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Firefighters battling multiple wildfires across the state

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Firefighters battle the Manzanita Fire. (NBC photo) Firefighters battle the Manzanita Fire. (NBC photo)

Wildfires are keeping firefighters busy across California. 

According to CAL FIRE, as of Tuesday afternoon, there are 12 active fires in the state. Most are located in Southern and Central California.

The largest ongoing fires include the Hill Fire east of Santa Margarita, the Manzanita Fire in Riverside County, and the Placerita Fire in Santa Clarita. 

The Manzanita Fire has burned 5,800 acres and is 20 percent contained. Neighborhoods in a community south of Beaumont are under evacuation warnings.

The Placerita Fire has burned 870 acres and is 57 percent contained. It has caused significant damage, including to three of Disney's production sets. 

Firefighters are facing high temperatures and windy conditions as they continue to battle these fires.

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