107-acre brush fire erupts in Shadow Hills, prompting response from LAFD and Glendale firefighters


SHADOW HILLS, LOS ANGELES (KABC) — A wildfire erupted Wednesday afternoon in the Shadow Hills area and quickly spread to more than 100 acres, prompting a response from Los Angeles and Glendale firefighters.

The so-called Land Fire was reported shortly after 1 p.m. in light-to-medium brush near the 10000 block of North Sunland Way, according to the Los Angeles Fire Department.

LAFD reported the blaze grew to 107 acres by 4 p.m.

Helicopters were seen performing water drops at the scene, where temperatures were in the low 80s amid 25% humidity.

No injuries or evacuation orders were immediately reported in connection with the fire, which was burning in a remote hillside area southwest of the 210 Freeway. LAFD added that no homes are currently threatened.

The cause of the fire is unknown.

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