Third Vegetation Fire In Three Hours Tuesday Afternoon

Tuesday June 12, 2018

     Updated--Fire contained and downgraded to two acres.  Mop up will take several hours.  No structures damaged, no injuries reported.  Cause under investigation.

     Fighters are at the scene of Ventura County's third vegetation fire in as many hours Tuesday afternoon, this time, however, it is in Thousand Oaks.

   The fire was reported around 4:30 PM on Arroyo View Street just north of the Rancho Conejo Playfields north of Ventu Park Road and Hillcrest Drive.

    The first engine on scene reported 3-5 acres in light to medium fuels and it was threatening structures in the area.

    Arriving equipment and personnel were setting up structure protection while others will be fighting the fire.