Evacuations ordered as firefighters battle 350-acre brush fire in Cleveland National Forest

ByABC7.com staff via KABC logo
Friday, October 27, 2017
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A brush fire was raging through the Cleveland National Forest near the Wildomar off-highway vehicle area on Thursday, Oct. 26, 2017.

CLEVELAND NATIONAL FOREST (KABC) -- Firefighters are battling a brush fire that quickly spread to at least 350 acres in the Cleveland National Forest south of Lake Elsinore.

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The fire was burning near the Wildomar off-highway vehicle area at the eastern side of the forest, about 10 miles west of Murrieta.

Evacuations were ordered for the Wildomar community along Hixon Truck Trail

DEVELOPING: This story will be updated.