More than 80,000 forced to evacuate as fire rages in California

A fast-moving wildfire erupted Tuesday morning in San Bernardino County, in the south of the western U.S. state of California, forcing more than 82,000 people to evacuate, officials said on Tuesday night.
The region is under red flag warnings for high fire danger. California Governor Jerry Brown declared a state of emergency in San Bernardino County as a result of the growing fire.
Five people were injured in accidents and were transported by ambulance to local hospitals, the San Bernardino County fire department tweeted.

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