Santa Ynez Brush Fire Contained at 45 Acres

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Santa Ynez Brush Fire Contained at 45 Acres
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Update edhat staff
5:15 p.m., June 6, 2020

Santa Barbara County firefighters contained a brush fire in Santa Ynez at 45 acres early Saturday evening.

Crews responded to the fire in the 1800 block of View Drive near Baseline Drive in Santa Ynez around 3:20 p.m.

Shortly thereafter the Santa Barbara County Sheriff's Office issued a mandatory evacuation for the nearby area.

Firefighters contained the fire with the help of aircrews. The evacuation order was lifted at 4:45 p.m. and it was 100% contained by 5:30 p.m.

A downed power line was reported in the area according to initial reports. The official cause of the fire is under investigation.


Update by edhat staff
3:45 p.m., June 6, 2020
 

Santa Barbara County Sheriff's Office is issuing mandatory evacuations in the area of Baseline and View Drives in Santa Ynez due to a brush fire.


Reported by Roger the Scanner Guy
3:25 p.m., June 6, 2020
 

Brush fire in the 1800 Block of View Drive in Santa Ynez. It's a small fire due to power lines being down.

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MountainMan4865 Jun 06, 2020 04:01 PM
Santa Ynez Brush Fire Contained at 45 Acres

http://hpwren.ucsd.edu/cameras/L/syp-w-mobo-c.jpg The smoke is visible on the right hand side. You can zoom in a bit by clicking on the area you want to enlarge. Camera updates every minute or so.

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