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MAP: Where the wildfires are burning in SoCal

10 November 2018

The city tweeted that the evacuation affects areas between the Ventura county line and Malibu Canyon. Then there's the Camp Fire in northern California that burned 1,000 structures overnight and has grown to 70,000 acres.

Caitlyn's stepdaughter Kim Kardashian, 38, who was evacuated on Thursday night, tweeted on Friday that her mansion is safe for now, despite the fire having reached her property.

And two Southern California fires are just miles from the bar where 12 people were killed in a mass shooting in Thousand Oaks, and a voluntary evacuation advisory was issued for part of Malibu, a seaside city popular with celebrities. (Ringo H.W. Chiu/AP) The Woolsey Fire is seen looking towards the west valley area on November 9, 2018 in Porter Ranch, California.

Another neighbor said the fire was "like a freight train" and praised firefighters for saving so many homes.

Paradise resident Whitney Vaughn described the chaotic evacuations on roads lined with burning trees. Traffic accidents turned roads into gridlock and residents abandoned vehicles and ran from the flames, carrying children and pets, officials said.

Evacuation center locations, road closure and school closure information for the fires can be found on the Ventura County emergency page here.

The Hill Fire is another battle firefighters in Ventura County are contending with.

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Ventura County Fire Department Captain Scott Dettorre warned that as the fire crosses the famous highway 101, "it will make its historic and typical run all the way down Pacific Coast Highway, threatening more homes, more property, more lives", KTLA-TV reports.

According to TMZ, Cait's crib "went up in flames" on Friday as the Woolsey fire burned its way toward Malibu.

The fire, which began early on Thursday, was the fiercest of several wind-driven blazes across California, during what has been one of the worst years for wildfires in the state.

Fire officials state a significant number structures have been damaged or destroyed and is estimated to be over 8,000 acres.

"It's very chaotic", said Officer Ryan Lambert of the California Highway Patrol. Staff and 41 patients at the Adventist Health Feather River Hospital in Paradise were evacuated to other hospitals because it was close to the oncoming wildfire.

The Los Angeles Fire Department reported at 7:53 a.m. Friday that a brush fire has also broken out in Griffith Park, near the zoo.

Cal State Channel Islands has ordered a mandatory evacuation of the campus due to the fire, and all classes and activities have been canceled this evening, according to a news release from campus officials.

MAP: Where the wildfires are burning in SoCal