(photo by Bobby Mourino via Victor Valley News)

BREAKING: Brush Fire in Cajon Pass

UPDATE @ 4:20 pm – The fire is out! An investigator has been requested to respond to the scene.

UPDATE @ 4:15 pm – The fire is contained at 6 acres. Firefighters have a line around the fire and is currently contained.

UPDATE @ 4:10 pm – The Fire has been dubbed the “East Incident”

UPDATE @ 4:05 pm – A water dropping helicopter is overhead assisting with fighting the fire. The Forrest Service is also sending an aircraft.

UPDATE @ 4:00 pm Р Fire upgraded to a 2nd Alarm vegetation fire. CHP is closing down Highway 138. No structures are threatened.

(Photo by Matt Fuller via Victor Valley News)
(Photo by Matt Fuller via Victor Valley News)

CAJON PASS : (VVNG.com)- Firefighters are responding to a brush fire on State Route 138 just east of the 15 freeway.

The fire was reported at about 3:45 pm. on Thursday, July 21st.

Victor Valley News member Bobby Mourino, submitted a photo showing a plume of smoke.

Per scanner traffic, deputies are reporting the large plume of smoke visible from the Oak Hills community.

Information will be updated as it becomes available.

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(Video submitted by Jose Camargo)

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