Fires follow wind

There has been at least one home heavily damaged and roof fires are reported on others along North Beverly Drive in the Franklin Canyon area above Beverly Hills, where a brush fire began after 1 pm. Fifteen acres have been scorched there, and 150 firefighters are on the scene. More brush is burning on Pearblossom Highway in Palmdale and in Brea. NBC 4

Photos of the firefight by Adam Latham


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