Creek fire near Sylmar expected to be fully contained by midnight
Los Angeles Times - 2mon
Fire officials said they expect full containment of the Creek fire, which has scorched more than 15,000 acres east of Sylmar, by the end of the day Saturday. The blaze has been 98% contained since Thursday, with 37 firefighters still …

Sylmar Fire Photos And Videos: Homes Threatened In California’s Kagel Canyon
Ibtimes.com - 2mon
This is a developing story. Please check back for updates. A rash of wildfires in California this week fueled by strong Santa Ana winds continued to spread Tuesday. Thousands were forced to evacuate, including some homes in the Sylmar …

11,000-Acre Creek Fire in Foothills Above Sylmar Forces Mandatory Evacuations Affecting 110,000 People
KTLA - 2mon
A brush fire burning in the foothills above Sylmar, Lake View Terrace and Sunland-Tujunga scorched 11,000 acres, …

Creek Fire burns 11,337 acres in Sylmar, Lake View Terrace, Shadow Hills
KPCC - 2mon
California Gov. Jerry Brown declared a state of emergency for Los Angeles County on Tuesday, responding to a pair of wildfires – one that grew to 11,000 acres and threatened thousands of homes in Sylmar, Lake View Terrace and …

Creek Fire Map: Current Location of the Wildfire [Updated 12/10]
Heavy - 2mon
Creek Fire is located off Kagel Canyon Road near Sylmar in Los Angeles County, California. The brush fire broke out in the middle of the night and has burned through over 15,000 acres, according to the latest update from CAL Fire. The …

Heroism, Tragedy, Humor on Front Line in Southern CA
Firehouse - 2mon
Dec. 09--The sun had set Tuesday when Tim Hurley and his strike crew from the U.S. Forest Service's Kernville station first made it to the front lines of the Creek fire above Sylmar. Flames were shooting sideways as they tore through the dry …

1000 acre brush fire burns near Sylmar
KESQ - 2mon
SYLMAR, Calif. - The blaze, dubbed the Creek Fire, was reported at 3:42 a.m. in the area of Gold Creek and Little Tujunga roads, according to the Los Angeles County Fire Department, which was assisting the U.S. Forest Service and the Los …

Brush Fire Extinguished In Sylmar
Patch - 5mon
SYLMAR, CA - A small brush fire in the Sylmar area has been extinguished. It burned three acres near the 15000 block of Glenoaks Boulevard. Firefighters had the flames extinguished in 66 minutes. It was reported around 1:35 p.m. The …

'Creek Fire' burns 15,600 acres above Sylmar; 95% contained
KTVU Fox 2 - 2mon
SYLMAR, Calif. (FOX 11 / CNS) - The Creek Fire that destroyed dozens of homes and burned more than 15,600 acres this week is now 95 percent contained, authorities said. The upgraded containment figure from 90 to 95 percent was …