Authorities lift evacuation of 75 homes near Southern California brushfire

We also have more stories about:
(click the phrases to see a list)




CORONA, California — Firefighters have halted the spread of a brushfire east of Los Angeles and lifted an evacuation order for 75 nearby homes.

Authorities say the 30-acre blaze in Corona is 25 percent contained and no longer threatens the homes.

It broke out shortly after 3 p.m. in a river bottom east of Corona Municipal Airport.

The Riverside Press-Enterprise ( ) says at one point, flames came within 200 yards of some homes.

No damage or injuries are reported.

Corona is about 50 miles east of downtown Los Angeles.

All content copyright ©2015 Daily Reporter, a division of Home News Enterprises unless otherwise noted.
All rights reserved. Click here to read our privacy policy.
Daily Reporter • 22 W. New Road • Greenfield, IN 46140 • (317) 462-5528