Update: This fire was stopped at two acres; cause remains under investigation per Cal-Fire, the Deerhorn Valley Antler reports.
July 16, 2012 (Jamul) – A brush fire is burning behind Pio Pico Campground in the Jamul area, Incident Page Network reports. According to IPN, the fire began at 14615 Otay Lakes Road. Cal Fire reports there is no threat to structures. Air support is at the scene.
Sign up to receive free Viejas Wildfire and Emergency Alerts via email at the top right side of our homepage, and also receive a free weekly copy of East County Magazine.
You can also get brief text alerts on your mobile device by following ViejasAlerts on Twitter. We recommend all of the above, since you don't know what forms of communications will be operating in a major regional emergency. Stay safe! Sign up to get alerts at home, at work, and on the road.