The blaze, called the Skyline Fire, was reported just before 5 p.m. near Foothill Parkway and Skyline Drive, according to the Corona Fire Department.
Around 7 p.m., the fires had burned about 25 acres and was 10% contained, according to CAL FIRE/Riverside County Fire Department. About an hour and a half later, officials placed the fire at 51 acres burned and 40% contained.
Vegetation Fire - 4:37 pm Skyline Dr X Foothill Pkwy, Southwest of Corona. 10-15 acres burning at a moderate rate of spread in light flashy fuels and heavy brush. #SkylineFire pic.twitter.com/0VT36msBoD— CAL FIRE/Riverside County Fire Department (@CALFIRERRU) August 14, 2020
Authorities were in the process of closing Trudy Way and Foothill Parkway to traffic, fire officials said.
As a precaution, Corbett Street, Overland Lane, Clearing Circle, Meandering Lane and Burrero Way were evacuated, according to the Corona Fire Department, but all evacuations were lifted at about 9:15 p.m.
#SkylineFIRE [UPDATE] @ 9:15 p.m. All evacuations have been lifted. Please use caution when returning to the area.— CAL FIRE/Riverside County Fire Department (@CALFIRERRU) August 14, 2020
The next update will be Friday, August 14th after 8 a.m. unless significant fire activity occurs. @CoronaFireDept
No injuries were reported.
Officials planned to provide their next update Friday at 8 a.m. "unless significant fire activity occurs."