Slideshow: Brush fire spreads across Los Angeles area
A helicopter carrying water flies over a burning residential area in Azusa, California, as a man sprays water on his home Thursday, January 16. A fast-moving brush fire spread to 1,700 acres just east of Los Angeles.
The wildfire burns in the hills just north of Glendora, California, on January 16.
A helicopter drops water over homes in Glendora on January 16.
A man talks on the phone while standing on the roof of a Glendora house on January 16.
Clouds of smoke from the fire loom over downtown Los Angeles on January 16.
Motorists exchange information after a car accident while the wildfire burns in the Glendora hills on January 16.
The fire makes it way up a hill toward a house in Glendora on January 16.