Cal Fire crushes grass fire near airport

Update: 11:35 a.m., Sept. 28: The spread of the Matthew Fire is stopped but some firefighters remain to be sure no hot spots ignite.

Firefighters are at the scene of a three-acre grass fire near Ramona Airport off Matthew Court on the west side of Montecito Road.

Cal Fire is fighting the fire from the air and the ground and appears to have it under control.

There are some structures in the area, but they are not immediately threatened, Cal Fire reports, noting that firefighters are making good progress on the fire.

Cause of the fire is unknown.

Related posts:

  1. Cal Fire fights 8-acre brush fire in Lakeside
  2. Firefighters extinguish grass fire in Ramona
  3. Wildcat fire threatens structures, grows to 100 acres
  4. Cal Fire battles brush fire at border
  5. Lakeside fire spreads to 12 acres; some evacuate homes

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Posted by Maureen Robertson on Sep 28 2012. Filed under Featured Story, News, Ramona, Sheriff/Fire. You can follow any responses to this entry through the RSS 2.0. You can leave a response or trackback to this entry

4 Comments for “Cal Fire crushes grass fire near airport”

  1. Gail Mikels

    Go, Cal Fire!! Thank you!! :)

    • Dave

      I saw 3 of our local United States Forest Service engines there as well lets not forget about them. I also saw them helping to clean up after fighting the fire by spraying down driveways, structures and vehicles that had been hit by aircraft retardant.

  2. Kitty

    Thank you for posting this so quickly! Everyone is wondering what is going on!

  3. Guest

    Thanks for the notice, Sentinel! Haven't heard anything on the news!

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