A wildfire burning north of Los Angeles has forced mandatory evacuations of some 100,000 people as firefighters continue to battle the blaze driven by powerful Santa Ana winds. (Oct. 11)
LOS ANGELES — The strong Santa Ana winds driving wildfires in the area have died down, but the major blaze that burned at least 31 homes continued to rage Saturday.
With easing winds Saturday afternoon, evacuation orders were lifted in all of Los Angeles County and in parts of Riverside County, where a second blaze was burning.
“We thank members of the community for promptly heeding the evacuation…