Fire now burning near Westridge
UPDATE: Tuesday, October 23rd at 5:30 am
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LA County Fire units are now fighting a blaze at the Old Road and Magic Mountain Parkway. It started as a two acre blaze but KHTS reporter Sharon Bronson is on the scene and she reports that the fire is moving very quickly.
LA County Fire has mobilized at least ten units from Canyon Country to try and tackle this fire. Stay tuned to AM 1220 or hometownstation.com for updates as they come.
Other reports are claiming that homes in Westridge are immediately in danger and Sheriff's have began evacuating homes without any hesitation.
No mandatory evacuations are being enforced at this time. LA County Fire Department believes that they will be able to fight this fire with the resources they have.
As of 5:30am Tuesday, the fire has burned 1,200 acres and is 20 percent