Evacuations Ordered, Roads Closed As 'Explosive' Lake Hughes Brush Fire Spreads To 10,000-Plus AcresSome areas burned in this 'explosive' 10,000-plus acre fire for the first time since 1968, officials said.
Crews Get Handle On Saugus Fire; Evacuations Called OffThe fire had grown to about 130 acres and was 5% contained as of 3:30 p.m., according to the Angeles National Forest.
Brush Fire Erupts Near 14 Freeway In Newhall; Evacuation Orders LiftedA two-alarm brush fire in Newhall quickly grew to 100 acres Monday afternoon prompting temporary evacuation orders and closure of the 14 Freeway.
Crews Mop Up Post Fire In Gorman After It Scorches 200 AcresThe Post Fire in Gorman burned an estimated 200 acres on Sunday and was 15% contained at last check.
Families Forced Out Of Their Homes As Apple Fire Scorches 12,000 AcresAggravated by high heat, the Apple Fire in Cherry Valley continued to spread on Saturday after it nearly doubled in size overnight.
Evacuations Ordered As Apple Fire Burns 1,720 Acres In Cherry Valley, Threatens HomesThe fires were initially reported shortly before 5 p.m. in the area of Apple Tree Lane and Oak Glen Road, on the north end of the unincorporated community that borders Beaumont.
Crews Stop Forward Spread Of Brush Fire Burning In Sunland, Man Detained For QuestioningA brush fire was burning Friday in Sunland but no homes were threatened.
Crews Get Handle On Brush Fire Burning Near Homes In Hollywood HillsFlames appear to be climbing uphill near Laurel Canyon Boulevard and Tianna Road.
Ridge Fire Burns In Gorman, Portions Of Highway 138 Closed OvernightThe blaze, named the Ridge Fire, was reported at about 3:45 p.m. near Highway 138 and West Lancaster Road, according to the Los Angeles County Fire Department.
Brush Fire Burns In Woodland Hills; No Structures ThreatenedA one-acre brush fire was burning Wednesday in Woodland Hills.
Brush Fire Breaks Out In Simi ValleyThe California Highway Patrol has shut down at least two westbound lanes of the freeway at Kuehner Drive.
2 Firefighters Injured Battling Brush Fire Off La Tuna Canyon Road In Shadow HillsThere were no civilian injuries, no structures damaged and no need for evacuation — though two firefighters suffered non-life threatening injuries. One returned to duty after being treated on scene and the other was taken to a local hospital.
Forward Progress On Soledad Fire Halted, Evacuation Orders LiftedAs of 8:55 p.m. Monday the blaze had consumed 1,498 acres, was 48% contained and all evacuation orders had been lifted.
21-Acre Brush Fire Burns Inside Irvine Regional Park, No Injuries Reported A brush fire burned through about 21 acres on Sunday afternoon inside Irvine Regional Park in Orange.
Illegal Campfires In San Bernardino Mountains Up 150% This YearThe Fork Fire, which was reported by a volunteer fire lookout at Keller Peak at about 3:45 p.m. Thursday burned off East Flats Road in the Barton Flats area south of Big Bear. Firefighters were able to keep it to a quarter acre, and it has been 100% contained.