Update by the edhat staff
Santa Barbara County firefighters are responding to a vehicle collision that sparked a brush fire near Sisquoc.
At 2:58 p.m. Thursday, crews responded to the 5000 block of Foxen Canyon Road for a vehicle collision.
Upon arrival they found a vehicle had crashed into a tree and a small brush fire was growing at a slow rate of spread around the vehicle, reports the County Fire Department.
A female sustained minor injuries and was transported to Marian Regional Medical Center by a ground ambulance.
Firefighters stopped the forward progess of the fire and will remain on the scene for cleanup.
The size of the fire has yet to be confirmed.
Veg Fire with vehicle in to a tree. 2:58pm Foxen Inc. 5000 blk Foxen Canyon Rd. 1 pt, minor injuries. Light/medium fuel, slow rate of spread. Acreage TBD. Cause under investigation. Resources remain on scene. More info as it becomes available. pic.twitter.com/E0DhkhxW7I
— PIO (@PIOSBCFireInfo) July 27, 2023
Vehicle accident into a power pole, now a vegetation fire on Foxen Cyn. Rd. Full County response.