Calif. Residents Forced to Flee as Fire Consumes 500 Acres

A fast-moving fire swet through Calabasas, California, burning more than 500 acres on June 4, 2016.

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Embers burn as firefighters approach a brush fire in the foothills outside of Calabasas, California, on Saturday, June 4, 2016. A fast-moving brush fire sweeping through hills northwest of downtown Los Angeles has damaged homes and prompted neighborhood evacuations. Los Angeles County fire officials now say the brushfire is threatening about 3,000 homes in the Calabasas neighborhood.
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Fire officials shared a map of the area and said the head of the fire was moving east, towards a steep area of Topanga Canyon on Sunday, June 5, 2016.
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Los Angeles County firefighters approach a brush fire in the foothills outside of Calabasas, California, on Saturday, June 4, 2016. A fast-moving brush fire sweeping through hills northwest of downtown Los Angeles has damaged homes and prompted neighborhood evacuations.
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Heavy smoke from a brush fire rises over Calabasas, California, on Saturday, June 4, 2016. A fast-moving brush fire sweeping through hills northwest of downtown Los Angeles has damaged homes and prompted neighborhood evacuations. The blaze is one of several that erupted late Saturday afternoon in Calabasas and West Hills.
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This photo provided by Matthew Dangerfield shows billowing smoke from the Calabasas, California, fire as the clouds passed over the homes of Park Calabasas, Saturday, June 4, 2016. Los Angeles County fire officials now say a brushfire in the Calabasas neighborhood is threatening about 3,000 homes.
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A firefighter walks down a road past a burnt out hillside as fire continues to burn in the foothills outside of Calabasas, California, on Saturday, June 4, 2016. A fast-moving brush fire sweeping through hills northwest of downtown Los Angeles has damaged homes and prompted neighborhood evacuations. Los Angeles County fire officials now say the brushfire is threatening about 3,000 homes in the Calabasas neighborhood.
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Firefighters approach a brush fire in the foothills outside of Calabasas, California, on Saturday, June 4, 2016. A fast-moving brush fire sweeping through hills northwest of downtown Los Angeles has damaged homes and prompted neighborhood evacuations.
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Ashes from the fire were reported as far as Studio City on Saturday, June 5, 2016.
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