Reps have confirmed that actor Johnny Galecki, one of the stars of TV series, [The Big Bang Theory] (Thankfully, the actor was not at his home at the time of the fire and has been reported reported as uninjured.
A 1,200-acre fire hit Galecki's ranch property on Monday night, at the time when it was reported 40% of the fire had been contained.
The stunning property was situated between San Fran Cisco and Los Angles, and word is that Galecki is waiting for the all clear to go in and assess the damage from the fire.
The actor has given a statement to TMZ which said,
“My heart goes out to all in the area who are also experiencing loss from this vicious fire, the threat of which we live with constantly, which may seem crazy to some but we do so because living in our beautiful, rural area makes it worthwhile."
“It’s never the structures that create a community — it’s the people. And if the people of Santa Margarita have taught me anything it’s that, once the smoke has cleared, literally and figuratively, it’s a time to reach out and rebuild. We’ve done it before, and will need to do it together again, and it will make our community even closer and stronger. Endless thanks to CalFire and the Sheriff’s Office. I know you guys are fighting the good fight to keep us safe. So very relieved no one has been hurt.”
Our thoughts are with the community and the amazing heroes who acted to contain the fire so quickly and efficiently.