Wildfires threaten Los Angeles suburbs

Wildfires have spread over 20,000 acres of land near Los Angeles since mid-day Friday in the Sand Canyon area of suburban Santa Clarita.

Advice For Travellers

A smoke advisory has been issued for much of the county and is in effect until midnight Sunday.

Travellers should avoid the area. Anyone already in the area should avoid outdoor activities. Those with heart disease or respiratory ailments should stay indoors.