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Lancaster fire chars 230 acres near 138 Hwy

A brushfire in the area of Highway 138 and 245th Street West in Lancaster scorched 230 acres before it was fully contained on Saturday, May 28, 2011.

May 29, 2011 12:00:00 AM PDT
Los Angeles County firefighters are keeping close watch on a fire in Lancaster due to concerns of possible flare-ups.

The blaze scorched 230 acres of brush in the area of Highway 138 and 245th Street West before it was fully contained.

The fire was reported at about 3 p.m. Saturday and was completely out at about 9:30 p.m.

No structures were threatened and no one was injured, said fire officials.

About 100 firefighters battled the blaze.