Driving Towards A Wildfire In LA Looks Like Armageddon

Morning commuters on Interstate 405 in the Bel Air area of Los Angeles were left stunned yesterday morning as a huge wildfire got nervously close to the road.

KTLA5 reports that the wildfire near The Getty Center prompted the temporary closure of the 405, just hours after the blaze started near Mulholland Drive.

Footage captured by drivers on the 405 show the inferno stretching down large hills and towards the road, creating a scene that looks like something akin to an apocalyptic Hollywood film.

It is reported that the fire ripped through 50 acres of land in a little over 30 minutes and by 3 pm, it had spread to roughly 475 acres in size, threatening homes in the Bel Air area and prompting the evacuations of over roughly 46,000 people.


  • Craig

    Very sad. And very scary.
    Imagine. Before you finish reading this sentence – you are ordered OUT of your home and told to run for your lives. With only what you’ve got on your back. No overnight bags. No photo albums. No love letters or baby shoes. Nothing. Because there is NO TIME.

    • BlackPegasus

      Yeah, leaving behind my DC comics and DVDs would crush me. I couldn’t imagine going forward 🙄

    • Yokel

      Very scary.

  • They were left stunned? All of them?

    Did you talk to all of them? Or even one for that matter?

    • Jason Miller

      Oh get off your high horse.

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  • wuvwoo

    According to Trump, this is a fake, this devastating fire was provoked by the Chinese (ironic mode on) (?)

  • Auf Wiedersehen

    “Driving Towards A Wildfire In LA Looks Like Armageddon”

    How do you know? We’ve not seen Armageddon yet.

  • hard to believe that, instead of closing the highway to put out the fire and avoid traffic accidents, they just let everyone go like nothing has happened. weird.


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