Brush fire threatens homes in Beverly Hills

13 June 2018

A brush fire broke out in a forested area above Beverly Hills on Tuesday (June 12). It threatened homes and forced evacuations of residents. The neighborhood threatened is made up of sprawling Mediterranean-style homes, most complemented by swimming pools.

The fires are burning uphill amid relatively light winds. Firefighting crew were sent from neighboring municipalities and helicopters were making water and fire retardant drops.