A brush fire broke out near Via Princessa on Tuesday, prompting a quick response from the Los Angeles County Fire Department.
Officials at the Fire Department confirmed the blaze had broken out shortly after 5:20 p.m. near Via Princessa and Highway 14.
At 5:35 p.m., the first units arriving on the scene said the blaze was a half-acre in size.
It was unknown as of the publication of this article if any structures were immediately threatened.
The Via Princessa on-ramp to the southbound side of Highway 14 was closed at 5:32 p.m. as a result of the fire, according to California Highway Patrol logs.
This is a breaking news story and will be updated as more information becomes available.