Firefighters Respond to Brush Fire Near El Sueno
Santa Barbara County firefighters are responding to a small brush fire off Highway 101 northbound at the El Sueno offramp.
At 5:20 p.m., four engines and a Battalion Chief responded to the scene and found an isolated section of brush burning between Calle Real and the freeway.
The westbound lane of Calle Real is shut down at El Sueno and traffic is slow in the area
The cause is under investigation and no injuries were reported.
Vegetation Fire Hwy 101 N/B at El Sueno offramp. Vegetation in between 101 and Calle Real caught fire. 4 engines on scene. Hwy 101 is slow in both directions and westbound Calle Real is closed just east of El Sueno. Call newsline for more info. pic.twitter.com/9g35uC8tIM
— Daniel Bertucelli (@SBCFireInfo) September 12, 2019
There's a report of a vegetation fire off Highway 101 northbound at the El Sueno offramp.