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Brush fire destroys Los Angeles area home

Thursday, January 16, 2014 - 00:49

Jan. 16 - Brush fire tears through a Glendora, California home and threatens others in the upscale suburb on the outskirts of Los Angeles. Deborah Gembara reports.

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Up close to the brush fire threatening this suburb of Los Angeles... fire tore through this Glendora home. Wind and dry terrain ignited palm trees, as fire fighters work to contain the 125-acre blaze. The three-alarm fire prompted officials to call for an evacuation of the area although some tried to defend their homes. SOUNDBITE: GLENDORA HOMEOWNER SAYING: "It's pretty scary. It happens so fast." Fire officials say as many as 200 personnel are on the scene.

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Brush fire destroys Los Angeles area home

Thursday, January 16, 2014 - 00:49