In The Line Of FireS

[Los Angeles, August 30. Image via Getty]

LOS ANGELES, CA - AUGUST 30: Evacuated resident of Altadena, California, Cecilia Miller (L) and Teresa Martinez look at a map of the Station Fire posted on a wall at an evacuation center at La Cresenta High Scool gymnasium on August 30, 2009. A broad swath of the northern Crescenta Valley was evacuated Ssaturday, as the out of control Station Fire tripled in size to more than 35,000 acres and burned towards homes from Pasadena to the San Fernando Valley. The wildfire, which broke out Wednesday afternoon near a ranger station and the Angeles Crest Highway above La Canada Flintridge, has forced thousands of evacuations as nearly 10,000 homes are threatened. (Photo by Kevork Djansezian/Getty Images