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Lakeside brush fire burns 18 acres near Highway 67

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SAN DIEGO (CNS) - Crews worked to put out an 18-acre brush fire Sunday east of California State Route 67 near Lakeside. It is now 60 percent contained.
    
Flames were reported about 2:30 p.m. one mile north of Slaughterhouse Canyon Road in Lakeside, according to Cal Fire Capt. Kendal Bortisser.
   
He said the forward progress of the wildfire had been stopped, but not all the flames had been knocked down by the late afternoon.
   
Investigators were looking into the cause of the fire, which did not threaten any structures, Bortisser said
   
Lakeside Fire District was assisting Cal Fire in the fight, which included air and ground crews, he noted.

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