CAJON PASS, Calif. (VVNG.com) — Fire crews worked quickly to knock down a small brush fire Wednesday night in the Cajon Pass.
On March 23, 2022, at about 8:06 pm, dispatch received reports of multiple spot fires along the northbound I-15 freeway, near Kenwood Avenue.
According to the California Highway Patrol incident logs, a tailpipe muffler sparked the roadside brush fires.
San Bernardino County Fire and U.S Forest Service firefighters responded to the incident and reported they had three small spot fires with the largest approximately 10×30.
Video sent to VVNG by Nataly Gonzales showed flames pushing upwards towards the hillside.
The no. 1 lane was closed while fire personnel worked to extinguish the fire and any hotspots.
CHP made contact with a vehicle just before the Highway 395 off-ramp. The driver cooperated with the officer before being allowed to leave.
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