07 Dec '17, 2pm

WATCH: A man rescues a rabbit trapped in the middle of California's raging wildfires

LOS ANGELES: An inferno engulfed the Los Angeles region Wednesday (Dec 6), forcing more than 200,000 people to evacuate and threatening thousands of homes, including the luxe Bel-Air neighborhood dotted with mansions. The flames have swallowed some 32,000 hectares in just over a day since the "Thomas" fire, currently the state's largest , broke out, leaving at least one dead in an area about 45 minutes from downtown LA. High winds caused another wave of wildfires to erupt overnight, including one in Los Angeles' affluent Bel-Air neighborhood. The area battled gridlocked heavy traffic as ash and smoke churned over the smoldering hillside. Firefighters battle flames on a hillside near homes in Santa Paula, California, as the Los Angeles region grapples with wind-whipped wildfires AFP/RINGO CHIU Los Angeles Mayor Eric Garcetti said more than 230,000 people had evacuated Los A...

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