in the Castaic area grew Saturday from an initial three acres to 3,000 acres in a short time, authorities said. The "Charlie Fire" was at 10 percent containment as of Saturday night.
Bodycam Video Shows Officers Rescue Animals From Fast-Moving Brush FireNewly-released body camera video shows Vacaville police officers rescuing cats and dogs from an SPCA shelter as flames from a nearby brush fire drew dangerously close.
Smoke Advisory In Effect Across Orange County, Inland AreasThe Southern California Air Quality Management District says air quality may reach unhealthy levels across much of Orange County, and into Riverside and San Bernardino County.
Apartments Burned In Railroad FireCrews were quickly attacking a 5-acre brush fire burning in Santa Clarita on Monday afternoon.
Raging NorCal Wildfire Kills 2, Destroys Dozens Of Homes, Forces Thousands To FleeAn estimated 37,000 people have fled. Sixty-five structures have been destroyed, and 5,000 other buildings were threatened.
Griffith Observatory, Surrounding Roads, Trails To Stay Closed After Brush FireThe roads, lots and trails around the famed Griffith Observatory will remain closed until the weekend after a fire burned in the hills surrounding it.