Los Angeles in flames. Schwarzenegger and Hollywood stars have fled their homes in prestigious areas of the city

Лос-Анджелес в огне. Шварценеггер и звезды Голливуда покинули свои дома в престижных районах города

While in upstate California continue to rage wildfires, the sad news came from the South. Prestigious areas of Los Angeles also were in flames. Thousands of people were forced to evacuate their mansions, reports the Voice of America.

The fire began last night near the Getty Museum Center and rapidly spread over an area of about 200 acres. INGOs celebrities left their homes.

For example, basketball star LeBron James, the Terminator and former California Governor Arnold Schwarzenegger, actor “Agents of shield” Clark Gregg and author of “Sons of anarchy” Kurt Sutter was forced to evacuate.

Steel Arnie in his Twitter urged people not to risk it and get away from the danger zone.

“We safely evacuated at 03:30 am. If you are in an evacuation zone, don’t screw up. Get out. Right now I thank the best firefighters in the world, the real heroes of the militants, who are fighting with the threat to protect their fellow Californians,” wrote Arnold Schwarzenegger.

Лос-Анджелес в огне. Шварценеггер и звезды Голливуда покинули свои дома в престижных районах города

Photo: twitter.com/schwarzenegger

“At least five houses burned, but reports of casualties were reported,” said mayor Eric Garcetti at a press conference with representatives of the fire services.

“This fire is spreading quickly”, he added, calling on residents of the evacuation zone, which covers more than 10,000 homes, quickly leave the dangerous area.

Mark Chenard, weather forecaster of the Center for weather forecasting NWS stated that the wind in Northern California will decrease towards noon, and in the South of the state – in the second half of the day. The wind speed can reach 50 to 60 mph (80-96 km / h).

Earlier the Country reported that in California, millions of Americans are sitting without electricity due to forest fires.

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