Firefighters knocked down several small brushfires despite gusty Santa Ana winds blowing across parts of Southern California.

A firefighter hoses down hot spots created by a brush fire Friday, Oct. 19, 2018, in Santa Paula, Calif. The National Weather Service issued red flag warnings for fire danger across a swath of Southern California through 10 p.m. Friday and said conditions would ease Saturday, followed by cooling on Sunday. (AP Photo/Marcio Jose Sanchez)

Los Angeles County firefighters in Malibu stopped a fire at 3 acres (1.2 hectares) early Friday and a blaze near Santa Paula in Ventura County was held to about 2 acres (0.8 hectare).

Firefighters clear a hillside as they contain a brush fire Friday, Oct. 19, 2018, in Santa Paula, Calif. The National Weather Service issued red flag warnings for fire danger across a swath of Southern California through 10 p.m. Friday and said conditions would ease Saturday, followed by cooling on Sunday. (AP Photo/Marcio Jose Sanchez)
Firefighters hose down hot spots created by a brush fire Friday, Oct. 19, 2018, in Santa Paula, Calif. The National Weather Service issued red flag warnings for fire danger across a swath of Southern California through 10 p.m. Friday and said conditions would ease Saturday, followed by cooling on Sunday. (AP Photo/Marcio Jose Sanchez)

Los Angeles firefighters held a vegetation blaze near Dodger Stadium to an acre (0.4 hectare) late Thursday.

Firefighters hose down hot spots created by a brush fire Friday, Oct. 19, 2018, in Santa Paula, Calif. The National Weather Service issued red flag warnings for fire danger across a swath of Southern California through 10 p.m. Friday and said conditions would ease Saturday, followed by cooling on Sunday. (AP Photo/Marcio Jose Sanchez)
A firefighter hoses down hot spots created by a brush fire Friday, Oct. 19, 2018, in Santa Paula, Calif. The National Weather Service issued red flag warnings for fire danger across a swath of Southern California through 10 p.m. Friday and said conditions would ease Saturday, followed by cooling on Sunday. (AP Photo/Marcio Jose Sanchez)

The National Weather Service issued red flag warnings for fire danger across a swath of Southern California through 10 p.m. Friday and said conditions would ease Saturday, followed by cooling on Sunday.

Source: The Associated Press

Sign up to receive our latest news!

By submitting this form, I agree to the terms.