Two Fires Near Homeless Camp Off Los Carneros
Update by edhat staff
Santa Barbara County firefighters responded to two brush fire near a homeless camp off Los Carneros early Saturday.
At 1:04 a.m., fire crews arrived at Highway 101 southbound onramp along the railroad tracks with three engines and a Battalion Chief. It's believed a fires started in the homeless camp and spread to nearby vegetation, according to Fire Captian Daniel Bertucelli.
Crews remained on the scene to mop up the remaining fire. There were no injuries and the official cause is under investigation.
Around 5:30 a.m. it's reported a second fire took place in the same area. There's no additional information on the second fire.
This is a developing story.
Reported by Roger the Scanner Guy
Brush fire off Highway 101 southbound at Los Carneros.