By Susan A. Neufeld
Running Springs, CA – Report of fire at Running Spring School Road and Hwy 18. The incident is being called the School Fire. E51 is on scene with Forest Service, fire is a 500 x 500 foot spot fire with moderate rate of spread. Multiple agencies are enroute. School Fire is surrounded with wet line around it.
Hwy 18 is closed at Running Springs School Rd. Estimated closure 30 minutes.
Forest service is cancelling aircraft but continuing ground response from all agencies per scanner and SCMALERT.
Firefighters are in the process of mopping up the School Fire