Summary | A grass fire broke out around 1426 hours PDT on Tuesday, July 11, 2017, off of I-8 and Old Hwy 80 in the community of Lakeside (San Diego County), California.
Current Conditions | The fire has reached 400 acres with a 0% containment status. The cause is being reported by media as stating a vehicle’s exhaust pipe into brush.
Forward rate of spread has been stopped by CAL Fire crews.
3 Firefighters have been injured.
Evacuations | Mandatory evacuations of View Side Lane and Alpine Lane are in effect for residents.
If you need assistance with your pet(s), contact CAL Fire Animal Services, as Officers are on-scene of the fire ground. They can be reached at 619-236-2341, San Diego County Animal Services.
Shelter | A shelter has been opened for humans at Mac Queen Middle School at 2001 Tavern Road in Alpine, California 91901.
Social Media | #CA #CAwildfire2017 #JenningsFire
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