Active California Wildfire Burns 1,000+ Acres, Forces Evacuations

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fire officials said a wildfire in Southern California burned over 1,000 acres of land, forced the closure of parts of two major highways and led to evacuations on Saturday, . according to the county fire department’s Facebook page, More than 500 firefighters were at the scene or en route to battle the blaze in the Solimar Beach area of Ventura County, and parts of the 101 and Pacific Coast highways have been closed, . No injuries have been reported, but the fire has not been contained.It started at around 10:30 pm local time on Friday, and strong winds and dry vegetation caused it to grow rapidly

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