Photos: The Saddleridge Fire as Seen From the Valley to the Ocean

A fire that began in Sylmar spread west overnight in the Porter Ranch area north of Los Angeles, placing about 100,000 people in the path of flames.

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Angeles National Forest
Firefighters battle a brush fire dubbed the Saddleridge Fire, north of Los Angeles, with homes burning
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Angeles National Forest
Thirty-two structures were destroyed or damaged in the Saddleridge Fire, which affected people north of Los Angeles.
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Angeles National Forest
Firefighters battle a brush fire dubbed the Saddleridge Fire, north of Los Angeles, with homes burning
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Floris
Smoke from the Saddleridge Fire in Sylmar can be seen Friday Oct. 11, 2019 from Santa Monica.
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Alyssa Wallace
This photo was taken facing west on Ventura Boulevard at sunset Friday Oct. 11, 2019.
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Hugo Chavez
A modified DC-10 delivers its payload of fire retardant in the Sylmar area Friday Oct. 11, 2019.
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Kevin Larsen
Fire burns in the Newhall Pass Friday Oct. 11, 2019.
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Gage Ferqueron
Fire burns Friday Oct. 11, 2019 north of Los Angeles.
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PORTER RANCH, CA - OCTOBER 11, 2019: Randy Butler tries to protect his home as the Saddleridge Fire burns along Thunderbird Ave. in Porter Ranch Friday morning. (Wally Skalij/Los Angeles Times via Getty Images)
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Eyad Jarjour (L) consoles his neighbor (R) as she views her burned home after flames from the Saddleridge Fire tore through Granada Hills, California, on October 11, 2019. - The fire broke out late October 10 and has scorched some 4,600 acres (1,816 hectares), and forced mandatory evacuation orders for 12,700 homes. (Photo by Josh Edelson / AFP) (Photo by JOSH EDELSON/AFP via Getty Images)
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A resident views the burned remains of her home in Granada Hills, Californi,a after the Saddleridge Fire tore through the region on October 11, 2019. - The fire broke out late October 10 and has scorched some 4,600 acres (1,816 hectares), and forced mandatory evacuation orders for 12,700 homes. (Photo by Josh Edelson / AFP) (Photo by JOSH EDELSON/AFP via Getty Images)
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Los Angeles Times via Getty Imag
SYLMAR, CA - OCTOBER 11, 2019 A firefighting plane paints the hill with red Phos Chek to protect Olive View Medical Center from wind driven Saddle Ridge wild fire on Friday October 11, 2019 in Sylmar. (Photo by Irfan Khan/Los Angeles Times via Getty Images)
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NBCLA
The Saddleridge Fire in Sylmar is seen Friday Oct. 11, 2019 from a camera in Universal City.
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NEWHALL, CA - OCTOBER 11: Miles of trucks wait along the I-5 freeway in Newhall, CA as the major roadway leading into Los Angeles remains closed as firefighters battle the Saddleridge fire which has burned more than 4,600 acres, damaged more 20 home and lead to the death of a man trying to save his home Friday October 11, 2019.(Photo by David Crane/MediaNews Group/Los Angeles Daily News via Getty Images)
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PORTER RANCH, CA - CALIFORNIA - OCTOBER 11: Santa Ana wind driven flames from the Saddleridge fire burn on a hillside below homes on Sesnon Blvd. in Porter Ranch, CA. on Friday, October 11, 2019. (Photo by Dean Musgrove/Los Angeles Daily News via Getty Images)
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A bystander watches the Saddleridge fire in Sylmar, Calif., Friday Oct. 11, 2019. (AP Photo/David Swanson)
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Firefighters battle the Saddleridge fire in Sylmar, Calif., Friday Oct. 11, 2019. (AP Photo/David Swanson)
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A woman evacuates her home with her cat as the Saddleridge fire threatens homes in Granada Hills, Calif., Friday, Oct. 11, 2019. (AP Photo/Michael Owen Baker)
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In this Thursday, Oct. 10, 2019 photo, embers from the Saddleridge fire blow by firefighters in Sylmar, Calif. (AP Photo/Michael Owen Baker)
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In this Thursday, Oct. 10, 2019 photo, a firefighter waits for water as the Saddleridge fire flares up near homes in Sylmar, Calif. (AP Photo/Michael Owen Baker)
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The Saddleridge fire burns near a Frito-Lay distribution plant in Sylmar, Calif., Thursday, Oct. 10, 2019. (AP Photo/Michael Owen Baker)
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Graham Douglas
A view of the Saddleridge Fire Friday Oct. 11, 2019 in the Sylmar area.
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The 210 Freeway is shut down as a result of the Saddleridge Fire in Sylmar on Thursday, Oct. 10 2019.
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Graham Douglas
A view of the Saddleridge Fire Friday Oct. 11, 2019 in the Sylmar area.
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Graham Douglas
A view of the Saddleridge Fire Friday Oct. 11, 2019 in the Sylmar area.
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Graham Douglas
A view of the Saddleridge Fire Friday Oct. 11, 2019 in the Sylmar area.
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Edwin Bernard, of the Sylmar area of Los Angeles and his terrier mix Cooper wait at the Red Cross at the evacuation center Sylmar Recreation Center Friday morning, Oct 11, 2019. Bernard, his wife and their three dogs fled the Saddleridge wildfire Thursday night. (AP Photo/Stefanie Dazio)
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Graham Douglas
A view of the Saddleridge Fire Friday Oct. 11, 2019 in the Sylmar area.
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Graham Douglas
A view of the Saddleridge Fire Friday Oct. 11, 2019 in the Sylmar area.
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A view of the Saddleridge Fire early Friday Oct. 11, 2019 in Porter Ranch.
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The Saddleridge Fire burns an estimated 100 acres in Sylmar according to the Los Angeles Fire Department on Thursday, Oct. 10 2019.
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Noah Berger
Flames from the Saddleridge fire make a run up a hillside in Porter Ranch, Calif., on Friday, Oct. 11, 2019. (AP Photo/Noah Berger)
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Michael Owen Baker
Jerry Rowe uses a garden hose to save his home on Beaufait Avenue from the Saddleridge fire in Granada Hills, Calif., Friday, Oct. 11, 2019. (AP Photo/Michael Owen Baker)
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Michael Owen Baker
In this Thursday, Oct. 10, 2019 photo, a firefighter monitors the Saddleridge fire near homes in Sylmar, Calif. (AP Photo/Michael Owen Baker)
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Noah Berger
Flames from the Saddleridge fire make a run up a hillside in Porter Ranch, Calif., on Friday, Oct. 11, 2019. (AP Photo/Noah Berger)
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Brian Conway
Wind whips trees as firefighters battle the Saddleridge fire in Porter Ranch, Calif., on Friday, Oct. 11, 2019. (AP Photo/Noah Berger)
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An air tanker drops fire retardant on the Saddleridge Fire north of Los Angeles.
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Juan Guerra
A pair of firefighters douse a residence caught in the Saddleridge fire on Friday, Oct. 11, 2019.
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Juan Guerra
Three firefighters spray a burning house during the Saddleridge fire on Friday, Oct. 11, 2019.
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A helicopter drops flame retardant on the Saddleridge fire on Friday, Oct. 11, 2019.
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Eyad Jarjour (R) consoles his neighbor who lost his home in the Saddleridge Fire in Granada Hills, California on October 11, 2019. - The fire broke out late October 10 and has scorched some 4,600 acres (1,816 hectares), and forced mandatory evacuation orders for 12,700 homes. (Photo by Josh Edelson / AFP) (Photo by JOSH EDELSON/AFP via Getty Images)
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Brandon Taylor Steadman
Saddleridge fire is shown burning in the early morning hours on Friday, Oct. 11, 2019.
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Brandon Taylor Steadman
Two firetrucks respond to the Saddleridge fire on Friday, Oct. 11, 2019.
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Brandon Taylor Steadman
Bystanders watch as the Saddleridge fire burns on Friday, Oct. 11, 2019.
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AFP via Getty Images
A firefighter walks near a backfire during the Saddleridge fire in Newhall, California on October 11, 2019. - Much of California was on high alert Friday as wind-driven wildfires tore through the state's south, forcing the evacuation of tens of thousands of people and destroying multiple structures and homes. Fire officials said an 89-year-old woman died in Calimesa, about 70 miles (115 kilometers) east of Los Angeles, when fire swept through a trailer park overnight after the driver of a garbage truck that caught fire dumped his burning load nearby. (Photo by Josh Edelson / AFP) (Photo by JOSH EDELSON/AFP via Getty Images)
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