Los Angeles: Large brush fire burning next to Highway 118 in Granada Hills closes multiple lanes; 2nd Fire at Porter Ranch

GRANADA HILLS, LOS ANGELES (KABC) — Crews were battling two bushfires burning along Highway 118 in the San Fernando Valley Friday night, including one burning dangerously near homes. The California Highway Patrol closed several lanes on the east side of the freeway near Hayvenhurst Avenue in Granada Hills. Drivers should expect delays and seek alternate … Read more

Los Angeles: Large brush fire burning next to Highway 118 in Granada Hills closes multiple lanes; 2nd Fire at Porter Ranch

GRANADA HILLS, LOS ANGELES (KABC) — Crews were battling two bushfires burning along Highway 118 in the San Fernando Valley Friday night, including one burning dangerously near homes. The California Highway Patrol closed several lanes on the east side of the freeway near Hayvenhurst Avenue in Granada Hills. Drivers should expect delays and seek alternate … Read more

San Pedro: Fire crews battle the blaze near homes as plumes of smoke roll over the area

SAN PEDRO, LOS ANGELES (KABC) — Firefighters battled a bushfire in San Pedro on Thursday afternoon that was burning dangerously close to homes and sending thick plumes of smoke into the air. The brush fire was reported around 6:15 p.m. and was burning in rough terrain near the 500 block of N. Western Avenue in … Read more

LASD Helicopter Crashes Near Azusa, Six Injured – NBC Los Angeles

Six people on board an LA County Sheriff’s Department helicopter suffered a variety of injuries after it crashed in the Angeles National Forest Near Azusa Saturday, the LA County Fire Department said. The crash occurred at approximately 4:56 pm near Highway 39 and East Fork Road as the LASD Air Rescue 5 helicopter was responding … Read more

Firefighters Knockdown Fire At Senior Apartment Building In Koreatown – CBS Los Angeles

KOREATOWN (CBSLA) – More than 100 Los Angeles firefighters helped put out flames on Saturday at a senior apartment building in Koreatown. The fire took place at 873 S. St. Andrews Place. READ MORE: Authorities Arrest Man Wanted For Long Beach Murder In Northern California After Almost Two Months Of Searching When LAFD crew members … Read more

2 Hurt, 1 Seriously, In 2-Car Crash Involving Pedestrian In Tarzana – CBS Los Angeles

TARZANA (CBSLA) – Two people were injured, one seriously, in a two-car collision involving a pedestrian in Tarzana Monday, authorities said. The collision was reported about 3:30 pm in the area of ​​19500 W. Ventura Blvd., near Shirley Avenue, according to Nicholas Prange of the Los Angeles Fire Department. READ MORE: “We Can’t Afford It … Read more

Rescuers Hoist Mountain Bike Rider Out Of Remote Area In Brentwood – CBS Los Angeles

BRENTWOOD (CBSLA) – Los Angeles County Fire Department rescues successfully hoisted a mountain bike rider via air ambulance on Sunday afternoon. The biker was trapped in a remote area near the 2600 block of North Westridge Road in Brentwood, close to Westridge Trailhead. LAFD transported the victim to a nearby trauma center. It is unclear … Read more