More Than 1,000 Acres Burn East of LA

Smoke rises from a charred landscape as a wildfire driven by fierce Santa Ana winds spreads in Rancho Cucamonga, California, April 30, 2014. The wind-driven brush fire burning out of control in the drought-parched Southern California wildland on Wednesday threatened a wealthy community in the foothills of the San Bernardino Mountains and forced the evacuation of hundreds of residents, officials said. At least 1,000 people have been evacuated since the Etiwanda Fire broke out this morning with winds up to 60-miles-per-hour. REUTERS/David McNew (UNITED STATES - Tags: DISASTER TPX IMAGES OF THE DAY ENVIRONMENT) DAVID MCNEW / Reuters

A mandatory evacuation order has been lifted for some neighborhoods in Southern California, threatened by a wildfire that burned more than 1,000 acres.

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