Crews stop small brush fire in Lakeside from spreading

Posted at 3:23 PM, Nov 18, 2018
and last updated 2018-11-18 19:44:19-05

LAKESIDE, Calif. (KGTV) -- Crews were able to stop an eight-acre brush fire in Lakeside Sunday afternoon.

According to Cal Fire, the fire broke out on the 14000 block of El Monte Road around 2:30 p.m. The fire burned in a river bottom and scorched eight acres. 

By about 3:45 p.m., the forward spread had been completely stopped, the agency tweeted.

No structures were threatened and no injuries reported.