brush fire

Lilac Fire Status and More - Fire Readiness Info

Lilac Fire update, 12/11 at 7am: The Lilac Fire began 12/7 at 11:15am at Interstate 15 and Highway 76. Current acreage is 4,100 with 80% containment. Full containment expected 12/21/17. 151 structures destroyed, 56 damaged. Mandatory evacuation order has been lifted, and residents may return to...
Read More

Ventura County Thomas Fire Still Out of Control

Fueled by Santa Ana winds, a fast-moving brush fire that started Monday evening remains out of control in Ventura County. The 'Thomas Fire' erupted shortly after 6pm in the Santa Paula area. By 11pm, nearly 10,000 acres had burned. As of 9:00am this morning (12/5), Cal Fire estimates the affected...
Read More

#JenningsFire Spreads Quickly In East County

San Diego firefighters were in action quickly against a fast-moving brush fire that started near Old Highway 80 and Interstate 8 this afternoon. What became known as the Jennings Fire spread to over 100 acres just an hour after it was reported and resulted in the closure of Interstate 8 in both...
Read More