Los Angeles 405 Freeway Closes in Rush Hour as Fires Spread – Bloomberg

GOOGLE NEWS A wildfire burns along a hillside near homes in the Shadow Hills neighborhood of Los Angeles, California, on Dec. 5, 2017.  A major commuter artery in Los Angeles closed Wednesday morning and some of the city’s wealthiest estates, including Rupert Murdoch’s Moraga vineyard, were ordered evacuated as Southern California firefighters battled several wind-fanned wildfires. Stretches of Interstate 405 were shut and neighborhoods near the freeway and Mulholland Drive, including parts of Bel-Air, were being evacuated, according to the Los Angeles Fire Department. Residents were warned by text messages. The 405 connects the San Fernando Valley to Santa...

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