California Fire Burns Bel-air Mansions As Spread Continues

The state's firefighters say they cannot effectively fight blazes in the current windy conditions.

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  • California Fire Burns Bel-Air Mansions As Spread Continues
    Residents of Los Angeles' wealthy Bel-Air neighbourhood have found their homes under threat after another wildfire erupted in California. The so-called Skirball Fire destroyed several homes in the exclusive area, quickly spreading over 150 acres.
    03/9/2018 - 3:30 am | View Link
  • Skirball fire sparked by illegal cooking fire, California officials say
    The Skirball brushfire that caused residents of Los Angeles' affluent Bel-Air neighborhood to flee their multimillion-dollar mansions last week was sparked ... the department said. The fire then spread through arid landscapes was fanned by Santa Ana ...
    12/12/2017 - 8:40 am | View Link
  • Bel Air's multi-million dollar mansions get no special treatment from California's wildfires
    Another fire-proximate property is Beyonce and Jay-Z’s $135-million mansion, a 30,000 square-foot spread, said to house four swimming pools, a helipad, and bullet-proof windows. Other celebrities living in Bel Air’s cushy confines include Jennifer ...
    12/7/2017 - 10:44 am | View Link
  • California wildfires: Nearly 200,000 flee as new blaze spreads
    Governor Jerry Brown declared a state of emergency in San Diego on Thursday after a new blaze spread ... fire had slept at the Getty overnight on Thursday. One in four schools in Los Angeles were also closed. In the wealthy Los Angeles enclave of Bel Air ...
    12/6/2017 - 8:34 pm | View Link
  • The Latest: Surge in California fire brings new evacuations
    3:45 p.m. Firefighters have stopped the spread of a wildfire ... in the famous 1961 Bel Air Fire. 6:52 a.m. Mandatory evacuations have been ordered in an exclusive ridge-top neighborhood in Los Angeles as a dangerous new wildfire burns in Southern California.
    12/6/2017 - 7:05 pm | View Link
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  • View Park–Windsor Hills, California
    View Park−Windsor Hills is an unincorporated community in Los Angeles County, California, United States.The View Park neighborhood is on the north end of the community along Angeles Vista Boulevard and the Windsor Hills neighborhood is on the southern end to the north of Slauson Avenue.
    03/11/2018 - 6:19 pm | View Website
  • Southern California wildfires: New powerful winds to test ...
    The fire already has destroyed more than 1,000 buildings, including well over 700 homes, and threatens 18,000 more structures. More: Firefighter dies battling Calif. blaze, now 4th-largest in state history Related: As California still burns, Sonoma starts long rebuilding process Southern California wildfires: Thomas Fire approaches grim milestone in size
    12/15/2017 - 9:24 pm | View Website
  • Bel-Air wrestles with homeless crisis after encampment ...
    The Skirball fire, which destroyed homes and forced the evacuation of a large chunk of Bel-Air, has put the homeless issue at the forefront of community debate.
    12/13/2017 - 2:10 pm | View Website
  • LA fire that destroyed Bel-Air mansions started at ...
    1/11. A member of a fire team hand crew monitors embers to prevent fire from jumping to the west side of the 405 freeway, at the Skirball Fire near the Bel Air area of Los Angeles, California, December 6, 2017.
    12/12/2017 - 6:07 pm | View Website
  • Skirball fire sparked by illegal cooking fire, California ...
    The Skirball brushfire that caused residents of Los Angeles' affluent Bel-Air neighborhood to flee their multimillion-dollar mansions last week was sparked by an illegal cooking fire, the Los Angeles Fire Department said in a press release Tuesday.
    12/12/2017 - 4:34 pm | View Website
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