Howling Winds Take Down Trees, Could Lead To More Power Outages This WeekendStrong, gusty winds took down trees overnight and has SoCal Edison mulling more power outages to prevent equipment from sparking wildfires.
Brush Fire In Goleta Prompts Evacuations, Closes 101 FreewayA brush fire burning in Goleta prompted evacuations and partially closed the 101 Freeway Thursday.
1 Dead, Dozens Of Homes Destroyed By Saddle Ridge Fire In Porter Ranch; 100K FleeFire officials say the Saddle Ridge Fire has grown to 4,700 acres as of daybreak Friday, after initially being reported as a 1-acre blaze at 9 p.m. Thursday. One man has died of a heart attack amid the wildfire, which damaged 25 homes.
Saddle Ridge Fire Erupts In Sylmar, Threatens Homes In Porter RanchA fast-growing brush fire is threatening homes in the Sylmar area with mandatory evacuations ordered for approximately 1,900 homes in Oakridge Estates and in the area west of Balboa, north of Sesnon to the Ventura County border with Mason as the western border.
Wendy Fire Holding At 90 Acres, 25 Percent Containment ReportedAnother fire has broken out Thursday night — this time in the Newbury Park area of Ventura County.
500+ Acres Burned, Mobile Homes Destroyed, School Evacuated In Calimesa FireSeveral mobile homes were destroyed Thursday after a brush fire started near the 10 Freeway in Calimesa.
Brush Fire In Irwindale Under Control; Homeless Camps Reportedly NearbyPolice are looking into reports of homeless people living near where a 12-acre brush fire broke out in the Santa Fe Dam area.
Firefighters Knock Down 2-Acre Beverly Crest Brusher
Possible Lightning Strike Sparks Brush Fire Near MurrietaA brush fire that was possibly triggered by lightning strikes broke out Wednesday evening just west of Murrieta.
2-Alarm Brush Fire Erupts In Malibu, Burns 40 AcresThe fire, which originated in the area of Pacific Coast Highway and Sweetwater Canyon Road, quickly scorched three acres, but appears to be creeping uphill, according to the LA County Fire Department.
Hot Spot Flares Up In Eagle Rock Fire; 2 Freeway Transition Road Still ClosedFirefighters kept an eye on the brush fire that broke out Sunday afternoon and burned dangerously close to a Glendale neighborhood, prompting the evacuation of 100 homes. The mandatory evacuation orders were lifted by 10 p.m.
30-Acre Brush Fire Threatened Homes In Eagle RockSmoke was visible to Dodger Stadium, witnesses said.
Grenade Found While Crews Cleared Sepulveda Basin Homeless EncampmentThe grenade was found in a charred area of the Sepulveda Basin, where a fire erupted last Tuesday. The fire scorched brush and destroyed several homeless encampments.
'Five Fire' In Castaic 60 Percent Contained, One I-5 North Lane Remains ClosedFire crews say the so-called "Five Fire" in Castaic is now 60 percent contained and that they hope to have it fully contained by the end of the day Sunday.
Brush Fire Forces 2-Lane Closure Of NB I-5 In Castaic