BRUSH FIRE IN DESCANSO HALTED AT 8 ACRES

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August 24, 2014 (Descanso) – A wildland fire in Descanso on Sunday briefly threatened structures. The blaze started in light, flashy fuels near the Descanso Library at River Drive and Viejas Boulevard.

Multiple firefighting units responded to the blaze, including CAL FIRE and the U.S. Forest Service.

Fortunately, thanks to quick intervention by firefighters, the brush fire was halted at 8 acres, with no structures lost.

 

 


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