Written by AARON CASTREJON
MOUNTAINS - Ground crews and water-dropping helicopters are dousing a small vegetation fire burning in the Los Angeles and San Bernardino County borders.
After initially describing the acreage as larger, firefighters report the fire has burned 15 acres of the Angeles National Forest near Mt. Baldy Road and Shinn Road. No structures are threatened, according to the Los Angeles County Fire Department.
The California Highway Patrol and Claremont Police have Mt. Baldy Road at Fergus Falls blocked to traffic.
Two water-dropping helicopters from the Los Angeles County Fire Department are providing assistance with the help of night vision.
San Bernardino County firefighters are assisting Los Angeles County Fire, along with the U.S. Forest Service.
Cause investigators with the Los Angeles County Fire Department are en route to determine the fire’s start.