No injuries have been reported. An Emergency Operations Center has been activated at Level 2, he said.
Evacuations were also issued for Arroyo Street north of the 210 Freeway and areas of Maclay, Pocoima Wash west of Sayre Street and Eldridge, Los Angeles Fire Department spokeswoman Margaret Stewart stated in an update. "I applaud the Governor's decision to declare an emergency in Ventura County and urge him in the strongest possible manner to declare one in Los Angeles County." said Rep. Knight "Emergency resources and personnel are needed in order to stop these fires as soon as possible and ensure the safety of our community". As of 12:45 p.m., the Los Angeles Fire Department estimated the fire had burned about 11,000 acres.
Evacuation centers are open at the Sylmar Recreation Center, located at 13109 Borden Avenue.
Classes are canceled today at Los Angeles Mission College due to the mandatory evacuations, officials said.
Selena Gomez makes Instagram private
I mean, this is like the third time that we've dated and I think that what [ Selena ] says has so much merit to it. With more than 130 million followers, she's the most-followed person on the platform.
Obama in Chicago on Tuesday for Rahm climate summit
Chicago Chief Sustainability Officer Chris Wheat says the idea is to "fill the void" the Trump administration has left. The Republican has said the terms of the agreement should be more favorable to businesses and taxpayers.
Fallen Kingdom Story Details Revealed
Leaving Pratt's Owen Grady and Howard's Claire Dearing as the dinosaurs last hope for survival. This, too, will be the first time that viewers will see Smith as the young scientist.
Pizza Hut tests beer and wine delivery
The service will debut in Phoenix, Ariz. with six packs of Anheuser-Busch beer brands, such as Budweiser and Shock Top. Beer and wine are already now served at many Pizza Hut locations, so the brand has some advantages.
French rock star Johnny Hallyday dies aged 74
His last roles were in the 2017 comedies Chacun Sa Vie Et Son Intime Conviction and the Guillaume Canet-directed Rock 'n Roll . Often described as the French Elvis, Hallyday was known for his deep voice, glittering outfits and spectacular live shows.