A firework in a gender disclose party triggered athat has destroyed 7,000 acres & obliged numerous locals to escape their own houses, the fire dept. stated Sun.. Over 500 firefighters & 4 helicopters have been battling the El Dorado blaze east of San Bernardino, that initiated Sat. in the morning, Cal Fire stated.
Locals of multiple communities within the region were instructed to evacuate.
“CAL FIRE Law Enforcement has determined the El Dorado Fire, burning near Oak Glen in San Bernardino County, has been caused by a smoke producing pyrotechnic device, utilized throughout a gender disclose party,” Cal Fire stated on Twitter.
“Those accountable for beginning fires because of carelessness (or) illegal activity could be conducted financially & criminally accountable,” it alerted.