Tag: Fire

News / by Louie Diaz -

Big rig sparks small fire near Castaic

Fire fighters made quick progress on a brush fire on the Southbound Interstate 5 north of Castaic Monday evening. According to dispatch supervisor Miguel Ornelas a vehicle fire was reported…

News / by Cougar News Staff -

Pico Canyon Fire Under Control

A single car accident ignited a brush fire on Pico Canyon Rd, just west of Southern Oaks Drive. The fire, referred to as the Oak Incident Fire, erupted at approximately 2:00 PM and burned 10 Acres. Firefighters on the ground and four helicopters in the air battled the blaze for over two hours before it was considered under control, with all but one helicopter being relieved of duty.

News / by Cougar News Staff -

Calgrove Brush: Fire 100% Contained

UPDATED: 1:05 PM – Two of the four northbound lanes of Interstate 5 have been reopened.

UPDATED: 12:36 PM – The brush fire reported earlier this afternoon has been officially declared “knocked down” according to fire officials. All closed lanes of northbound Interstate 5 will reopen shortly.

News / by Cougar News Staff -

Newhall Brush Fire Contained

Newhall- Updated at 3:55 – A brush fire that broke out around 2p.m. in the vicinity of Interstate 5 and Calgrove Blvd. has been 100% contained. The fire burned between…

News / by Cory Rubin, Staff Writer -

Brush Fire Extinguished

AS OF 7:29 PM: Firefighters have reached 100% full containment. The blaze has been Extinguished according to the Los Angeles County Fire Dept. Arson investigations are ongoing. AS OF 3:50…