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Officials have not determined the #Gettyfire was intentionally set but have determined it did not originate in nearby homeless camps.  https://www.latimes.com/california/story/2019-10-29/getty-fire-arson-investigation 

UPDATE: The Getty fire was sparked by a tree branch that fell on power lines operated by L.A. Department of Water and Power  https://www.latimes.com/california/story/2019-10-29/getty-fire-arson-investigation 

In an ominous new warning, the National Weather Service issued a rare “extreme red flag warning” for Southern California through Thursday evening.

Officials worry the winds could prove disastrous for the smoldering Getty fire.  https://www.latimes.com/california/story/2019-10-29/getty-fire-punishing-santa-ana-winds-the-strongest-of-the-season-build-as-blaze-grows 

The Getty fire that sent thousands of Westside residents fleeing was started by a tree branch that fell on power lines, Los Angeles Mayor Eric Garcetti said Tuesday evening.  https://www.latimes.com/california/story/2019-10-29/getty-fire-arson-investigation 

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