GRANADA HILLS (CBS SF) — A wind-whipped firestorm roared into picturesque Southern California Granada Hills neighborhoods early Friday, destroying homes and sending thousands fleeing from its path.

Fire officials said the Saddleridge Fire has consumed more than 4,600 acres, destroyed dozens of homes, forced evacuations and shutdown two major freeways.

Get the latest up-to-minute coverage of the the massive fire from CBS Los Angeles.