UPDATE: Brush fire contained in Castaic

By Samie Gebers

Last update: Sunday, April 9th, 2017

A quarter-acre brush fire erupted near the 29300 block of the Old Road in Castaic and fire officials worked to take down and contain the fire.

The call went out to officials at about 9:52 a.m. Sunday morning and was dubbed the “Range Incident.”

“(The fire) was under control at 10:14 a.m.,” said Supervising Dispatcher Art Marrujo .

No structures were threatened.

“Three helicopters were out,” said Captain Brad Evans with the Los Angeles County Fire Department.

No injuries were reported related to the incident.

All units cleared the scene at 11:29 p.m.

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UPDATE: Brush fire contained in Castaic

A fire truck is seen in Castaic on Sunday. Nikolas Samuels/The Signal

A quarter-acre brush fire erupted near the 29300 block of the Old Road in Castaic and fire officials worked to take down and contain the fire.

The call went out to officials at about 9:52 a.m. Sunday morning and was dubbed the “Range Incident.”

“(The fire) was under control at 10:14 a.m.,” said Supervising Dispatcher Art Marrujo .

No structures were threatened.

“Three helicopters were out,” said Captain Brad Evans with the Los Angeles County Fire Department.

No injuries were reported related to the incident.

All units cleared the scene at 11:29 p.m.

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Samie Gebers

Samie Gebers

Samie Gebers is currently studying broadcast journalism at College of the Canyons. She reports on the weekends as well as produces video content during the week.