Evacautions ordered in Anaheim Hills as fast-moving brush fire burns

Smoke is seen from a vegetation fire that ignited in the Anaheim Hills area on Monday Oct. 9 2017

Fire officials told The Los Angeles Times that a fast-moving brush fire has threatened over 1,000 homes in Anaheim Hills, and it's already engulfed "several" structures.

-The area south of the 91 Freeway, west of the 241, north of Nohl Canyon Road and east of Serrano. As of about 10:30 a.m., the wind-driven brush fire was 25 acres in extent. Dubbed "Canyon Fire 2" by Anaheim Fire and Rescue, the blaze has grown rapidly from its initial size of 25 acres to an estimated 500 acres.

Here's a list of evacuation order, shelters, and freeway and road closures issued on Monday.

"You need to be prepared to evacuate and now is the time to do so", Anaheim Fire Department Sgt. Daron Wyatt said in a video posted to Facebook.

With winds whipping at about 25 miles per hour and pushing the fire west, mandatory evacuation orders were issued for residents west of the 241 toll road, south of Santa Ana Canyon Road and east of Weir Canyon Road/Serrano Avenue, according to Anaheim police.

In Orange, an evacuation center was established at at El Modena High School, 3920 E. Spring St.

Evacuations for the area have been ordered, and the eastbound 91 Freeway was closed as a result.

A fire burned in the same general area on September 25, when 2,662 scorched at the edge of Anaheim and Corona.

Two homes in Anaheim Hills burn during the Canyon Fire 2 on October 9, 2017.

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