Update: Fire East Of Lake Camanche Reservoir
Update: 6:30 p.m.: CAL Fire reports that firefighters working on a vegetation fire in the Burson area, now measuring at 36 acres, have managed to stop forward progress by getting a hose line around it. Located in Campo Seco, east of Camanche Reservoir, the blaze is burning off Campo Seco Road near Chile Camp Road.
Update: 5:00 p.m.: The vegetation fire off Campo Seco Road near Chile Camp Road near Burson and Camanche Reservoir is now described by CAL Fire as 20 acres in size with a moderate rate of spread as air and ground units continue to fight it.
Update 4:32 p.m.: No structures are immediately threatened as CAL Fire and other responders continue to work a grass fire incident in the Burson area. There was a report of a closure on Chile Camp Road but that was a temporary move, according to CAL Fire, while a vehicle blocked the roadway. It was subsequently cleared.
Update: 4:18 p.m.: CAL Fire reports the vegetation fire off Campo Seco Road near Chile Camp Road has reached 10 to 12 acres in size, maintaining a moderate rate of spread. Air and ground resources continue to attack it. There was a call to close Chile Camp Road from Los Angeles to Arkansas Ferry roads. CHP reports that it, at this time, had not assisted with any such closure but has dispatched some officers to the scene.
Update at 4:06 p.m.: Columbia air resources are among those now working on a grass fire in the Burson area. CAL Fire officials last described it as one to two acres with a moderate rate of spread however more units are being called in. The location is in Campo Seco east of the Lake Camanche Reservoir, off Campo Seco Road near Chile Camp Road. According to the CHP, a closure was called for Chile Camp Road from Los Angeles to Arkansas Ferry.
Original Post: 3:44 p.m. Sonora, CA — CAL Fire reports Columbia air resources are among units now fighting what is being described as a one to two-acre vegetation fire in the Campo Seco area.
Reported as east of Lake Camanche Reservoir off Campo Seco Road near Chili Camp Road, the fire broke out in the mid-three o’clock hour. We will keep you posted as more details become available.