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Map: Hillside Fire evacuation near Cal State San Bernardino

fires in san bernardino today

At least one home that may be a total loss and several yards along Edgerton Drive had gone up in flames, aerial video showed just after 6 p. Orange flames were visible from her backyard, and the smell of smoke hung in the air. According to Cal Fire, the Camp Fire in northwestern Butte County is 130,000 acres in size and has killed 48 people so far. Schools were still open, but Serafin said she wanted her children close for the day. The newspaper also reported that four civilians were also taken to the hospital for smoke inhalation and minor burns. At least 100 firefighters were on the scene Monday evening, including 16 fire engines, four chiefs, aircraft and two hand crews.

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New southern California fires destroy homes and prompt evacuations

fires in san bernardino today

A few children in pajamas dribbled basketballs nearby. The fire started off of W 59th and Hill Dr, in San Bernardino National Forest. Aerial video also showed some residents using garden hoses to put out spot fires. Wednesday, San Bernardino County fire officials said the Sierra Fire has burned 147 acres and is 85 percent contained. The fire was in the 2300 block of West Baseline Street, with Newschopper4 Alpha over the flames and firefight around 10:30 p. It grew rapidly as winds with gusts of up to 30 mph pushed the blaze uphill toward homes, causing an immediate threat, the agency said.

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Firefighters sprayed water on two homes burning on Saturn Court, but they appeared to sustain significant damage. The Old Water Fire was reported about 2 a. They grabbed garden hoses and tried to douse whatever flames they could. After initially saying the fire damaged six homes, the Fire Department later said three were damaged. Marzullo, his son and son-in-law immediately got to work.

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We provide fire information primarily for San Bernardino and Riverside Counties. Fire Information Hotline: 951 940-6985 Evacuated Communities: Twin Pines, Poppet Flats, Wonder View Evacuation Centers: Banning Community Center, 789 N. The two blazes were among more than two dozen fires that were sparked in the past two days by an extreme Santa Ana wind event, creating dangerous fire conditions that will batter Southern California through late Thursday. News briefing was just giving by local officials. A portion of a second home appeared to be charred by flames that had been extinguished. Children in nearby after-school programs sheltered in place at 5:30 p. He stayed to protect their residence as Vigneux evacuated with their two dogs.

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Map: Hillside Fire evacuation near Cal State San Bernardino

fires in san bernardino today

In the 1980s, he lost his home to the Panorama fire, which destroyed 310 homes and burned 28,000 acres in San Bernardino County. The latest San Bernardino Fire Update this morning reveals the fire burring near W 59th street. A home burns during a vegetation fire in San Bernardino on Oct. Officials also reported that multiple power lines were down in the area. Thursday near Fortieth Street and north David Way burned an additional 30 acres. But remember: please evacuate when asked. There is no word on what may have sparked the fire.

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Jennifer Lu is a data journalist at the Los Angeles Times. A brush fire that broke out early this morning in the foothills of the San Bernardino Mountains has burned roughly 75 acres and forced mandatory evacuations. Intense winds projected to last through the day prompted Southern California Edison to shut off power to nearly 73,000 customers in six counties, including San Bernardino near where the Hillside fire is burning. At least one home that may be a total loss and several yards along Edgerton Drive had gone up in flames, aerial video from Sky5 showed just after 6 p. A temporary shelter for affected residents was set up in the gymnasium at Cajon High School, 1200 W.

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Evacuation Orders Lifted for San Bernardino Homes After Old Water Fire

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At one point, a total of five departments were at work fighting the fire. An evacuation center was open at San Gorgonio High School. Firefighters were having a difficult time fully containing the flames due to winds — expected to continue through Tuesday — and the steepness of the terrain, according to the Fire Department. The blaze was moving south and northeast in the Coldwater Canyon area as of 3:52 a. The utility is monitoring 223,000 other customers across the state for possible shut-offs later in the day as the winds continue. At least two homes burn during the Little Mountain Fire in San Bernardino on Oct. But authorities said crews were continuing to defend structures Monday night.

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New California Fire Spreading Rapidly in San Bernardino County

fires in san bernardino today

San Bernardino County Fire Department responded to the blaze with two dozers, multiple hand crews, four engines, and two chief officers. The so-called Sierra Fire was first reported shortly before 11 p. The air will continue to be dry through the day, and the winds, while tapering off, will still be strong, expected to gust between 40 and 60 mph. The blaze has consumed 200 acres and has burned six homes, said San Bernardino County Firefighter Chris Prater. The Old Water Fire was reported about 2 a. The cause of the fire, which was 50% contained by 1 p. He helped uncover the financial corruption in the city of Bell that led to criminal charges against eight city officials.

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