Brush Fire in Anaheim Hills Threatens 1000 Homes

Wind-Driven Wildfire Spreads to Anaheim Hills Neighborhood

No smoke alarms have been activated at the Disneyland Resort, and the parks remain open, officials there told KTLA.

The fire burning through the canyons in Orange County was one of many blazes to hit California on Monday (local time).

"We've got winds out here gusting up to 45 miles per hour, and that's what driving this fire".

Units from the Long Beach Fire Department have been assembled and are on their way to Anaheim where a brush fire erupted this morning, forcing mandatory evacuations. "It's not under control by any means". There was also no word on whether those campuses would reopen Tuesday, with the decision dependent on the fire fight.

The firehas darkened the skies at Disneyland, Anaheim.

The fires are being fanned by strong, dry and gusty winds raking the region.

Evacuation orders were in place for some Anaheim Hills residents and shelters had been set up. More than 5,000 homes have been evacuated, The Los Angeles Times reported.

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The 241 was closed in both directions between the 91 Freeway and Chapman Avenue/Santiago Canyon Road.

The Santa Rosa Press Democrat reports (http://bit.ly/2xsJF0k) that the library, main office and portable classrooms of Cardinal Newman High School in Santa Rosa are burned.

Governor Jerry Brown has declared a state of emergency for the northern and southern California counties impacted by the fires.

The fire front east of Los Angeles is presently zero per cent contained. The blaze, which was initially estimated to be 25 acres, charred approximately 500 acres by around 12:30 p.m., according to the Anaheim Fire and Rescue Department.

Smoke rises from a home that was destroyed by a fire in the hills east of Napa, California.

At least 500 firefighters are reportedly battling the fierce flames and are going from house to house evacuating people.

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