The fire is 30% contained at approximately 5 acres with full containment expected by late in the afternoon. The fire is in unified command with Escondido Fire and CAL FIRE. At this time there are currently (2) Escondido Brush units, (3) Cal Fire Brush units and (2) Cal Fire Hand Crews committed. In addition, Air Attack and one Cal Fire fixed wing tanker made a number of retardant drops on both flanks of the fire this morning. Helicopters are currently assisting with water drops.
Hand crews and Firefighters will continue to work throughout the day to mop up any remaining hot spots.
There were no evacuations, no damage to structures and no Firefighters or civilians were injured.
This fire was determined to have been caused by the use of illegal fireworks.