Written by AARON CASTREJON
UPDATE, 9:25 p.m.: Forward progress on the fire in Hacienda Heights has been stopped. 10 acres have burned, according to the Los Angeles County Fire Department.
HACIENDA HEIGHTS - A two-to-three-acre brush fire is running uphill near South 7th Avenue and East Palm Avenue.
The fire, which was dispatched around 7:22 p.m., poses no threat to nearby structures and has the potential to char eight acres, according to the Los Angeles County Fire Department.
Two helicopters are helping a large number of ground crews extinguish the flames.