La Pata fire scortches 25 acres north of Camp Pendleton

SAN CLEMENTE, Calif. (KGTV) - Orange County and Camp Pendleton fire crews are fighting a 25-acre fire just outside Camp Pendleton Wednesday.

Orange County Fire Authority said the La Pata fire on Avenida Pico had burned 25 acres as of 3:15 p.m. About 75 firefighters are on scene and forward progress has been stopped, OCFA said.

No injuries or damage to structures had been reported.

Camp Pendleton fire crews are also assisting.

Two helicopters and two air tankers helped douse the flames and an additional strike team was called in for help.

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