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Skirball fire sparked by illegal cooking fire, California officials say

Skirball fire sparked by illegal cooking fire, California officials say

12/13 05:36 Anonymous 0

The Skirball brushfire that caused residents of Los Angeles' affluent Bel-Air neighborhood to flee their multimillion-dollar mansions last week was sparked by an illegal cooking fire, the Los Angeles Fire Department said in a press release Tuesday.Robyn Beck/AFP/Getty ImagesSmoke from the Skirball Fire rises above the 405 freeway near the Bel-Air area of Los Angeles, Dec.