Support for LAist comes from
True LA stories, powered by you
Stay Connected

Share This

News

Station Fire Expands to 300 Acres

Our reporting is free for everyone, but it’s not free to make.
LAist only exists with reader support. If you're in a position to give, your donation powers our reporters and keeps us independent.

The Station Fire, which began yesterday afternoon and is burning above La Canada-Flintridge in the Angeles National Forest, has grown to 300 acres and has been downgraded to 10 percent contained, the Forest Service reports as of 2:20 p.m. The number of firefighters reporting to the blaze has doubled to 410 since this morning and mandatory evacuation orders have been given to those at Camp Hi Hill and Clear Creek School. The fire is currently burning in a northerly direction.

As for the Morris Fire 20 miles to the East, it remains at around 1800 acres with 45 percent containment.

Also: View photos of the Station Fire here