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Landowners sue parents of boys behind Makakilo brush fire

A lawsuit has been filed over damages caused by a large brush fire in Makakilo last August.

The brush fire was sparked when two boys, then seven years old, were playing with a lighter. 66 more words


Crews Knock Down 2 Brush Fires In Malibu

MALIBU (CBSLA.com) — Crews in Malibu have managed to put out two brush fires along Kanan Dume Road.

Crews responded at 3:35 p.m. Friday to a half-acre brush fire, according to the Los Angeles County Fire Department. 78 more words


Crews Work To Put Out Hialeah Grass Fire

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HIALEAH (CBSMiami) – Fire crews are still working to put out a stubborn grass fire that sparked Thursday.

As of early Friday morning, flames could still be seen in the area west of I-75 in western Hialeah. 130 more words


Jurupa Valley Fire Prompts Evacuations Of 25 Homes

JURUPA VALLEY (CBSLA.com) — A vegetation fire Thursday in Jurupa Valley damaged at least two structures before crews gained the upper hand on the blaze. 194 more words


Sorrento Valley fire blackens 1 acre

SAN DIEGO – Crews contained that slow-moving canyon brush fire in an open area of Sorrento Valley, a fire department spokesman said.

The fire was burning off Camino Santa Fe, near Miratech Drive in Sorrento Mesa and blackened a little over an acre, caused no reported structural damage or injuries. 13 more words


Brush Fire Burns Whittier Hillside Amid Gusty Winds, Red-Flag Warning

Firefighters battled a small brush fire that charred vegetation on a hillside above a residential area of Whittier Thursday amid a warning about “critical fire weather conditions.” 246 more words

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Crews Work To Contain Small Brush Fire In Whittier

WHITTIER (CBSLA.com) — Crews Thursday are working to contain a brush fire that has erupted in Whittier.

The fire broke out around 10:11 a.m. in the area of Mar Vista Street and Colima Road, according to the Los Angeles County Fire Department. 79 more words