Los Angeles Mayor Declares Local Emergency as La Tuna Fire Burns Close to Homes

StoryfulWeatherPublished: September 3, 2017
Published: September 3, 2017

The La Tuna fire burning near Los Angeles and Burbank, California, has grown to 5,900 acres, leading Los Angeles Mayor Eric Garcetti to declare a local emergency on September 3. The fire spread recently from the mountainside to residential areas. Hundreds of residents had to evacuate, the Los Angeles Times reported, and a stretch of the 210 freeway in Los Angeles had to be closed. Credit: Instagram/wrcgti via Storyful

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