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UPDATE 1 – MAY 9TH – SATURDAY

A wildfire broke out after noon on Saturday, May 9, 2020 , northbound 5 Freeway, just south of Vista Del Lago in California.

CAL Fire units re on-scene and are now saying the fire is completely in the area of the USFS Angeles National Forest area.  Crews are in  en route.

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Units include:  BC-11 BC-32 CRW-1 ENG-10 ENG-12 ENG-311 ENG-316 ENG-333 K-ED-14 PAT-13 PAT-15 WT-212 w ith Captain 12, G HERRERA as the IC as of 1307 PDT.

Additional air resources have been called and are inbound.   Additional resources are on order, including more engines.

The fire has burned 8 acres. There is a 0% containment status.

Reports of fire  behavior running uphill with light fuels and has increased from two to eight acres.

Cause of the fire is unknown.

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