Single vehicle fire causes small brush fire

Firefighters finish their brush response next to the remains of the truck that caused the brush fire/ Skylar Barti The Signal
A single truck fire caused a small brush fire response from firefighters Sunday afternoon, officials said. Seven engines responded the a call of a vehicle fire on the northbound 14 Freeway just passed the Sierra Highway onramp at 12:57 p.m., a fire official with the Los Angeles County Fire Department said. The official, who did not provide his name when asked, reported the vehicle fire started a small brush response from firefighters on the neighboring hill below a residential area. The fire was taken down minutes after firefighters arrived on scene, leaving the remains of the truck on the right shoulder lane of the 14 freeway.


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Skylar Barti

Skylar Barti

Skylar currently works for The Signal as a staff writer. Before working for the The Signal he was a student and senior producer for College of the Canyons Cougar News.