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USA: Evacuation ordered in Juniper Hills as Bobcat Fire smoke engulfs area02:52

USA: Evacuation ordered in Juniper Hills as Bobcat Fire smoke engulfs area

United States, Juniper Hills
September 20, 2020 at 23:45 GMT +00:00 · Published

Heavy smoke was seen engulfing the Juniper Hills area north of Los Angeles, with urgent evacuation ordered, Sunday.

A helicopter was seen flying above with police cars also spotted in the area. Erin Wilson, one of the evacuated locals, said that there had still been people up near the affected area when she had been there last.

The Bobcat Fire which erupted in the Angeles National Forest in the beginning of September and affected around 400 square kilometres intensified last week due to heavy winds.

USA: Evacuation ordered in Juniper Hills as Bobcat Fire smoke engulfs area02:52
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Heavy smoke was seen engulfing the Juniper Hills area north of Los Angeles, with urgent evacuation ordered, Sunday.

A helicopter was seen flying above with police cars also spotted in the area. Erin Wilson, one of the evacuated locals, said that there had still been people up near the affected area when she had been there last.

The Bobcat Fire which erupted in the Angeles National Forest in the beginning of September and affected around 400 square kilometres intensified last week due to heavy winds.

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