Fire crews from county, Forest Service, battle Agua Dulce brush fire

Firefighters from the Los Angeles County Fire Department and the U.S. Forest Service were still working to contain a brush fire in Agua Dulce Tuesday evening but had stopped all forward movement of the fire by 8 p.m.

The fire — dubbed the Soledad Incident — began at 4:23 p.m. on Soledad Canyon Road at Briggs Road, Fire Department Supervisor Melanie Flores said.

At 5:30 p.m., the fire had burned 4 acres, with firefighting crews holding the fire at a ridge.

By 7:45 p.m., more than 7 acres had burned with all forward movement of the fire stopped.

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