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Whittier brush fire 90 percent contained

A brush fire burned through three acres of brush on Saturday in an unincorporated area near Whittier near the Whittier Narrows Recreation Area.
September 4, 2010 12:00:00 AM PDT
A fire swept through three acres of brush near the Whittier Narrows Recreation Area on Saturday.The blaze was located near Lincoln Avenue and San Gabriel Boulevard.

Firefighters seemed to have the upper hand, but there was no estimate on when they'll have the fire fully contained.

By around 5 p.m. Saturday, the fire was 90 percent contained.

No structures were threatened and no one was injured.

About 60 Los Angeles County firefighters were battling the blaze.

Officials said the fire appears suspicious and is under investigation.


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