Brush Fire In Brentwood Burns Within 200-Feet Of Homes, Firefighters Say

Brush Fire In Brentwood Burns Within 200-Feet Of Homes, Firefighters Say

LAKE VIEW TERRACE A fire that broke out just before noon Sunday in the hillsides above Lake View Terrace was completely contained after it burned just over eight acres, Angeles National Forest agency officials said. While flames have come within 200 feet of structures, "firefighters performing structural defense prevented any further threat and no homes are now at risk", the fire department said.

Firefighters have also made gains on a brush house in the desert town of Mecca, southeast of Palm Springs, that chased about 50 people from their homes in an apartment complex.

19 civilians killed by Islamist militants in Philippines
Hapilon is also believed to be Philippine head of Daesh and the military is certain that the Maute are protecting him. There have been Muslim separatists in the region for decades, but recently groups have been aligning with ISIS .

By 4 p.m.it had spread to more than 30 acres in the Mandeville Canyon area just above Brentwood. Firefighters battle major brush fire in BrentwoodThe fire was first reported around 12:45 p.m. near the 2900 block of Mandeville Canyon Road, according to the Los Angeles Fire Department. More than 100 firefighters battled the fire amid hot weather with light winds.

This photo provided by KCBS-TV/CBSLA shows a plume of smoke from a wildfire burning above Mandeville Canyon Road, behind the Getty Center, center, and the Hotel Angeleno, right, in the Brentwood area of Los Angeles, Sunday, May 28, 2017. To the northeast, a fire was burning away from foothill homes in the Lake View Terrace neighborhood and into Angeles National Forest. It is now burning uphill with 5 - 10 miles per hour winds.

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