Wildfire breaks out in Orange County

November 15, 2008 12:00:00 AM PST
Fire officials say a wildfire has broken out near a freeway in Orange County and high winds are pushing flames toward a subdivision. Television footage shows at least two homes in Corona and one home in Yorba Linda on fire.

Lynnette Round, a spokeswoman for the Orange County Fire Authority, says the blaze began around 9 a.m. Saturday with winds pushing embers toward homes.

Evacuations are underway.

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