East County Wildfire & Emergency Alerts
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April 12, 2021 (Cuyamaca) – A controlled burn has reportedly jumped a containment line near Pasa Picacho Campground in Cuyamaca Rancho State Park, scanner traffic and multiple sources indicate. The blaze, now dubbed the #PasoFire, has burned 15-20 acres outside the ontrol line and is fueled by a westerly wind.
Multiple air tankers and helicopters have been requested and at least two aircraft are on scene as of 4:50 p.m.
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