Getty Fire air quality: Smoke from Getty Fire prompts smoke advisory for parts of Southern California

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Tuesday, October 29, 2019
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Smoke from the Getty Fire is not only impacting those who live near the fire zone - it's also impacting people who live miles away.

Smoke from the Getty Fire is not only impacting those who live near the fire zone - it's also impacting people who live miles away.

The South Coast Air Quality Management District has issued a smoke advisory for parts of Los Angeles, the coast between Santa Monica and Ventura County and the San Fernando Valley.

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Experts say you can protect your lungs by staying inside with doors and windows closed, and by avoiding outdoor exercise.

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