Published Dec 5, 2017 at 9:44 AM | Updated at 10:44 PM PST on Dec 9, 2017
The Creek Fire burning in the hills above Sylmar was 85
percent contained Saturday.
Sylmar residents woke to cars honking and neighbors fleeing as the Creek Fire burned thousands of acres overnight Tuesday. By the morning, mandatory evacuations were in place.
The Creek Fire burned as another fast-moving fire, dubbed the Thomas Fire, consumed tens of thousands of acres overnight.
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