The fire broke out Wednesday afternoon between Laguna Niguel and Laguna Beach near a water treatment plant, according to the Orange County Fire Department.
It quickly sent smoke into the sky and provoked the reaction of firefighters.
According to information, the fire reached the three acres shortly before 4 in the afternoon
OCFA is on the scene of a fire with 3 hectares of vegetation in the Aliso Woods gorge. We are in a single administration with @LagunaBeachFD. We have heavy pores on the ground and in the air. We will publish additional information as soon as it becomes available.
– OCFA PIO (@OCFireAuthority) May 11, 2022
The Laguna Beach Police Department has issued voluntary evacuations for residents living in the Balboa Nyes / Portafina neighborhood of Laguna Beach.
Residents and their pets are required to prepare if an immediate evacuation order is issued.
AIR7 HD cameras recorded the fire approaching a community near Coronado Pointe, right along the Aliso Summit hiking trail.
Several helicopters that drop water help fight the flames, while fixed-wing aircraft crews have also assisted.
According to Aliso Viejo, Wilderness Park Aliso and Wood Canyons is now closed.
This is a story that unfolds. This article will continue to be updated as more information becomes available.
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