Pole fire in Castaic  

Oscar So/ For the Signal

No injuries were reported after a utility pole caught fire at the intersection of Hillcrest Parkway and The Old Road in Castaic on Thursday afternoon, according to Angeles County Fire Department officials.  

A pole caught fire from the base, according to observations from the scene. First responders were dispatched at 1:02 p.m. and arrived at the incident scene at 1:11 p.m.  

Geovanni Sanchez, a spokesman with the L.A. County Fire Department, said that it was a “wires down” call and Southern California Edison was called after firefighters left the scene.  

Oscar Sol contributed to this story.  

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