Brush fire burns off northbound I-15 near Poway Road

Posted at 1:27 PM, May 01, 2017
and last updated 2017-05-01 16:34:06-04

Crews are battling a brush fire burning off northbound Interstate 15 near Poway Road.

The fire was reported shortly after 12:45 p.m., according to the California Highway Patrol.

The fire has forced the CHP to close the offramp from I-15 to Poway Road and some northbound lanes. Officials issued a Sig Alert due to the closures.

All Express lanes have been opened for traffic, the CHP said.