SAN BERNARDINO, Calif. (KABC) -- Firefighters made quick work of a small brush fire that broke out Thursday in San Bernardino, which is one of many SoCal regions under a red flag warning.
The vegetation fire ignited in the Santa Ana river bottom near Waterman Avenue north of the 10 Freeway around 8:45 a.m., San Bernardino County fire officials said.
The blaze quickly chewed through 4-5 acres of medium brush before firefighters stopped its forward progression. The cause was under investigation.
The Inland Empire and most other regions across the Southland are under a red flag warning until Friday.
Wind speeds were expected to reach 50 mph in parts of the I.E. with temps in the low 80s.
Forecasters say this is the longest run of red flag warnings they can remember in Southern California.
ABC7 has decided to remove the comments section from stories. We believe very strongly that our audience should have an opportunity to discuss and debate events in our world; however, we have not been able to moderate the comments as well as we would like. Instead of hosting a platform that could allow a few loud and ugly voices to dominate a conversation, we want to encourage everyone to join us on our social media platforms and speak out there.Facebook: facebook.com/abc7Twitter: twitter.com/abc7