220-Acre Fire Breaks out at Camp Pendleton
A 220-acre vegetation fire broke out Saturday at the Camp Pendleton Marine Base.
Camp Pendleton Fire Department crews were working on containment at 5:08 p.m. but the forward rate of spread has been stopped, according to a tweet from Camp Pendleton.
"It poses no threat to anything but smoke will be seen for the remainder of the day," the tweet from the base said.
There is a 220 acre vegetation fire in the X-Ray Impact Area of base. Forward rate of spread has stopped, and CPFD is on scene working containment efforts. It poses no threat to anything but smoke will be seen for the remainder of the day. pic.twitter.com/QXfF1rEIPK— Camp Pendleton (@MCIWPendletonCA) September 20, 2020
The fire is in the X-Ray impact area of the base.