California: Fire blazes near Skirball Center in Los Angeles
- 06 December 2017
Fire burns at the Skirball Center near the Bel Aire area of Los Angeles, California, December 6, 2017. The brush fire broke out east of the 405 freeway, near homes and cultural institutions. Pushed by Santa Ana winds, the fire has burned more than 150 acres of land. Evacuations have been ordered in the area and fire fighters are already battling an 11,000 acre fire in the Sylmar and Sunland-Tujunga areas and the Thomas fire, which has burned 65,000 acres in the towns of Ventura, Santa Paula and Ojai.
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