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Brush fire burns cabin in forest near Los Angeles

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GLENDORA, Calif. (AP) — Wildfires racing through drought-stricken Southern California have burned at least 130 acres of land and one cabin.

Authorities say a fire erupted shortly after 1 p.m. Friday in the Angeles National Forest north of Glendora.

Gusty winds quickly drove the flames through 100 acres of brushy ridges near the Los Angeles suburb.

At least one cabin has burned. Two campgrounds containing at least 40 people have been evacuated.

About 130 firefighters are battling the flames in 100-degree heat.

Another fire erupted Friday afternoon in Simi Valley, just northwest of Los Angeles. It's destroyed 30 acres of land is plowing through hills next to subdivisions containing hundreds of homes.

No injuries are reported.

A smaller fire has burned several acres in Poway in San Diego County but no homes are threatened.

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