Fatal Crash, 4-Car Pileup On 5 Freeway Brings Traffic To Near Standstill In SylmarThe two closures in the 5 Freeway bottleneck into Sylmar caused several miles of backup into Santa Clarita.
Local Assistance Center To Open In Sylmar To Help Victims Of Saddle Ridge FireThe new center will open at 9:30 a.m. at the Sylmar Recreation Center on Borden Avenue. Residents can come to the center to get help with replacing lost records, filing insurance claims, applying for disaster assistance, and get information on property cleanup, repair and rebuilding.
Firefighters Make Progress On Saddle Ridge Fire As Investigators Work To Determine CauseThe fire broke out beneath a Southern California Edison high-voltage transmission line in Sylmar.
LAPD Investigating Possible Kidnapping, Asks For Public's HelpLos Angeles police were asking for the public's help in a possible kidnapping investigation of three children from Sylmar.
Saddle Ridge Fire Started Under High-Voltage Transmission Tower, Investigators ConfirmArson investigators confirmed Monday that the deadly and destructive Saddle Ridge Fire started under a high-voltage transmission tower.
Saddle Ridge Fire Evacuations And Freeway ClosuresThe 4,700-acre Saddle Ridge Fire has forced mandatory evacuations, closed several freeways and sent thousands seeking shelter.
Police Investigating Possible Cause Of Saddle Ridge Fire In SylmarAs the deadly and devastating Saddle Ridge Fire continued to burn in several communities, so did the question of what started the fire.
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.
LIVE UPDATES: Saddle Ridge Fire Rages In San Fernando ValleyThe 4,700-acre Saddle Ridge Fire has forced the evacuation of more than 12,600 people Friday morning in the San Fernando Valley, shut down several major freeways and closed dozens of schools and universities.
40 Spooked Horses Rescued From Burning Ranch After Worker Puts Out Call For Help On Social MediaIncredibly, all the animals were safely evacuated.
Red Flag Warning Extended To Saturday Night As Crews Battle Saddle Ridge FireThe Saddle Ridge Fire has burned 4,700 acres in the San Fernando Valley, destroyed at least 25 homes and forced more than 100,000 people to evacuate.
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.
Former High School Wrestling Coach Sentenced For Sexual Abuse A man who coached wrestling teams at a Sun Valley high school and a San Fernando Boys and Girls Club was sentenced Tuesday to 71 years in state prison for the sexual assaults of nine young athletes.
Wildlife Waystation Tigers, Cougars And Lions Relocated To Indiana SanctuaryThey are among approximately 400 wild animals being moved after the Wildlife Waystation announced last month it was permanently closing due to fire and flood damage.
Wildlife Waystation Closes Prompting Relocation Of Over 400 Wild AnimalsWolves rescued from fur farms and chimpanzees rescued from medical experimentation facilities are some of the waystation's current residents.