Highway 101 Center Divider Fire Stopped at 15 Acres
Update by edhat staff
Firefighters have controlled a fire in the center divider of Highway 101 near Los Olivos on Friday afternoon.
The fire had jumped the freeway and burned approximately 15 acres before fire crews and an air support unit controlled it as it had the potential for 100 acres.
There were no injuries, no structures threatened, and crews are on the scene mopping up. The cause is under investigation.
California Highway Patrol had shut down Highway 101 for a period of time. One northbound lane remains open and southbound lanes are open.
Highway 101 northbound near SR-154 is closed due to a fire in the center divider.
Reported by an edhat reader
It seemed like it just started when I drove by pic.twitter.com/vorN8hgP8V
— connor (@connor60315588) August 14, 2020