Firefighters Stop 100 Acre Fire in Happy Canyon
Update by edhat staff
Santa Barbara County firefighters are currently battling a 150-acre brush fire in the Happy Canyon area.
At 10:39 p.m., fire crews received a call of two potential brush fires. One was described in the Happy Canyon area and another described behind Lake Cachuma. At 12:10 a.m., Public Information Officer Daniel Bertucelli confirmed there is one fire, called the Range Incident as it's near the gun range off Happy Canyon Road.
As of 2:00 a.m. Monday, the fire has reportedly grown to over 50 acres. Firefighters are actively engaged with the brush fire and roads are closed in the area with the latest numbers stated the fire has reached 150 acres.
Latest unofficial reports state the fire is 50% contained with forwarding progress halted.
Edhat will update this article with more information as it becomes available.
— Daniel Bertucelli (@SBCFireInfo) July 29, 2019
Is there a brush fire near the Happy Canyon area?