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McCalla wildfire prompts residents to evacuate

MCCALLA, Ala. (WIAT) — In West Jefferson County, a wildfire has burned nearly 40 acres.

The fire started near Serene Drive in the McCalla area. Now, people are returning to their homes after about a dozen houses were evacuated after the fire began to burn out of control. 329 more words

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Brush fire breaks out near Overton Rd

VESTAVIA HILLS, Ala. (WIAT) — A brush fire broke out near Overton Road on Thursday. Vestavia Hills Fire crews say the quick response from the Jefferson County EMA worked to stop the fire from spreading early. 23 more words


Crews Extinguish Woldrich Fire In San Fernando Valley

LAKE VIEW TERRACE (CBSLA.com) — Firefighters Tuesday extinguished a stubborn brush fire in the San Fernando Valley.

The so-called Woldrich Fire erupted around 11:30 p.m. Monday near the 210 Freeway, according to firefighters. 80 more words


Brush Fire Burns In La Cañada Flintridge

LA CAÑADA FLINTRIDGE (CBSLA.com) – Crews put out a brush fire in La Cañada Flintridge Monday night.

It broke out on a hillside behind the 1900 block of Hilldale Drive around 9 p.m. 36 more words


Brush Fire Forces Evacuations Near Cloverdale

CLOVERDALE (CBS SF) — More than 500 firefighters were battling a fire that grew to 1,500 acres Sunday afternoon in unincorporated Sonoma County, Cal Fire officials said. 206 more words


Firefighters Stay Vigilant Amid Red Flag Warnings

LOS ANGELES (CBSLA.com) — Strong Santa Ana winds and low humidity, coupled with dry brush, have firefighters on alert all weekend in the mountain, forest and valley areas of Southern California. 170 more words


Wildfire That Threatened Homes Quickly Doused

DOUGLAS COUNTY, Colo. (CBS4) – Firefighters battled a brush fire in Douglas County Wednesday afternoon.

According to South Metro Fire Rescue, they have fully contained a 3-acre fire that briefly threatened homes near Inspiration Place and North Antelope Trail. 90 more words