Dangerous wildfire burns out of control north of Los Angeles

Officially deemed the #LakeFire is burning out of control north of Los Angeles near the Palmdale/Lancaster, CA areas. The fire is at 0% containment as of this morning has burned 10,500 acres.

LAFD said in a morning statement this morning, that over 5,000 structures are threatened by the fire and only predict for the fire to get worse as temps will rise into the 100’s today as well as extremely low humidity conditions.

Shelters have been set up at Palmdale High School and the Castaic Sports Complex.