In Los Angeles County, a state of emergency due to forest fires north of the city of the same name. The total area of forest fires north of Los Angeles reached 3.5 thousand hectares. Tenants of 700 houses were evacuated.
The report on the site of the Governor of California, Jerry Brown, notes that the fire that began on September 1 in Los Angeles County spread rapidly to thousands of acres. Since the fire threatens thousands of houses and other structures, evacuation of citizens was carried out, and an emergency regime was announced in Los Angeles County.
The governor also noted that because of the fire, motorways and local roads were closed. With regard to forecasts, high temperatures and weather conditions increase the chance of further spread of fire.