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Growing Brush Fire Rages In Brentwood

Growing Brush Fire Rages In Brentwood

Helicopter were performing water drops over the scene as a massive cloud of smoke rose above L.A.'s Westside.

Firefighters continued to battle a brush fire Sunday that they say burned within 200-feet of homes in Brentwood.

Both Black Canyon and Daisy Mountain fire crews responded to a reported debris fire in a junk yard Saturday evening to find winds had moved the fire out of the yard, starting the brush fire. A dark plume of smoke was visible for miles as the fire consumed moderate to thick brush near Mandeville Canyon Road, a dead end road that snakes up a deep canyon lined by expensive view homes.

The smoke extending over Brentwood.

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Access was remote and hard, Stewart said, and no injuries have been reported.

The Daisy Mountain Fire Department responded to the blaze around 5:30 p.m. after it sparked off of Terrace Springs Road just east of Black Canyon City.

Fire officials had feared the fire could grow to 30 acres if firefighters did no act quickly enough.

"Residents in the vicinity have been evacuated as a precaution", D'Evelyn said, adding the number of evacuations is unknown. The fire scorched several acres of dry brush. Margaret Stewart an LAFD spokeswoman said the fire is in "very hard terrain, so it takes time".

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