Early Monday, a brush fire broke out along the west side of Interstate 405 in Los Angeles, north of Sunset Boulevard and near the Getty Center. As of 7:45 a.m. PT, the fire, which begin at 1:30 a.m. PT, was moving westward and had grown to more than 500 acres, with approximately 10,000 homes and commercial buildings under mandatory evacuation orders.
Said Los Angeles Mayor Eric Garcetti: “Get out when we say get out.”
— ABC News (@ABC) October 28, 2019
The Los Angeles Fire Department called the fire “a very dynamic situation” due to high winds from 15-20 mph, and that approximately 500 firefighters are grappling with the blaze.
Among the areas evac