The Elsmere Fire was stopped from burning more acres by firefighters in Santa Clarita Monday afternoon.
As of 4:02 p.m. PDT, the forward progress of the Elsmere Fire has been stopped with 30 percent containment, according to LA County Fire Department on social media. It stood at 130 acres, according to LA County Fire Department on social media.
According to LA County Fire Department "A 3rd alarm response has now been requested for the #ElsmereFire."
The LA County Fire Department said on Twitter that "The NB 14 has been closed at the 5 freeway due to visibility issues."
There were evacuation orders from the LA County Sheriff's Santa Clarita Valley Sheriff's Station in place for various locations, but those have been lifted this afternoon.