While the fire’s cause has not been determined, some Sylmar residents reported seeing a fire burning at the base of a transmission tower near Saddle Ridge Road. Investigators are looking at the area as a potential ignition point for the blaze.
The fire has burned an estimated 7,900 acres. At least three people have been reported dead.
Update, Sat. 8:30 Am: Winds that fuel California wildfires appear to be dying down, helping fire fighters get a handle in their overnight battle against the Saddleridge fire. But Red Flag warnings are still in effect in