By Susan A. Neufeld
UPDATE – Wednesday July 26 – 7:17 p.m.
The 330 is now open in both directions.
UPDATE 3 – Wednesday July 26 – 4:37 p.m.
The creek fire is stopped at under 2 acres. Crews on scene for mop up and containment line. Keeping 330 closed for a few hours.
UPDATE 2 – Wednesday July 26 -3:40 p.m.
Per scanners releasing lots and canceling everything except hand crews.
UPDATE 1 – Wednesday July 26 -3:22 p.m.
Fire is currently holding at about 1/2 acres. Helitankers only are being used on the fire, as it is under power lines, in a non-retardant area.
U S Forest Service, CA Fire and San Bernardino County Fire are responding. This is the Creek Incident.
Running Springs, CA. Highway 330 is closed due to a fire on the side of the mountain. The road is closed from Highland to Live Oak.
The Forest Service is handling this fire at this time. 2 helicopters are working and 2 tankers are on standby.
Will update as information becomes available.