Update 5:02 p.m. - Forward spread has been stopped. Fire is still zero percent contained at 20 acres. Firefighting aircraft are on scene.
East County Wildfire & Emergency Alerts
September 7, 2017 (Potrero) 4:52 p.m. -- A brush fire burning in Potrero, one mile west of the Tecate Port of Entry, is now 20 acres and zero percent contained, however forward spread has been stopped.
Cal Fire has named the blaze, which began within the hour,the #BorderFire9.