VEHICLE ACCIDENT IGNITES BRUSH FIRE LAKESIDE

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Photo, right by Catherine Gorka

September 13, 2019 (Lakeside) -- A vehicle accident has ignited a brush fire in Lakeside, charring seven acres, according to Cal Fire's latest update.

The #MonteFire started at 14750 Willow Road. According to Cal Fire, forward spread has been halted.

Crews will remain on scene for several hours mopping up hot spots.

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Photo via Cal Fire Twitter feed