Image via WikipediaBy Randy Economy
July 29, 2010
ACTON -- Two wildfires have been sparked within the past few hours and are burning out of control in the rugged and rural areas of Acton and Agua Dulce here in Northwest Los Angeles County.
Two of the blazes have been dubbed the "Camp Fire" in Acton and Agua Dulce, are burning about five miles apart.
The "Crown Fire" is currently burning north of Sierra Highway at Anthony Road.
The "Camp Fire" is burning south of the 14 Freeway near Soledad Canyon Road. That fire broke out just after 2:20 p.m. according to Los Angeles County Fire officials.
These two fires have already scorched around 50 acres of heavy thick brush.
Fire officials say no structures are threatened at this point.
Firefighters have been busy all day here in the Southland. Another fire was knocked down in the Fairmont community that is located just west of Lancaster....30 acres were burned.