As a state of emergency was declared Tuesday, firefighters appear to be gaining control of the Sand Fire, which has been burning in the Santa Clarita area since Friday. 676 more words
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A firefighter who had previously lost a home in a major 2009 blaze lost another home in the Sand Fire, which has scorched more than 50 square miles in the eastern Santa Clarita area, officials said. 238 more words
The Sand Fire began pushing toward Acton on Sunday when winds whipped up flames. Courtney Friel reports for the KTLA 5 News at 1 on July 25, 2016. 22 more words
Sand Fire: Firefighting Efforts Hampered by Residents Not Following Evacuation Orders, Officials Say
Residents failing to heed mandatory evacuation orders are hampering the efforts of firefighters batting the raging Sand Fire, authorities said Monday.
Some of the 18 homes destroyed in the… 494 more words
Some residents affected by a wildfire burning in the Santa Clarita area were allowed to return home Monday evening as firefighters continued to battle the blaze that has scorched more than 35,000 acres, or about 55 square miles in the Angeles National Forest. 948 more words