Terrifying footage shows drivers rushing to escape huge wildfires burning in California | Daily Mail Online

A firefighter keeps an eye on the wildfire burning behind Olive View Medical Center in Sylmar on Friday

Raging wildfires have broken out across neighborhoods in Los Angeles, killing two people, burning homes and forcing thousands to evacuate.The latest fire, known as the Saddleridge Fire, broke out after 9pm on Thursday in Sylmar, north of Los Angeles, along the 210 Freeway near Yarnell Street and jumped the highway, shutting down multiple freeways/Officials say the fire has quickly grown, scorching more than 4,700 acres by 8am on Friday with zero containment. The cause of the fire is still unknown. Helicopters made repeated water drops as 1,000 firefighters on the ground attacked flames in and around homes, 25 of which have been damaged so far.

Source: Terrifying footage shows drivers rushing to escape huge wildfires burning in California | Daily Mail Online

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