Wild Fire In Big Bear – Called the Maple Fire

7-3-17 UPDATE 2

Air Attack has been released from this incident and crews on scene will monitor the fire overnight. Hand crews will be back on the scene in the morning.

7-3-17 UPDATE 1

One additional fire has been spotted, for a total of 5 (five) fires. Two engines have been ordered from the Forest Service.

Big Bear, CA – At approximately 6:30 PM, a report of fire was called in. A full response was called out and units on scene discovered 4 small spots. Air Attack began making water drops and, subsequently, most all units have been called off, including a dozer that was enroute.

Water drops are continuing and units still on scene will continue with mop-up.