Flames and smoke shroud State Route 33 as a wildfire burns in Ventura, California, on Tuesday. (Daniel Dreifuss via AP)

Flames and smoke shroud State Route 33 as a wildfire burns in Ventura, California, on Tuesday. (Daniel Dreifuss via AP)

Homes burn in Bel-Air as fire closes the 405 Freeway

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