LAKESIDE (CBS 8) – A brush fire that ignited along westbound Interstate 8 in Lakeside at the Los Coches exit Thursday evening is out. Fire crews will remain on the scene to extinguish the final hot spots.
The flames broke out just after 5 p.m. As of this report, no structure damage or injuries have been reported.
[CBS 8 Facebook post (approx. 5:30pm): "Per Cal Fire on the scanner, about 1/4 acre, and they're 'wrapping things up'." From: Penny Ferguson King]
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LAKESIDE (CBS 8) – A fire has broken out along the westbound lanes of Interstate 8 at the Los Coches exit Thursday evening, sending large plumes of smoke into the air.