FIRE ALERT: Rye Canyon Loop 12/5 10:18 a.m.

A fire broke out just before 10 a.m. this morning at the Rye Canyon Loop. Fire crews are on scene battling the blaze, which is spreading quickly due to strong winds. Currently the blaze has charred more than 25 acres, second alarm. There are several road closures in the area and Interstate 5 may be affected. Please avoid the area. Power outages have been reported throughout the Santa Clarita Valley.