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Evacuations Ordered As Carpinteria, Montecito, Santa Barbara All In The Line Of Fire

CARPINTERIA (CBSLA/AP) — As Ventura County enters its second week engulfed in flames, fire officials anticipate more growth and danger due to continued strong wind gusts, no rain and decades-old dry vegetation. 839 more words

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Fast-Moving Brush Fire Reported In Monrovia

MONROVIA (CBSLA) —   A fast-moving brush fire has been reported in Monrovia along Norumbega Drive.

Mandatory evacuations are being ordered, officials said.

The evacuation area includes the 500 – 1000 block of Norumbega Drive as well as Starlit Lane. 245 more words

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Evacuations Ordered As Brush Fire Erupts In Murrieta, Home Destroyed

MURRIETA (CBSLA) — Firefighters were on the scene of a brush fire in Murrieta that had grown to 300 acres and destroyed one home Thursday. 105 more words

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Skirball Fire Forces Mandatory Evacuations, 405 Freeway Reopens; West LA Loses Power

LOS ANGELES (CBSLA/AP) — The 405 Freeway has been reopened after being shut down due to a dangerous new wildfire that erupted in the tony Bel Air area of Los Angeles early Wednesday while firefighters battled three other destructive blazes across Southern California. 582 more words

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WATCH: Ammo Flies Out Of Burning Home, Hits CBS2 Photographer

VENTURA (CBSLA) — The dangers of getting too close to a burning home were evident this morning during a CBS2 report by Kara Finnstrom.

Finnstrom reported that CBS2 photographer Nathan Furniss was hit in the chest by popping ammunition flying out of a burning home as he approached the structure. 77 more words

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Thomas Fire Explodes To 55,000-Acres As Burn Area Reaches Pacific Ocean

VENTURA (CBSLA) — At least 150 homes and structures have been damaged or destroyed as the Thomas Fire rages out of control in Ventura Tuesday. 546 more words

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Brush Fire Breaks Out Near Cal State San Bernardino; 3 People Burned

SAN BERNARDINO (CBSLA) — With three fires scorching the Southland, a fourth brush fire broke out near Cal State University San Bernardino Tuesday afternoon, forcing evacuations. 162 more words

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