Thursday, March 23, 2017
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Breaking: Firefighters Battling a New Brush Fire in Cajon Pass

CAJON PASS:(VVNG.com)- At about 6:35 p.m. on Thursday, dispatch received numerous reports of a brush fire on the northbound 15 freeway near Cleghorn.

Per CHP incident logs, the brush fire is on the right-hand shoulder and spreading.

According to scanner reports, the fire has been dubbed the “Horn Incident”. The wind is pushing the fire north-east on a slope.

As of 6:50 p.m. CHP logs are showing the #4 lane on the NB freeway is closed. Traffic is already starting to back up.

An investigator has been requested to respond to the scene.

This is the second fire reported in the Cajon Pass in less than a couple of hours.

More information will be updated as it becomes available.

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