Brush fires burn
Firefighters responded to the hills above my Duarte on Sunday evening after two fires broke out around 4:15 p.m.
Thick plumes of smoke were seen from grooves and hills above the town as dozens of firefighters responded to the flames.
The fires broke out near the intersection of Mill Canyon Road and Royal Oaks Drive near Glen Miller Park, according to the Los Angeles County Fire Department.
The flames have been called Fish Canyon/Riverbed Fire and Opal Canyon Fire, according to the city of Duarte.
Multiple air carriers were called in to provide air support to firefighting crews on the ground.
KTLA news crews saw local fire helicopters on the ground.
As of 5:30 p.m., the Fish Canyon/Riverbed Fire had burned about five acres and stopped moving forward, and was extinguished at about 6:15 p.m.
The Opal Canyon Fire burned approximately 20 to 25 acres and was driven away from homes by moderate winds.
By 6:15 p.m., this fire was active on its north side, away from the homes.
No eviction orders have been issued at this time.