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Texas Firefighters Battle Fire Near Chemical Plant

ELMENDORF, Texas (AP) – Firefighters have been battling a major brush fire near a Bexar County chemical plant.

Eleven agencies responded to the fire that started around 5 p.m. 94 more words


Brush Fire Burning Above Azusa, Glendora Is 5% Contained; Hundreds of Campers Evacuated

Some 200 firefighters from multiple agencies were battling a fast-moving brush fire that has scorched hundreds of acres near Highway 39 in the Angeles National Forest on Sunday, authorities said. 570 more words

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Campers Forced To Flee Fast-Moving Brush Fire In Angeles National Forest

NEAR AZUSA (CBSLA.com) — Campers and hikers scrambled to leave the most popular recreation area in the Angeles National Forest on Sunday as a fast-moving brush fire swept through the area. 199 more words


Wildfire nearly stopped in forest near Los Angeles

GLENDORA, Calif. (AP) — A wildfire burning in a steep, remote area of the Angeles National Forest is 35 percent contained and all active flames have been knocked down. 83 more words


Second brushfire sparks in West Oahu near Kunia

Firefighters battled two brushfires in West Oahu Thursday afternoon.

The first sparked at around 12:25 p.m. in Makakilo. Officials say the blaze was about a half-acre in size and contained in less than 30 minutes. 78 more words


2 Firefighters Hurt In 65-Acre Blaze Near Glendora

GLENDORA (CBSLA.com) — Two firefighters have suffered heat-related injuries as crews continue to battle a 65-acre blaze in the Angeles National Forest above Glendora.

The brush fire, dubbed the Shoemaker Fire, is five percent contained, according to Cal Fire. 129 more words


Brush Fire Gets Close To Homes Near Berthoud

BERTHOUD, Colo. (CBS4) – Faulty farming equipment is being eyed as the cause of a brush fire in Berthoud.

Fast moving flames got dangerously close to homes and an oil and gas development on Wednesday evening. 328 more words